Northbound I-75 blocked for 3 hours

NORTH BALTIMORE — Both northbound lanes of I-75 in Wood County were blocked for about three hours early Wednesday by accidents and disabled vehicles. The problems began about 4:15 a.m., between North Baltimore and Cygnet. Initial reports indicated that one or more trucks had...

Children’s Museum of Findlay names executive director

Erin Poling has been named executive director of the Children’s Museum of Findlay. Poling previously served as the event coordinator for the Arts Partnership, and as the adult services director for Blanchard Valley Industries through the Hancock County Board of Developmental...

Man indicted on assault charge following dispute at The Cube

A Findlay man has been indicted after a reported assault at The Cube. Austin D. Hickle, 24, was charged with a fourth-degree felony of aggravated assault stemming from a March 29 dispute. Hickle is charged with acting suddenly at the provocation of Ian Fleck, according to his...

Tornado watch issued for Seneca, Wyandot, Hardin counties until 9 p.m.

The National Weather Service has issued a tornado watch for most of Ohio — including Seneca, Wyandot and Hardin counties — until 9 p.m. today. The weather service’s Storm Prediction Center says there is a moderate risk of tornadoes, severe wind gusys and hail 2 inches in...

Flood watch issued through this afternoon

The National Weather Service has issued a flood watch for northwestern Ohio — including Hancock, Putnam, Wood, Wyandot, Seneca, Henry and Allen counties  — through this afternoon. Heavy rains from showers and thunderstorms could drop 1 to 2 inches of rain on the area, the weather...

Wednesday’s Scoreboard

PREP SOFTBALL Tuesday’s District Games Division I Toledo Start 3, Fremont Ross 1, suspended, 5 Division II Fostoria 12, Toledo Woodward 0 Port Clinton 11, Toledo Scott 0 Lake 2, Toledo Central Catholic 1 Lexington 1, Norwalk 0 Bryan at Defiance, ppd. rescheduled Wednesday,...

I-75 Northbound Closed In North Baltimore

If you’re morning commute includes a trip up I-75 northbound you’ll want to give yourself extra time.  The State Highway Patrol reports multiple vehicles were involved in several crashes on the interstate a little after 4 a.m.  The accidents have closed both...

UPDATE: Northbound I-75 open again in Wood County

NORTH BALTIMORE —The northbound lanes of I-75 in Wood County were blocked by accidents and disabled vehicles starting at about 4:15 a.m. today. Problems were being reported on the highway between North Baltimore and Cygnet. Initial reports indicated that one or more trucks had...

Camp Fire honors seven ‘Absolutely Incredible Kids’

Camp Fire of Northwest Ohio honored seven youths Tuesday for their positive contributions to the community at its annual On Behalf of Youth award luncheon program at Winebrenner Seminary. The seven, given Absolutely Incredible Kid awards, were nominated by parents, neighbors,...

Girl Scout volunteer honored for 30 years of service

Christy West, of Findlay, was recognized for 30 years of service to the Girl Scouts at the Girl Scouts of Western Ohio’s awards ceremony for adult volunteers, held May 6. The event is held annually to celebrate the commitment, enthusiasm and talents of trained volunteers...