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VIDEO: Construction begins at West Sandusky crossings

Construction has started at Norfolk Southern’s railroad crossings on West Sandusky Street. The closure, which started Monday, will see the two crossings repaired and has detoured Western Avenue and West Sandusky Street traffic down nearby residential streets.

UPDATE: WITH VIDEO: Five injured in series of accidents on I-75

Five people were injured, two seriously, and a section of Interstate 75 was shut down for two hours after a series of accidents on the highway Monday, the Findlay post of the State Highway Patrol reported. The string of accidents began at 11:29 a.m., the patrol said. A 1999 BMW...

Riverdale Teacher Suspension

Toledo News Now, Breaking News, Weather, Sports, ToledoToledo News Now, Breaking News, Weather, Sports, Toledo Ongoing Coverage: Video causes teacher’s suspension:May 15, 2014: Source The Courier Copy of the official statements by school staff: Source WTOL

UPDATE: Multiple injury accidents reported on I-75

A multiple-vehicle injury accident occurred on northbound Interstate 75 at the Ohio 15/U.S. 68 interchange, while a second accident involving a motorcycle has also been reported on northbound I-75 near the Findlay rest area. At least one person was injured in the motorcycle...

McLane Company to open new Findlay grocery distribution center

McLane Company is the business which will eventually employ 425 people at an average wage of $57,000 per year on Findlay’s north end by 2016. The company’s name was being withheld by local economic development and government leaders while it sought financial...

Mayor to hold public meetings in each city ward

Mayor Lydia Mihalik will hold public meetings in each of the city’s seven wards, starting Wednesday. The first meeting will be for sixth ward residents. It will be held Wednesday at 5:30 p.m. in the Municipal Building in council chambers. A meeting for seventh ward residents will...

Injury accident reported on northbound I-75

An injury accident involving a commercial vehicle was reported at 10:27 a.m. on northbound Interstate 75 at mile marker 160. Allen Township Fire Department and the State Highway Patrol are responding to the accident scene. Additional details

The Courier, Allegra, Findlay Digital Design customers: Please use Hardin Street entrance during road work

Customers to The Courier, Allegra printing, and Findlay Digital Design should use the newspaper’s entrance at West Hardin Street and Western Avenue during construction on West Sandusky Street. Signs will direct customers to parking near the building’s entrances.

The Nickel Plate Historical & Technical Society

Milepost 833 As many of you know, I am the Membership Director of the Nickel Plate Historical and Technical Society. The NKPHTS was founded in 1966, two years after the New York, Chicago & St. Louis Railroad, the Nickel Plate Road, ceased to exist due to a merger with the...

Track and Field Honor Roll

Boys Track Shot Put “‡1. Carrizales, Patrick Henry 51-2 1/4 “‡2. Combs, Liberty-Benton 50-9 “‡3. Calkins, Findlay 50-6 “‡4. Goble, Carey 50-4 “‡5. Inniger, Arlington 49-5 “‡6. Myers, Patrick Henry 49-1 1/2 “‡7. Recker, Ottawa-Glandorf...