Work to close part of Sixth Street

Findlay’s Sixth Street, between Williams Street and Ohio 37, will be closed beginning Wednesday for culvert replacements, county Engineer Chris Long reported. The road closure is expected to last until Wednesday, May 28.

Man with knife holds up Findlay gas station

A man brandishing a knife robbed the Mobil gas station at 1301 N. Main St. tonight, Findlay police report. The holdup was reported at 8:49 p.m. Police said the male robber was wearing a black mask with a skull design over the face, a dark-colored coat with the hood up, and...

Findlay motorist dies after weekend accident

A Findlay motorist has died following a weekend traffic crash on Tiffin Avenue, the Findlay Police Department reported. Rainer Mueller, 61, died at 7:32 p.m. Monday at Blanchard Valley Hospital, according to police. An autopsy was ordered. Police responded to the accident at 6:56...

Water leak damages Bluffton Town Hall

BLUFFTON — A water leak has closed Bluffton Town Hall for business at least through the end of the week, Bluffton Police Chief Rick Skilliter said. The third-floor leak caused damage through the building, which has lost its telephone system and Internet, Skilliter said. For...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...