Horstman named Ottawa-Glandorf superintendent

The Ottawa-Glandorf school board today hired Don Horstman to be the district’s new superintendent. Horstman is currently the superintendent of Kalida Local Schools. He will start his new job Aug. 1, and was given a three-year contract. Kevin Brinkman, the Ottawa-Glandorf...

Man stabbed in Findlay

A 22-year-old man was stabbed four times early Saturday during an argument in a parking lot at 2231 Jennifer Lane, Findlay police reported. Thomas Wise was taken to Blanchard Valley Hospital, where he was being treated, police said. Police did not report on Wise’s condition or...

The Courier wins seven statewide awards

COLUMBUS – The Courier today won seven statewide awards for journalistic excellence during 2013. The recognition came from the Ohio Associated Press Media Editors Association, made up of Ohio daily newspapers and broadcast stations that are members of the not-for-profit...

Motorcyclist killed, Cygnet woman hurt in crash

PIONEER — A motorcyclist from West Unity was killed and his passenger, a Cygnet woman, was injured Sunday in a three-vehicle crash at Pioneer in Williams County. Craig W. Parliament, 66, of West Unity, was pronounced dead at the scene of the 6:21 p.m. crash at the intersection of...

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.

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

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...

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...

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...

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...