Woman shot in Fostoria

Fostoria police are investigating the shooting of a woman in Fostoria Wednesday night. According to scanner traffic, Wood County Sheriff’s Department reported receiving a 9-1-1 call  just before 11:30 p.m. in which the caller reported a break-in and the shooting of his...

Additional part of West Sandusky Street to be closed Thursday morning

West Sandusky Street will be closed eastbound at Emma Street from 8:30 a.m. until 2 p.m. Thursday for trench repair work at Winthrop Drive, according to the City of Findlay’s Engineering Department. The city is asking that travelers avoid the area if at all possible during...

On Deck: Plenty of district action today

There’s a big day of prep tournament action, weather permitting, and we’ll have the latest on all of the action from around the region for you today here at The Courier. There is plenty of district softball action on the schedule tonight. Findlay takes on Three Rivers Athletic...

Glessner Avenue closed Thursday

Glessner Avenue between Adams and West Sandusky Streets will be closed during the day on Thursday for water line repair work, according to the City of Findlay’s Engineering Department. Glessner Avenue will re-opened by 5 p.m. Thursday. Anyone who may need access to the...

Like two ships passing in the night

By SARA ARTHURS STAFF WRITER When one spouse works a different shift than the other, a couple doesn’t get much time to spend together, but they may find there are advantages, too, such as not having to pay for child care. Take Marisel and John Brant of Findlay, both of whom...

Support group meeting slated

PALS (Persons Affected by a Loved One’s Suicide) will meet at 7 p.m. Thursday on the second floor of the Ruse Building, above the emergency room at Blanchard Valley Hospital. The group is free and open to all those grieving the death of a loved one from suicide, and is...

Library to host book discussion

OTTAWA — The Putnam County District Library in Ottawa will have a discussion of “The Book Thief,” by Markus Zusak at 6:30 p.m. May 28. Participants should register at the library and pick up a copy of the book.

Riverbend to host program for kids

Chris Allen, Hancock Park District program assistant, will lead a Kids in the Park program about logs from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. June 14 at Shelter 1 in Riverbend Recreation Area. For more information, call the park district office at 419-425-PARK/7275.

Hydrant flushing

The city of Findlay will flush hydrants today from Hancock County 95 south to Norfolk Southern Railroad, from Hancock County 95 west to CSX railroad, on North Main Street from the Blanchard River north to Hancock County 99 and east to CXS railroad.

Candidates sought for O-G board seat

OTTAWA — The Ottawa-Glandorf schools is looking for someone to fill a seat on its board by its June 10 meeting. All applicants must submit a notice of intent in writing to Ottawa-Glandorf Superintendent Kevin Brinkman. The board may interview candidates to ascertain their...