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Update: Fostorian hurt in rollover crash on County 18

A Fostoria woman was injured today when the GMC Suburban she was driving hit a railroad crossing gate and then overturned on Hancock County 18, northeast of Findlay. Tamme Morehart, 40, was taken to Blanchard Valley Hospital by Hanco Ambulance, the Hancock County Sheriff’s Office...

New distribution center to share tax savings

McLane Co., which will open a grocery distribution center on Findlay’s north end in 2016, eventually employing 425, will benefit from two large tax breaks, state and city officials announced Tuesday. The business won a $3.6 million job creation tax credit from the state. McLane...

Thunderstorms on the way

A narrow line of thunderstorms will move across Hancock County between 2:15 a.m. and 3:30 a.m., the National Weather Service says. At 1:55 a.m., weather service radar showed strong thunderstorms along a line from 20 miles west of Deshler to 31 miles west of Ada, and moving east...

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...

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...

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...

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...

UPDATED: Marathon buys 1,342 Hess stations in East, South for $2.87 billion

FINDLAY, Ohio (AP) — The Hess name will disappear from gas station signs after a $2.87 billion deal to sell the chain to Marathon Petroleum Corp.’s Speedway, but the holidays will still see the popular Hess toy truck. The deal gives Marathon Petroleum the retail operations...

UPDATE: Fostoria police arrest three teens in burglary and slaying

Three men wanted in connection to a Wednesday night burglary-turned-homicide were taken into custody Thursday, less than 24 hours after the manhunt began. Tyson Ogg, 18, Garrett Brown, 17, and Dallas Salaz, 19, were arrested by Fostoria police Thursday afternoon after an in-depth...

Injury accident reported in front of Findlay post office

Findlay police and Hanco Emergency Medical Service personnel are responding to a reported injury accident in front of the Findlay post office, 229 E. Main Cross St., about 10:43 a.m. A pedestrian was apparently struck by a vehicle. Additional information will be posted when it is...