Congressman Latta to meet with local veterans regarding VA treatment

Congressman Bob Latta wants to hear from local veterans about their treatment from the Veterans Administration. A release from Latta’s office says the Congressman will be at Findlay American Legion Post #3 on Front Street from 11 a.m. until noon. Latta says he wants to hear...

Arson suspects arraigned, victims identified

The three suspects accused of starting a fatal house fire in Fostoria appeared before a judge today on arson and murder charges. Shey L. Weiker, 31, and Charles V. Schaeffer, 44, both of 151 Taft Blvd., and Timothy D. Hall, 20, of 126 Findlay St., appeared this morning before...

Veterans raise concerns about VA delays in meeting with Latta

U.S. Rep. Bob Latta, R-Bowling Green, met with Hancock County veterans today to address concerns about their treatment from the Department of Veterans Affairs. Latta met with the veterans at Findlay American Legion Post #3, where he spoke in front of an audience of approximately...

Poet, author Maya Angelou dies at 86

NEW YORK (AP) — Maya Angelou, a modern Renaissance woman who survived the harshest of childhoods to become a force on stage, screen, the printed page and the inaugural dais, has died. She was 86. Her death was confirmed in a statement issued by Wake Forest University in...

Findlay woman injures man in Logan County crash

A Findlay woman was involved in an alcohol-related crash in Logan County that injured a Dayton ma, according to the Bellefontaine Examiner. Jessica Bess, 37, of Findlay, was operating a golf cart at the Ohio State Eagles Recreation Park, 5118 N. U.S. 68, Bellefontaine, just...

UPDATE: Fire damages mail delivery truck

About 150 pieces of mail were damaged after an engine fire decimated a U.S. Postal Service delivery truck. Findlay firefighters responded to a fire that “completely destroyed” the vehicle’s engine compartment at about 3:50 p.m. Tuesday at 631 Bright Road, said Matt Pickett, the...

UPDATE: Fire damages mail delivery truck

About 150 pieces of mail were damaged after an engine fire decimated a U.S. Postal Service delivery truck. Findlay firefighters responded to a fire that “completely destroyed” the vehicle’s engine compartment at about 3:50 p.m. Tuesday at 631 Bright Road, said Matt Pickett, the...
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Author Maya Angelou dies at 86 in North Carolina

FILE – In this March 4, 2008 file photo, American poet and noevlist Maya Angelou smiles during an interview with The Associated Press in New York. Angelou has died, Wake Forest University said Wednesday, May 28, 2014. She was 86. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File) FILE –...
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AP PHOTOS: Maya Angelou’s life and art

FILE – In this Nov. 3, 1971 file photo, Maya Angelou poses with a copy of her book, “I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings,” in Los Angeles. Angelou, a Renaissance woman and cultural pioneer, has died, Wake Forest University said in a statement Wednesday, May 28,...

Ex-Pats player pleads not guilty in 2012 killings

BOSTON (AP) — Former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez has pleaded not guilty to murder charges in the 2012 deaths of two men he allegedly gunned down after an encounter inside a Boston nightclub. Hernandez appeared in Suffolk Superior Court Wednesday...