Rain locations for meetings planned

Findlay Mayor Lydia Mihalik’s office has announced two indoor locations for this week’s Lydia Listens events in case of rain. The rain location for Lydia Listens in the 5th Ward, scheduled for 5:30 p.m. today at West Park, will be the Findlay Airport, 1615 Gray St....

Findlay boy, 9, runs into vehicle

A 9-year-old Findlay boy was treated at Blanchard Valley Hospital after he ran into a moving vehicle on Western Avenue Tuesday evening. Findlay police reported Xavier Hattery, of Findlay, was running westbound across Western near the Putnam Street intersection at 5:54 p.m. when...

Teen murder suspect to be tried as adult

By BRIAN BOHNERT FOR THE COURIER FOSTORIA — A 17-year-old boy charged in the shooting death of a Fostoria woman last month will be tried as an adult, a Seneca County judge ruled Tuesday. Garrett N. Brown, whose last known address is listed as Findlay, is headed to Seneca...

Meeting planned

Marion Township trustees will hold a special meeting at 8 p.m. Thursday with the Washington Township trustees to discuss the 2015 fire contracts. The meeting will be held in the Washington Township meeting house.

Open house slated at Owens College

Owens Community College will host an open house from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. today on the Findlay campus, according to the college. Students will have the opportunity to talk with faculty to learn about majors offered, complete the admissions application, learn about financial aid,...

‘Mad Scientist’ program planned

The Findlay-Hancock County Public Library is hosting an interactive program called “Mad Scientist Program” on June 16 from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. in the Lindamood Room. Deb Wickerham, a local teacher, will make the presentation, according to the library. Registration is...

Hydrant flushing

The city of Findlay will flush hydrants today from the Blanchard River south to East Hobart Avenue, from South Main Street east to Hancock County 180, from the river south to West Hobart Avenue., and from South Main Street west to the corporation limits.

Public Record

Docket From the public records of the Findlay Police Department and the Hancock County Sheriff’s Office: Police Department Officers responded to a domestic dispute on Foulke Avenue on Sunday. Shoplifting was reported Sunday at the Trenton Avenue Wal-Mart. Police responded...

County jail work approved

The Hancock County Justice Center, 200 W. Crawford Street, is scheduled for more maintenance work. On Tuesday, the commissioners approved three contracts with Quality Contractor Companies, Findlay, for painting and repairs at the center. The company will be paid $14,680 to...

City installs connector trail

By JIM MAURER STAFF WRITER Findlay has installed the first connector trail along a roadway, Hancock Park District Director Gary Pruitt told the board during its regular meeting Tuesday. The trail, funded with a Safe Route to School grant, begins near Sixth and Main streets and...