Hydrant flushing

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

Findlay residents face drug charges

Two Findlay residents have been charged with selling drugs in the city. Tonya L. Gipson, 22, was indicted on two counts of drug trafficking, third- and fourth-degree felonies. Gipson allegedly sold less than the bulk amount of oxycodone on Oct. 10, and less than 1 gram of heroin...

Public Record

Docket From the public records of the Findlay Police Department and the Hancock County Sheriff’s Office: Police Department A Findlay motorist was jailed for driving while intoxicated Saturday in the 1200 block of Lima Avenue. Cash and an Android tablet were taken Sunday...

Findlay firm to replace Arlington waterlines

By ERIC SCHAADT Staff Writer ARLINGTON — A Findlay firm will replace waterlines in a portion of Arlington, Village Council decided Monday. JDR Excavating was awarded a contract to replace waterlines along part of Main Cross Street and in the Sunset addition vicinity for...

Richard Reeder

BLUFFTON — Richard S. Reeder, 87, of Bluffton, died Monday at Mennonite Memorial Home, Bluffton. Arrangements are pending at Chiles-Laman Funeral & Cremation Services, Bluffton.

Amanda Burgbacher

FOSTORIA — Amanda Jo Burgbacher, 66, of Fostoria, died Sunday at her residence. Arrangements are pending at Harrold-Floriana Funeral Home, Fostoria.

‘Lego Movie’ set at Findlay library

“The Lego Movie” will be shown during Family Movie Night at the Findlay-Hancock County Public Library at 5:30 p.m. today in the Lindamood Room, where popcorn will be served. Families are welcome to bring drinks or additional snacks. Registration is not required to...

Man charged with abduction

CAREY — A Findlay man was arrested following a domestic dispute with a woman in a moving car on Monday. Philip Mowery, no age available, was charged with abduction, according to the Wyandot County Sheriff’s Office. The sheriff’s office reported that a dispute...

School playground work planned

By BRIAN BOHNERT FOR THE COURIER FOSTORIA — The playground at Fostoria’s Longfellow Elementary School will undergo a makeover thanks to donations from two organizations. Fostoria school board on Monday accepted a total of $15,000 that will go toward upgrading the...

Verna Catherine Gnew

Verna Catherine Gnew, 94, of Findlay, formally of Maple Heights, Ohio, died June 16, 2014. She was born May 6, 1920 in Wehrum, Indiana County, PA to the late Gordon and C. Elizabeth (Stewart) Francis. Verna was a graduate of Sagamore High School, Sagamore, PA in 1937 and Indiana...