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Cochran win in Miss. a blow to tea party movement

U.S. Sen. Thad Cochran, R-Miss., addresses supporters and volunteers at his runoff election victory party Tuesday, June 24, 2014, at the Mississippi Children’s Museum in Jackson, Miss. Cochran defeated state Sen. Chris McDaniel of Ellisville, in a primary runoff for the GOP...

Carey police arrest Upper Sandusky man on importuning charge

A concerned mother helped Carey police make an arrest this week. The department’s Facebook page says the mother told officers a 42-year-old man was making inappropriate comments to her 15-year-old daughter. Police staged a covert investigation, which led to the arrest of...

Section of East Main Cross Street closed starting today

East Main Cross Street will be closed between Blanchard Street and Osborn Avenue starting today as crews replace the bridge over Lye Creek, according to Hancock County Engineer Christopher Long. The closure is expected to last until Sept. 30, weather permitting. There will be no...

Hancock County jobless rate stays flat; other area counties see declines

Hancock County’s unemployment rate stayed flat at 4 percent from April to May, the state reported. Jobless rates declined among most neighboring counties last month, the State Job and Family Services Department reported. May unemployment rates among neighboring counties, with...

Nancy Dreisbach

Nancy Vivian Dreisbach, 50, of Findlay, died at 11:25 a.m. Tuesday at Blanchard Valley Hospital. Arrangements are pending at Coldren-Crates Funeral Home.

A tale of two cities

By SARA ARTHURS Staff Writer GLANDORF — It’s a tale of two Glandorfs. Residents of Glandorf, Ohio, which was originally settled by immigrants from Glandorf, Germany, will be hosting guests from their namesake village this week. A delegation of 53 guests from Glandorf,...

Findlay Radio Club to host demonstration

The Findlay Radio Club will host its annual field day from 2 p.m. to 10 p.m. Saturday at Van Buren State Park. The event will be held in the shelter off of Township Road 229 at the park’s south entrance. Club members will demonstrate their emergency communication abilities...

Senior Center to host seminar

A free financial seminar, sponsored by AARP, will be held from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. July 10 in the Fitzgerald Room of the Senior Center, 339 E. Melrose Ave. A certified financial planner will discuss saving, investing and how to protect against fraud, scams and identity theft....

Public Record

Docket From the public records of the Findlay Police Department and the Hancock County Sheriff’s Office: Police Department Tools were taken Sunday from a home under construction in the 2200 block of Beecher Avenue. A window was broken on a tractor-trailer at 218 Ash Ave....