UPDATE: 2 hurt in accident at Carey plant

CAREY — A malfunctioning or broken auger at Anderson Mineral Processing plant, 1855 Wyandot County 99, Carey, sent Upper Sandusky and Carey men to hospitals with non-life-threatening injuries Tuesday night, the Wyandot County Sheriff’s Office reported. Charles R. Heffelfinger,...
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VIDEO: Taylor meets with supporters at Wilson’s

Lt. Gov. Mary Taylor met with supporters and small business owners at Wilson’s Sandwich Shop in Findlay on Tuesday.

Contract talks with Hancock sheriff’s deputies at standstill

Talks between the county and the union representing Hancock County’s sheriff’s deputies are at a standstill. About 35 members of the Ohio Patrolmen’s Benevolent Association have been working without a contract since March 8, according to a fact finding report released by by the...

Not guilty by reason of insanity plea sought in murder case

A Findlay man who is accused of murdering his infant son has been found to suffer from a sleep disorder, and wants to change his plea to not guilty by reason of insanity, his attorney said Tuesday. Jerrod Hartman, 25, has been charged with an unclassified felony of murder and...

Taylor meets supporters at Wilson’s, praises state’s improved economy

Ohio Lt. Gov. Mary Taylor trumpeted Ohio’s reduced unemployment rate and Gov. John Kasich’s support of small business over lunch with 14 Republicans today at Wilson’s Sandwich Shop. The Republican Kasich-Taylor ticket, up for election this year, won the endorsement today of small...

RNC recommends Cleveland for 2016 convention

WASHINGTON (AP) — A Republican National Committee panel is recommending Cleveland to host the party’s 2016 presidential convention. The Republicans’ site selection committee on Tuesday reviewed bids from Cleveland and Dallas. Both cities went into Tuesday’s...

Correction: Van Buren schools’ meeting at Allen Township building

Tonight’s Van Buren schools’ meeting will be at 6:30 p.m. in the Allen Township building, 12829 Ohio 613. Incorrect information appeared in Tuesday’s edition of The Courier.

Putnam County man sentenced to life in prison for rape conviction

OTTAWA — A Continental man was sentenced this morning to life in prison after he was found guilty of raping a young girl. A jury found Timothy W. Good, 53, guilty of raping a 9-year-old girl and gross sexual imposition toward a 5-year-old girl, felonies of the first and third...

NCAA suggests contact limits for football practice

The NCAA is suggesting that football teams hold no more than two contact practices per week during the season in guidelines that grew out of a safety and concussion summit early this year. Practice limits were among several recommendations released Monday by the NCAA, which...
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A look at legal pot as Washington stores prepare

Cannabis City owner James Lathrop briefly leans against the exterior of his new recreational marijuana store Monday, July 7, 2014, in Seattle. The shop will be the first and, initially, only store in Seattle to legally sell recreational pot when sales begin Tuesday. (AP...