Fire damages Findlay house

An electrical fire on Friday damaged a home on the western side of Findlay. Wiring from an attic ventilation fan caught fire at about 11:44 a.m. at 607 Edith Ave., said Gene Stump, chief of the Liberty Township Fire Department. The fire damaged the roof and a bedroom, causing...

Carey holds groundbreaking ceremony for new school

CAREY — It was a blue and white day for Carey schools on Friday. The school colors were worn by many in the crowd, and also adorned balloons launched into a blue and white sky as a groundbreaking ceremony was held for Carey’s new school. It also was a day of community pride. With...
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New Carey High School groundbreaking ceremony

  A groundbreaking ceremony was held on Friday at the site of the new Carey High School on South Vance Street. The new school, which will host pre-kindergarten through 12th grade, is set for a 2016 opening.

Fire damages roof at Ohio Logistics building

Findlay firefighters responded to a smoky roof fire Friday at an Ohio Logistics building at 1800 Industrial Drive in Findlay’s Tall Timbers industrial park. Firefighters were called at 3:57 p.m. and contained the blaze to the building’s roof. The fire was under control by 4:13...
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Inventor pushes solar panels for roads, highways

In this May 2014, photo provided by Solar Roadways, Scott and Julie Brusaw stand for a photo on a prototype solar-panel parking area at their company’s business in Sandpoint, Idaho. Scott Brusaw’s idea for solar-powered roads has gone viral and raised more than $1.4...

Feds expect no charges in Findlay massage parlor case

The high-profile federal raid of a Findlay massage parlor and others across Ohio will apparently yield no charges. FBI agents in November seized evidence from Top Relax Massage, 825 Tiffin Ave., while investigating allegations of prostitution and human trafficking. No charges are...
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World Cup final: Magical Messi or united Germany?

Argentina’s Lionel Messi sits during a training session in Vespesiano, near Belo Horizonte, Brazil, Thursday, July 10, 2014. On Sunday, Argentina faces Germany for the World Cup final soccer match in Rio de Janeiro. (AP Photo/Victor R. Caivano) Argentina’s Lionel...
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Wie misses the cut at Royal Birkdale

China’s Shanshan Feng holds up her ball after a putt on the 9th green during the second day of the Women’s British Open golf championship on the Royal Birkdale Golf Club, Southport, England, Friday July 11, 2014. (AP Photo/Scott Heppell) China’s Shanshan Feng...
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Texas shooting suspect collapses twice in court

Ronald Lee Haskell collapses as he appears in court on Friday, July 11, 2014, in Houston. Haskell, 33, is accused of killing his ex-wife’s sister, Katie Stay, her husband and the children, ranging in age from 4 to 14, after binding and putting them face-down on the floor of...

Anthrax scare reveals more CDC lab safety problems

NEW YORK (AP) — Citing an anthrax scare and a recurring problem with safety, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Friday shut down two research labs and stopped shipping highly dangerous germs to other labs. One of the closed facilities was involved an...