Findlay Schools seeking site for new bus garage

Findlay City Schools may build a new bus garage on three acres of city-owned land along Broad Avenue. The school board went into closed, executive session Monday to discuss the possibility of purchasing the land or proposing a land swap with the city. The property, located near...

2 injured in early morning Findlay crash

Two people were injured in a car crash early Monday on North Main Street in Findlay. Hayley Workman, 18, of Bloomdale, lost control of her vehicle at about 2:20 a.m. in the 1500 block of North Main Street. Her vehicle crossed the center lane and hit a curb, a pole and a tree,...

CSX expanding North Baltimore facility

NORTH BALTIMORE — The already-large CSX railyard in North Baltimore is getting bigger. In what is reportedly a $43 million expansion, CSX is expanding its lift capacity by about 50 percent by adding two cranes and expanding tracks. It also is adding new receiving and departure...

Time Warner Cable to hire more than 30 for direct sales jobs

Time Warner Cable will be hiring more than 30 employees for full-time direct sales positions in Bowling Green and Findlay. Company representatives will interview qualified candidates for the sales positions from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesday at 205 Crystal Ave. Time Warner Cable...

L-B discloses attorney fees in Badertscher case, will appeal judge’s ruling

Liberty-Benton School District has paid nearly $70,000 in legal fees during its effort to fire teacher Mark Badertscher, and the case is not over. A Hancock County judge last month reinstated Badertscher, ruling the school board failed to prove it had good cause for the firing....

Findlay Civil Service Commission to meet Wednesday

The Findlay Civil Service Commission will meet at 11:30 a.m. Wednesday in the Municipal Building’s conference room No. 1 on the third floor. This meeting was not listed in The Courier’s meeting notices section in today’s paper.

Putnam County sheriff looking for masked burglar

The Putnam County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a complaint of a masked person who walked into an unlocked Jackson Township residence on Saturday. The person entered the residence early Saturday morning, where he came into contact with one of the residence’s...
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Police officer slain by killer who sought fame

A person lays on the ground near evidence markers as officials investigate the scene where a Jersey City Police Department officer was shot and killed while responding to a call at a 24-hour pharmacy, Sunday, July 13, 2014, in Jersey City, N.J. Officer Melvin Santiago was shot in...
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Man accused of starting N. California wildfire

FILE – In this July 11, 2014 photo, a member of an inmate firefighting crew works on the Bully fire near Ono, Calif. A 27-year-old man who was allegedly at an illegal marijuana plot is suspected of starting a wildfire that has burned about 6 square miles of forested land in...
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Obama seeks governors’ support on immigrant kids

FILE – This June 6, 2013, file photo shows House Intelligence Committee Chairman Rep. Mike Rogers, R-Mich., speaking during a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington. On a talk show Sunday morning July 13, 2014, Rogers said President Barack Obama “has tools in...