Tower crane rescue drill planned for Tuesday

Findlay Fire Department will conduct a tower crane rescue drill Tuesday afternoon in the construction zone of Marathon Petroleum Corp.’s  East Sandusky Street parking garage, Marathon reported. As part of the drill, emergency equipment may be parked in the area and lights and...

Accident snarls traffic on I-75 near Cygnet

An accident involving a semitrailer has slowed traffic to a crawl on southbound Interstate 75 near Cygnet, according to scanner traffic and the Ohio Department of Transportation. No injuries have been reported. ODOT’s OHGO website reports that traffic is backed up for...

Injury reported in South Blanchard Street accident

At least one injury is being reported in an two-vehicle accident at the corner of South Blanchard and East Lincoln streets in Findlay, according to scanner traffic. One person involved in the crash was reporting problems breathing; Findlay Fire Department is responding to the accident.

Three arrested in Deshler meth lab busts

DESHLER — Three people have been charged as an investigation continues into two discovered methamphetamine labs. At about 12:35 a.m. Saturday, law enforcement entered 640 E. Holmes St., Lot 56, and discovered the first lab, according to the Henry County Sheriff’s Office. Deputies...

North Main Street flags vandalized

Flag City’s flags are getting vandalized along North Main Street. According to Karl Kuhlman, who, along with Nick Moser, buys and displays the flags just north of the Findlay Downtown Improvement District’s boundary, six flags have been sliced and the material either left to hang...
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A Little Freight Car Kitbashing

Milepost 854 Images, NMRA Bulletin Ken Chamberlain has published a series of one-page idea sketches in the NMRA Bulletin for years. I mentioned a few months ago that I had purchased a huge cache of old Bulletins from the NWORRP group and, now that the wedding is behind us,...

New book releases topic of program

The Findlay-Hancock County Public Library will host a lunch to talk about upcoming book releases from 12:15 p.m. to 1:15 p.m. Thursday in the Lindamood Room. Participants are asked to bring a lunch. They will learn about the most popular new book releases in August and September,...

New book releases topic of program

The Findlay-Hancock County Public Library will host a lunch to talk about upcoming book releases from 12:15 p.m. to 1:15 p.m. Thursday in the Lindamood Room. Participants are asked to bring a lunch. They will learn about the most popular new book releases in August and September,...

WITH VIDEO: Curling up with a cat and a good book

By SARA ARTHURS STAFF WRITER It isn’t just children who like being read a story. Cats and kittens at the Humane Society and SPCA of Hancock County also seem to be enjoying the experience this summer. The Humane Society has launched a new program called Happy Tales, in which...

Volunteers sought for new mentoring program

Children’s Mentoring Connection is looking for volunteers to participate in its new school-based mentoring programs. Group and one-on-one mentoring will be offered at Jacobs Primary, Bigelow Hill Intermediate, Glenwood Middle School and Cory-Rawson School. Times are...