Kasich, Boehner to help dedicate Oxley Government Center in Findlay

Gov. John Kasich and U.S. House Speaker John Boehner will be in Findlay on Monday as they join former U.S. Rep. Michael Oxley for the dedication of the Michael G. Oxley Government Center at the Hancock Historical Museum. The dedication is scheduled for 5 p.m. at the museum, 422...

Fire damages Findlay home

Fire damaged a home at 5:37 a.m. Sunday at 630 W. Sandusky St., the Findlay Fire Department said. No one was home at the time of the incident. The fire started in the rear of the home and spread to the basement, the first floor and the second floor. Additional details were not...

Updated: Findlay, New Riegel men injured in crash near Fostoria

FOSTORIA — Two men were injured in a two-vehicle collision Monday morning at the intersection of Ohio 587 and Seneca County Road 18, southeast of Fostoria. Jonathan Ayers, 44, of Findlay, and Eric Bouillon, 31, of New Riegel, were taken to ProMedica Fostoria Community Hospital by...

Power restored to Tiffin after bird’s nest causes fire

A bird’s nest at an AEP Ohio substation caught fire this morning, temporarily knocking out power to half of Tiffin. The fire burned a cable and triggered an automatic safety switch, causing the outage at the substation, located at Ohio 101 and Seneca County 15, northeast of...

Van Buren Schools to host meeting to discuss levy survey results

After its May bond issue was voted down, Van Buren School District is seeking input before deciding whether another levy should appear on the November ballot. The district is hosting a meeting Tuesday night to discuss the results of a survey it gave the community a chance to take...

Oxley Government Center dedicated at museum

Hancock Historical Museum dedicated its Michael G. Oxley Government Center on Monday during a private ceremony attended by the former U.S. representative and Findlay native, and other dignitaries. Oxley, 70, was joined by U.S. House Speaker John Boehner and U.S. Rep. Bob Latta in...

Arlington may put 2 levies on ballot

ARLINGTON — A pair of levies — a new one and a renewal — are expected to appear on the November ballot to help fund the Arlington Fire Department. Village Council on Monday gave the first of three required readings to ordinances that would place the issues before the electorate....

North Baltimore to hire new village administrator

The manager of a Michigan village is likely to become the next village administrator of North Baltimore. During a special meeting scheduled at 7:15 p.m. Tuesday, North Baltimore Council will consider legislation to hire Donna Dettling of Dexter, Mich., at a starting salary of...

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...

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.