Findlay pharmacy evacuated after bomb threat

Findlay’s Rite Aid pharmacy at Main and Center streets was evacuated today after the store received a bomb threat, Findlay police report. Police said they searched the building and found “nothing suspicious.” A store employee received a phone call about 4:22 p.m. today “from a...
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VIDEO: Veteran receives overdue medals

Findlay Iraq War veteran James Goshe was presented with 8 overdue service medals and ribbons during a ceremony on Tuesday at the Hancock County Veterans Service Office. Sen. Sherrod Brown and Hancock County Veterans Services Director Nichole Coleman presented Goshe with the...

Ohio State: Injured QB Miller done for the season

COLUMBUS (AP) — Ohio State says quarterback Braxton Miller will miss the 2014 season after re-injuring his throwing shoulder. Miller, a two-time Big Ten player of the year, left practice in pain Monday after making a throw. Ohio State said Tuesday Miller will require surgery....

Findlay veteran receives overdue medals

U. S. Sen. Sherrod Brown stopped in Findlay today to honor Army veteran James Goshe. Goshe, a Findlay resident and Iraq war veteran, was presented with 12 medals and ribbons at the Hancock County Veterans Service office in Findlay. “It’s like closing the final chapter,” Goshe...

Key suspect in Fostoria arson to stand trial this October

Shey L. Weiker, the key suspect in a Fostoria arson fire that killed two people, will stand trial for her alleged crimes in October, according to the Review-Times. Weiker, 31, of 151 Taft Blvd., Fostoria, entered a plea of not guilty by reason of insanity June 18 to charges of...

Heroin discovered during I-75 traffic stop

The State Highway Patrol seized an estimated $136,000 worth of heroin in Findlay. Christopher Triplett, 42, of Detroit, was found with 2 pounds of heroin at about 12:49 a.m. Sunday on Interstate 75 near U.S. 224, according to the Findlay post of the State Highway Patrol. Triplett...

Man charged with marijuana possession after I-75 stop

State troopers say they discovered about 4 pounds of marijuana in a North Carolina man’s vehicle when he was stopped on Interstate 75 in Findlay. A rented 2014 Honda Civic was stopped at about 10:50 p.m. Friday for speeding on Interstate 75 near U.S. 224, according to the Findlay...

On Deck: Big volleyball match at New Riegel

There’s plenty of prep volleyball and soccer on tap today and we’ll have the latest on all of the action for you here at The Courier. McComb travels to New Riegel in a battle of two of the area’s top volleyball programs. Riverdale travels to Carey in another all-area matchup. In...

Unemployment rates up in Hancock, most neighboring counties

Hancock County’s unemployment rate increased in July to 4.8 percent from 4.5 percent in June, the state reported today. It was the seventh-lowest rate among Ohio’s 88 counties and much lower than Hancock County’s 6.3 percent in July 2013, the state Job and Family Services...