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Prison time for woman charged in baby sitter death

OGDEN, Utah (AP) — A Utah woman accused of helping her husband dump their teenage baby sitter’s body in the woods after a night of sex and drugs has been sentenced to up to five years in prison. A state judge sentenced 41-year-old Dea Millerberg in an emotional hearing on...

Lima man injured in Findlay crash

A Lima man was injured in a two-vehicle accident that happened at 9:40 a.m. at the intersection of Hancock County 236 and Fostoria Avenue. Findlay police said J. Norbert Howe, 87, was taken to Blanchard Valley Hospital with neck pain and some cuts. Connie Grunden, 51, of...

On Deck: Northern 10 volleyball openers tonight

It’s the first night of play in a new conference for a trio of area volleyball teams and we’ll have the latest on all of the local sports action from across the region for you here at The Courier. Carey travels to Upper Sandusky and Mohawk hosts Colonel Crawford in volleyball...
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Ledecky wins 2 gold at Pan Pacs; Franklin misses out

GOLD COAST, Australia (AP) — Katie Ledecky grinned and nodded her head, very slightly, in a show of approval as she surveyed the times on the scoreboard for the 800-meter freestyle. After starting her opening night program with a gold medal in the 200 free at the Pan Pacific...
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AP source: Lynx’s Moore has won WNBA MVP award

Minnesota’s Maya Moore has won the WNBA most valuable player award, a person close to the situation told The Associated Press on Wednesday night. Moore will receive the award Thursday night in Minnesota before the Lynx face San Antonio in the first game of the Western...
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Bodies of 3 climbers retrieved from Mount Rainier

SEATTLE (AP) — The location of the three bodies was revealed by the melting snow, but getting to them was another matter. They were high on a glacier at one of the most treacherous spots on Mount Rainier, an area pummeled by falling ice and rocks. So rangers borrowed a tool from...

Funding available for hunger programs

United Way of Hancock County has announced the availability of funding for programs and services addressing food insecurity in Hancock County. The funds are made available from the Halt Hunger Initiative. Any organization in Hancock County with a 501 charity status, faith-based...

Youth eligible for gardening contests

Gardening contests will be open to Hancock County youth during the Hancock County Fair. Entries will be accepted in the youth building from 3:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. Tuesday. Children ages 8 and under who raised sunflowers and/or pumpkins this summer are eligible to enter one pumpkin...

Daily flower shows planned during fair

As part of the activities for the Hancock County Fair’s 75th anniversary, there will be a different flower show each day from Aug. 27-30. The fair will also feature garden club flower displays as in past years. Entry costs will be $1 for each arrangement. Entries must be...