I-75 motorcycle crash injures 2

Two Michigan residents were injured Friday when their motorcycle overturned at an Interstate 75 rest area in Hancock County. John Sedlack, 50, of Owosso, Michigan, the motorcycle driver, and his passenger, Julie Edick, 59, of Flint, Michigan, suffered serious but...

Maumee Watershed Conservancy District agrees to start flood plan for Ottawa

The Maumee Watershed Conservancy District has agree to begin work on the flood control plan for the lower Blanchard River and the Village of Ottawa. The conservancy voted Wednesday to take over leadership of the project at the request of both Ottawa Village Council and the...

GSW Manufacturing founder Kohei Suzuki dies

Kohei Suzuki, the founder of GSW Manufacturing in Findlay’s Tall Timbers Industrial Park, died on August 2 at the age of 83 in Toyota City, Japan. Suzuki founded GSW Manufacturing in 1989, establishing the first fully-owned Japanese company in Findlay and Hancock County. He...
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UN: death toll from Syrian civil war tops 191,000

GENEVA (AP) — The death toll from three years of Syria’s civil war has risen to more than 191,000 people, the United Nations reported Friday. The figure, covering the period from March 2011 to April 2014, is the first issued by the U.N.’s human rights office since...

Fog Delays Area Schools

Fog in the area has resulted in several local schools announcing delayed start times. Click here for for a complete list of local school delays and closings.

WITH VIDEO: Garden club rakes in state awards

By JEANNIE WILEY WOLF Staff Writer The Findlay Garden Club and three of its members have received major awards from the Ohio Association of Garden Clubs, including Jan and Rob Young as the Ohio Gardeners of the Year. Mary Schwepe was also recognized during an awards ceremony held...

Benefit planned for family left homeless after fire

A benefit for the family of Cynthia and Mario Hernandez, of Findlay, will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday at Riverside Park. The family has been homeless since a house fire on July 18. Friends of the family are holding the benefit to raise money to help the Hernandezes with expenses,...

Church to host food pantry

Findlay Evangelical Free Church, 2515 Heatherwood drive, will host a mobile food pantry Saturday. Distribution will begin by 8:15 a.m. and continue until the food runs out. Numbers will be handed out in random order to those arriving prior to 7 a.m. The pantry has been funded by...

Wilson reunion to be held Sunday

ADA — The annual Wilson family reunion will be held at noon Sunday at Ada Park, shelter six. The reunion has been held on the fourth Sunday of August for many years.