Findlay to map out 2-year budget

Findlay is preparing to map out a budget for the next two years instead of just one. City officials announced Tuesday they will start preparing the budget, which will go through 2016, at a Sept. 9 meeting of council’s Appropriations Committee. It’s the first time a city budget...

City Mission, Tiffin University to receive Honor Project funds

City Mission in Findlay and Tiffin University are among 226 charities and organizations in Ohio that will be receiving remaining funds Thursday as part of The Honor Project, according to a press release. The Honor Project is a trust emanating from litigation pursued by the Ohio...

Hancock-Wood Electric to conduct load control measures today

Hancock-Wood Electric Co-operative will be conducting load control measures on members during peak demand times today, between 3 and 6 p.m. According to a press release from Hancock-Wood Electric, hot temperatures and the resulting high energy use are the causes for the load...

Fostoria railroad crossings closed until Sept. 10

Several railroad crossings in Fostoria will be closed for approximately a week, according to a news release from Fostoria Safety Service Director Allyson Murray. CSX Railroad has scheduled repairs to railroad crossings on Fremont, High and Sandusky streets. Repairs will begin...

Cooper Tire issues recall on some Wild Country Radial tires

Cooper Tire & Rubber Co. is recalling up to 1,492 Wild Country Radial tires, Modern Tire Dealer magazine reported. The tires reportedly were manufactured June 1, 2014, through June 28, 2014. According to National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, the affected tires may...

House fire reported near U.S. 68, Ohio 15 interchange

Arlington Fire Department was called to a report of a fire about 9:20 a.m. today in the area of U.S. 68 and Ohio 15, the Hancock County Sheriff’s Office reported. Additional details will be reported as they are made available.

UPDATE: Kenton man injured in crash at U.S. 68-Ohio 15 interchange

A Kenton man was injured Tuesday morning after his Dodge van was involved in an accident at the U.S. 68-Ohio 15 interchange in Eagle Township, according to the Hancock County Sheriff’s Office. Joseph Peddicord Jr., 70, of Kenton, lost control of his 2000 Dodge Ram Wagon van...

On Deck: State-ranked volleyball teams in action

Five state-ranked volleyball teams play tonight and we’ll have the latest on all of the Tuesday local sports action around the region for you today here at The Courier. Courier writer Dave Hanneman will head to Bluffton as second-ranked and unbeaten Arlington takes on the Pirates...

Library to administer adult literacy program

A nonprofit organization that helps adults with literacy skills is getting new life through the Findlay-Hancock County Public Library. The library has assumed administration of Read for Life, which provides reading instruction for adults who are unable to read or have limited...

Red Cross to sponsor basket bingo

TIFFIN — The American Red Cross will hold its fifth annual Basket Bingo Sept. 13 at the Tiffin Mall bingo hall. Games will be offered in two sessions, at 11 a.m. and 3 p.m. The games are sponsored by Pantry Plus of Seneca County. Proceeds will benefit the Seneca, Wyandot...