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Red Cross assessing Findlay flood damage

Damage in Findlay caused by last week’s flood most likely won’t qualify for federal disaster relief, but help may come from the state. Initial damage assessments conducted by the American Red Cross over the weekend list three East High Street residences at 512, 520 and 526 High...

Zimmerman Sets Franchise HR Record, Nationals Beat Reds 6-1

CINCINNATI (AP) — The NL East leaders opened the second half of the season with a franchise record, a series sweep and a significant upgrade — exactly how the Nationals wanted to keep their momentum going. Ryan Zimmerman set the Nationals’ career home run record with a solo...

Findlay School District outspent income in fiscal 2017

Updated financial figures show revenue was up in fiscal 2017 for Findlay City Schools, but so were expenses and the district outspent its income, Treasurer Mike Barnhart told the school board Monday. Spending $63,164,654 while it brought in $61,234,085, the school district had a...

Man Sentenced To 3 Years For Immigration Fraud Scheme

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — A man has been sentenced to more than three years in prison for running a fraud scheme targeting Vietnamese people who sought assistance bringing relatives to America. Federal authorities say 42-year-old Hai Van Nguyen of Lynnwood, Washington, falsely...

Ohio Victims’ Rights Effort Certified For Fall Ballot

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio’s elections chief has certified for the fall ballot a proposed constitutional amendment giving crime victims and their families the same rights as the accused. The office of Secretary of State Jon Husted (HYOO’-sted) said Monday that...

Editorials From Around Ohio

Excerpts of recent editorials of statewide and national interest from Ohio newspapers: The Toledo Blade July 17 A British judge is reconsidering his decision that Charlie Gard should die. Charlie is 11 months old; he’s seriously, neurologically ill; and his parents want to...

Authorities: 8-year-old Ohio Boy Died Of Accidental Drowning

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — A medical examiner’s office says an 8-year-old Akron boy found unresponsive in a northeast Ohio lake over the weekend died of accidental drowning. The Summit County Medical Examiner’s Office issued the ruling Monday in the death of Brandon Kitts Jr....
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VIDEO: Blanchard River watershed cleans up after latest flood

Residents living along the Blanchard River in Findlay and Hancock County were still cleaning up on Monday, July 17, 2017, after flooding last week.

Trian’s Peltz Seeks A Seat On Board At Procter & Gamble

NEW YORK (AP) — Activist investor Nelson Peltz is attempting to secure a seat on the board at Procter & Gamble, seeking faster changes at the consumer products company. Peltz’s Trian Fund Management LP, which owns about $3.3 billion worth of Procter & Gamble Co....

Rollover crash reported

NEVADA — A rollover accident was reported at 3:28 p.m. Monday on Township Highway 55, west of Nevada. The Wyandot County Sheriff’s Office and the Wyandot East EMS were summoned to the scene. Additional information will be reported as it becomes available.