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Findlay Council urges utilities to play nice

Findlay City Council is preparing to make an end run around a dispute between American Electric Power and the Hancock-Wood Electric Cooperative over service territory. A letter, penned by Councilman Tom Klein, R-4, was read into the record at Tuesday’s council meeting, in which...

International League

___ Scranton/Wilkes-Barre 5, Buffalo 1 Durham 6, Charlotte 0 Columbus 3, Indianapolis 2 Lehigh Valley 3, Rochester 1 Norfolk 3, Gwinnett 2 Syracuse 10, Pawtucket 2 Toledo 3, Louisville 2 Buffalo at Scranton/Wilkes-Barre, 7:05 p.m. Charlotte at Durham, 7:05 p.m. Indianapolis at...

Frontier League

___ Washington 3, Traverse City 1 Lake Erie at Schaumburg, 7:30 p.m. Evansville at Normal, 7:35 p.m. River City 9, Florence 1 Joliet at Windy City, 8:05 p.m. Joliet at Windy City, 11:35 a.m. Florence at River City, 6:05 p.m. Gateway at Southern Illinois, 7:05 p.m. Washington at...

Eastern League

___ Binghamton 3, Trenton 1 Altoona 6, Erie 5 Richmond at Portland, 7 p.m. Bowie 6, New Hampshire 0 Harrisburg at Reading, 7:05 p.m. Akron 5, Hartford 2 Bowie at New Hampshire, 12:05 p.m. Trenton at Binghamton, 6:35 p.m. Erie at Altoona, 7 p.m. Richmond at Portland, 7 p.m....

Man Accused Of Wounding Ohio Deputy Arrested After Search

LYONS, Ohio (AP) — Police have arrested a man accused of shooting and wounding a deputy in northwestern Ohio following a daylong search near the Michigan state line. Authorities say the suspect was found Tuesday afternoon in Toledo, roughly 25 miles (40 kilometers) east of where...

New York-Penn League

___ Tri-City 5, Vermont 0 Auburn 5, State College 3 Hudson Valley 3, Staten Island 1 Brooklyn at Aberdeen, 7:05 p.m. Lowell at Connecticut, 7:05 p.m. West Virginia at Williamsport, 7:05 p.m. Batavia at Mahoning Valley, 7:05 p.m. Staten Island at Hudson Valley, 7:20 p.m. State...

Findlay man hurt in motorcycle accident

A Findlay man was injured in a car-motorcycle accident Tuesday evening in the 1000 block of Tiffin Avenue, the Findlay Police Department reported. According to police, Bonner J. McCluskey Jr., 54, was driving a Harley-Davidson east on Tiffin Avenue at 5:29 p.m. when he struck a...

Funeral Held For Teen Killed In Ohio State Fair Malfunction

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Funeral services have been held for a teenager killed when a spinning and swinging amusement park ride broke apart at the Ohio State Fair. Family and friends gathered in Grove City on Tuesday for the services for 18-year-old Tyler Jarrell. Police officers...

Alliance, business community not supporting larger sales tax

The business community voiced support Tuesday for renewal of an existing Hancock County sales tax, but did not support a 0.25 percent increase or the 20-year length being considered by the Hancock County commissioners. During the second public hearing on the 0.75 percent sales...

Athlete’s Teammate Cited In Wrongful Death Verdict

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — A West Virginia college lacrosse player who was never criminally charged in a teammate’s death has been found mostly responsible by a jury in a wrongful death civil lawsuit that stemmed from a 2013 street fight. A federal jury in Wheeling awarded $3...