Info sought on woman who went missing after visiting family in Findlay

  A Las Vegas woman went missing in July after visiting family in Findlay. Police are still unsure where she is. Cassity Green, 26, went missing after she left Findlay in July to return to Las Vegas, said Lt. Robert Ring of the Findlay Police Department. Findlay police are...

It’s official: Chick-fil-A coming in 2018

A Chick-fil-A restaurant will be built on Findlay’s Tiffin Avenue between McDonald’s and Panera Bread by fall 2018. Findlay City Planning Commission today approved plans by the fast-food chain which specializes in chicken sandwiches. Construction is scheduled to start in the...

The Latest: Missing-child Alert Canceled After Ohio Slayings

IRONTON, Ohio (AP) — The Latest on searches related to an Ohio triple-slaying and stabbing (all times local): 11 a.m. Authorities have canceled the missing-child alert for an 8-year-old boy who was sought following a triple shooting and a stabbing in southern Ohio. The Lawrence...

Federal Grand Jury Indict 13 On Charges Including Bank Fraud

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A federal grand jury has charged 13 people from Ohio with bank fraud and conspiracy to commit bank fraud. The U.S. attorney for Ohio’s southern district said Wednesday the indictment alleges that from September 2016 until August 2017 defendants...

Part of East Main Cross closed

Findlay’s East Main Cross Street was closed Thursday between Eastowne Park Row and Huron Road, according to the Hancock County Engineer’s Office. The closure blocks access to the area near the Osborn Avenue bridge, which is currently being rebuilt over the Blanchard River....

Police: Student Arrested After Snapchat Threats

MONROE, Ohio (AP) — A 15-year-old student has been arrested in Ohio after officials say he threatened to kill fellow students in a video posted to the mobile messaging app Snapchat. Court documents report the student at Lakota East High School, near Monroe, said in the video he...

Mom Sentenced After Causing Multiday Search For Ohio Teen

CLEVELAND (AP) — A Massachusetts woman has been sentenced to probation after prosecutors say she took a teen from her Ohio home so her son could have a friend. Cleveland.com reports Renee Hanson said during her sentencing hearing Wednesday that she acted in poor judgment. The...

Ohio House Approves Legalization Of Fireworks

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio House has passed a bill that would fully legalize fireworks. The bill, which passed 77-12 Wednesday, permits residents to shoot off fireworks anytime of the week. It does prohibit people from setting off fireworks while drinking or using drugs and...

Findlay police respond to early morning crash

Findlay police responded to a crash in the 700 block of West Sandusky this morning. A car appeared to have hit a utility pole near the railroad crossing. American Electric Power reported a small outage in that area just before 2 a.m. No other details are available yet.

Baby Rhinoceros Born At Safari Park And Conservation Center

CUMBERLAND, Ohio (AP) — A safari park and conservation center in Ohio says a southern white rhinoceros has given birth to a female calf. The Columbus Dispatch officials at The Wilds in eastern Ohio say the baby was born Oct. 5 and doesn’t have a name yet. They say the baby...