Collision injures Findlay woman

A Findlay woman was injured Thursday afternoon in a two-vehicle accident on Trenton Avenue, the Findlay Police Department reported. Police said a 2004 Nissan Sentra, driven by Bijal Malaviya, 42, of Auburn, Washington, was stopped for traffic in the westbound lane of the 800...

Richard L. Martz

LEIPSIC — Richard L. Martz, 76, of Leipsic died at 5:41 p.m. Tuesday, January 2, 2018 at the Putnam County Ambulatory Care Center, Glandorf. He was born February 24, 1941 in Nappanee, IN. to the late Ivan and Mildred (Stouder) Martz. On August 22, 1990 he married Kathleen...

Hancock County agency wants to put 1.2-mill levy on May ballot

By JIM MAURER STAFF WRITER Diana Hoover, director of the Hancock County Department of Job and Family Services, asked the Hancock County commissioners Thursday to place a 1.2-mill, 10-year levy on the May 8 primary ballot. The levy would generate about $2.31 million annually and...

Weather warmer than predictions

Thursday’s temperatures were warmer than predicted in the Findlay area, and today’s forecast is more moderate, too. Earlier in the week, the National Weather Service had predicted a Findlay high of 7 degrees on Thursday and a low of minus 6. The actual high was 15,...

Businessman Scheduled To Be Deported To Jordan Receives Stay

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio businessman who has called the United States home for 38 years and was scheduled to be deported to his native Jordan has received a stay while his case is re-examined. Ohio Congressman Tim Ryan announced Thursday that 57-year-old Amer...

Man Sentenced To 5 Years In Rape That Victim Put On Snapchat

PORT CLINTON, Ohio (AP) — A 78-year-old man in northwest Ohio has been sentenced to five years in prison for raping a woman who later posted a Snapchat video of herself being attacked. James Allen told a judge in Ottawa County Common Pleas Court on Thursday that he had been...

Findlay crash injures Ottawa man

An Ottawa man was injured Thursday night when his car collided with a truck on U.S. 224 on Findlay’s western edge. Cameron Kuhlman, 25, was taken to Blanchard Valley Hospital by Hanco Ambulance, the Hancock County Sheriff’s Office reported. Kuhlman was westbound on U.S. 224 in a...

Sentencing Set On Child Porn Counts For Ex-official In Ohio

CINCINNATI (AP) — A former convention bureau director in southwest Ohio will soon learn his sentence for child pornography. U.S. District Judge Susan Dlott (duh-LAHT’) scheduled sentencing Friday for Robert Lambert. Lambert pleaded guilty to two federal charges last year...