Patriots have big experience edge over Eagles

By KYLE HIGHTOWER AP Sports Writer BLOOMINGTON, Minn. — The Eagles are playing some of their best football heading into Sunday’s Super Bowl matchup with the Patriots. One thing Philadelphia can’t contend with is New England’s huge experience advantage in the big game. On the...

Eagles’ Foles goes from backup to Super Bowl

By JOSH DUBOW AP Pro Football Writer Soon after Carson Wentz went down with a season-ending knee injury and Philadelphia’s Super Bowl hopes were placed on backup Nick Foles’ right arm, Jeff Hostetler’s phone lit up. Out of all the quarterbacks who have gone from holding...

Toronto police search gardens, planters for serial killer’s victims

By ROB GILLIES Associated Press TORONTO — Toronto police said Monday they are hunting through backyard gardens and planters across the city for possible victims of a landscaper accused of killing at least five people and suspected of more slayings. Bruce McArthur was charged...

Floodwaters peaking in Paris

PARIS (AP) — Floodwaters peaked in Paris on Monday and were threatening towns downstream as the rain-engorged Seine River winds through Normandy toward the English Channel. Rivers swollen by France’s heaviest rains in 50 years have engulfed romantic quays in Paris, swallowed up...

Trump condemns Taliban role in Afghanistan attacks

By KEN THOMAS Associated Press WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump told visiting members of the U.N. Security Council on Monday the U.S. would no longer talk with the Taliban following a recent string of deadly attacks in Afghanistan. Trump railed against a series of “atrocities”...

U.S. conservationist, Chile create national parks

By MAURICIO CUEVAS and PATRICIA LUNA Associated Press PARQUE PATAGONIA, Chile — Chilean President Michelle Bachelet signed decrees Monday creating vast new national parks using lands donated by a U.S. conservation organization in what is believed to be the largest private...

Public Record

Docket From the public records of the Findlay Police Department and the Hancock County Sheriff’s Office: Police Department Weekend domestic bickering occurred inside havens on McManness Avenue, Liberty Street and Cedar Avenue. A rural Mount Cory man apprised Sunday that his...

Riverdale school screening slated

Riverdale Local Schools will conduct a kindergarten screening on Thursday, March 22, for children who will be 5 years old on or before Aug. 1. Parents should call the elementary office at 419-694-2211 ext. 1113 starting Monday, Feb. 5. Parents will receive a packet of papers that...

‘Made in Ada’ fest celebrates village’s ties to Super Bowl

  ADA — The second annual Made in Ada Wilson Football Festival will celebrate the village of Ada’s connection to the biggest football game of the year. Ada’s Wilson Sporting Goods factory makes the footballs used in the Super Bowl, and Saturday’s...

Sunday service will mark WWII chaplains’ sacrifice

BLUFFTON — In commemoration of the dramatic sacrifice of four armed forces chaplains during World War II, the American Legion will observe Religious Emphasis Week from Feb. 4-10. Bluffton American Legion Post 382 Chaplain Donald Rock has announced the post will observe this...