College track: Area athletes have big days at Grand Valley State’s Big Meet

ALLENDALE, Mich. — Ohio Northern’s ace 800-meter dash runners and former Findlay High School standout Tyler Brown were all winners at Friday’s Grand Valley State Big Meet. Brown, a former FHS state champ who is in his senior season at Eastern Michigan, captured...

BVC basketball: Tigers thrive on turnovers

By ANDY WOLF STAFF WRITER North Baltimore’s half-court offense took a quarter to get going. Fortunately for the Tigers, they thrived off extra chances created by their activeness on defense and in rebounding. Everything came together in the second quarter and North...

Prep hockey: Trojans fall in home finale

By SHANNON DOVE Staff writer Playing the final game of his career at The Cube brought out the best in senior goaltender Storm Woodward. Woodward made 27 saves in Findlay High School’s 3-0 loss Friday to Toledo St. Francis in Northwest Hockey Conference play....

Girls basketball roundup: Kin carries Carey past Bucyrus

CAREY — Sydney Kin had 20 points and 15 rebounds and Carey stayed alive in the Northern 10 Conference race with a 59-33 victory Friday in girls basketball action. Destiny DeFeo had eight points and six assists, and Sydney Ferguson had eight points as the Blue Devils...

Boys basketball roundup: O-G clinches share of WBL

OTTAWA — Jay Kaufman had a double-double with 25 points and 10 rebounds Friday to lead five Ottawa-Glandorf players in double figures as the state-ranked Titan pounded Kenton 101-57 in a Western Buckeye League boys basketball game. Ottawa-Glandorf, 19-0 overall and 7-0 in...

PCL basketball: Solid mix helping Ottoville succeed

By MICHAEL BURWELL STAFF WRITER CONTINENTAL — Ottoville boys basketball coach Keith Utendorf has had an interesting “problem” this season. He has a deep mixture of solid seniors and talented underclassmen, and they put together another strong performance on...

Letters to the Editor 02-10-18

‘LUCKY 56′ I have read with interest the ongoing debate between some members of City Council and the mayor over the practice of allowing the “Lucky 56” (54 businesses and two individuals) to continue to make no estimated city income tax payments. This very...

Taxing

City Council’s Holly Frische may never win the argument that Findlay’s practice of allowing some, but not all, businesses to skip estimated taxes is unfair and needs to be shelved. But she should continue to champion the cause, if only to make the practice more...

Vanlue submits financial report

VANLUE — The 2017 year-end financial report for the village of Vanlue has been submitted to the state auditor’s office, and is available at the office of the village fiscal officer.

Bluffton Council to hold meeting

BLUFFTON — A Bluffton Council committee-of-the-whole meeting will be held at 6:30 p.m. Monday to discuss assessment options for street improvement projects.