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Findlay Schools’ financial forecast improves

The financial forecast for Findlay City Schools has again improved, but the district is still projected to end the current fiscal year in deficit spending. That deficit is $919,838 in Treasurer Mike Barnhart’s latest calculations, presented Monday to the school board, down from...

Cincinnati Newspaper Wins Pulitzer For Heroin Reporting

CINCINNATI (AP) — The Cincinnati Enquirer’s weeklong examination of the many ways the heroin crisis is impacting its community has won the Pulitzer Prize for local reporting. Cheers, hugs and champagne toasts swept the newsroom Monday after the announcements of...

WATCH LIVE: 83rd House District Candidate Forum

Missed tonight’s forum featuring Jon Cross and Cheryl Buckland, the two Republican candidates for the Ohio 83rd House District seat, on UFTV or WFIN? You can watch the replay of the forum above. If the above embedded video replay doesn’t work, you can watch the forum...

Ohio House candidates uncomfortable with tone of race

Both Republican candidates for the 83rd Ohio House District seat said tonight they are uncomfortable with the tone of the race after ad campaigns launched by opposing super PACs negatively portrayed them both. Candidates Cheryl Buckland of Findlay and Jon Cross of Kenton...

Florida-bound Plane Crashes In Rural Ohio, Killing 2 People

COSHOCTON, Ohio (AP) — Authorities say a single-engine plane headed to Florida has crashed in rural Ohio, killing two people on board. The Federal Aviation Administration says the Beechcraft Bonanza went down Monday morning in a wooded area of Coshocton (kuh-SHAHK’-tuhn)...

TE Gavin Escobar Signs With Dolphins, His 5th Team

MIAMI (AP) — Tight end Gavin Escobar has signed with the Miami Dolphins, his fifth team in a six-year NFL career. Escobar has played in 64 games, with seven starts, and has 30 career receptions. He played in two games last year for Baltimore, and has also spent time with Dallas,...

2018 Pulitzer Winners And Finalists In Journalism And Arts

NEW YORK (AP) — The 2017 Pulitzer Prize winners and finalists: JOURNALISM Public Service The New York Times and The New Yorker for stories about disgraced movie mogul Harvey Weinstein and other powerful men who have been accused of sexual harassment and abuse. The citation notes...

Indians Donate $37,000 For Hurricane Relief In Puerto Rico

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — The Cleveland Indians have donated $37,000 for hurricane relief efforts in Puerto Rico. In September, the team decided to donate a playoff share to relief efforts on the island, which was devastated by Hurricane Maria and where large areas remain...

Area runners finish Boston Marathon

Four area runners — two each from Findlay and Bowling Green — have completed a very rainy and cold 2018 Boston Marathon. Those runners, and their times, are: Jackie Gast, of Findlay, finished with a time of 3:18:36 Christopher Roberts, of Findlay, finished with a time...

Browns Sign WR Josh Gordon As Exclusive Rights Free Agent

CLEVELAND (AP) — Browns wide receiver Josh Gordon will make $790,000 next season after signing with the club as an exclusive rights free agent. Gordon returned to the Browns and played five games last season following an NFL suspension and a lengthy rehab stint. Gordon, 27, is...