Fostoria man charged with causing fatal crash

A Fostoria man was indicted Wednesday for drunkenly causing a crash on U.S. 224 that killed a passenger in his vehicle in July. Jacob J. Woodruff, 22, was indicted by a Hancock County grand jury on charges relating to the death of Corrine N. Odoms, 20, of Fostoria, during a crash...

UPDATED: Winter storm watch added to wind chill advisory

Blowing snow will be added to the region’s bitterly cold temperatures on Friday night and Saturday, the National Weather Service warns. The weather service has extended a wind chill advisory through noon Friday, and has added a winter storm watch for Friday night and Saturday....

Findlay man arrested after drug raid

A Findlay man is facing a felony drug charge after police raided his apartment late Wednesday. The Hancock County METRICH Drug Task Force said Michael E. Harpe, 43, of 801 Hurd Ave., Apt. G, was arrested for possession of heroin, a third-degree felony, and is being held at the...

UPDATED 5:15 P.M.: Fire damages home, garage on H Street

The Findlay Fire and Police departments and Hanco EMS responded to a house and garage fire at 512 H St. around 4 p.m. today. There were no reported injuries, though a pit bull named Diablo was rescued from the home by firefighters. A garage attached to the house and a SUV inside...

Upgrades approved at site of fatal Henry County car-train crash

The Public Utilities Commission of Ohio today approved the construction of improvements at a railroad crossing on Henry County E near Deshler that was the site of a fatal car-train crash in 2013. Rebecca McCoy-Basore, 48, of Hamilton, Ohio, was killed on Feb. 17 when she failed...

UPDATED: Accident closes northbound I-75 at U.S. 68

The Ohio Department of Transportation’s OHGO website is reporting that northbound Interstate 75 at U.S. 68 is closed due to an accident. Traffic is backed up along both northbound I-75, and westbound Ohio 15/U.S. 68 to the Lima Avenue exit. Findlay Fire Department, the...

METRICH raids Fostoria home

Two Fostoria residents are facing multiple drug charges after local law enforcement officers executed a search warrant on a South Wood Street residence today. Seneca County Drug Task Force-METRICH Enforcement Unit, with additional officers from Fostoria Police Department,...

Gov. Kasich meets supporters in Findlay

Gov. John Kasich stopped to meet supporters at Coffee Amici in Findlay today. “I’m not here to speak, I’m here to hang out,” Kasich said upon entering the coffee shop. Although Kasich’s visit was just an informal stop, he did manage to get a few words in about Ohio’s economy and...

Governor makes stop in Findlay

Coffee with a hint of the economy and a little bit of job creation. All three topics were up for discussion when Gov. John Kasich greeted supporters at Coffee Amici in downtown Findlay on Thursday. “I’m not here to speak, I’m here to hang out,” Kasich said upon...

UPDATE: Ottawa man pronounced dead after fiery crash

OTTAWA — An Ottawa man was pronounced dead after his Jeep crashed into a mobile home and burned Thursday. The Lima post of the State Highway Patrol said the Jeep was driven by Ronald J. Miehls Jr., 49. An autopsy will be done to determine the cause of his death, the patrol said....