Performing arts center names executive director

The Marathon Center for the Performing Arts has announced that Jim Kreutzberg has been appointed as executive director. Kreutzberg was selected among dozens of candidates following a nationwide search that began earlier this year. According to a press release from the performing...

Murder suspect requests son’s body be exhumed

Jerrod Hartman, the Findlay man charged with murder in the death of his infant son, is requesting the boy’s body be exhumed. Hartman has asked for a court order to allow the exhumation of his deceased child, James Hartman, according to a motion filed in Hancock County...

Two trouble spots reported on area roads this morning

Hancock and Seneca counties are under Level 1 road alerts, meaning roads are icy and snow covered. You’re urged to drive with extreme caution. There are a couple of trouble spots on area roads you’ll want to avoid. Hancock County 236 near Ohio 613 is impassable due to...
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Fracking to be permitted in GW National Forest

FILE – In this May 10, 2013 file photo, Lynn Cameron of Mount Crawford, Va., looks out at the view while hiking the Mines Run Trail, on Shenandoah Mountain, Va., which is in the George Washington National Forest in Rockingham County, Va. Over the objection of environmental...

Body of Putnam County man found after crash

OTTOVILLE — The body of a 79-year-old Putnam County man was found in a minivan after a single-vehicle crash Monday, but authorities do not think the accident caused the man’s death. Victor J. Fischbach, of Ottoville, was found about 3 p.m. Monday in a 2001 Pontiac minivan that...
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Woman wears colander for driver’s license photo

Asia Lemmon, whose legal name appears on her driver’s license as Jessica Steinhauser, is shown wearing a metal colander on her head on her Utah driver’s license in this undated photo. Lemmon says the pasta strainer represents her beliefs in the Church of the Flying...

Willis Gossman

Willis Gossman, 97, of Findlay, died at 1:10 p.m. Monday at The Sterling House, Findlay. Arrangements are pending at Crates Funeral Home, Arlington.

Jonathon Huether

Jonathon Dean “Opie” Huether, 33, of Findlay, died Saturday at Blanchard Valley Hospital. Arrangements are pending at Coldren-Crates Funeral Home.

Roger Sears

UPPER SANDUSKY — A graveside service for Roger W. Sears, 66, of Greene, New York, and formerly of Upper Sandusky, will be held at 11:30 a.m. Friday at Old Mission Cemetery, Upper Sandusky, the Rev. Brian Arnold officiating. Mr. Sears died May 28, 2014 at Providence Park...

Donald Weiler Sr.

Donald Weiler Sr. 93 of Venice, Florida, formerly of Findlay, Ohio, passed away November 16, 2014 at his home surrounded by his loving family. Don worked as a Refinery Operator for the Ashland Oil Refinery in Findlay from 1940 till retiring in the late 70’s. He served in...