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Former council clerk to run for city office

By BRIAN BOHNERT for the courier FOSTORIA — Former City Council Clerk David Clark, who resigned his position after being diagnosed with cancer last summer, attended Tuesday night’s council meeting to announce he is cancer-free and is planning to run for office. On...

Seneca County gets loan for justice building

By MORGAN MANNS FOR THE COURIER TIFFIN — A $500,000 loan for a “one-stop shop” combining justice centers in Seneca County has been approved, officials said Monday. The Ohio Local Government Innovation Fund approved the 10-year, no-interest loan. The joint...

Public Record

Docket From the public records of the Findlay Police Department and the Hancock County Sheriff’s Office: Police Department A stove, refrigerator and door were stolen from 1014 S. Blanchard St. This was reported Tuesday. A Findlay man was facing an assault allegation after...

Identity theft seminar slated

A free identity theft seminar, presented by USX Federal Credit Union personnel, will be held from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. Thursday in the Lindamood Room at Findlay-Hancock County Public Library. Participants will learn about common identity theft practices, ways to prevent the crime,...

Bobrovsky Helps Blue Jackets Top Stars 4-2

DALLAS (AP) — Mark Letestu returned from an injury. Kevin Connauton was back in Dallas. Each of them had a big goal for the Columbus Blue Jackets. After the Stars pulled within one, Letestu clinched Columbus’ 4-2 victory Tuesday night with his fourth goal on a 2-on-1 break...

No. 22 Ohio State Escapes Minnesota With 74-72 OT Win

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Marc Loving’s jump shot from the lane with 5.6 seconds left in overtime lifted No. 22 Ohio State to a 74-72 victory over Minnesota on Tuesday night, helping the Buckeyes escape with the win after blowing a 12-point second-half lead. D’Angelo Russell...

Cincinnati Crushes East Carolina, 69-48

CINCINNATI (AP) — Octavious Ellis scored 12 points, grabbed nine rebounds, and had three blocks to lead Cincinnati to a 69-48 victory over East Carolina on Tuesday night. The Bearcats defense was suffocating all evening, holding East Carolina to just 27 percent shooting from the...

Akron Cruises Against Western Michigan, 72-52

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — Pat Forsythe scored 14 points on a perfect shooting night, 6 of 6 from the field and 2 of 2 at the free throw line, and also pulled down nine rebounds to lead Akron to a 72-52 victory over Western Michigan on Tuesday night. Deji Ibitayo came off the bench to...
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Despite pressure, EU’s sanctions against Russia could last

FILE – This is a Friday, Oct. 17, 2014 file photo of Russian President Vladimir Putin and French President Francois Hollande, right, during a meeting on the sidelines of the ASEM summit of European and Asian leaders in Milan, northern Italy. EU sanctions against Russia over...

GOP Members From Ohio Back Boehner For House Speaker

WASHINGTON (AP) — House Speaker John Boehner gained unanimous support from fellow Republicans in the Ohio delegation in his successful bid on Tuesday to serve a third term in the congressional leadership position. The Ohio Republican garnered the votes of 216 GOP lawmakers as a...