Two die from crash injuries

BETTSVILLE — A Findlay infant and a 21-year-old Sandusky County man died from injuries suffered in a head-on collision on Ohio 12 near Bettsville Sunday night, according to the Fremont post of the State Highway Patrol. According to the patrol, Casey Monroe, 21, of Burgoon,...

Arlington considers parking restrictions

By ERIC SCHAADT STAFF WRITER ARLINGTON — A former Arlington mayor asked Village Council on Monday to take its time in considering an ordinance to restrict parking on sections of some streets. Council gave the first reading to an ordinance to prohibit parking on the south...

CSX to scale back operations at NB railyard

By LOU WILIN STAFF WRITER CSX is planning to scale back operations at its big North Baltimore railyard, which has never generated the surge in Hancock County employment that was predicted when it opened six years ago. The railroad opened the $175 million “hub” in...

Local business gets grant

Findlay Machine & Tool is among 40 Ohio employers that will share more than $993,000 in grants from the Ohio Bureau of Workers’ Compensation. The grants are being awarded “to purchase equipment designed to substantially reduce or eliminate workplace injuries and...

Findlay schools’ financial forecast improves, but levy may be coming

By KATHRYNE RUBRIGHT STAFF WRITER Despite an improved five-year forecast that incorporates some money-saving strategies, a new levy could be in the Findlay School District’s future, Treasurer Mike Barnhart told the school board at its meeting Monday. The new forecast...

State Issue 2 prompts lively debate at UF forum

By SARA ARTHURS STAFF WRITER That state Issue 2 is confusing was one thing both sides agreed on in a debate at the University of Findlay Monday evening. Issue 2 would require state agencies to pay no more for prescription drugs than the federal Department of Veterans Affairs. It...

Kenton woman hurt in Findlay crash

A Kenton woman was injured in a two-vehicle crash reported shortly before 3 p.m. Monday on Broad Avenue near Rawson Park, according to the Findlay Police Department. A Honda Accord driven by Brady Shenise, 17, of Findlay, was traveling south on Broad Avenue near River Street when...

Carey planning to auction property on Toledo Street

By JIM MAURER STAFF WRITER CAREY — Carey Council moved ahead Monday with the auction of the former public works property on Toledo Street and with an auction to sell various village items and vehicles no longer needed by the village. The Toledo Street property is appraised...

Most board races uncontested

By KATHRYNE RUBRIGHT STAFF WRITER Outside of Findlay, just two Hancock County school districts will have school board races on Nov. 7: Arlington and Riverdale. Arlington has four candidates seeking three spots. Running again are incumbents Pete Mains, 13557 County Road 24,...

UPDATED: Findlay infant dead, three family members hurt in Sunday accident

NEWS UPDATE: Findlay infant, Sandusky County man killed in Seneca County crash BETTSVILLE — A Findlay infant was killed, and three other family members hurt, in a head-on collision Sunday evening on Ohio 12 in Seneca County, the Fremont post of the State Highway Patrol...