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North Baltimore board approves sale of acreage

By ERIC SCHAADT STAFF WRITER NORTH BALTIMORE — North Baltimore school board voted Tuesday to proceed with selling part of the former high school property to a car dealership. By a 3-1 vote, the school board authorized selling two of the four acres at the former school site...

Findlay driver injured in Blanchard Street accident

A Findlay driver was taken to the hospital after he swerved to miss another vehicle and hit a power pole at 4:07 p.m. Tuesday on South Blanchard Street, Findlay police said. Scott Sherman, 43, was taken to Blanchard Valley Hospital. According to police, Amanda Mullholand, 26, of...

Nevada man pleads no contest after fatal crash

UPPER SANDUSKY — A Nevada man has pleaded no contest to charges that he struck and killed a woman with his pickup truck. Wade K. Gottfried, 29, will be sentenced on a first-degree misdemeanor charge of vehicular homicide and a second-degree misdemeanor charge of vehicular...

Two Bloomdale brothers sentenced for cancer scam

By RYAN DUNN STAFF WRITER BOWLING GREEN — Two Bloomdale brothers will spend time in a juvenile detention facility for stealing money through a cancer scam. The teenagers, ages 15 and 17, who both attended Elmwood School, admitted going door-to-door early this year in...

New crisis intervention plan to be reviewed in January

By MICHAEL BURWELL STAFF WRITER A suicide/crisis intervention procedure, started by Findlay City Schools this school year to help students who might be experiencing mental health problems, will be re-evaluated in January to discuss how it’s being used by district principals...

Ottoville student killed, 3 others injured in accident

VAN WERT — One Ottoville student was killed and three others were injured just before 8 a.m. Monday in a single-car crash on U.S. 224 near John Yoh Road in Van Wert County. Jacob Guy, 17, was killed when a westbound 2001 Pontiac Grand Am driven by Matthew Niemeyer, 18, went...

Water treatment project planned

By ERIC SCHAADT STAFF WRITER McCOMB — McComb Council on Monday set in motion plans to improve the village’s water treatment facility, a project that would necessitate a water rate hike. The village has hired Utility Service Group, based in Atlanta, to draw up plans...

Farm disaster programs: Filing deadline nearing

WASHINGTON — The federal Department of Agriculture wants farmers who have suffered eligible disaster-related losses to seek assistance by Sept. 30, prior to the new fiscal year start on Oct. 1, to avoid federally-mandated payment reductions. Livestock farmers with grazing...
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