Carey Council OKs 2016 appropriatons

CAREY — Carey Council approved 2016 appropriations of more than $16 million during a brief special meeting Monday. The appropriations included several changes to budgeted amounts recommended previously by council, according to village Administrator Roy Johnson. Council...

Nine arraigned on felonies in Putnam County

OTTAWA — Nine people were arraigned in Putnam County Common Pleas Court on Wednesday after they were indicted earlier this month. The Putnam County grand jury returned the indictments on March 17, according to court documents. Those arraigned Wednesday were: • Jennifer R....

Conservancy district: No rush on flood project

By DENISE GRANT STAFF WRITER The Maumee Watershed Conservancy District is not ready to take control of the Blanchard River flood project in Hancock County, the district’s general manager said Tuesday. “Nothing is set in stone or confirmed for any date in April, May,...

State unveils road construction plans

By MAX FILBY STAFF WRITER The Ohio Department of Transportation on Tuesday unveiled its 2016 construction plans, including three highway projects in Hancock County that will cost $7.7 million. The state will pay $5.4 million to resurface a little over half a mile of Interstate...

Graffiti reports investigated

By ALLISON REAMER STAFF WRITER The Findlay Police Department is investigating a rash of spray-painting incidents in multiple areas of the city. Buildings, cars and street signs have been spray painted in black graffiti with various words and symbols, including some related to the...

Local union official under investigation

Ron Coldren, the financial secretary of the union which represents Cooper Tire & Rubber Co. factory workers, is under investigation by the union for alleged misuse of union credit cards, radio station WFIN-AM reports. “The amount in question could be in the neighborhood...

Findlay green waste site set to reopen on April 5

The Findlay green waste site at 350 W. High St. will reopen on April 5. The green waste site hours will be 2 p.m. to 7 p.m. Tuesday through Friday and from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday. The green waste site is for “yard waste” such as leaves, brush, limbs and grass and...

Driver injured in Mount Blanchard crash

MOUNT BLANCHARD — An Arlington man was injured Tuesday afternoon when the car he was driving hit a stone wall in Mount Blanchard, the Hancock County Sheriff’s Office reported. James Ward Jr., 22, was taken to Blanchard Valley Hospital by Hanco Ambulance after the 3:34...
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