Interstate work planned today

The Ohio Department of Transportation has announced some temporary lane and ramp closures today to finish up work on widening Interstate 75. From 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. today, single-lane restrictions are possible on northbound I-75 between U.S. 224 and Eagleville Road for traffic...

Green waste dump site open this week

The city of Findlay’s green waste site will be open one more week to accommodate late-falling leaves. The site will be open this week through Friday from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. Residents must first stop at the street department office, 330 N. Cory St., before going to the green...

County trucks ready for winter

The Hancock County Engineer’s Office has filled the salt building off Lima Avenue and completed maintenance on county trucks, as employees prepare for winter and keeping 362 miles of county roads drivable during the snowy months, county Engineer Chris Long reports. The...

Carey fire truck bonds approved

By JIM MAURER STAFF WRITER CAREY — An emergency ordinance for the issuance of bonds of up to $868,900 for the purchase of a ladder fire truck was approved by Carey Council Monday. The truck was ordered in August and will be delivered around the end of 2017. The village...

More street project funds possible for Arlington

By ERIC SCHAADT STAFF WRITER ARLINGTON — Arlington officials Monday expressed guarded optimism at the prospect of more state dollars being available to pay for the reconstruction of Main Street. Main Street, which also serves as U.S. 68, has been damaged by constant truck...

Upper Sandusky man hurt in crash

UPPER SANDUSKY — An Upper Sandusky man was injured when he lost control of his pickup truck on an exit ramp off U.S. 23 Sunday afternoon. The Wyandot County Sheriff’s Office said James Racheter, 78, of Upper Sandusky, was driving north on U.S. 23 at 4:46 p.m. when he...

Wanted: Christmas memories

Do you have a favorite Christmas memory? The Courier is again asking readers to write about their favorite holiday memories and send them in so they can be shared with others. Readers’ recollections will be published Dec. 24. Contributors are asked to describe a favorite...

Share your favorite Christmas displays

Where are the best displays of outdoor Christmas lights in the area? If you’ve seen a house that is particularly well-decorated, please report the address to The Courier, so we can share it with readers. The Courier will print a list of addresses recommended by readers. The...
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