NB Council criticizes snow removal work

By ERIC SCHAADT Staff Writer NORTH BALTIMORE — Snow removal by village workers in North Baltimore drew criticism Tuesday from Village Council. Village Administrator Donna Dettling, expressing frustration, said the issue would be addressed. “The safety of the citizens...

Fostoria Council OKs capital improvements

By BRIAN BOHNERT for the courier FOSTORIA — Fostoria City Council on Tuesday approved its capital improvements spending for this year. A total of $139,000 is to be spent on capital improvement projects in 2015, including an upgrade to the Fostoria Police Department’s...

Marathon’s construction project boosts economy

By LOU WILIN STAFF WRITER Marathon Petroleum Corp.’s $80 million addition of two office buildings and two parking garages downtown is boosting the area economy. Ninety percent of the work and materials are being purchased from contractors within 60 miles, Don Malarky,...

Man arrested after gunfire, police standoff

By DENISE GRANT STAFF WRITER A Findlay man was arrested early Monday after a seven-hour standoff with police, who responded to a report of several gunshots being fired in a Washington Street neighborhood at about 7:26 p.m. Sunday. Michael J. Bennett, 23, of 230 Washington St.,...

Ada man killed Monday in car-truck accident

BEAVERDAM — An Ada man was killed Monday morning in a car-semi accident on U.S. 30 in Allen County. The Lima post of the State Highway Patrol reported a 2004 Toyota driven by Paul E. Risner, 76, of Ada, was southbound on Hancock Road at about 8:26 a.m. when he failed to...

Forest man killed in crash on Hancock County road

WILLIAMSTOWN — A Forest man was killed in a single-car crash Sunday night east of Williamstown, the Hancock County Sheriff’s Office reported. Ronald Tangeman, 65, was pronounced dead at the scene after the 9:41 p.m. crash, the sheriff’s office said. Tangeman was...

Village out of the running for grant program

By ERIC SCHAADT Staff Writer ARLINGTON — Arlington is out of the running for an economic development grant, Village Council was told Monday. The “Heart and Soul” grant, handled through the Findlay-Hancock County Community Foundation, will award $138,000 to the...

Sidewalk law to be reviewed

By JIM MAURER STAFF WRITER CAREY — Carey Administrator Roy Johnson and Law Director Bob Maison will review the village’s sidewalk ordinance to determine if property owners in portions of the village are exempt from sidewalk installation, following an inquiry by a...
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