St. Wendelin boys’ basketball start time changed

The starting times for today’s St. Wendelin home boys basketball games against Mohawk have been changed. The junior varsity contest will begin at 4:30 p.m. with the varsity contest to follow.

I-75 accident slows traffic near Jerry City Road

The Ohio State Highway Patrol is responding to an accident on Interstate 75 southbound that is slowing traffic near Jerry City Road. According to the post, a commercial vehicle rear-ended a UPS truck. The tractor-trailer lost its load of steel rods during the accident. The...

Raccoon Run Winter Sports Center opens

Raccoon Run Winter Sports Center is open from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. today and will be open Saturdays, Sundays and holidays while ground and weather conditions remain suitable. The concession offers cross-country ski equipment and snowshoes. Rental fee is $7 per hour or $20 per day....

ON DECK: Plenty of Friday prep hoops

There is a big Friday night of high school basketball set for tonight and we’ll have the latest on all of the action for you tonight here at The Courier. The biggest game of the night will take place in Toledo as Findlay High School travels to Toledo St. John’s for a battle of...

Several accidents reported on snow-covered roads, no injuries

Several drivers have lost control on snow-covered roads today, but regional law enforcement officials say there have been no resulting injuries. “I think every accident has happened so far on the interstate,” said a Hancock County Sheriff’s Office dispatcher this afternoon. “I...

Dangerously cold weather coming next week

Mother Nature is starting the new year with a one, two punch in northwestern Ohio: lots of snow, followed by dangerously cold temperatures. Jim Kosarik, a meteorologist with the National Weather Service, called it weather “you don’t mess around with.” “Take extra precautions and...

Wind chill advisory issued

The National Weather Service has issued a wind chill advisory, until 10 a.m. Friday, for Hancock and neighboring counties. Wind chill temperatures will drop to between 10 below and 20 below tonight, the weather service said. North winds of 15 to 20 mph, with higher gusts early...

Fostoria Snow Streets

The following is a list of “Snow Streets” in the city of Fostoria. In the event of a snow emergency, all residents must remove parked vehicles from these streets for easy plowing to ensure emergency vehicle access. Failure to remove parked vehicles could result in...