Depleted Lakers knock off Cavaliers

CLEVELAND (AP) — The depleted Los Angeles Lakers had to keep Robert Sacre on the court after he fouled out in the fourth quarter of a 119-108 victory at the Cleveland Cavaliers on Wednesday night. Rookie Ryan Kelly scored a career-high 26 points and Steve Blake had his...

SW girls rout Ridgemont

Due to an early press time prompted by Tuesday night’s winter storm, the following reports were not in Wednesday’s edition. RIDGEWAY — Kamryn Troike posted a double-double of 17 points and 11 rebounds and Hailee Burns added 14 points, seven boards and five...

Elmwood fights off Fostoria in OT

Following is a complete story on the Fostoria High School and Elmwood boys basketball game from Tuesday night. The story was unavailable for Wednesday due to an early press time prompted by Tuesday night’s snowstorm. By MATT NYE SPORTS WRITER BLOOMDALE — Some players...
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Wolverines roll over Cornhuskers

from staff and wire reports ANN ARBOR, Mich. — Freshman Zak Irvin scored all 16 of his points in the first half, and No. 10 Michigan breezed to a 79-50 victory over Nebraska Wednesday night. The Wolverines (17-5 overall, 9-1 Big Ten) were coming off their first conference...

Public Record

Fostoria accidents Tuesday: • Caller advised of a private property accident at a Plaza Drive location; advised a subject hit a shopping cart, pushing it into her car and causing scratches. arrests Wednesday: • Anthony Dwayne Cunningham, 45, 140 Lunt St., was arrested...

WSOS programs get Best Practice award

Ohio VETS program and the Juvenile Re-entry project of the After School Program both operated by WSOS Community Action Commission each have received a Best Practice award. According to a news release, representatives from both programs, including staff, participants and partners...
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Kiwanis flip for Pancake Day

The annual Fostoria Kiwanis Club Pancake Day fundraiser will be from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. March 4 — Fat Tuesday — at the St. Wendelin Parish Life Center, 323 N. Wood St. According to a news release, Pancake Day is the Fostoria Kiwanis Club’s largest fundraiser, and...
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Walloped by winter

By BRIAN BOHNERT and MORGAN MANNS STAFF WRITERS Old Man Winter delivered another one-two punch on northwest Ohio this week, dropping up to eight inches of snow in some spots. Totals ranging from 4-8 inches were reported throughout Seneca County Wednesday as northwest Ohio...

Milbank: From Obamacare to the IRS scandal, Republicans are ignoring the facts

Sen. Marco Rubio was a day late and $8 billion short. As part of his political comeback since his lenient position on immigration antagonized the conservative base, the Florida Republican introduced the “Obamacare Taxpayer Bailout Prevention Act.” The idea, a back-door way to...

Dionne: Willful stupidity in the Obamacare debate

One of the best arguments for health-insurance reform is that our traditional employer-based system often locked people into jobs they wanted to leave but couldn’t because they feared they wouldn’t be able to get affordable coverage elsewhere. This worry was...