Sheriff gives update on road conditions

A Level 3 snow emergency will remain in effect for the next few hours, according to a 9 a.m. update from Hancock County Sheriff Michael Heldman. Major Hancock County roads and state routes are passable, but they are snow-covered and very slippery. Deputies reported 25 to 30 mph...

County-wide EMS talks move forward

By JIM MAURER STAFF WRITER TIFFIN — Ken Majors, director of Seneca County Emergency Medical Service, suggested the county meet with villages and townships for one meeting to discuss the future of ambulance service in the county. Majors talked about the issue during the...
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St. Wendelin hosts open house Sunday

The public is invited to St. Wendelin Catholic School from noon to 2:30 p.m. Sunday for an open house. This event is a way for parents, grandparents and the community to see what being a Mohawk is all about. During the open house, attendees will have the opportunity to meet...

City ends year in the black

By BRIAN BOHNERT STAFF WRITER The city budget was the key focus of Tuesday night’s meeting of Fostoria Finance Committee as the books were officially closed on 2013. City Auditor Steve Garner gave his report for the 2013 year Tuesday, presenting his analysis of the annual...
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Stearns project gets on the road

By BRIAN BOHNERT STAFF WRITER The long-awaited Stearns Road improvement project got one step closer to commencement Tuesday night as Fostoria City Council gave first reading to a contract between the city and Perry Township. The improvement and maintenance agreement between the...

Report issued on energy projects

By JIM MAURER STAFF WRITER TIFFIN — Ed Reid, with Palmer Energy consultants in Toledo, updated the commissioners on the energy efficiency projects being done to nine county buildings. The controls are operational in all buildings. Each building has its own computerized...

Women arrested on credit card misuse

A Fostoria woman was arrested Tuesday after allegedly using someone else’s debit card to steal money. Brittany L. Scott, 22, 461 W. Lytle St. Lot 34, was arrested early Tuesday morning on a charge of credit misuse, a first-degree misdemeanor. According to Fostoria Police...
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Royals down FHS

Due to an early press time prompted by Tuesday’s winter storm, a complete story was not available in time for today’s edition. A full story will appear in Thursday’s edition. BLOOMDALE — Aaron Arnold scored a game-high 19 points and Elmwood outscored...

Elmwood bumps Rossford

ROSSFORD — Kristen Curtis pumped in 27 points and Elmwood outscored Rossford 10-7 in overtime Tuesday night for a 77-74 Northern Buckeye Conference victory. Elmwood (13-5 overall, 10-1 NBC) rallied to force the extra session after finishing the first quarter down 21-6....
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Public Record

Fostoria citations Tuesday: • Officer issued a citation for speeding following a traffic stop at a Sandusky Street location. miscellaneous Tuesday: • A Northview Drive caller requested an officer as his mother’s boyfriend was harassing them. Officer advised it was an...