Norman Burns

Norman D. Burns, age 82, of Fostoria, Ohio, formerly of Wayne, Ohio died Wednesday, March 5, 2014 at The Toledo Hospital. Arrangements are pending at Barndt Funeral Home in Wayne.

Karen Sue Tufts

Karen Sue Tufts, 71, of Fostoria, passed away Wednesday, February 19, 2014 at Bridge Hospice Care Center, Findlay, Ohio. She was born November 14, 1942 in Rawson, Ohio to Gorby and Jayne (Hauenstein) Ewing. She married Donald R. Tufts on January 18, 1963 in Findlay, Ohio, and he...

Ethel Andes

Ethel Andes, 97, of The Villages, Fla., passed away March 3, 2014. She was born December 12, 1916 in New Riegel to Evertt and Arlie Feindel Lewis. She married Lester Andes, of Tiffin, and he preceded her in death. Surviving are her son, Ronald Andes of Perrysburg; daughter, Janet...

Blue Jackets within two wins of third trip to state tourney

By SCOTT COTTOS SPORTS EDITOR NEW RIEGEL — Fittingly, Midland Athletic League girls basketball is not going away quietly. Yes, the MAL will dissolve at the end of the current school year, with its members scattering to various other conferences. But its girls basketball...

Bowling Green clinches MAC East crown

OXFORD — Alexis Rogers scored 21 points Wednesday as Bowling Green State University clinched the Mid-American Conference East Division championship with a 73-56 win over Miami (Ohio). The Falcons took a 30-24 lead into halftime before pulling away in the second half to...

Bench lets down Pistons in defeat

AUBURN HILLS, Mich. (AP) — D.J. Augustin scored 26 points off the bench and Joakim Noah had a triple-double as the Chicago Bulls beat the Detroit Pistons 105-94 on Wednesday night. Noah finished with 10 points, 11 rebounds and 11 assists for his sixth career triple-double,...

Browns release Bess

CLEVELAND (AP) — Davone Bess had a disappointing first season with the Browns. His offseason was far more disturbing. The team released the troubled wide receiver Wednesday, ending his stay in Cleveland after less than one year and following a pattern of bizarre behavior...

Public Record

Fostoria arrests Tuesday: • Krista Hammer, 43, 716 Circle Dr., was arrested for domestic violence. citations Wednesday: • Officer issued a citation for no operator’s license and drug suspension. thefts Wednesday: • Complainant advised she has allowed a male...

Prepare to lose an hour of sleep

With Daylight Savings approaching this weekend, Michael Neeb, PhD, director, Mercy Sleep Services in Toledo, encourages patients to be prepared to lose an hour of sleep when it comes time to spring forward. “Sleep isn’t just ‘time out’ from daily...

Seneca County eyes combined court building

By JIM MAURER STAFF WRITER TIFFIN — A “one-stop shop” would be created for Seneca County Common Pleas Court and Tiffin-Fostoria Municipal Court if a proposed $8.5 million combined court building is constructed where the former county courthouse was located in...