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Editorial: Va. Republicans’ lonely Medicaid stand

REPUBLICANS IN Virginia’s House of Delegates have blocked hundreds of thousands of poor Virginians from getting health insurance under the Obama administration’s Medicaid expansion. At the same time, they’ve refused to suggest any alternative method by which the...
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Editorial: Va. Republicans’ lonely Medicaid stand

REPUBLICANS IN Virginia’s House of Delegates have blocked hundreds of thousands of poor Virginians from getting health insurance under the Obama administration’s Medicaid expansion. At the same time, they’ve refused to suggest any alternative method by which the...
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Editorial: Congress needs to come up with a way to pay for ‘tax extenders’ bill

SOMEDAY, THE wolf and the lamb will lie down together, and, shortly thereafter, perhaps, Republicans and Democrats will pass tax reform. It shouldn’t be that hard, actually, given the broad recognition in both parties that exchanging lower tax rates for a reduction in...
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Editorial: Congress needs to come up with a way to pay for ‘tax extenders’ bill

SOMEDAY, THE wolf and the lamb will lie down together, and, shortly thereafter, perhaps, Republicans and Democrats will pass tax reform. It shouldn’t be that hard, actually, given the broad recognition in both parties that exchanging lower tax rates for a reduction in...
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Editorial: The difficult path to a nuclear deal with Iran

BEFORE NEGOTIATIONS on Iran’s nuclear program resumed last week, Iranian officials projected an unlikely tone of optimism about the chances that a comprehensive accord could be struck by a July 20 deadline. U.S. officials, who were much were cautious, were quickly proved...

Daniel A. Haase

Daniel A. Haase, 53, of Fostoria, passed away 12:24 p.m. Thursday, May 15, 2014 at Toledo Hospital. He was born January 8, 1961 in Fostoria to Carl W. and Janet L. (Kirian) Haase, and they survive in Fostoria. Also surviving are brothers and sisters, Chuck E. (Sandy) Haase of...

Raydene Dean

Raydene Dean, age 82, of Wayne, Ohio passed away on Friday, May 16, 2014 at St. Vincent Mercy Medical Center in Toledo, Ohio. She was born on March 24, 1932 in Wayne to the late Ray P. and Elizabeth C. (Soufflet) Wagner. She married Hobart E. Dean on April 26, 1955 in Lebanon,...

Public Record

Fostoria arrests Friday: • Joseph James Lee, 33, 811 S. Wood St., was arrested for domestic violence. citations Friday: • Officer issued a citation for speed following a traffic stop at a Sandusky Street location. • Officer issued a citation for speed following a...

A cause for pause

By BRIAN BOHNERT STAFF WRITER It was 1967 and Helen Pervine was pregnant by a man who was not her husband. At some point during the 90-mile drive to the abortion clinic, something changed her mind. The product of an affair between a married white woman and her African American...

SW hosting all-Spanish Mass today

St. Wendelin Parish will host an all-Spanish Mass at 6:30 p.m. today to serve in place of the Bilingual Mass previously offered every fourth Sunday of the month. According to a news release, there was an “overwhelming cry for a Mass spoken completely in Spanish from the...
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