ELECTION 2017: Fostoria levy passes

With 100 percent of precincts reporting in all three counties, Fostoria’s 6-mill property tax levy passed by a total 50 votes.

ELECTION 2017: Hancock County Issue 4 fails by 3-to-1 margin

Hancock County’s Issue 4, a sales tax that would go toward a new justice center and county building, has failed by an almost 3-to-1 margin. With 100 percent of votes counted: No — 11,501 (74.7%) Yes — 3,895 (25.3%)

Fire damages home, no injuries

A fire damaged a home at 223 Jefferson St. early Tuesday morning. The fire was contained to the outside wall and was out within 20 minutes of firefighters responding to the call, according to the Findlay Fire Department. Officials said the family got out of the home before the 16...
Sashi Brown Nov. 6th Press conference

Browns declare failed QB trade sabotage rumors ‘wholly untrue’

Browns Executive Vice President declares failed trade with Cincinnati for quarterback AJ McCarron, was not sabotaged by anyone in the Browns organization Browns vice president of football operations Sashi Brown says the idea he would sabotage last week’s failed trade with...

Michigan Senate looks to allow concealed guns in schools

DAVID EGGERT, Associated Press LANSING, Mich. (AP) — The Republican-controlled Michigan Senate on Tuesday began passing fast-tracked legislation to let people with extra training carry guns inside churches, schools and other places now off limits. The bills approved by...
Cincinnati Bengals wide receiver A.J. Green

Fights in 3 games show how senseless NFL fisticuffs can be

BARRY WILNER, AP Pro Football Writer Most every NFL player knows that a quick way to get ushered to the sidelines — or beyond — is participating in a fight. Yet in three games Sunday, punches were thrown. No, not the variety that Deontay Wilder used to score a first-round...
Aaron Rodgers sidelined

Lions snap 3-game skid in 30-17 win over struggling Packers

  Matthew Stafford passed for 361 yards and two touchdowns to Marvin Jones, and the Detroit Lions snapped a three-game losing streak with a 30-17 win over the offensively challenged Green Bay Packers. Stafford was 26 of 33, including 12 of 14 in the first half with a 25-yard...
Ohio Voting rolls in Tuesday, Nov. 7th 2017

No early problems logged as Ohioans vote on 2 ballot issues

JULIE CARR SMYTH, Associated Press DAN SEWELL, Associated Press COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio voters were deciding ballot issues on Tuesday that would place limits on drug prices and expand victims’ rights in criminal proceedings, along with several mayoral races. No problems...
Trump In South Korea

Trump abruptly talking negotiations, not threats in Korea

  JONATHAN LEMIRE, Associated Press JILL COLVIN, Associated Press SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Softening his aggressive rhetoric, at least for the moment, President Donald Trump stood on South Korean soil Tuesday and urged North Korea to come to the negotiating table....
Republican candidate for Virginia governor Ed Gillespie

Hillary urges voters to push Northam to victory in VA Gov. Race

  RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — The Latest on Election Day in Virginia, including the races for governor, lieutenant governor and attorney general (all times local): 1:45 p.m. Hillary Clinton has tweeted her support for Virginia Democratic gubernatorial candidate Ralph Northam. In a...