Saturday’s Scoreboard

PREP FOOTBALL Friday’s OHSAA Regional Finals Results Division I Region 1 AT BEDFORD BEARCAT STADIUM Mentor 23, Cle. St. Ignatius 21 Region 2 AT DONNELL STADIUM Powell Olentangy Liberty 34, Tol. Whitmer 7 Region 3 AT COLUMBUS DESALES ALUMNI STADIUM Pickerington Central 31,...

Cavs slip past Clippers in OT

By TOM WITHERS AP Sports Writer CLEVELAND — LeBron James scored 39 points, Kevin Love added 25 and the Cleveland Cavaliers won their fourth straight, 118-113 in overtime on Friday night over the skidding Los Angeles Clippers, who dropped their seventh in a row. Love drained...

Wind advisory in effect starting Saturday

The National Weather Service has issued wind advisories in effect Saturday into Sunday for northwest Ohio, ahead of anticipated wind gusts of 50 mph or higher. The advisory is in effect for Hancock, Seneca, Wood and Wyandot counties from 4 p.m. Saturday until 7 a.m. Sunday; and...
Toledo Police SWAT Division

Family says man who shot Toledo Police Detective thought it was a break-in

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — A man accused of shooting an Ohio narcotics detective during a drug raid at a home in Toledo has been charged with felonious assault. A judge on Friday ordered 38-year-old Jamaine Hill held on a $3 million bond. Toledo police say Hill shot several times...
Altuve wins AL MVP 2017

Astros’ Altuve wins AL MVP, Marlins’ Stanton earns NL honor

Houston Astros dynamo Jose Altuve has won the American League MVP award, towering over New York Yankees slugger Aaron Judge by a wide margin. The 5-foot-6 Altuve drew 27 of the 30 first-place votes in balloting by members of the Baseball Writers’ Association of America....

Friday News Minute Nov. 17

The latest top story headlines for Friday November 17th: House passes GOP tax reform bill; Senator Franken accused of forcibly kissing woman; Massive fire in senior home; Tesla introduces electric truck.  
Tesla Electric Trucks concept

Video: Tesla making strides with Big Electric Trucks concept

  DEE-ANN DURBIN, AP Auto Writer DETROIT (AP) — After more than a decade of making cars and SUVs — and, more recently, solar panels — Tesla Inc. wants to electrify a new type of vehicle: big trucks. The company unveiled its new electric semitractor-trailer Thursday night...

New Riegel man dies in morning crash

TIFFIN — A New Riegel man died this morning after his pickup crashed into several parked vehicles just outside Tiffin. Dennis Rosier, 63, died at Mercy Health-Tiffin Hospital following the crash at the intersection of U.S. 224 and Ohio 18. Rosier was driving a Ford F350 pickup...

Robocalls prompt complaint to Ohio Elections Commission

A complaint has been submitted to the Ohio Elections Commission against an Akron company which distributed robocalls just days before the Nov. 7 election urging a “no” vote on a quarter-percent sales tax in Hancock County. County voters rejected the tax by a nearly 3 to 1 margin....

Public Record

Fostoria miscellaneous Thursday: • A Buckley Street caller requested officers for someone going through vehicles in the area. Officer advised nothing appeared to have been taken from a vehicle. • Caller reported two suspicious males near railroad tracks on South Main...