Police: 2 Westerville officers killed responding to 911 call; suspect identified

WESTERVILLE, Ohio (AP) — Two Ohio police officers responding to a 911 hang-up call were fatally shot on Saturday after entering a townhome in a Columbus suburb and a suspect who police were once warned “carries a gun all the time” was taken into custody, authorities...

One Man’s Trash…

Milepost 1283 It is often said that one man’s trash is another man’s treasure.  That is certainly the case with my model railroad “storage unit.”  When I worked at the newspaper several years ago, this was sitting in the basement and was going to...
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Municipal Court

Fostoria CRIMINAL • Cody Dorsey, 27, 728 S. Poplar St., possession of drug paraphernalia, pleaded no contest, found guilty, $150 fine, $107 costs. • Bobby Dubose, 31, Fourth St., theft, case dismissed without prejudice, costs to be paid by the state. • Seth Hay,...
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Public Record

Fostoria accidents Friday: • Caller reported his vehicle was rear-ended by another vehicle near Perrysburg Road and North Countyline Street at 9:49 a.m. citations Friday: • Officer issued a warning following a traffic stop at North Main and East Jackson streets....
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Giving kids a smile

Dr. Steve Geroski (center) and Thomas Guernsey complete dental work on children Friday morning at Tri-County Dental Center, LLC. Geroski and Guernsey, along with Dr. Timothy Sulken, hosted Give Kids a Smile, an annual state-wide effort to give dental services to children who may...
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Some Fostoria tax payers will pay more

Tax payers who work out of town will pay more in estimated taxes for the 2018 tax year. The city of Fostoria, unlike in years past, will give no credit for taxes paid to another city. This means any Fostoria resident who pays income tax to another municipality will now be paying...
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She’s the tops

Seneca County Justice Center received its lady in waiting late Friday morning. Lady Justice, a 2,500-pound all bronze statue, arrived in Tiffin in mid-January and has been waiting for her moment to be lifted into place atop the justice center. Standing 11 feet tall at the tip of...