Several accidents reported on snow-covered roads, no injuries

Several drivers have lost control on snow-covered roads today, but regional law enforcement officials say there have been no resulting injuries. “I think every accident has happened so far on the interstate,” said a Hancock County Sheriff’s Office dispatcher this afternoon. “I...

Dangerously cold weather coming next week

Mother Nature is starting the new year with a one, two punch in northwestern Ohio: lots of snow, followed by dangerously cold temperatures. Jim Kosarik, a meteorologist with the National Weather Service, called it weather “you don’t mess around with.” “Take extra precautions and...

Wind chill advisory issued

The National Weather Service has issued a wind chill advisory, until 10 a.m. Friday, for Hancock and neighboring counties. Wind chill temperatures will drop to between 10 below and 20 below tonight, the weather service said. North winds of 15 to 20 mph, with higher gusts early...

Fostoria Snow Streets

The following is a list of “Snow Streets” in the city of Fostoria. In the event of a snow emergency, all residents must remove parked vehicles from these streets for easy plowing to ensure emergency vehicle access. Failure to remove parked vehicles could result in...

Several accidents reported on snow-covered roads, but no injuries

“I think every accident has happened so far on the interstate,” said a Hancock County Sheriff’s Office dispatcher this afternoon. “I don’t think we’ve had any on county roads.” The Findlay post of the State Highway Patrol reported the same news. “It’s just been norm...

Foundation elects 3 new trustees

Greater Fostoria Community Foundation, Inc. Board of Trustees has elected three new members to its board. New board trustees whose terms begin in 2014 are Linda Holmes Bowling, D. Ford Mennel, and Eric Stinehelfer. Bowling moved to Fostoria three years ago to marry Bill Bowling...

Foundation elects 3 new trustees

Greater Fostoria Community Foundation, Inc. Board of Trustees has elected three new members to its board. New board trustees whose terms begin in 2014 are Linda Holmes Bowling, D. Ford Mennel, and Eric Stinehelfer. Bowling moved to Fostoria three years ago to marry Bill Bowling...

Donald Clinker

Donald Clinker, 63, Fostoria, died Tuesday, December 31, 2013 at St. Catherine’s Manor. Services are pending with Mann-Hare-Hoening Funeral Home, Fostoria. www.hoeningfuneralhome.com.

Gary Brown Sr.

Gary E. Brown Sr., 61, passed away Sunday, December 29, 2013 at his home in Fostoria. He was born April 4, 1952, in Fostoria to Woodrow and Wynona (Moran) Brown. Brown is survived by his wife, Mary M. Brown of Fostoria; sons, Gary and Dustin E. (Amy) Brown, both of Fostoria;...

Hopewell-Loudon sweeps Arcadia

Hopewell-Loudon swept a pair of junior high boys basketball games from Arcadia, taking the eighth-grade contest 58-12 and claiming the seventh-grade meeting 35-15. Dominic Hedrick led the eighth-grade Chieftains with 16 points, followed by Garrett White with 14. Jake Simonis...