Marathon kicks in for ‘the Boot’

An effort by the Hancock County Sheriff’s Office to place an emergency barricade in every classroom in the county received a boost Tuesday with...

New store to fill old Sears space at mall

A Big R store, which sells farm and ranch supplies, reportedly will be moving into the Findlay Village Mall space formerly occupied by Sears. Big...

MPLX vice president to retire; successor named

Craig O. Pierson, vice president of operations of MPLX, Marathon Petroleum Corp.’s energy-and-logistics subsidiary, and president of MPLX’s...

GOP picks Bechtol as commissioner

Tim Bechtol, an architect with Peterman Associates, has been selected by the Hancock County Republican Central Committee to serve the remainder...

11 hurt in Ohio State student’s car, knife attack

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A Somali-born Ohio State University student plowed his car into a group of pedestrians on campus and then got out and began...

Employee injured during break-in at Habitat for Humanity ReStore

Findlay Police are looking for two men who broke into the Habitat for Humanity ReStore Sunday evening. Lt. Robert Ring says an employee called...

Shoppers out in force on Black Friday

Black Friday has a reputation for being all about the “stuff” — the electronics, the clothing and the other gifts that are presented to holiday...

Findlay church provides free Thanksgiving meals to 2,005

After a record-breaking Thanksgiving dinner that served about 2,000 people last year, StoneBridge Church had prepared for an even larger crowd...

Women’s golf pioneer Peg Kirk Bell dies

Findlay native and Ladies Professional Golf Association pioneer Peg Kirk Bell died in her North Carolina home Wednesday evening at the age of 95,...

One arrested following pursuit; another arrested on drug charges

A pursuit ended with a vehicle striking a pole Tuesday and two arrests. Jodi R. Ridenour, 31, Fostoria, led officers with Fostoria Police...

Fatal crashes up this year in Hancock County

Hancock County’s fatal crashes have increased this year, and area law enforcement agencies are partnering to keep that number from rising. There...

McDowell found guilty on all charges

Deputies struggled to carry an Arlington teen out of a Hancock County courtroom on Friday, after he collapsed when a jury found him guilty of...