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Whitsons donate $520,000 to UF

The University of Findlay has received a $520,000 donation from Findlay entrepreneurs George and Shirlee Whitson toward the new Center for...

Cooper Tire operating profits up 91 percent; sales down

Cooper Tire & Rubber Co.’s operating profit soared 91 percent last quarter to $102.5 million. Only a $56 million gain on the sale of its...

Cooper CEO Roy Armes to retire Aug. 31; Hughes to take over

Roy V. Armes, chairman and chief executive officer of Cooper Tire & Rubber Co., said today he will retire Aug. 31. Bradley E. Hughes will...

Brush fire burns camper

VANLUE — High winds Saturday near Vanlue carried flames from a planned burning of brush onto a nearby camper, destroying it. Brush was being...

BREAKING: Camper fire reported west of Hancock County 330

Vanlue and Washington Township fire departments responded to a camper fire west of Hancock County 330, scanner traffic indicated around 6:40 p.m....

Cooper Tire announces quarterly dividend

Cooper Tire & Rubber Co. today announced a quarterly dividend of 10.5 cents per share on common stock, payable March 31, 2016, to...

UPDATE: Firefighters battle Fremont Street blaze (with video)

All hands were on deck this afternoon as every single Fostoria firefighter was at the scene of a blaze at an East Fremont Street residence. Crews...

UPDATED 8 P.M.: Teen charged after impersonating state senator at Mohawk High School

SYCAMORE — An 18-year-old from Marion fooled many when he impersonated a state senator at a Wyandot County school. Izaha Akins spoke to a...

Owens nursing program regains state approval

Though it lost its national accreditation in 2009, and regained it in 2013, Owens Community College nursing program has been in good standing...

Kitchen fire damages Carey home

CAREY — There were no injuries when cooking oil ignited in a kitchen at 606 Crab Apple Drive, Carey, about 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, according to Carey...

Whirlpool to expand Findlay dishwasher plant

Whirlpool Corp. will add about 50 jobs in a $40.6 million, 86,400-square-foot expansion of its dishwasher plant in Findlay, Dow Jones Newswires...

Absentee voting for March primary begins today

Absentee voting for the March 15 primary election begins today. The Hancock County Board of Elections, located at 201 E. Lincoln St., has...