New Carey fiscal officer expected to be named Monday

CAREY — A new fiscal officer is expected to be named Monday by Carey Mayor Jennifer Rathburn following a final interview Thursday night. “The...

Carey softball state semifinal live today on WFIN

Today’s Division IV state softball semifinal between Carey and Williamsburg will be broadcast live on WFIN-AM and online at wfin.com....

Carey fiscal officer resigns

CAREY — Nickie Coppler, fiscal officer and council clerk for Carey since late January 2015, resigned the position last month and has accepted a...

Report: Ohio had 4,149 overdose deaths in 2016

COLUMBUS (AP) — A newspaper survey of Ohio county coroners has found more than 4,000 people died from drug overdoses last year in a state among...

Hancock County’s jobless rate is third lowest in Ohio

As was the case in Ohio’s other 87 counties, Hancock County’s unemployment rate fell in April. But at 2.9 percent, Hancock County’s rate was tied...

Robbery suspect shoots self

A suspect in a Findlay robbery fled the city Monday afternoon before pulling his vehicle over and shooting himself, according to Findlay police....

Wood County, Risingsun police officer settle wrongful arrest lawsuit

Wood County has settled a wrongful arrest lawsuit filed by a Risingsun police officer against a sheriff’s office deputy, according to...

New sheriff’s union contracts include 2 percent wage hike

The contracts being negotiated with Hancock County Sheriff Michael Heldman and employee unions will cost the county about $94,700 annually,...

Teenager killed in Sunday afternoon accident

A Fostoria teenager was killed in a one-car accident Sunday afternoon on Marion Township 205, southeast of Findlay, the Hancock County Sheriff’s...

The Courier and The Review Times win 10 Ohio APME awards

COLUMBUS — Veteran Courier reporter Lou Wilin was a first-place winner in a pair of categories in the annual Ohio Associated Press Media Editors...

UPDATE: Ultralight plane crashes, 1 hurt

A rural Findlay man was injured Wednesday night when his ultralight airplane crashed into a Marion Township field just east of Findlay. The...

3 arrested after Findlay drug raid

The Hancock County METRICH Drug Task Force, with the assistance of the Findlay Police Department Emergency Response Team, arrested three people...