UPDATE: Escaped inmate found in Bowling Green attic

BOWLING GREEN (AP) — An inmate who escaped from a low-level corrections facility in Bowling Green was back in custody Thursday night after...

Military and overseas voting to begin for Ohioans

Military and overseas voting begins Saturday for November’s general election. County elections boards will begin mailing absentee ballots to...

Hancock County correction officers get new contract

Correction officers who work for the Hancock County Sheriff’s Office will get pay raises under a new three-year contract, but will pay higher...

Trial date set for former Riverdale teacher

A December trial date has been set for a former Riverdale School District teacher charged with child endangerment. Barb Williams is scheduled for...

Weiker gets life sentence in Fostoria arson

Shey L. Weiker has been sentenced to life in prison for her role in a Poplar Street fire that killed two people on Memorial Day. Weiker and her...

Hancock-Wood Electric Co-op conducting test this afternoon

Hancock-Wood Electric Co-op will be conducting tests on its load control system this afternoon, but co-op members don’t need to reduce...

Hancock County Sheriff’s Office gets safety grant

The Hancock County Sheriff’s Office has received a grant worth more than $34,600. A release from the office says the money came from the...

Dog jump draws crowd for fundraiser

This weekend’s dog jumping event continues at Riverbend Recreation Area. For Linda Casey, of Findlay, it’s a chance to have fun with he...

Injury crash reported in Washington Township

First responders are heading toward a reported two-vehicle injury crash at Ohio 12 and Washington Township 218. The crash was occurred at 5:50...

UPDATE: Guards union says Lima prison officials warned about escape

LIMA, Ohio (AP) — Prison officials were warned about an escape the day before three inmates, including a school shooter who killed three...

UPDATED: Chardon shooter recaptured; questions rise about Lima prison

LIMA, Ohio (AP) — A teenager convicted of killing three students at an Ohio high school scrambled over a fence to escape a state prison with two...

Wolf? Dog? Animal shot dead near Leipsic

Whatever it was, Leipsic residents won’t have to worry about it anymore. The Leipsic Police Department sent out an alert last night that said the...