Key arson suspect found competent for trial

Shey L. Weiker, the key suspect in a late-May house fire on South Poplar Street, will stand trial for her alleged crimes this October. Weiker,...

Man charged with marijuana possession after I-75 stop

State troopers say they discovered about 4 pounds of marijuana in a North Carolina man’s vehicle when he was stopped on Interstate 75 in Findlay....

Center and Poplar intersection partially closed Thursday

Fostoria’s city sewer maintenance crew will be replacing the catch basin in the southwest corner at the intersection of East Center and South...

Unemployment rates up in Hancock, most neighboring counties

Hancock County’s unemployment rate increased in July to 4.8 percent from 4.5 percent in June, the state reported today. It was the seventh-lowest...

Golden Apple Award semi-finalists announced

The Findlay Rotary Club announced its nine semi-finalists for the 2014 Golden Apple Award. The elementary level nominees from Jefferson include:...

Update: Teen injured in Ohio 235 crash

MOUNT CORY — A Mount Cory teenager was injured in a single-vehicle crash on Ohio 235, near Union Township 47, at 2:59 p.m. Friday, the Hancock...

Ohio 53 closure planned south of Forest

Part of Ohio 53 between Forest and Kenton will be closed through 5 p.m. Tuesday, according to the Hardin County Sheriff’s Office. Ohio 53...

Findlay gets $2.4 million grant from ODOT for downtown improvements

Findlay has been awarded a $2.4 million grant from the Ohio Department of Transportation to improve downtown safety, walkability, bicycling...

Cooper Tire, Chengshan Group extend valuation deadline

Cooper Tire & Rubber Co. and Chengshan Group Co., in China, have extended the deadline to Aug. 24 for an independent company to provide a...

Tow truck driver injured in Allen Township accident

NORTH BALTIMORE — A tow truck driver was injured Friday morning when he was clipped by a vehicle while standing alongside a tractor-trailer in...

Hancock County crash injures two

Two Findlay motorists were hospitalized Thursday after a two-vehicle crash in Marion Township. Driver Cathy Stephens, 56, and passenger, Cole...

Site plan approved for MPLX headquarters

Construction of a six-story, 120,000-square-foot headquarters for Marathon Petroleum’s pipeline subsidiary, MPLX LP, will start in November and...