Cooper posts loss in fourth quarter

Paying more for raw materials and selling fewer tires, Cooper Tire & Rubber Co. had a $42 million loss in the October-December quarter, the...

Cooper Tire shows decline in operating profit and net sales in 2017

Cooper Tire & Rubber is citing higher raw material costs among the factors that led to a decline in net sales and operating profit in 2017....

Surface water flooding closes some roads in Hancock County

The Hancock County Sheriff’s Office is reporting that several county roads are closed due to flooding by surface water tonight, including: •...

UPDATED: Flood watches issued for Hancock, Seneca, Allen, Henry, Putnam, Wood counties

The National Weather Service has issued flood watches covering Hancock, Seneca, Allen, Henry, Putnam and Wood counties through Wednesday...

Fostoria police warn of phone scam

Fostoria Police Division is warning area residents of a phone scam. “We have received several reports of a scam involving the IRS th...

Hancock County death toll from overdoses still climbing

Hancock County’s 2017 death toll from opioid overdoses, already at a record high, continues to climb. Hancock Public Health has confirmed 23...

Sheriff’s office asking for public help in Rice murder investigation

Hancock County sheriff’s deputies are asking members of the public who may have seen Danielle Rice on the weekend she was killed to come forward....

UPDATED: Gunman kills at least 17 at Florida high school

By TERRY SPENCER and KELLI KENNEDY Associated Press PARKLAND, Fla. — A former student opened fire at a Florida high school Wednesday, killing at...

More details emerge about Sunday murder

Findlay police are continuing to investigate the murder of a city man who was shot to death early Sunday at his Fox Street home. Following an...

Police: 2 Westerville officers killed responding to 911 call; suspect identified

WESTERVILLE, Ohio (AP) — Two Ohio police officers responding to a 911 hang-up call were fatally shot on Saturday after entering a townhome in a...

Ohio GOP endorses DeWine over Taylor, Sprague over O’Brien

COLUMBUS (AP) — Attorney General Mike DeWine on Friday won the Ohio Republican Party’s coveted endorsement for governor over Lt. Gov. Mary...

Sprague faces competition for state post

State Rep. Robert Sprague is giving up his Ohio House seat to run for state treasurer, but he won’t be coasting into the state job. The Findlay...