First Federal, Commercial Savings banks merged

First Federal Bank’s parent company, First Defiance Financial Corp. of Defiance, today closed its purchase of Commercial Bancshares of Upper...

5 women from Fostoria, Rudolph hurt in crash

WAYNE — Five women from Fostoria and Rudolph were injured in a two-vehicle crash Friday afternoon at the intersection of Ohio 281 and Ohio 199,...

Police chase ends in crash at South Main, Sandusky streets

A chase that started in Wood County and traveled through Fostoria has ended with a crash at South Main and Sandusky streets in downtown Findlay....

Cooper Tire issues recall

Cooper Tire & Rubber Co. is recalling 7,067 Discoverer M+S Sport tires which might not meet traction requirements for snow tires and could...

WITH VIDEO: Diversion channel demoted in flood-control plan; water detention areas added

VIDEO: Stantec gives update on flood control plan Flood-control plans for the Blanchard River at Findlay may look radically different than those...

Shooting suspect held on $1 million bond

A judge has ordered the suspect in Friday’s fatal shooting at a Findlay motel held on $1 million bond after a prosecutor called him an “extreme...

Railroad crossing in Bloomdale closed for construction

The Wood County Sheriff’s Office is asking drivers to avoid South Main and Hamm streets in Bloomdale due to a railroad crossing being...

UPDATED: Meeting scheduled Wednesday on flood control

Stantec, the engineering firm hired to review the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ plan for flood control in Hancock County, is ready to go public...

Motel shooting victim, suspect named

A Lucas County man is dead following an early Friday morning shooting at a Findlay motel. A suspect, from Illinois, is in custody on several...

Cooper Tire to repurchase up to $300 million in shares

Cooper Tire & Rubber Co.’s board of directors has increased and extended its share repurchase program by up to $300 million, through Dec. 31,...

Cooper Tire profits up 17 percent for quarter, entire 2016 year

Selling more high-profit tires and controlling costs, Cooper Tire & Rubber Co. increased profit 17 percent last quarter to $69 million, the...

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, 2017 to stockholders...