Fostoria railroad crossings closed until Sept. 10

Several railroad crossings in Fostoria will be closed for approximately a week, according to a news release from Fostoria Safety Service Director...

Cooper Tire issues recall on some Wild Country Radial tires

Cooper Tire & Rubber Co. is recalling up to 1,492 Wild Country Radial tires, Modern Tire Dealer magazine reported. The tires reportedly were...

UPDATE: Kenton man injured in crash at U.S. 68-Ohio 15 interchange

A Kenton man was injured Tuesday morning after his Dodge van was involved in an accident at the U.S. 68-Ohio 15 interchange in Eagle Township,...

Coroner: Russo died from multiple blunt trauma in car crash

Prominent Hancock County attorney Ralph Russo died last month from multiple blunt trauma sustained in a car crash, a coroner’s report has found....

UF sees 8.5 percent enrollment increase

The University of Findlay’s enrollment is up 8.5 percent from a year ago. The university announced today that it now has 3,956 compared to 3,645...

‘Bait dumping’ may be latest threat to the lakes

TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. (AP) – A scientific paper released today says the bait fish trade represents a serious threat for spreading invasive...

Husted: Expect absentee voter applications next week

 COLUMBUS – Ohio Secretary of State Jon Husted today said voters should get absentee ballot applications within the next few days. He said,...

Hancock County sheriff warns of inspection scam

Hancock County Sheriff Michael Heldman is warning county residents of a potential scam involving property line inspections. In the past week,...

Man sentenced in ‘Fostoria Purge Night’ incident

A Fostoria man has been sentenced after creating a Facebook event that encouraged violence. On August 18, Fostoria police were made aware of an...

Pope Francis appoints new Bishop of Toledo

Pope Francis has named a new bishop to lead the Toledo Catholic Diocese. On Tuesday, Pope Francis named Bishop Daniel E. Thomas as the eighth...

Two people robbed on Howard Street

An armed robbery was reported early this morning on the 300 block of Howard Street. A man with a handgun at about 12:27 a.m. approached two...

UPDATE: Morning fire damages Sink’s Flower Shop

An early morning fire destroyed Sink’s Flower Shop and Greenhouse at 404 Second St. No one was injured, but the blaze caused significant...