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FTC approves Speedway’s purchase of Hess stations

The planned $2.87 billion purchase of Hess Corp.’s 1,342 East Coast gas stations and convenience stores by Speedway, Marathon Petroleum...

Carey police arrest Upper Sandusky man on importuning charge

A concerned mother helped Carey police make an arrest this week. The department’s Facebook page says the mother told officers a 42-year-old...

Hancock County jobless rate stays flat; other area counties see declines

Hancock County’s unemployment rate stayed flat at 4 percent from April to May, the state reported. Jobless rates declined among most neighboring...

Man admits to Findlay murder

A Findlay man pleaded guilty today to fatally shooting Joe Gutierrez III on a city street in November. In a plea agreement, Ralph G. Harris III,...

Downtown Findlay renovations get state tax credits

A downtown Findlay project is getting an Ohio Historic Preservation Tax Credit for $325,000. The two buildings near the Hancock County Courthouse...

Tanker truck spill closes Ohio 65 in northern Putnam County

Ohio 65 is closed in northern Putnam County this morning.  The Sheriff’s Office reports a tanker truck rolled over between Belmore and the...

Severe thunderstorm warning issued for northeastern Hancock, Seneca counties

The National Weather Service has issued a severe thunderstorm warning for northeastern Hancock County and all of Seneca and Sandusky counties...

Carey council meeting canceled; next meeting July 21

CAREY — The June 30 special Carey Council meeting to name a replacement for former Councilman John Green has been canceled, according to Carey...

Cooper CEO: New tech center here for community, factory, incentives

Cooper Tire & Rubber Co.’s Findlay factory, regional technical center, and community and state support convinced Cooper to locate its new...

Sprague speaks about curtailing Ohio drug abuse

Ohio’s drug epidemic has required aggressive action to solve, state Rep. Robert Sprague told the Findlay Rotary Club today. Sprague, R-Findlay,...

Correction: Fostoria school board meeting next Monday

Fostoria school board’s next meeting will be held at 7 p.m. Monday, June 30. The school board will meet at Fostoria Junior/Senior High...

Stuck vehicle delays traffic

A stuck semitrailer on U.S. 224 at Interstate 75 in Findlay is delaying traffic. The southbound U.S. 224 ramp is closed and overpass is blocked,...