Hancock Park District cancels Saturday events

Due to flood warnings issued by the National Weather Service, the Hancock Park District has canceled programs scheduled for Saturday. Canceled...

UPDATED: Blanchard River reaches minor flood stage

As rainfall slowed, the swollen Blanchard River and other waterways in the region continued to rise, and the river reached minor flood stage at...

UPDATED 11:30 P.M.: Weather service predicts moderate flooding by Blanchard River

By COURIER STAFF The National Weather Service is predicting moderate flooding by the rain-swollen Blanchard River in Findlay, with water rising...

House OKs GOP health bill, a step toward Obamacare repeal

WASHINGTON (AP) — Relieved Republicans muscled their health care bill through the House Thursday, taking their biggest step toward dismantling...

Heavy rains expected, major flooding possible in Findlay

Heavy rain expected today and Friday means flooding is possible along the Blanchard River in Findlay, and a significant risk of flash flooding...

Arcadia, township levies renewed

Voters in Arcadia and Van Buren Township approved separate levies Tuesday, according to unofficial numbers from the Hancock County Board of...

Wind advisory in effect until 7 p.m.

A wind advisory is in effect for Hancock, Seneca, Wood and Wyandot counties until 7 p.m. today, according to the National Weather Service. Winds...

Fostoria man hurt in Ohio 613 crash

VAN BUREN — A Fostoria man was injured in a two-vehicle crash at 1:16 p.m. Monday at Ohio 613 and Allen Township 229, east of Van Buren,...

Vanlue man injured in three-vehicle accident

A Vanlue man was injured in a three-vehicle crash on Bright Road at 2:27 p.m. today, according to the Findlay Police Department. A school bus had...

Federal budget deal includes funds for Great Lakes

After speculation that the upcoming federal budget would cut funding for restoration work in the Great Lakes, U.S. Sens. Sherrod Brown and Rob...

Cooper Tire quarterly profits down 48 percent

A “dramatic” increase in raw material costs and reduced sales deflated Cooper Tire & Rubber Co.’s profit by 48 percent to $31 million last...

Marathon Petroleum quarterly profits rise to $30 million

Reflecting increased profit margin on the fuel it sold, Marathon Petroleum Corp.’s profit rose to $30 million last quarter from the $1 million of...