Longtime Hancock County judge to retire

Hancock County Common Pleas Court Judge Joseph Niemeyer, who has spent a quarter century on the bench, is retiring effective Dec. 31....

Crash closes I-75 northbound in Findlay

The State Highway Patrol says several crashes have closed I-75 northbound in Findlay. The crashes happened between Ohio 12 and U.S. 224. Area...

UPDATE 2:50 A.M.: Trump wins White House

By JULIE PACE and ROBERT FURLOW Associated Press WASHINGTON — Donald Trump was elected America’s 45th president Tuesday, an astonishing victory...

Zimmerman wins 3rd District court race

Shelby County Probate/Juvenile Judge William Zimmerman was elected Tuesday to a seat on the 3rd District Court of Appeals, Lima, according to...

Trump wins Ohio, AP says

The Associated Press says Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump has won Ohio and its 18 Electoral College votes.

Hancock County voters back Trump

Hancock County voters backed Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump by more than a 2-1 margin. With all precincts counted, Trump received...

Hancock voters approve ADAMHS levy

Hancock County voters have approved a 1.3-mill replacement levy for the Hancock County Board of Alcohol, Drug Addiction and Mental Health...

Senior citizens levy approved

Hancock County voters have approved a larger tax levy for senior citizen services. With all precincts counted, the vote results show the levy for...

Gazarek wins re-election

Hancock County Commissioner Mark Gazarek has won re-election, defeating challenger William Bateson by a vote count of 19,398 to 12,536 with all...

Election Day is here

Election Day is here. Along with the presidential election, there are elections for U.S. Senate; Ohio’s 4th and 5th congressional...

Michigan man dies in crash

A Michigan man died in a single-vehicle crash Tuesday afternoon on Ohio 568, east of Findlay, the Hancock County Sheriff’s Office reported. David...