Police searching for rail park thieves

Fostoria Police Department is asking for the community’s help in identifying two men who allegedly stole several items from a vending machine at...

Flu hitting hard in Findlay, Bluffton

Emergency rooms in Findlay and Bluffton are seeing an influx of patients with flu-like symptoms, which health officials say reflects the growing...

2 admit killing man whose body was found near Deshler

TOLEDO (AP) — A husband and wife in Toledo have pleaded guilty in the death of a Michigan man, whose body was found in Putnam County in early...

4 hurt in Upper Sandusky, Deshler accidents

Four people were hurt tonight in accidents in Upper Sandusky and in the Deshler area. Two people were injured in a single-car crash about 6:36...

Magistrate named

A new Hancock County Juvenile and Probate Court magistrate has been named. Current Magistrate Kristen Johnson, who has been elected to serve as...

Rural Vanlue house heavily damaged by fire

VANLUE — No injuries were reported when a fire erupted late Monday night and heavily damaged a house at 11588 Hancock County 252, northwest of...

UPDATE: Power outage in Hancock County

McCOMB — Nearly a thousand Hancock County residents are without electricity. Hancock County at 2:40 p.m. had 996 customers without power,...

Hancock County’s unemployment rate is fourth lowest in Ohio

Hancock County’s unemployment rate in November shrank to 3.3 percent, fourth lowest in the state. It was 3.4 percent in October. Jobless rates...

Treatment center to open next month

Hancock County’s first residential treatment center will have its grand opening next month. A ribbon cutting ceremony and open house for the Tree...

Heroin seized in Van Buren raid

VAN BUREN — Law enforcement officers found heroin after raiding a Van Buren home. At about 5:30 p.m. Monday, officers entered 109 ½ S. Main St....

Updated: 2 escape injury in Fostoria car-train crash

Two motorists escaped injury early today when their car collided with a Norfolk Southern train on Fostoria’s Columbus Avenue. Fostoria...

House fire reported near Vanlue

VANLUE — Firefighters from Vanlue and Washington Township have been called to a house fire at 11588 Hancock County 252, northwest of Vanlue. The...