Commissioners agree to review of Stantec flood control plan

The Hancock County commissioners have agreed to a $375,000 review of Stantec’s flood-control recommendation, in what could be described as a win...

Mount Blanchard woman sentenced for overdose death, jail escape

A Mount Blanchard woman has been sentenced to five years in prison for involuntary manslaughter, in connection with the overdose death of her...

Fostoria man sentenced for violating community control

A Fostoria man was recently sentenced to more than eight and a half years in prison after admitting to a string of community control violations....

Hancock County jobless rate below 4 percent

Hancock County’s unemployment rate declined to 3.9 percent in August from 4.1 percent a month earlier, the state reported. Jobless rates fell in...

Injury crash reported near Fostoria

An injury crash was reported at Washington Township 261 and Ohio 12, southwest of Fostoria, at 1:09 p.m., according to scanner traffic....

UPDATED: Power back for most Hancock-Wood customers after outage

Approximately 200 Hancock-Wood Electric Co-op customers were affected by a power outage near Fostoria around 9:45 a.m., according to the utility....

Fostorian hurt in Ohio 12 crash

FOSTORIA — A Fostoria man was injured Monday night when his vehicle was rear-ended on Ohio 12, southwest of Fostoria. Jason Harper, 38, was taken...

UPDATE: Arcadia man injured in Sunday accident

VAN BUREN — An Arcadia man was injured in a two-vehicle crash at the intersection of Hancock County 216 and Allen Township 230 on Sunday...

Scam calls claim locals must pay fine to avoid arrest

Findlay residents reported multiple similar scam calls on Saturday, according to the Findlay Police Department. Callers report they are contacted...

Accident hospitalizes cyclist

A Findlay cyclist was hit by a truck Saturday, resulting in injuries that put the cyclist in the hospital, according to the Hancock County...

Wood County sheriff investigates scam

A Wood County resident reported a scam phone call Thursday from what appeared to be the Wood County Sheriff’s Office, informing the resident that...