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First Ebola patient diagnosed in U.S. has died

DALLAS (AP) — A Dallas hospital spokesman says the first Ebola patient diagnosed in the United States has died. Wendell Watson of Texas Health...

NOON UPDATE: Steam Locomotive 765

Nickel Plate steam locomotive 765 is heading home to New Haven, Fort Wayne, Indiana today. According to the engine’s Twitter posting at...

Chengshan Group plans to buy Cooper Tire’s stake in Chinese factory

Cooper Tire & Rubber Co.’s disaffected partner in a factory in China, Chengshan Group Co., plans to buy Cooper’s 65-percent ownership stake...

Crash reported on I-75 in North Baltimore

We’re getting reports of an accident slowing down traffic in the northbound lanes of I-75 in North Baltimore this morning. No details of...

UPDATE: Fostoria police investigating suspicious death

The deceased Fostoria man found at an East Fremont Street apartment Tuesday night has been identified as 54-year-old Douglas Barnett. According...

Fostoria hires new fire chief

The city of Fostoria named its 10th fire chief Tuesday night. Fostoria City Council approved the appointment of Kenneth L. Chapman as the new...

Parents of Riverdale child charged

The parents of a boy allegedly victimized by a Riverdale School District teacher have been charged with child endangering. A Wyandot County...

Turnout good at first Community Heart & Soul meeting

Turnout for the first Community Heart & Soul meeting is good, with 25 leaders from seven small towns in Hancock County attending to learn...

Nickel Plate 765 schedule uncertain

According to the Steam Locomotive 765 Twitter page, “We remain in Fitzwater with no firm departure plans.” It appears the Nickel...

Job and Family Services to get new director

A new director for the Hancock County Department of Job and Family Services was appointed by the commissioners today. Diana Hoover was awarded a...

Hancock commissioners pay for river clean-up

Hancock County’s commissioners agreed today to pay the $9 maintenance fee for 32,065 Hancock County parcels that would have been assessed for the...

State approves $950,000 in flood funds

About $950,000 for flood control efforts in Hancock and Putnam counties was awarded by the State Controlling Board today. The money was awarded...