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Court upholds rape verdict

The Findlay man found guilty of raping a woman he met in a city bar has lost his appeal to a higher court. Cory A. Perkins, 29, will continue his...

Cooper to invest $140 million in Miss. plant

Mississippi officials are supporting tax breaks to modernize Cooper Tire & Rubber Co.’s plant in Tupelo, while state officials mull a...

Husted announces election board appointments

Two members of the Hancock County Board of Elections have been reappointed by Secretary of State Jon Husted. Elizabeth Candler, a Democrat, and...

Injury crash reported

First responders were dispatched at 1 p.m. to an injury crash at Ohio 12 and Hancock 248. The incident was reported as a three-vehicle crash,...

Hancock County plow trucks to operate under restricted hours

Hancock County plow trucks will be operating under restricted hours for the rest of the winter. County Engineer Christopher Long said roadways...

UPDATE: Oh, no! More snow!

The National Weather Service says a total of 2 to 5 inches of snow could fall on Hancock and most surrounding counties tonight and Sunday. The...

U.S. 224 bridge closure delayed

This weekend’s expected closure of U.S. 224 at Interstate 75 has been delayed a week. Demolition of the bridge’s southern half is now tentatively...

UPDATE: Cooper lost money in tumultuous Q3, long-delayed report shows

Cooper Tire & Rubber Co. today released its long-awaited financial results from the third quarter of last year, numbers that were delayed by...

Robbery suspect apprehended

At approximately 3:40 p.m.  Friday, Fostoria Police Capt. Patrick Brooks reported deputies with the Wood County Sheriff’s Office have...

Magazine names Birchaven Village among ‘Best Nursing Homes’

Birchaven Village has been named one of the Best Nursing Homes 2014 by U.S. News & World Report, receiving an overall rating of five out of...

Robbery suspect identified, remains at large

Fostoria police have identified Dakota M. Sharninghouse, 19, as the prime suspect of an armed robbery reported Thursday evening at an East Lytle...

Oh, no! More cold and snow!

No, it’s not over yet. The National Weather Service is calling for significant snow in our area on Saturday night and most of the day...