4 Fostorians hurt in Ohio 18 crashes

BASCOM — Four members of a Fostoria family were injured Wednesday morning in a chain-reaction accident on Ohio 18, west of Bascom. The Seneca...

Ament announces retirement date

Blanchard Valley Center Superintendent Connie Ament told the Hancock County commissioners today that she will retire on March 31. She will be...

MarkWest approves purchase by MPLX

MarkWest Energy Partners unitholders today voted to approve their company’s purchase by MPLX, Marathon Petroleum Corp.’s pipeline and...

Three departments battling fire on Township Road 95

Three fire departments are responding to a structure fire at 7514 Township Road 95, northwest of Findlay. Liberty Township, McComb and Blanchard...

Gov’s (joke) proclamation: Avoid letter ‘M’ tomorrow

STATE OF OHIO Executive Department OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR Columbus RESOLUTION WHEREAS, in 2013 the State of Ohio first proclaimed Scarlet Letter...

Early morning injury crash closes I-75 for hours

VAN BUREN — A two-vehicle crash involving a semi on Interstate 75 near Van Buren sent one person to the hospital and closed the northbound lanes...

Ohio State to end Mirror Lake jump after student’s death

COLUMBUS (AP) — Ohio State University says it will work to end the traditional Mirror Lake jump after a student who experienced a medical...

City of Fostoria pulling proposed tax credit legislation

Fostoria Mayor Eric Keckler announced on his Facebook page today the city is withdrawing its plans to do away with the income tax credit given to...

County jobless rate declines in October

Hancock County’s unemployment rate declined to 3.1 percent in October from 3.2 percent in September, the state reported. Hancock...

Cooper Tire to work with Argentine tire maker

Cooper Tire & Rubber Co. and Fate, the leading Argentine tire manufacturer and a global exporter, plan to work together, the companies...

UPDATED 2:30 p.m. Both southbound lanes of I-75 near BG reopened after accident

BOWLING GREEN — Both lanes of Interstate 75  just north of Bowling Green have reopened after a truck accident this afternoon. The Bowling Green...

One killed, seven injured in Wyandot County crash

UPPER SANDUSKY  — One person was killed and seven others were injured in a two-car crash on Ohio 53 near U.S. 23 in Upper Sandusky on Saturday...