Hancock County Fair planning 75th anniversary celebration

The Hancock County Fair Board is planning a celebration this year, marking the fair’s 75th anniversary at the Sandusky Street grounds....

Findlay man sentenced to 8 years for baseball bat assault

A Findlay man who contended he is “not a monster” despite attacking two others with a baseball bat was sentenced on Wednesday to...

Kasich OKs 4 extra ‘snow days’ for schools

COLUMBUS (AP) — Gov. John Kasich has signed a bill giving Ohio schools four extra calamity days. Kasich was surrounded Wednesday by fifth-grade...

UPDATE: Fire destroys residence in Shawtown

SHAWTOWN — A Pleasant Township residence was destroyed from a Wednesday morning fire. There were no injuries. McComb Fire Chief Mike Voland said...

Findlay income tax credit? Nope

Findlay residents who work outside the city won’t be receiving a municipal income tax credit anytime soon. On Tuesday, City Council informally...

Hancock County unemployment rate falls in February

Hancock County’s unemployment rate fell to 5.2 percent in February from 5.7 percent a month earlier, the state reported. It was tied for...

Millions shifted to widen interstate

About $67 million in additional funding will help widen Interstate 75 in Hancock and Wood counties. The Ohio Turnpike and Infrastructure...

Landfill to accept dirt from I-75 project

Hancock County’s commissioners have agreed accept up to 200,000 cubic yards of fill dirt from the widening of Interstate 75 project. The...

Treasurer honors Findlay worker

Ohio’s treasurer on Monday recognized an area manufacturing employee for his work. Treasurer Josh Mandel praised Scott Wasserman for his...

Auditor discusses government oversight at Rotary

Ohio Auditor Dave Yost headlined today’s Rotary lunch with a push for greater government transparency. Yost detailed the financial oversight his...

Judge strikes down Michigan’s ban on gay marriage

DETROIT (AP) — Michigan’s ban on gay marriage is unconstitutional, a federal judge said Friday as he struck down a law that was widely...

Fostoria family displaced in Thursday night fire

A family of four was displaced Thursday night following a fire at their 317 E. Center St. house. Fostoria Fire Division and Fostoria Police...