Judge Johnson begins term

Kristen Johnson was sworn in Monday as Hancock County’s new probate and juvenile court judge, during a ceremony at the Hancock County Courthouse....

Fostoria robbery suspect changes plea to guilty

TIFFIN —  A Fostoria man accused of fatally shooting a woman during a home burglary in May, changed his plea during an appearance in Seneca...

Portman supports union’s fight for Chinese tire tariffs

U.S. Sen. Rob Portman, R-Ohio, has joined U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown, D-Ohio, in supporting unionized Cooper Tire & Rubber Co. workers’ fight...

On Deck: Northwest Ohio girls tournament draws

Girls high school basketball team will get their road map to the OHSAA state tournament today and we’ll have the latest as tournament draws take...

Steelworkers’ refinery strike hits Marathon, BP plants

DALLAS (AP) — The first nationwide strike at U.S. oil refineries since 1980 , which hit three Marathon Petroleum refineries this week, is...

Firefighters respond to chimney fire

Firefighters have been called to a chimney fire at 12320 Township Road 109 in rural Findlay. Crews from Allen Township and Washington Township...

Toledo Mayor D. Michael Collins dies

TOLEDO (AP) — Mayor D. Michael Collins, who became an advocate for expanded attention to drinking water quality after Toledo’s water supply...

Newspaper delivery delayed this morning

Please don’t blame your carrier.  Your newspaper is about two hours late this morning due to problems with the press.  Thank you.

Courier delivery delayed Friday morning

Due to press problems, the morning Courier delivery is running about two hours late.

Upper Sandusky house, condos damaged by fire

UPPER SANDUSKY — Nobody was injured in an early morning fire that damaged a house and neighboring condos in Upper Sandusky. The Upper Sandusky...

Fostoria man killed in Ohio 53 crash

FREMONT — A Fostoria man was killed and two others were injured when an SUV and a tractor-trailer collided Thursday morning on Ohio 53, just...

Hancock’s May ballot issues set

Hancock County voters will decide two tax requests in the May 5 primary election. Three school districts have tax issues on the ballot, and...