Alliance, business community not supporting larger sales tax

The business community voiced support Tuesday for renewal of an existing Hancock County sales tax, but did not support a 0.25 percent increase or...

UPDATED: Fostorian hurt in rollover crash

WEST INDEPENDENCE — A Fostoria man was injured Monday in a rollover accident on U.S. 224, east of Hancock County 23 at West Independence. Craig...

Companies to again offer insurance on federal exchange for Hancock, Wyandot counties

In early June, Hancock County residents faced the prospect of having no insurance carrier under “Obamacare” for 2018. On Monday, it was announced...

UPDATED: Bob Hesse, former Courier editor, dies at 73

Bob Hesse, who ran The Courier’s newsroom for 30 years, died Sunday. He was 73. Hesse retired as the newspaper’s editor in 2007. He had worked at...

Findlay businesswoman to meet with president

A Findlay businesswoman has been invited to a meeting at the White House on Tuesday. Sherri Garner Brumbaugh, president of Garner Trucking, and...

UPDATE: Fire destroys garage, damages house

VANLUE — A detached garage was destroyed and a nearby residence was heavily damaged in a Saturday afternoon fire at 130 Ohio 568 in Ridge...

Building fire leaves $6,000 in damage at Breckenridge Apartments

A Saturday morning fire at 2060 Breckenridge Road caused an estimated $6,000 in damage to apartment No. 11 at Breckenridge Apartments. Fifteen...

Trump pushes out Priebus, names DHS’ Kelly WH chief of staff

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump says Gen. John F. Kelly is his new White House chief of staff. That means Reince Priebus is out. Trump...

Bicyclists hit by car in Putnam County Thursday night

Putnam County investigators believe marijuana played a role in a crash involving a car and two people riding their bikes near Miller City...

Marathon profits fall to $515 million

Higher prices for the crude oil it buys and refines dropped Marathon Petroleum Corp.’s profit by 36 percent in the April-June quarter to $515...

Cold-air funnel cloud prompts warning sirens

A report of a cold-air funnel cloud west of Findlay prompted the city to set off its warning sirens around 4:30 p.m. today. The sirens were set...

Late Tuesday collision injures two east of Findlay

A two-car crash injured two people in Marion Township late Tuesday night. The Hancock County Sheriff’s Office says the collision happened...