June unemployment rates rise slightly

Hancock County’s unemployment rate rose to 3.9 percent in June from 3.6 percent a month earlier, the state reported. However, Hancock County’s...

MPLX declares Q2 dividend

MPLX’s board of directors today declared a cash distribution of 44 cents per common unit for the second quarter of 2015. That represents an...

Kasich announces presidential run

COLUMBUS (AP) — Saying “big ideas change the world,” Ohio Gov. John Kasich declared his candidacy for the Republican nomination...

Arcadia man pleads guilty in attempted robbery

An Arcadia man pleaded guilty this morning in Hancock County Common Pleas Court for attempting to steal a man’s vehicle at knifepoint. Joe...

Mazza Museum founder dies

Jerry Mallett, the founder of the University of Findlay’s Mazza Museum, died this weekend, the university said. Mallett, 76, was a...

Injury crash reported near Mount Blanchard

MOUNT BLANCHARD — Delaware Township Fire Department is responding to a reported one-vehicle injury accident on  State Route 37 near North Main...

Car crashes into pole on Township Road 234

At least one person is reportedly injured after a vehicle crashed into a pole on Township Road 234, north of Township Road 207, according to...

Semi driver injured in Ohio 613 crash

A semitruck driver was injured after his vehicle overturned this morning on Ohio 613, west of Township Road 17, according to the Hancock County...

Injury crash reported in front of Boutwell Collision

Washington Township firefighters are responding to an injury crash near Boutwell Collision, 16605 Ohio 12, according to scanner traffic....

Hite’s meningitis plan becomes law

Gov. John Kasich on Thursday signed into law State Sen. Cliff Hite’s proposal requiring students be immunized against meningitis. Meningitis can...

FirstEnergy says Tenn. shooter failed background check in 2013

The Associated Press is reporting that the man who gunned down four Marines in Tennessee failed a background check with FirstEnergy Corp. in May...

Visit by Army Corps’ brigadier general unannounced

A high-ranking official from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers made a very low-key visit with area officials Tuesday. In a press release issued...