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Area jobless rates drop

Seneca County’s unemployment rate dropped to 6.1 percent in March from 6.7 percent in February, the state reported. Hancock County’s unemployment rate dropped to 4.7 percent in March from 5.2 percent the previous month. Unemployment rates in Wood County dropped to 5.8...

Fostoria man arrested for threatening harm

A Fostoria man was arrested Monday evening after allegedly threatening to harm people with a stick at Nye’s Trailer Park. Juan F. Hernandez, 61, 717 Lynn St., was arrested on a charge of resisting arrest, obstruction of justice and two counts of disorderly conduct following...

Public Record

Fostoria accidents Tuesday: • Complainant reported her soon-to-be ex-husband made her wreck her vehicle near the intersection of East Lytle and South Poplar streets at 8:43 a.m. Officer advised male said complainant tried to smack him and she hit a guard rail. arrests...

Building improvements, utility costs reviewed

By JIM MAURER STAFF WRITER TIFFIN — Seneca County Commissioners continue to seek ways to reduce costs while making repairs to county buildings and maintaining services. Commissioner Fred Zoeller has received a quote of more than $39,000 for mold removal and elimination of...

BOE trims $75,000 in debt

By BRIAN BOHNERT STAFF WRITER Taxpayers will soon reap the benefits of nearly $75,000 in savings from the local public school system. Fostoria City Schools Board of Education approved a resolution Monday refinancing the remaining balance of district debt resulting from...

Kidwell comes full circle

By DAVE HANNEMAN for the review times Derek Kidwell remembers walking off the football field on many Friday nights, the high-banked lights of Memorial Stadium illuminating another winning effort by the Redmen. A generation later, he wants the Fostoria players now coming through...