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Fostoria thefts Wednesday: • Complainant reported his step-daughter stole money from his wallet to pay for school fees. miscellaneous Wednesday: • Subject requested to speak to an officer regarding allegations made against him. • A Sandusky Street caller reported his brother...

350 children served at Fostoria toy store

By MORGAN MANNS STAFF WRITER Many know the feelings of excitement and wonder created by the magic of the holidays. For some, it may be the gathering of loved ones. For others, mainly children, it’s tearing the colorful wrapping paper off of a gift marked specially for them....

FCS awards $40.5M contract for new school

Shook Touchstone has been awarded a $40.5 million contract to construct the new junior/high school building for Fostoria City Schools. According to a news release, Shook Touchstone is a joint venture between Dayton-based Shook Construction and Lima-based Touchstone CPM. The...

Seneca County Budget Committee OKs 2017 monies

By RON CRAIG STAFF WRITER Following a brief discussion, the Seneca County Budget Commission voted unanimously Tuesday to certify a 2017 county budget of $16,350,000. The motion for the certification came from County Commissioner Mike Kerschner, who offered the figure as a...

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Fostoria accidents Tuesday: • Employee of an East Jones Road business reported a semi damaged a fire hydrant on Dec. 9. thefts Tuesday: • A Perrysburg Road caller requested to speak to an officer about a theft. Officer advised the complainant’s work credit card...

Commissioners budget line-item expenditures for 2017

By RON CRAIG STAFF WRITER Within 15 minutes of the adjournment of a Seneca County Budget Commission meeting, the county commissioners were forging budget line-item expenditures for 2017 to make them fit with $16.35 million in revenues the Budget Commission had just certified....