Public Record

Fostoria arrests Wednesday: • Dylan B. Skaggs, no age or address available, was arrested on a warrant out of Hancock County after a Taft Boulevard caller reported hearing commotion outside of her vehicle and witnessing someone she knows drive off. Tuesday: • Brian...

Council renews home restoration pact

By MORGAN MANNS STAFF WRITER City officials are hoping to help improve the lives of Fostoria residents by renewing a program aimed at restoring dilapidated homes at little to no cost for low-income homeowners. Fostoria City Council on Tuesday approved a resolution authorizing...

Doggie roundup

By JIM MAURER STAFF WRITER Fostoria Police Department handles so many calls about dogs running loose in town that it may seem, at times, the city has gone to the dogs. And as far as Seneca County Commissioners are concerned, there is little they can do to help. Commissioner Fred...

Bettsville sets standard for public record requests

By RON CRAIG Staff Correspondent During a two and one-half hour meeting Tuesday night, Bettsville Village Council approved an addendum to a 2015 resolution clarifying how village officials handle public records requests, and approved a hike in the fees it charges for copies of...

IRS telephone scam making rounds as tax day nears

As tax day quickly approaches, area police departments are seeing an increase in Internal Revenue Service telephone scams. The scam works by thieves making unsolicited calls claiming to be from the IRS. The call appears to be from a legitimate phone number because scammers can...

Public Record

Fostoria accidents Tuesday: • Accident reported on Hays Street and South Wood Street; one citation issued. arrests Monday: • Julia Jimenez was arrested on North Union Street under a warrant from Seneca County. A citation was also issued for a temporary permit with no...