City to move mountains

By MORGAN MANNS STAFF WRITER There is no doubt, Fostoria is literally buried in snow. With this winter season being more brutal than previous years, tons of snow have been dumped, plowed and piled high throughout town. But before the next snowfall hits the area, city crews will...

City gets grant to demolish blight

By BRIAN BOHNERT STAFF WRITER The city of Fostoria has been awarded nearly $300,000 in grant money for neighborhood improvement through the Ohio Attorney General’s Office. During Tuesday’s Seneca County commissioners meeting, Commissioner Fred Zoeller announced...

Helpful neighbor in need of help

By BRIAN BOHNERT STAFF WRITER A Risingsun man who has spent a lifetime helping his neighbors is now in need of help himself. “He’s a really good guy,” said Tammy Dean of her husband, Tim Dean. “He’s really kind and he always puts everybody before...

Sewer rate hike ahead for New Riegel

By JIM MAURER STAFF WRITER TIFFIN — Property owners in the New Riegel Sewer District will pay about 30 percent higher quarterly bills beginning next month as increased expenses and lower revenues have forced the county to take action. Seneca County Commissioners will...

EMS meeting set

A countywide meeting about Seneca County emergency medical service has tentatively been scheduled for 9 a.m. March 29 in the Public Safety Building. If there is bad weather, the meeting will be rescheduled to April 5 at the same location, it was announced at Tuesday’s board...

Public Record

Fostoria accidents Tuesday: • A West Center Street caller reported a vehicle hit-skip another vehicle and took off toward Main Street. Under investigation. • Complainant reported his vehicle was hit outside a South Main Street location at 1:56 p.m. Minor damage to the...