Coroner: Russo died from blunt trauma in crash

Prominent Hancock County attorney Ralph Russo died last month from multiple blunt trauma sustained in a car crash, a coroner’s report has found. The Erie County Coroner’s Office on Friday cited only injuries from the July 9 crash on U.S. 6 in its cause of death...

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Fostoria citations Friday: • Officer issued a citation for speeding following a traffic stop at a Sandusky Street location. • Officer advised he issued a citation for speeding following a traffic stop at a Sandusky Street location. • Citations were issued for...

UW aims for magical year

By MORGAN MANNS STAFF WRITER The United Way of Fostoria is asking community members to work their magic in an effort to help them reach their 2014 campaign goal of $179,000. At a press conference Thursday afternoon, the United Way announced this year’s goal for the campaign...

Bus gets help on its route

A local towing company had to help a school bus complete its route Thursday afternoon after it broke down on Columbus Avenue. According to a Facebook post by Brian Whitta, Fostoria City Schools transportation supervisor, Bus 10 started having trouble on the roadway after dropping...

County eyes wellness incentives

By JIM MAURER STAFF WRITER TIFFIN — A proposal to provide Seneca County employees who meet wellness program goals with $300 per participant toward the premium cost, will provide less to employees with family coverage than they currently receive. County Administrator Stacy...

Absentee ballots in the mail

Absentee ballots applications are being mailed statewide today for the Nov. 4 election, by Ohio Secretary of State Jon Husted’s office. More than six million voters should be receiving their ballots within the next few days. “Voters who take advantage of this...