Public Record

Fostoria accidents Wednesday: • Caller reported a non-injury accident in the 700 block of Maple Street at 9:29 a.m. citations Tuesday: • Officer issued a citation for a stop sign violation following a traffic stop at an East Jones Street location. • Officer...

Video links Schaeffer to fatal arson

By BRIAN BOHNERT SENIOR STAFF WRITER Testimony continued Tuesday in the state’s case against a Fostoria man facing complicity charges in a Memorial Day arson that killed two people. Several witnesses took the stand Tuesday to testify against Charles V. Schaeffer, 45,who was...

SCAT driver injured in collision with semi

BASCOM — A Tiffin man was admitted to Mercy St. Vincent Medical Center, Toledo, after a Seneca County Agency Transportation minivan and a tractor-trailer collided on Ohio 18, east of Bascom, about 8:40 p.m. Monday, according to the Fremont post of the State Highway Patrol....

Public Record

Fostoria arrests Monday: • Brandon M. Harmon, 28, Fremont, was arrested on an active warrant out of Bowling Green. citations Monday: • Officer issued a citation for a red light violation following a report of an accident at North Main and East Center streets. •...

Trick-or-Treat is in the bag

Fostoria Fire Division is giving away free reflective plastic bags to use for trick or treat, scheduled for 6-7:30 p.m. Saturday. The bags can be picked up this week during business hours at the station, 233 W. South St.

Trial begins for 3rd arson suspect

By BRIAN BOHNERT SENIOR STAFF WRITER A seven-woman, seven-man jury was selected Monday to decide the fate of a Fostoria man charged in connection to a fatal Memorial Day house fire on South Poplar Street. Charles V. Schaeffer, 45, 151 Taft Blvd., is charged with complicity to...