Snowy sidewalks draw council’s ire

By BRIAN BOHNERT STAFF WRITER Keeping Fostoria’s sidewalks clear of snow was the hot topic of discussion during Tuesday night’s meeting of Fostoria City Council. At-Large Representative Thomas Lake asked the administration, and his fellow council members to look into...

Numbers tell the story

By BRIAN BOHNERT STAFF WRITER City Auditor Steve Garner regaled members of Fostoria Finance Committee Tuesday night on how the recent recession has impacted the local economy over recent years. During the meeting, Garner gave his line-item reports for both city revenues and...

New state tests ahead for next year

By JIM MAURER STAFF WRITER Fostoria schools Superintendent Andrew Sprang focused on the change to a new state assessment test next year during his “state of the schools” address Tuesday during the board’s regular meeting. The Partnership for Assessment of...

Public Record

Fostoria accidents Monday: • Caller reported a three-car accident on Findlay Street at 8:55 p.m. Officer was unable to locate the crash. arrests Tuesday: • Shane A. Marker, 39, 146 E. Tiffin St., was arrested on an active warrant. • Justine E. Donaldson, 43, 612 S. Union St., was...

City woman arraigned on drug charges

A Fostoria woman arrested Saturday on felony drug charges was arraigned in Tiffin-Fostoria Municipal Court Tuesday. Maleta Kirk, 52, 404 E. Tiffin St., is charged with one count of possession of criminal tools, a fifth-degree felony, and one count of trafficking in drugs, a...

Fostoria residents indicted

Hancock County grand jury indicted two Fostoria residents Tuesday. Emily A. Zeiter, 19, was charged with a fifth-degree felony count of identity fraud. Zeiter allegedly used the name and birth date of another woman on Jan. 17 in Findlay. Blayne C. Kreais, 25, was charged with...