Seneca County man arrested

A Seneca County man was arrested Wednesday after deputies surrounded the residence with their weapons drawn. According to a police report, the Seneca County Sheriff’s Office received a call advising a Jonathon Rice, 35, 8399 W. Ohio 12, was bipolar, had...

Welcome to Frost-oria!

PHOTO PROVIDED Welcome to Frost-oria! Frost from the morning fog cast a fairy tale-like sheen over the Municipal Building lawn in downtown Fostoria Wednesday afternoon. Temperatures dipped into single digits for much of the day Wednesday, with the low being just 5 degrees. Temps...

The key to public safety

By MORGAN MANNS STAFF WRITER Fostoria Fire Division has implemented a program to ensure they’re not locked out of a residence when a civilian needs medical assistance. The Locked Out Program will allow safety personnel to have easy access to a residence when responding to...

City hooks grant for fishery updates

By MORGAN MANNS STAFF WRITER After fishing online for funding, city officials announced Fostoria reeled in a grant to make improvements to a local fishery. Fostoria Economic Development Corporation President Renee Smith applied for the $118,095 grant through the Ohio Department...

3 arrested in sex trafficking bust

Three northwest Ohio men were arrested following a human trafficking operation in the Rossford area Wednesday. According to the Wood County Sheriff’s Office, Alexander C. Foster, 42, Sylvania; Chandra S.R. Mandhapati, 33, Perrysburg; and Jeffrey M. Teague, 54, Toledo, were...

Public Record

Fostoria accidents Wednesday: • Caller reported an accident at Columbus Avenue and East Crocker Street at 12:59 p.m. At least one subject was transported to ProMedica Fostoria Community Hospital, according to police reports. One subject was cited for failure to yield the...