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Doug Jenkins

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06/23/17 – 4:27 P.M. There were 313 OVI-related fatal accidents causing 346 deaths last year, according to the Ohio State Highway Patrol. There will be an OVI checkpoint in Hancock County to help deter and intercept these impaired drivers and stop potential accidents. A release from the Findlay Post of the [...]
Fri, Jun 23, 2017
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06/23/17 -4:16 P.M. Findlay-Hancock County Economic Development has a new project specialist. Angela DeBoskey comes from North Carolina where she said that she also worked in economic development. She added that she was happy to find an open position. Angela DeBoskey DeBoskey said that she'll be taking on many responsibilities. Angela DeBoskey She added that [...]
Fri, Jun 23, 2017
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06/23/17 – 11:39 A.M. The City of Findlay has a new Police Chief. Mayor Lydia Mihalik announced the appointment of John Dunbar to the position yesterday. He has 25 years of experience in police service and had been a lieutenant since 2010. Mihalik added that she believes he has the skills [...]
Fri, Jun 23, 2017
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6/23/17 – 9:06 A.M. Today's rain showers are forcing the cancellation of a charity event in downtown Findlay. Children's Mentoring Connection says it will now hold its “Lunch for a Cause” event on July 28. It had been set for today at the Millstream Art Plaza on Sandusky Street. [...]
Fri, Jun 23, 2017
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6/23/17 – 7:30 A.M. A lab at Bowling Green State University will bare the name of a retired Hancock County judge. The university's board of trustees voted to name a computer lab in the Michael and Sara Kuhlin Center after Judge Allan Davis. Davis is a 1965 graduate of BGSU. He served [...]
Fri, Jun 23, 2017
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6/23/17 – 7:16 A.M. After some debate, officials in Seneca County have decided to change the way a statue of Lady Justice will face at the new Joint Justice Center in downtown Tiffin. The Review-Times reports the statue was originally going to face the southwest. But during a recent Leadership Core [...]
Fri, Jun 23, 2017
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6/23/17 – 7:02 A.M. The Hancock Park District has a new natural resource manager. The Courier reports Robert Sams will start in his new role on July 3. He takes the place of Sarah Betts, who became the director of the Seneca County Park District in May. Sams served as natural resource [...]
Fri, Jun 23, 2017
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6/23/17 – 6:43 A.M. Teachers in the Arcadia school district have a new contract. The Courier reports the school board and the teacher's union have agreed to a three-year deal. The contract increases teacher's salaries by 2.5 percent each year of the deal. The contract runs through June 30 of 2020. MORE: The [...]
Fri, Jun 23, 2017
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6/23/17 – 6:52 A.M. Three Findlay residents are facing drug charges after the Hancock County grand jury released secret indictments this week. The Courier reports 24-year-old Devante Blesset faces a count of trafficking fentanyl. He's also charged with a count of trafficking in oxycodone within 1,000 feet of a juvenile. 24-year-old Leon [...]
Fri, Jun 23, 2017
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6/23/17 – 5:31 A.M. A two-car crash in Seneca County took the life of a Chatfield teenager Thursday morning. The State Highway Patrol reports the crash on State Route 100 killed 17-year-old Chase Lutz and injured 57-year-old John Gegorski of Fremont. Investigators say Lutz was driving north on the highway near Melmore [...]
Fri, Jun 23, 2017
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6/23/17 – 5:22 A.M. The Osborn Avenue bridge replacement project should start next month. The Hancock County Commissioners appropriated money for the project during their Thursday meeting. The county expects the project to cost around $2 million, but Hancock County is only on the hook for around $100,000 of that. State [...]
Fri, Jun 23, 2017
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6/23/17 – 5:10 A.M. A Fostoria police officer is recovering at home after he came into contact with a powerful opioid during a Thursday traffic stop. The Courier reports the incident happened around 5 p.m. near the intersection of West Lytle and South Main streets. Police Chief Keith Loreno says the officer [...]
Fri, Jun 23, 2017
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6/23/17 – 4:19 A.M. One man is hospitalized after a golf outing nearly turned tragic in Bowling Green. Police say the man was playing at the Bowling Green Country Club yesterday when he parked his cart under a tree to take cover from thunderstorms. That's when a large branch broke and [...]
Fri, Jun 23, 2017
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6/23/17 – 4:21 A.M. It'll cost more to take classes at Bowling Green State University this fall. The school's trustees approved a two-percent undergraduate tuition hike yesterday. Tuition will also increase for graduate students. It's the first undergraduate tuition increase in four years and first hike in graduate tuition in more [...]
Fri, Jun 23, 2017
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06/22/17 – 5:11 P.M. The president of the Ohio Education Association was on WFIN to talk about the upcoming meeting of the nation's largest teachers' union. Becky Higgins said that now is a good time to get changes to the education system. Becky Higgins Higgins said that the unions have been talking about [...]
Thu, Jun 22, 2017
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