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08/18/17 – 5:24 P.M. Findlay Rotary club will be hosting a perch dinner to benefit the Rotary Foundation and Habitat for Humanity. The perch fry will be held from 4-7 p.m. at 50 North next Friday. The dinner includes three pieces of perch with coleslaw, chips, a roll, and a cookie. [...]
Fri, Aug 18, 2017
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08/18/17 – 5:18 P.M. The Hancock County Commissioners renewed a deal designating Hancock Area Transportation Services as the county's rural transportation provider. HATS transportation director Laurie Collins said that this is so that the service can get funding. Laurie Collins She added that the funds allow them to provide transportation to residents of [...]
Fri, Aug 18, 2017
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08/18/17 – 2:42 P.M. A Findlay man was found guilty on 6 drug charges today. The Courier's Eileen McClory said that 47-year-old Darius Godley was charged with several felonies. Eileen McClory The jury found Godley not guilty of a seventh charge, possessing a weapon under disability. The charges came from two incidents. The [...]
Fri, Aug 18, 2017
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08/18/17 – 2:06 P.M. The Findlay Police Department has three new hires joining the department. The Courier reports that they are gaining 25-year-old Jakob Sigler, 24-year-olds Ian Edinger and Dillon Kliesch. Mayor Lydia Mihalik swore in the new officers on Monday. All three officers will start the police academy at the Ohio [...]
Fri, Aug 18, 2017
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08/18/17 – 11:19 A.M. The Putnam County Sheriff's Office is warning residents of solicitation calls from national or foreign entities. In a release from Crime Victim Services, they report that scammers are using phone numbers from Ottawa and Columbus Grove. The scammers use these numbers to hide their identity. This is [...]
Fri, Aug 18, 2017
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8/18/17 – 5:26 A.M. The Hancock County Fair will use a unique event to raise money for Flag City Honor Flight. Just after opening ceremonies on Wednesday August 30th, the fair will hold donkey races. The races are in five classes, including fair departments, schools, safety personnel, businesses, and city and [...]
Fri, Aug 18, 2017
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8/18/17 – 5:36 A.M. A Fostoria drug dealer will spend five years in prison. The Review-Times reports a jury convicted 36-year-old Jinetta Thompson in July on four counts of trafficking in cocaine, possession of criminal tools, and endangering children. Seneca County Common Pleas Court Judge Michael Kelbley issued the sentence Thursday. Thompson's [...]
Fri, Aug 18, 2017
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8/18/17 – 5:11 A.M. Efforts to tear down buildings in the flood plain continue in Hancock County. The Hancock County Commissioners approved buying a property at 329 East Main Cross Street during their Thursday meeting. The county will demolish the home there. The property cost the county $57,000. Assistant county prosecutor Phil [...]
Fri, Aug 18, 2017
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8/18/17 – 5:19 A.M. A Putnam County man recently pleaded guilty to three sex crimes. The Putnam County Sentinel reports 39-year-old Shawn Budd of Continental entered guilty pleas to charges that included the rape of an infant. A grand jury indicted Budd last April on one count of rape, two counts of [...]
Fri, Aug 18, 2017
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8/18/17 – 5:04 A.M. Several local school districts welcomed students back this week with improved facilities. The Courier reports many districts completed projects before opening the doors to students a few days ago. Cory-Rawson High School installed new windows and bigger lockers. The school also installed two new soccer fields across [...]
Fri, Aug 18, 2017
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8/18/17 – 4:50 A.M. Thousands of people are in Bowling Green for an annual show of horsepower. The National Tractor Pull Championships opened yesterday at the Wood County Fairgrounds. More than 90-thousand people will watch 330 competitors pull a weighted sled along a 300-foot track through Saturday. Organizers say the event [...]
Fri, Aug 18, 2017
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08/17/17 – 5:52 P.M. Findlay City Council got a sneak peek at the new manhole covers the city will install around town. Mayor Lydia Mihalik unveiled the new covers which sport the City of Findlay logo. They come at no extra cost to the city since they are purchased in bulk [...]
Thu, Aug 17, 2017
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08/17 – 3:38 P.M. A big band and AMVETS #21 will be hosting a benefit dance for Flag City Honor Flight. Night Jazz will perform music with a focus on swing music from the 1930's and 40's. The dance will be held at 7 p.m. at 50 North on August 26. [...]
Thu, Aug 17, 2017
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08/17/17 – 3:10 P.M. Hancock Public Health met with the county commissioners in an executive session to talk about getting more space. Health commissioner Karim Baroudi said that there are many reasons for more space. Karim Baroudi Baroudi said that they'll look at properties. Karim Baroudi He added that they will meet with the commissioners [...]
Thu, Aug 17, 2017
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8/17/17 – 11:27 A.M. Local leaders are working together to get more resources to fight the opioid epidemic locally. The Hancock County Commissioners signed off on a letter today support for the city of Findlay's attempt to get grant money for a drug overdose Quick Response Team… Audio:Mark Gazarek Commissioner Mark Gazarek says [...]
Thu, Aug 17, 2017
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