NEWS


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Ottawa Chamber executive director resigns
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Name of Friday shooting victim released
Two rescued from St. Marys River

Two rescued from St. Marys River

ST. MARYS — The rain-swollen St. Marys River was just too much for three people who needed rescued early Sunday morning.According to the St. Mar...

June 17th, 2019 updated: June 17th, 2019. |  


Jim Krumel: Watching baseball with grandpa

Jim Krumel: Watching baseball with grandpa

Kevin Huber, of Elida Road Tire Service, is a car guy.When a customer walks through the door, he may remember their vehicle before he does their name....

June 17th, 2019 updated: June 17th, 2019. |  


Costly campaign to recycle

Costly campaign to recycle

LIMA — More and more of you are recycling than ever before. That compliance is a double-edged sword though.While we’re keeping more and mo...

June 17th, 2019 updated: June 17th, 2019. |  


Youth profile: Wapakoneta’s Mckenzie ready to serve country

Youth profile: Wapakoneta’s Mckenzie ready to serve country

WAPAKONETA — Jesse Mckenzie, 17, an incoming senior at Wapakoneta High School, is looking forward to his final year.“I play tennis. I̵...

June 17th, 2019 updated: June 17th, 2019. |  


2020 race brings free college back to the national stage

2020 race brings free college back to the national stage

After receding from the national stage, the free college movement is resurfacing as a central rallying point for Democrats as they set their sights on...

June 17th, 2019 updated: June 17th, 2019. |  


Event notes Armstrong’s German heritage, musical acumen

Event notes Armstrong’s German heritage, musical acumen

NEW KNOXVILLE — Neil Armstrong, the first man to walk on the moon nearly 50 years ago, was a native of Wapakoneta. As we get closer to that mile...

June 16th, 2019 |  


SPORTS


Woodland wins U.S. Open

Woodland wins U.S. Open

PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Gary Woodland denied Brooks Koepka’s bold bid at history with two clutch shots and made U.S. Open memories of ...

June 16th, 2019 |  


Locos split doubleheader with Monarchs

Locos split doubleheader with Monarchs

LIMA – Locos right-hander Carter Poiry gave the team just what it needed: a strong pitching performance.And the longer the pitcher from Murray S...

June 16th, 2019 |  


Winker paces Reds with 5 RBIs in 11-3 rout over Rangers

Winker paces Reds with 5 RBIs in 11-3 rout over Rangers

CINCINNATI (AP) — With his dad set to leave town Sunday evening, Jesse Winker had limited time to provide an extra-special Father’s Day.No...

June 16th, 2019 |  


Bauer pitches 1st shutout as a pro, Indians beat Tigers 8-0

Bauer pitches 1st shutout as a pro, Indians beat Tigers 8-0

DETROIT (AP) — Trevor Bauer has accomplished a lot of things in his career, but there was one box he wasn’t able to check off until Sunday...

June 16th, 2019 |  


Lloyd scores 2 and the US downs Chile 3-0 at the World Cup

Lloyd scores 2 and the US downs Chile 3-0 at the World Cup

PARIS (AP) — Carli Lloyd scored a pair of goals for the United States in a somewhat subdued 3-0 victory over Chile that advanced the defending W...

June 16th, 2019 |  


US Open: Woodland owns 1-shot advantage

US Open: Woodland owns 1-shot advantage

PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. — The toughest test in this U.S. Open might be more about nerves from chasing history than Pebble Beach.Gary Woodland held ...

June 15th, 2019 |  


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LIFESTYLE


“The Secret Life of Pets 2” – PG

“The Secret Life of Pets 2” – PG

The Story Terrier-mix, Max (voice of Patton Oswalt), narrates his story as “The Secret Life of Pets 2” begins. “I did OK until my ow...

June 15th, 2019 |  


Beverly and David Campbell

Beverly and David Campbell

HARROD — Mr. and Mrs. David Campbell are celebrating 50 years of marriage with an open house from 1-4 p.m. June 22 at Waynesfield Baptist Church...

June 15th, 2019 |  


Jane and William Seiling

Jane and William Seiling

LIMA — Mr. and Mrs. William Seiling are celebrating 50 years of marriage with a private party at their daughter’s house in Dayton.Seiling ...

June 15th, 2019 |  


David Trinko: A name worth honoring this Father’s Day

David Trinko: A name worth honoring this Father’s Day

The word sounded so sweet, so genuine, so heartfelt the first time she used it.“Daddy!”I melted immediately, and I can’t help but ru...

June 15th, 2019 |  


TV Dads: How well do you know them?

TV Dads: How well do you know them?

They wore suits to work, rode horses, worked during The Depression and were even cartoonish.All imparted wisdom in their own special way.They are the ...

June 15th, 2019 |  


Births

Births

Lima Memorial Health SystemJune 10 — Tiffany and Jason Wilmoth, Wapakoneta, girl; Paige Winfield and Seth McKee, Kenton, boy.June 11 — Mar...

June 15th, 2019 |  


OPINION


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Jim Krumel: Watching baseball with grandpa

Editorial roundup

June 11, The Wall Street Journal on Democratic state Attorneys General suing to block T-Mobile’s merger with Sprint:Ten Democratic state Attorne...

June 17th, 2019 |  


Chicago Tribune: Democratic presidential candidates go big on spending

Chicago Tribune: Democratic presidential candidates go big on spending

Quick: Of the presidents who have served over the past 50 years, who were the most fiscally restrained? Ronald Reagan? George H.W. Bush? Gerald Ford? ...

June 16th, 2019 |  


Kathleen Parker: The gift of laughter and a father’s legacy

Kathleen Parker: The gift of laughter and a father’s legacy

WASHINGTON — My father died with a smile on his face. But, of course, he would. A few days earlier, as his wife, my sister and I gathered around...

June 16th, 2019 |  


Michael Reagan: Trump throws dirt in His own eye

Michael Reagan: Trump throws dirt in His own eye

What the heck was President Trump doing?What was he thinking when he told ABC’s star fake journalist George Stephanopoulos on Wednesday that if ...

June 15th, 2019 |  


Opinion: What Should Congress Expect from USPS’ New ‘Business Plan’?

Opinion: What Should Congress Expect from USPS’ New ‘Business Plan’?

While there is clearly broad awareness of the U.S. Postal Service’s struggles, the puzzling financial reality for the institution and poor quali...

June 15th, 2019 |  


BUSINESS


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Ottawa Chamber executive director resigns
What couples gain by merging finances

What couples gain by merging finances

As a millennial couple, you and your partner might not be planning to blend finances, even if you’ve been together for a while.Venmo is convenie...

June 15th, 2019 |  


Four beach vacations to maximize your points, miles

Four beach vacations to maximize your points, miles

Many travelers who squirrel away travel rewards are saving for an oceanfront vacation, paid for with points instead of cash. To make the most of your ...

June 15th, 2019 |  


Farm bureau’s Vandenbroek recognized

Farm bureau’s Vandenbroek recognized

LIMA — Jessica Vandenbroek, organization director for Allen, Paulding, Putnam and Van Wert counties, was recognized by the Ohio Farm Bureau for ...

June 15th, 2019 |  


Construction association taps Findlay woman as president-elect

Construction association taps Findlay woman as president-elect

LIMA — Anne Pfleger, of Findlay, was recently elected as the National Association of Women in Construction’s national president-elect for ...

June 15th, 2019 |  


Athletic trainer joins Grand Lake Rehab

Athletic trainer joins Grand Lake Rehab

ST. MARYS — Grand Lake Rehab has hired Molly Albert as a certified athletic trainer.Albert studied at The Ohio State University and has previous...

June 15th, 2019 |  


Land transfers, June 6-12

Land transfers, June 6-12

The trend of the real estate market in Allen County is shown by the following report, for the week running June 6 through June 12. Figures reflect the...

June 15th, 2019 |  


STATE NEWS


Conservationists say endangered beetle species found in Ohio

Conservationists say endangered beetle species found in Ohio

COLUMBUS — When she saw the plump orange-and-black insect crawling on the rotting rat corpse, Andrea Malek didn’t know whether to cry, lau...

June 15th, 2019 |  


‘Like quicksand’: Ohio farmer survives soybean entrapment

‘Like quicksand’: Ohio farmer survives soybean entrapment

COLUMBUS — The sea of shifting soybean kernels had risen to Jay Butterfield’s knees inside a tall grain bin on his Ohio farm.“I knew...

June 15th, 2019 updated: June 15th, 2019. |  


Did rain cause Monday’s quake?

Did rain cause Monday’s quake?

CLEVELAND — What caused the earthquake in Lake Erie Monday?One scientist suggests heavy rain in Northeast Ohio could have triggered the quake, w...

June 13th, 2019 updated: June 13th, 2019. |  


Senate GOP 2-year Ohio budget proposal includes lower taxes

Senate GOP 2-year Ohio budget proposal includes lower taxes

COLUMBUS — Ohio would lower income taxes for individuals and direct more money toward water quality initiatives, local governments and libraries...

June 11th, 2019 |  


Governor requests disaster declaration from Trump

Governor requests disaster declaration from Trump

COLUMBUS — Republican Gov. Mike DeWine has officially requested a disaster declaration from President Donald Trump and federal assistance for 10...

June 11th, 2019 |  


Hope is gone for some farmers

Hope is gone for some farmers

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — The constant rains this spring are forcing some Ohio farmers to give up hopes of planting any corn this spring and wonder if...

June 11th, 2019 updated: June 11th, 2019. |