NEWS


Trump’s legal team breathes a sigh, takes a victory lap

Trump’s legal team breathes a sigh, takes a victory lap

WASHINGTON — First they cooperated. Then they stonewalled. Their television interviews were scattershot and ridiculed, their client mercurial an...

April 20th, 2019 |  


A look at what didn’t happen this week

A look at what didn’t happen this week

A roundup of some of the most popular but completely untrue stories and visuals of the week. None of these is legit, even though they were shared wide...

April 20th, 2019 |  


Liz Weston: 5 travel rewards myths that could cost you

Liz Weston: 5 travel rewards myths that could cost you

Twenty-four years ago, I knew so little about travel rewards that I took an around-the-world trip without signing up for a single frequent traveler pr...

April 20th, 2019 |  


Sears sues ex-CEO

Sears sues ex-CEO

CHICAGO — Sears Holdings Corp. has filed a lawsuit against its former chairman and CEO, Edward Lampert, and his hedge fund, claiming they wrongl...

April 20th, 2019 |  


St. Marys man dies of gunshot wound in Lima

St. Marys man dies of gunshot wound in Lima

LIMA — A St. Marys man is dead after being shot Friday night at home at 405 Orena Ave., Lima.According to a media release, Lima police were call...

April 20th, 2019 |  


SPORTS


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Blue Jackets back at work
Seven Big Ten teams in quarterback limbo

Seven Big Ten teams in quarterback limbo

The week started with nine of the 14 Big Ten teams coming out of spring practices planning to continue quarterback auditions in August. The number was...

April 19th, 2019 |  


Lima area sports calendar

Lima area sports calendar

Each week, The Lima News publishes a calendar of events of local interest. Events should be submitted by noon Wednesday of each week to The Lima News....

April 19th, 2019 |  


Right place at the right time

Right place at the right time

The old adage of being in the right place at the right time has been a boon for myself and members of my family while viewing wildlife.I have been spe...

April 19th, 2019 |  


Girls high school basketball: New Ottoville coach knows tradition

Girls high school basketball: New Ottoville coach knows tradition

OTTOVILLE – It’s not the family business but Ottoville High School’s girls basketball program feels like family to its new coach, Mi...

April 19th, 2019 updated: April 19th, 2019. |  


Roundup: Bluffton’s Schaadt records perfect game in softball

Roundup: Bluffton’s Schaadt records perfect game in softball

BLUFFTON — Libby Schaadt (12-1) allowed no hits or walks while striking out 11 in throwing a perfect five-inning game for the host Pirates in a ...

April 18th, 2019 updated: April 19th, 2019. |  


High school track and field: Wapakoneta’s Redskin Relays offer change of pace

High school track and field: Wapakoneta’s Redskin Relays offer change of pace

WAPAKONETA — Sometimes a change in the routine can be a good thing.Thursday’s Wapakoneta Redskin Relays at Harmon Field provided that reli...

April 18th, 2019 updated: April 18th, 2019. |  


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LIFESTYLE


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Births
Easter egg hunts sprinkled across area

Easter egg hunts sprinkled across area

LIMA — April showers will bring down plenty of eggs for the community to hunt this weekend, and the Easter Bunny may even make a special appeara...

April 18th, 2019 |  


Johnny Appleseed Parks hosting back-to-back spring activities

Johnny Appleseed Parks hosting back-to-back spring activities

LIMA — The Johnny Appleseed Metropolitan Park District will provide two opportunities to enjoy spring this weekend with a Good Friday Hike and a...

April 18th, 2019 |  


Births

Births

Mercy Health-St. Rita’s Medical CenterApril 17 — Angela Lehman and Jay Swink, Lima, boy; Rachel and Ryan Robey, Delphos, boy. .neFileBlock...

April 18th, 2019 |  


Quinn on Nutrition: Living with one kidney

Quinn on Nutrition: Living with one kidney

A reader who read a recent column about caring for our kidneys, writes: “I did not realize that the kidneys provided so much to our bodies. My g...

April 17th, 2019 |  


Monty Python celebrate ‘Life of Brian,’ honor ailing Jones

Monty Python celebrate ‘Life of Brian,’ honor ailing Jones

LONDON — Celebrations for the 40th anniversary of the Monty Python comedy classic “Life of Brian” are being somewhat overshadowed by...

April 17th, 2019 |  


Births

Births

Mercy Health-St. Rita’s Medical CenterApril 16 — Katlin and Micah Brown, Elida, boy; Ashley Kitchen and Joseph Estle, Delphos, girl; Brean...

April 17th, 2019 |  


OPINION


Editorial: Time to throw down gauntlet on Roe vs. Wade

Editorial: Time to throw down gauntlet on Roe vs. Wade

This Easter Sunday arrives with Ohio enacting one of the toughest anti-abortion laws in the nation.Much of the credit belongs to Gov. Mike DeWine. He ...

April 20th, 2019 |  


Bill Ruane column: Keep St. Marys pride alive

Bill Ruane column: Keep St. Marys pride alive

The 2018-2019 school year has been filled with exciting accomplishments for the students of St. Marys City Schools. Consider:• On the state repo...

April 20th, 2019 |  


Cal Thomas: Let communities that support immigrant detainees take them in

Cal Thomas: Let communities that support immigrant detainees take them in

In the category of Mad magazine’s “scenes we’d like to see,” comes President Trump’s threat to transport migrants to cit...

April 19th, 2019 |  


Kathleen Parker: Really? Tankers of water …

Kathleen Parker: Really? Tankers of water …

WASHINGTON — At least he recognized the urgency.As the world gasped in horror at the sight of Paris’ Notre Dame Cathedral burning in a cat...

April 19th, 2019 |  


Letter: RTA not perfect, but its helpful

Letter: RTA not perfect, but its helpful

I am writing about the current ACRTA tax that we will vote on in May.When ACRTA started this program I was a proponent against it. My son is special n...

April 19th, 2019 |  


Letter: Libs live a life of total hypocrisy

Letter: Libs live a life of total hypocrisy

The recent shift of the Democrat party to the far left has me wondering what type of person would still support them.• First: You would have to ...

April 19th, 2019 |  


BUSINESS


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Sears sues ex-CEO
Real Living CCR agents win agency awards

Real Living CCR agents win agency awards

LIMA — Real Living CCR agents were recognized for their work in 2018.Greg Stolly and Lisa Wenger were each awarded the real estate agency’...

April 20th, 2019 |  


Ask your folks about their financial plans

Ask your folks about their financial plans

Parents are often more than happy to offer financial advice to their kids. They like to feel needed and want to make sure you’re on solid financ...

April 20th, 2019 |  


Garmann/Miller adds to Minster staff

Garmann/Miller adds to Minster staff

MINSTER — Architectural and engineering firm Garmann/Miller recently hired three new employees for its Minster office.Karrie Buehler was hired a...

April 20th, 2019 |  


Conley awarded real estate specialist designation

Conley awarded real estate specialist designation

LIMA — Kaye Acheson Conley, a broker and owner of Acheson Realty Company, was awarded a seniors real estate specialist designation by the SRES C...

April 20th, 2019 |  


Otterbein SeniorLife employees awarded

Otterbein SeniorLife employees awarded

CRIDERSVILLE — Employees with Otterbein Senior Life in Cridersville were among the winners at the LeadingAge Ohio Northwest District STARS award...

April 20th, 2019 |  


STATE NEWS


Nuclear operator: Closing plants would be felt around Ohio

Nuclear operator: Closing plants would be felt around Ohio

TOLEDO — Shutting down Ohio’s two nuclear power plants would be more costly to the state than approving a financial lifeline to keep them ...

April 20th, 2019 |  


Man pleads not guilty in missing child hoax

Man pleads not guilty in missing child hoax

CINCINNATI (AP) — A 23-year-old man authorities say impersonated a long-missing child pleaded not guilty Friday to lying to federal agents.Brian...

April 19th, 2019 |  


US judge blocks part of Ohio ban on abortion procedure

US judge blocks part of Ohio ban on abortion procedure

COLUMBUS — A federal judge blocked part of an Ohio law late Thursday that bans the abortion method of dilation and evacuation in most cases, add...

April 19th, 2019 |  


More charges for man accused of claiming to be missing child

More charges for man accused of claiming to be missing child

CINCINNATI — A federal grand jury indictment that was filed Thursday accuses an Ohio man who claimed to be a missing child from Illinois of lyin...

April 18th, 2019 |  


Inmate pleads guilty in stabbing attack on prison guard

Inmate pleads guilty in stabbing attack on prison guard

PORTSMOUTH — A man already convicted in three slayings and serving a life sentence has pleaded guilty to attempted aggravated murder and other c...

April 18th, 2019 |  


Doctor’s dosing prompts a look at more hospital regulation

Doctor’s dosing prompts a look at more hospital regulation

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — How might Ohio better regulate hospitals following allegations that an intensive care doctor ordered excessive painkiller ...

April 17th, 2019 |