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Ohio OD deaths up 26%; Portman blames open border

Ohio OD deaths up 26%; Portman blames open border

WASHINGTON D.C. — Senator Rob Portman discussed the record number of overdose deaths that have devastated families and communities across Americ...

December 1st, 2021 |  


Jurors find Lima man guilty of aggravated burglary

Jurors find Lima man guilty of aggravated burglary

LIMA — An Allen County jury late Tuesday returned a verdict of guilty against Christian Jara Coronado on charges of aggravated burglary. The fir...

December 1st, 2021 |  


Lima man in custody following fatal shooting

Lima man in custody following fatal shooting

LIMA — A 32-year-old Lima man was taken into custody late Tuesday night in connection with an apparent murder on South Baxter Street.According t...

December 1st, 2021 |  


Heilman takes over leadership of water conservation district

Heilman takes over leadership of water conservation district

LIMA — The Allen Soil and Water Conservation District (ASWCD) started a new era Monday when Casey Heilman (Lauger) assumed her new role as Distr...

December 1st, 2021 |  


Lima teen critical after Sunday night shooting

Lima teen critical after Sunday night shooting

LIMA — A teenager is listed in critical condition in a Lima hospital following a shooting incident late Sunday night. Police are seeking help fr...

December 1st, 2021 |  


Developmental Disabilities committee sets Dec. 7 meeting

Developmental Disabilities committee sets Dec. 7 meeting

LIMA — The Allen County Board of Developmental Disabilities has scheduled a personnel committee meeting for 4 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 7, in the board...

December 1st, 2021 |  


SPORTS


Listen to this week’s LimaScores.com Weekly Podcast

Listen to this week’s LimaScores.com Weekly Podcast

Jose Nogueras and David Trinko review Ottawa-Glandorf's loss in the state football semifinals and preview the area leagues for boys basketball in the ...

December 1st, 2021 |  


Ohio State ices out No. 1 Duke in final minutes, wins 71-66

Ohio State ices out No. 1 Duke in final minutes, wins 71-66

COLUMBUS — Zed Key scored a career-high 20 points and Ohio State held top-ranked Duke scoreless for the final 4 1/2 minutes, completing a rally ...

December 1st, 2021 |  


Ohio high school boys, girls basketball scores for Tuesday, Nov. 30

Ohio high school boys, girls basketball scores for Tuesday, Nov. 30

BoysAmanda-Clearcreek 66, Williamsport Westfall 57Amherst Steele 75, Vermilion 47Apple Creek Waynedale 62, Massillon Tuslaw 58Ashland Crestview 65, Ma...

November 30th, 2021 updated: December 1st, 2021. |  


Roundup: Columbus Grove rolls past Continental

Roundup: Columbus Grove rolls past Continental

COLUMBUS GROVE — Early on, Columbus Grove senior Kenzie King was dialing up long distance.Then King’s teammates soon followed, en route to...

November 30th, 2021 updated: November 30th, 2021. |  


LSU hires Kelly away from Notre Dame to be Tigers next coach

LSU hires Kelly away from Notre Dame to be Tigers next coach

LSU is hiring Brian Kelly away from Notre Dame, a stunning move by one of the most accomplished coaches in college football jumping from the sportR...

November 29th, 2021 |  


Browns bummed and bewildered after loss

Browns bummed and bewildered after loss

CLEVELAND (AP) — One play after Baker Mayfield completed a 41-yard pass, a long gain that gave the Browns momentum and their banged-up quarterba...

November 29th, 2021 |  


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LIFESTYLE


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The hunt for a simple blood test to detect Alzheimer’s

The hunt for a simple blood test to detect Alzheimer’s

Even in the prime of our lives, while still healthy and clever, our brains may be secretly developing the deadly plaques and tangles of Alzheimer̵...

December 1st, 2021 |  


Reminisce: When a tornado destroyed East

Reminisce: When a tornado destroyed East

On July 20, 1950, the day after a tornado ripped through Lima, The Lima News remembered an earlier, memorable storm.“On a sultry Saturday aftern...

November 30th, 2021 |  


Lima Public Library Book Reviews

Lima Public Library Book Reviews

FICTION Last Stop on the 6 by Patricia Dunn “Last Stop on the 6” is the return of the prodigal daughter to a world of long-buried hurts, p...

November 28th, 2021 |  


Review: ‘Titan of Tehran’ blends history, memories

Review: ‘Titan of Tehran’ blends history, memories

When most of us get curious about our family history, we pay a visit to Ancestry.com. Shahrzad Elghanayan is not most of us.She is the granddaughter o...

November 27th, 2021 |  


What to do with Thanksgiving leftovers

What to do with Thanksgiving leftovers

We’ve all learned more than we bargained for about how to celebrate the holidays during uncertain times. Last year, many of us cooked smaller Th...

November 27th, 2021 |  


Dads are doing less at home again fearing the career hit

Dads are doing less at home again fearing the career hit

When the pandemic disrupted everything, it also thrust fathers into the home like never before. It was a moment that looked like it could bring some r...

November 27th, 2021 |  


OPINION


John Grindrod: Fall trips, a nip in the air, bursts of color

John Grindrod: Fall trips, a nip in the air, bursts of color

There really for me is no better time to travel than autumn. So, until winter officially arrives 20 days hence, memories of my mid-October trek throug...

November 30th, 2021 |  


Letter: Rude treatment at city hall

Letter: Rude treatment at city hall

If you want to see a video of how our city officials treat visitors to the city of Lima, do an online search for “Long Island Audit Mayor Forget...

November 30th, 2021 updated: December 1st, 2021. |  


Jerry Zezima: That’s using your shed

Jerry Zezima: That’s using your shed

If I had a sledgehammer, I’d sledgehammer in the morning, I’d sledgehammer in the evening, all over my land.I won’t sing the rest of...

November 29th, 2021 |  


Jim Krumel: Lima’s most celebrated babies doing just fine

Jim Krumel: Lima’s most celebrated babies doing just fine

There will be three or four conversations going on at one time.Music will be playing.The TV will be on in the background.And one child may be teasing ...

November 28th, 2021 updated: November 28th, 2021. |  


Letter: Yes, Lima’s a friendly city

Letter: Yes, Lima’s a friendly city

In Lima recently, the kindness of several people surely helped “make my day.”I was treated with extra consideration and patience during a ...

November 27th, 2021 |  


BUSINESS


Is your company monitoring your work at home?

Is your company monitoring your work at home?

WASHINGTON — Despite evidence that working from home has not diminished U.S. productivity during the pandemic, employers are increasingly turnin...

November 27th, 2021 |  


Homebuyers — don’t rely on warranties

Homebuyers — don’t rely on warranties

Home buyers remain in a tough bind, chasing after homes amid steeply rising prices.The average price per square foot in Chicago is up more than 25% in...

November 27th, 2021 |  


How to cope with a stressful housing market

How to cope with a stressful housing market

As she hunted for a home this summer, first-time buyer Xinyu Li found herself feeling emotionally overwhelmed. She and her boyfriend had several offer...

November 27th, 2021 |  


Liz Weston: When a will won’t work

Liz Weston: When a will won’t work

A will allows you to distribute your worldly goods, select a guardian for minor children and name an executor to carry out your wishes.But you should ...

November 27th, 2021 |  


Why revised history is important in the job market

Why revised history is important in the job market

The American job market is a laggard, but it is catching up faster than it may first appear.The U.S. economy is bigger than it was before the COVID-19...

November 27th, 2021 |  


Are you paying $2,000 a year for a useless parking spot?

Are you paying $2,000 a year for a useless parking spot?

If you want to save money on housing, here’s a tip: Avoid shouldering the costs of accompanying parking spots.Parking spots are among the more e...

November 27th, 2021 |  


STATE NEWS


Ohio court to hear NASCAR challenge of tax on broadcasts

Ohio court to hear NASCAR challenge of tax on broadcasts

COLUMBUS — The Ohio Supreme Court has scheduled oral arguments in a case involving the state’s attempt to tax NASCAR for broadcasting its ...

November 30th, 2021 |  


FBI: Dayton mass shooter fantasized about killing for years

FBI: Dayton mass shooter fantasized about killing for years

COLUMBUS — The man who gunned down nine people in Dayton, Ohio, two years ago had fantasized about mass shootings, serial killings and murder-su...

November 29th, 2021 |  


Ohio lawmakers promote electric vehicle manufacturing

Ohio lawmakers promote electric vehicle manufacturing

COLUMBUS — Fearing it has already fallen behind neighboring Indiana and Michigan, the Ohio House has voted overwhelming to create a 10-member co...

November 27th, 2021 |  


Local artist creates pet portraits

Local artist creates pet portraits

LUCASVILLE — Local artist Riley Galloway has paired with Shawnee Animal Clinic (SAC) to continue her passion by drawing pet portraits.“I s...

November 25th, 2021 |  


Public nuisance laws give hope to both sides

Public nuisance laws give hope to both sides

CLEVELAND — A jury’s finding this week that three major pharmacy chains are responsible for contributing to the scourge of opioid addictio...

November 25th, 2021 |  


Fairness Act reaches Gov. DeWine’s desk

Fairness Act reaches Gov. DeWine’s desk

COLUMBUS — As coronavirus cases climb again in Ohio, a bill has reached Gov. Mike DeWine’s desk that would ensure that state government ca...

November 25th, 2021 |