NEWS


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Tragic ending: Boy’s body found
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City of Lima: Schoonover Pool may need replaced
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Lima judge in quarantine after exposure to coronavirus
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Woman pleads no contest to cruelty to companion animal
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INEOS tank collapse rattles region
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It’s official: Justice Barrett
Housing task force members named

Housing task force members named

LIMA — The City of Lima’s administration identified who would be a part of the City of Lima Housing Task Force during Lima City Council...

October 26th, 2020 updated: October 26th, 2020. |  


‘Tunnel of Terror’ to benefit Toys for Tots

‘Tunnel of Terror’ to benefit Toys for Tots

LIMA — Bruster’s Car Wash will host a Tunnel of Terror from 8 to 11 p.m. Friday, Oct. 30 and Saturday, Oct. 31 at its 940 Bellefontaine Av...

October 26th, 2020 |  


Real American Sunrise to talk trades

Real American Sunrise to talk trades

LIMA — The Lima/Allen County Chamber of Commerce will host a conversation on the skilled trades during its monthly Real American Sunrise at 7:30...

October 26th, 2020 |  


Bereavement support group set in Delphos

Bereavement support group set in Delphos

DELPHOS — The Hope for Tomorrow monthly bereavement group meets at 6:30 p.m. the third Wednesday of each month at CHP HomeCare & Hospice, 15...

October 26th, 2020 |  


ODOT seeks comments on bridge maintenance projects

ODOT seeks comments on bridge maintenance projects

SIDNEY — The Ohio Department of Transportation, District 7, is seeking public comments regarding maintenance on four bridges in Auglaize and Mer...

October 26th, 2020 |  


SPORTS


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Shawnee wins thriller
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Beckham’s season over

Shawnee, Celina advance to districts

Boys SoccerDivision II district semifinalsShawnee 2, Elida 1Shawnee’s Matteo Fusillo and Carter Jensen both scored goals and Jake Miller and Jen...

October 26th, 2020 |  


Mayfield shakes off criticism and slow start, throws 5 TD passes in win over Bengals

Mayfield shakes off criticism and slow start, throws 5 TD passes in win over Bengals

CINCINNATI (AP) — Baker Mayfield brushed aside all the outside noise about his dismal performance last week. Then, nursing sore ribs, he shut up...

October 25th, 2020 |  


Ohio State grade card: Buckeyes win big but still can improve

Ohio State grade card: Buckeyes win big but still can improve

A grade card on Ohio State’s 52-17 win over Nebraska, which it hopes was the first step toward a Big Ten championship and an invitation to the C...

October 25th, 2020 |  


Ohio high school football scores for Saturday, Oct. 24

Ohio high school football scores for Saturday, Oct. 24

Ashland Crestview 58, Marion Elgin 8Ashtabula Edgewood 34, Jefferson Area 30Attica Seneca E. 27, Galion Northmor 6Brookville 42, Middletown Madison Se...

October 24th, 2020 |  


High school football roundup: St. Marys falls to Bellbrook

High school football roundup: St. Marys falls to Bellbrook

BELLBROOK — Bellbrook used its running game to sprint past St. Marys 44-14 in the third round of the Division III, region 12 football playoffs S...

October 24th, 2020 |  


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LIFESTYLE


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Real Life Mama: So over it
Rita and Bernard Berg

Rita and Bernard Berg

LEIPSIC — Mr. and Mrs. Bernard Lee Berg are celebrating 65 years of marriage.Berg and the former Rita Mae Busick were married Oct. 22, 1955, at ...

October 24th, 2020 |  


102nd birthday: Maxine Evans

102nd birthday: Maxine Evans

DELPHOS — Maxine Evans is celebrating her 102nd birthday. A card shower would be appreciated at Van Crest Assisted Living, Delphos OH 45833.She ...

October 24th, 2020 |  


David Trinko: Delivering meals and hope during a pandemic

David Trinko: Delivering meals and hope during a pandemic

She knew the food was available. She knew the kids were hungry. There was only one answer that made sense.Angelique Suarez, 44, decided to deliver tho...

October 24th, 2020 |  


Why we’re still reading Agatha Christie

Why we’re still reading Agatha Christie

I’ve had the good fortune to fall in love with Agatha Christie’s murder mysteries twice.I was in grade school when my grandmother introduc...

October 24th, 2020 |  


Study: TV industry falls short of off-camera inclusivity

Study: TV industry falls short of off-camera inclusivity

LOS ANGELES — When Zendaya won last month’s Emmy Award for top drama series actress, her triumph seemed to underscore the TV industry̵...

October 23rd, 2020 |  


Births

Births

Lima Memorial Health SystemOct. 14 — Lyric Simpson, Lima, boy.Oct. 16 — Kiara Ware and Jaquarius Whiteside, Lima, boy.Oct. 17 — Co...

October 23rd, 2020 |  


OPINION


Letter: Cruel to be kind

Letter: Cruel to be kind

Friday was a red-letter day in America. We set the record for most coronavirus infections in a single day, 83,757 — blowing away the previous re...

October 26th, 2020 |  


Letter: A pleasant experience

Letter: A pleasant experience

There are not enough people like this any more, but I was lucky I was parked next to two of them at the Walmart parking lot on Allentown Road.At appro...

October 26th, 2020 |  


Letter: A vote for Vantage Career Center a vote to help youth

Letter: A vote for Vantage Career Center a vote to help youth

I ask that you support the permanent improvement levy in this upcoming ballot for Vantage Career Center.As a Vantage graduate, the need and understand...

October 26th, 2020 |  


Column: After HB 6, Ohio needs to recreate energy future

Column: After HB 6, Ohio needs to recreate energy future

The story behind the passage of House Bill 6 in 2019 is well documented at this point and it seems very clear that HB 6 will be repealed, eventually.W...

October 26th, 2020 |  


Jim Krumel: 20% of Allen voters using mail-in ballots

Jim Krumel: 20% of Allen voters using mail-in ballots

THIS AND THAT —Three takeaways from last week:Voting by mail has become quite popular in Allen County.As of noon Friday, 20% percent of the coun...

October 26th, 2020 updated: October 26th, 2020. |  


Michael Reagan: Trumped tamed in Trump triumphant

Michael Reagan: Trumped tamed in Trump triumphant

Listen before you speak.My mother Jane Wyman taught me that sensible lesson a long, long time ago.And based on his fine performance at the second pres...

October 24th, 2020 |  


BUSINESS


5 credit mistakes that can haunt you

5 credit mistakes that can haunt you

Some credit mistakes are a lot worse than others. Little ones, like paying a credit card bill a day late, may cost you a penalty fee, but that’s...

October 24th, 2020 |  


Land transfers, Oct. 15-21

Land transfers, Oct. 15-21

The trend of the real estate market in Allen County is shown by the following report, for the week running Oct. 15 through 21. Figures reflect the sel...

October 24th, 2020 |  


Cheryl Parson:	Don’t fall for tech support scammers

Cheryl Parson: Don’t fall for tech support scammers

Abrar Anjum was arrested by FBI agents in February while trying to board a New York to India flight.Who is Abrar Anjum, and why should you care? Anjum...

October 24th, 2020 |  


Home loan rates

Home loan rates

Rates for 30-year and 15-year, fixed-rate mortgages with zero points as of noon, Friday, Oct. 23, 2020:Lender ` 30-year rate ` 15-year rateUnion Bank ...

October 24th, 2020 |  


Legal-Ease: Five primary goals in estate planning

Legal-Ease: Five primary goals in estate planning

Sometimes, clients visiting my office will say that they know that they need to do “something” regarding estate planning (maybe a new will...

October 24th, 2020 |  


Lighthouse Behavioral Health brings more outpatient, recovery housing to Lima

Lighthouse Behavioral Health brings more outpatient, recovery housing to Lima

LIMA — A new outpatient treatment center and recovery house has opened in Lima, increasing access to addiction treatment as the opioid epidemic ...

October 23rd, 2020 |  


STATE NEWS


Colorado cement plant to employ capture carbon technology

Colorado cement plant to employ capture carbon technology

DENVER (AP) — The owner of a cement plant in Florence has started design and engineering work with the goal of making it the first such U.S. fac...

October 25th, 2020 |  


New Ohio specialty license plates unveiled

New Ohio specialty license plates unveiled

On Thursday, Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine signed Senate Bill 163 into law, creating 33 new specialty license plates to raise awareness and funds for nonprofi...

October 25th, 2020 |  


Ohio reports 2,309 new coronavirus cases, no new deaths

Ohio reports 2,309 new coronavirus cases, no new deaths

CLEVELAND, Ohio — The Ohio Department of Health said Sunday that while no new COVID-19 deaths have been reported statewide, the number of confir...

October 25th, 2020 |  


Minister, Cuyahoga County settle lawsuit involving same-sex marriages

Minister, Cuyahoga County settle lawsuit involving same-sex marriages

CLEVELAND, Ohio — A Cleveland minister can avoid marrying same-sex couples in Cuyahoga County, without the fear of prosecution, under a proposed...

October 23rd, 2020 |  


Ohio files complaint on ex-House speaker’s campaign spending

Ohio files complaint on ex-House speaker’s campaign spending

CLEVELAND (AP) — Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost filed a complaint Friday with the state Elections Commission over the former Ohio House speaker...

October 23rd, 2020 |  


Arnold Schwarzenegger tweets after heart procedure at Cleveland Clinic

Arnold Schwarzenegger tweets after heart procedure at Cleveland Clinic

CLEVELAND, Ohio — Arnold Schwarzenegger said on social media Friday that he feels “fantastic” after undergoing a heart procedure at ...

October 23rd, 2020 |