NEWS


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Leaving family business not easy
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Bluffton council to meet
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Hand off to the next generation
National eviction moratorium set to expire

National eviction moratorium set to expire

With the federal eviction moratorium set to end June 30, millions of renters could be at risk of losing their homes.Although it’s possible that ...

June 19th, 2021 |  


Lima officials endorse Whaley for governor

Lima officials endorse Whaley for governor

LIMA — Earlier this week, multiple Lima city officials endorsed Dayton Mayor Nan Whaley in her 2022 run for Ohio governor. Whaley is currently o...

June 19th, 2021 |  


Storm aftermath: What to do if your power goes out

Storm aftermath: What to do if your power goes out

In the wake of severe storms that left thousands without power, AAA experts are offering tips on how to deal with a power outage or damage to your hom...

June 19th, 2021 |  


Bluffton High School congratulates students

Bluffton High School congratulates students

BLUFFTON HIGH SCHOOL 9th Grade – all A: Theodore Andreas, Ella Armstrong, Lauren Bassett, Alissa Beck, Gavin Bogart, Jessica Boop, Cole Bowers, ...

June 19th, 2021 |  


Premier Bank launches anti-phishing campaign

Premier Bank launches anti-phishing campaign

YOUNGSTOWN — Premier Bank has partnered with the American Bankers Association to educate customers about the persistent threat of phishing scams...

June 19th, 2021 |  


Dems ready to act after health care win

Dems ready to act after health care win

WASHINGTON — With the Affordable Care Act now secure in the framework of the nation’s health care programs, Democrats are eager to leap ab...

June 19th, 2021 |  


SPORTS


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Locos defeat Graders
Mees pursues three-peat at Lima Half Mile

Mees pursues three-peat at Lima Half Mile

After having to wait a year, fans will get the opportunity to see if Jared Mees can three-peat at the Johnny K’s Indian Motorcycle Lima Half-Mil...

June 19th, 2021 updated: June 19th, 2021. |  


Roundup: Locos fall to Ice Haulers

Roundup: Locos fall to Ice Haulers

SANDUSKY — The Lima Locos were held scoreless through the first eight innings in a 7-2 Great Lakes Summer Collegiate League game Friday night ag...

June 19th, 2021 |  


Indians fall short against Pirates

Indians fall short against Pirates

PITTSBURGH — Gregory Polanco hit a two-run homer in a five-run first inning and the Pittsburgh Pirates nearly squandered a 10-run lead in the la...

June 18th, 2021 |  


Bland tastes top of Open leaderboard

Bland tastes top of Open leaderboard

SAN DIEGO — The U.S. Open prides itself on being the most open of all majors with some 9,000 players from all walks of golf having a chance to c...

June 18th, 2021 |  


Commissioners dig into adding teams to College Football Playoff

Commissioners dig into adding teams to College Football Playoff

ROSEMONT, Ill. — College Football Playoff expansion took another step forward Friday as the full group of commissioners who manage the postseaso...

June 18th, 2021 |  


Part of Hardin County in CWD surveillance area

Part of Hardin County in CWD surveillance area

Some white-tailed deer hunters in the Lima area will encounter a CWD surveillance area throughout the 2021-22 season.This will only be the second surv...

June 18th, 2021 |  


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LIFESTYLE


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Pop culture
Living With Children: The better the husband, the better the dad

Living With Children: The better the husband, the better the dad

Several columns past, I took to my bully pulpit and excoriated men who are married with children for being fathers first and husbands a distant second...

June 19th, 2021 |  


Margaret and Robert Rettig

Margaret and Robert Rettig

LIMA — Mr. and Mrs. Robert Rettig are celebrating 65 years of marriage with a private family dinner.Rettig and the former Margaret Ann Cira were...

June 19th, 2021 |  


Art exhibits in the Lima area

Art exhibits in the Lima area

COLUMBUSColumbus Museum of Art480 E. Broad St.Open to all visitors 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday to Sunday and 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Thursday with timed ticke...

June 19th, 2021 |  


David Trinko: What a dad will do for a giggle

David Trinko: What a dad will do for a giggle

One of my daughters couldn’t hold in her laughter when I mentioned that most of the world sees her dad as a serious, respectable journalist.She ...

June 19th, 2021 |  


Ex-Etiquette: How to problem-solve when met with spite

Ex-Etiquette: How to problem-solve when met with spite

Q. I am getting married in a year and we are struggling with the guest list. My parents are divorced, and that makes the guest list complicated. My da...

June 19th, 2021 |  


Sharon and Joesph Horstman

Sharon and Joesph Horstman

OTTOVILLE — Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Horstman are celebrating 60 years of marriage.Horstman and the former Sharon Shaw were married June 24, 1961, at...

June 19th, 2021 |  


OPINION


Letter:All of Lima not considered

Letter:All of Lima not considered

I am responding to Mayor Berger’s Pride Month proclamation in the June 10th edition of The Lima News.Certainly no one wants to see the LGBTQ com...

June 19th, 2021 |  


Letter: Nothing like a newspaper

Letter: Nothing like a newspaper

As I was about to board my plane in Cincinnati, I noticed it on a nearby chair.“Could it be?” I wondered.I walked over. Ah, it was —...

June 19th, 2021 |  


Letter: The ignored story of Juneteenth

Letter: The ignored story of Juneteenth

I agree with Biden on Juneteenth and white supremacy.This is the time that the Black Americans can celebrate their freedom from slavery from the Democ...

June 19th, 2021 |  


You don’t play nice with a killer

Editorial: Realism plus?Pittsburgh Post-Gazette Editorial Board Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (TNS)President Joe Biden and Russian President Vladimir Putin ...

June 19th, 2021 |  


For a father and son, it’s all about the reel fun

For a father and son, it’s all about the reel fun

Often the bond that forms between a father and a son is strengthened through a shared interest in a recreational pursuit, and such is certainly the ca...

June 19th, 2021 |  


Tom Purcell:

Tom Purcell:

Need to learn how to unclog a shower drain, jump-start a car, shave your face without bleeding to death or successfully address dozens of other practi...

June 19th, 2021 |  


BUSINESS


Can robots speed up drug discovery?

Can robots speed up drug discovery?

At Biosero’s San Diego headquarters, a mobile robot named Yoda wheels down the hallway to personally escort visitors to the company’s Acce...

June 19th, 2021 |  


National eviction moratorium set to expire

National eviction moratorium set to expire

With the federal eviction moratorium set to end June 30, millions of renters could be at risk of losing their homes.Although it’s possible that ...

June 19th, 2021 |  


Bourbon tourism shaking off pandemic slump in Kentucky

Bourbon tourism shaking off pandemic slump in Kentucky

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — With tourists flocking to distilleries, concerns about a pandemic hangover for Kentucky’s world-famous bourbon industry ...

June 19th, 2021 |  


Many are to blame, who has to pay for water damage?

Many are to blame, who has to pay for water damage?

Q: A few weeks ago, another apartment in our condo was having their hot water heater replaced. The management company only placed signs in one section...

June 19th, 2021 |  


Residential upzoning: What it means for housing and for you

Residential upzoning: What it means for housing and for you

A big culprit in the housing shortage bedeviling many of the country’s most popular and dynamic cities is a long history of zoning that enshrine...

June 19th, 2021 |  


A pandemic health check for banks

A pandemic health check for banks

A practice that started because of the Great Recession has continued through the pandemic. It is the once-a-year financial check-up of the biggest ban...

June 19th, 2021 |  


STATE NEWS


Storm aftermath: What to do if your power goes out

Storm aftermath: What to do if your power goes out

In the wake of severe storms that left thousands without power, AAA experts are offering tips on how to deal with a power outage or damage to your hom...

June 19th, 2021 |  


Some GOP states give police more power

Some GOP states give police more power

COLUMBUS, Ohio — After a year of protests over police brutality, some Republican-controlled states have ignored or blocked police-reform proposa...

June 19th, 2021 |  


Fish free this weekend

Fish free this weekend

PERRY TWP. — Down a short path on the eastern shore of Sippo Lake existed a slice of tranquility.That’s where a reporter and photographer ...

June 19th, 2021 |  


Proposed bill could leave Ohio casinos without sports books

Proposed bill could leave Ohio casinos without sports books

CLEVELAND — Some Ohio casinos and racinos could be left with losing tickets if the state Senate’s sports betting legislation giving profes...

June 18th, 2021 |  


Man charged in deadly shootout at drag-racing track

Man charged in deadly shootout at drag-racing track

WEST SALEM, Ohio (AP) — A Cleveland man has been charged in connection with a shooting at a drag-racing track in northern Ohio that left an inno...

June 17th, 2021 |  


DeWine: House expulsion vote should be respected

DeWine: House expulsion vote should be respected

COLUMBUS, Ohio — The Ohio House’s decision to expel former representative Larry Householder was a choice to be respected, Gov. Mike DeWine...

June 17th, 2021 |