NEWS


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OSU-Lima announces deans list
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Ottawa Metro Park celebrates 50th anniversary
DeWine urges Ohioans to find common ground in abortion debate

DeWine urges Ohioans to find common ground in abortion debate

Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine said how Ohioans debate the abortion issue is important after the U.S. Supreme Court on Friday returned abortion law and policy ...

June 25th, 2022 |  


Northern Michigan University recognizes local student

Northern Michigan University recognizes local student

MARQUETTE, MI — Northern Michigan University announces the Dean’s List for the Winter 2022 semester.Morgan Nusbaum of Bluffton qualified w...

June 25th, 2022 |  


David Trinko: The star of the show (in dad’s mind)

David Trinko: The star of the show (in dad’s mind)

My 13-year-old daughter was the star of the show this weekend in a children’s theater production.Her name wasn’t exactly at the top of the...

June 25th, 2022 |  


Allen County residents graduate from Ohio Northern University

Allen County residents graduate from Ohio Northern University

ADA, Ohio - The following Allen County residents were eligible to participate in Ohio Northern University’s spring 2022 commencement ceremonies:...

June 25th, 2022 |  


COVID-19 vaccinations of youngest children underway

COVID-19 vaccinations of youngest children underway

LIMA — Allen County Public Health is now administering COVID-19 vaccines for infants, toddlers and pre-school age children, the final age group ...

June 25th, 2022 |  


SPORTS


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Tennis: Finals set for LATA singles tourney
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Hannagan collects Allison Memorial victory
Track: Bassitt reaches U.S. Outdoor Championships semifinals

Track: Bassitt reaches U.S. Outdoor Championships semifinals

EUGENE, Ore. — Bluffton High School graduate Trevor Bassitt advanced to the semifinal round of the men’s 400 meter hurdles Friday night at...

June 24th, 2022 |  


Locos see another lead vanish

Locos see another lead vanish

LIMA – The Lima Locos let another quality start slip through their fingers. This time Jonathan Machamer left with a 3-2 lead after seven innings...

June 24th, 2022 |  


First-time winner assured at Lima City Men’s Golf Championship

First-time winner assured at Lima City Men’s Golf Championship

BLUFFTON — The high quality golf is still there. It’s just the names that are different.The four golfers in today’s semifinals of th...

June 24th, 2022 |  


Weisenburger’s momentum has him in good position

Weisenburger’s momentum has him in good position

Kyle Weisenburger has built quite a bit of momentum in his last two bass tournaments on Major League Fishing’s (MLF) Tackle Warehouse Pro Circui...

June 24th, 2022 updated: June 24th, 2022. |  


Roundup: Duo tie for low junior golf tourney score

VAN WERT — Boys 16-18 winner Louis Magoto from Minster and girls 16-18 champ Kayla Watkins from Bellefontaine each shot 2-over-par 74s to tie fo...

June 23rd, 2022 |  


Banchero goes first in NBA draft

Banchero goes first in NBA draft

NEW YORK — The question for weeks leading into the NBA draft was whether the first pick would be Paolo Banchero, Chet Holmgren or Jabari Smith J...

June 23rd, 2022 |  


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LIFESTYLE


Amazon Prime Day is back July 12, 13

Amazon Prime Day is back July 12, 13

Amazon Prime Day returns to July after two years of maneuvering around the pandemic forcing the online behemoth’s big sale into October in 2020 ...

June 25th, 2022 |  


Switzerland has it all

Switzerland has it all

A few weeks before Swiss Air flew me to Zurich, I read that Switzerland had been anointed the “fourth happiest country in the world” by th...

June 25th, 2022 |  


Ex-Etiquette: Make a plan to avoid outbursts in front of son

Ex-Etiquette: Make a plan to avoid outbursts in front of son

Q. My ex and I had an amicable split. After a year or so, we put together a parenting plan that worked, but we left off Father’s Day and Mother&...

June 25th, 2022 |  


How zookeepers coax animals through heat waves

How zookeepers coax animals through heat waves

DENVER — The Siberian tigers Yuri and Nikita at the Denver Zoo, who are supposed to mate, suffer most during Denver’s intensifying 95-degr...

June 25th, 2022 |  


What Neiman Marcus discovered about today’s luxury shoppers

What Neiman Marcus discovered about today’s luxury shoppers

DALLAS — Upper-income shoppers who help make up the most robust part of the economy are lifting results at Neiman Marcus.The Dallas-based retail...

June 25th, 2022 |  


Book brings 1920s reporters back to life

Book brings 1920s reporters back to life

There is no immortality for newspaper reporters.One of them, Ben Hecht, addressed this matter in a short poem written long ago: “We know each ot...

June 25th, 2022 |  


OPINION


Letter: Fuel inflation could have been avoided

Letter: Fuel inflation could have been avoided

Whoopie and Larry D., along with many others, insist that the fuel price inflation was not caused by President Biden. Perhaps they need a reminder of ...

June 25th, 2022 |  


Letter: Why not change these three things?

Letter: Why not change these three things?

I’m in my 70s now, so I know I won’t see any major changes in my lifetime. If I could, one would be to bury all communication and electric...

June 25th, 2022 |  


Letter: Biden’s mistakes can not be overlooked

Letter: Biden’s mistakes can not be overlooked

With the Biden inflationary spiral out of control and diesel prices skyrocketing, economic pressures on our economy from food, housing and anything re...

June 25th, 2022 |  


Michael Reagan: The sad descent of Disney

Michael Reagan: The sad descent of Disney

I cry to see what’s happened to Disney.When I was growing up – and until not that long ago – you knew you could trust Disney to make...

June 25th, 2022 |  


David Trinko: The star of the show (in dad’s mind)

David Trinko: The star of the show (in dad’s mind)

My 13-year-old daughter was the star of the show this weekend in a children’s theater production.Her name wasn’t exactly at the top of the...

June 25th, 2022 |  


Lori Borgman: Small back-seat rider is a breeze

Lori Borgman: Small back-seat rider is a breeze

I am about to make my umpteenth trip to the grocery and am not happy about it. Having gathered my shopping essentials — wallet, car keys, cellph...

June 25th, 2022 |  


BUSINESS


Liz Weston: Is medical debt vanishing from credit reports?

Liz Weston: Is medical debt vanishing from credit reports?

Health care bills are about to become far less threatening to the financial well-being of millions of Americans.The three major credit bureaus are era...

June 25th, 2022 |  


World’s dirtiest oil and gas fields are in Russia, Turkmenistan and Texas

World’s dirtiest oil and gas fields are in Russia, Turkmenistan and Texas

Oil and natural gas fields in Russia, Turkmenistan and Texas are the most climate-damaging on Earth, according to a first-of-its kind analysis that lo...

June 25th, 2022 |  


Land transfers, June 16-22

Land transfers, June 16-22

The trend of the real estate market in Allen County is shown by the following report, for the week running June 16 through 22. Figures reflect the sel...

June 25th, 2022 |  


Area unemployment numbers mixed

Area unemployment numbers mixed

LIMA — The unemployment numbers for the month of May are a mixed bag, showing counties in the immediate area with numbers rising, lowering, and ...

June 23rd, 2022 updated: June 23rd, 2022. |  


US stocks give up afternoon gains and end slightly lower

US stocks give up afternoon gains and end slightly lower

NEW YORK (AP) — A choppy day of trading on Wall Street ended with a modest pullback for stocks Wednesday, the latest bout of volatility for the ...

June 22nd, 2022 |  


Ohio State gets approval to trademark ‘The’ for merchandise

Ohio State gets approval to trademark ‘The’ for merchandise

COLUMBUS (AP) — Ohio State University has won its fight to trademark the word “The.”The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office approved th...

June 22nd, 2022 |  


STATE NEWS


Ohio Supreme Court says 6 candidates can appear on August primary ballot

Ohio Supreme Court says 6 candidates can appear on August primary ballot

COLUMBUS, Ohio — The Ohio Supreme Court on Friday held that six Democratic candidates for various political offices can appear on the ballot in ...

June 25th, 2022 |  


DeWine urges Ohioans to find common ground in abortion debate

DeWine urges Ohioans to find common ground in abortion debate

Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine said how Ohioans debate the abortion issue is important after the U.S. Supreme Court on Friday returned abortion law and policy ...

June 25th, 2022 |  


Gov. Mike DeWine grants execution reprieve to death row inmate

Gov. Mike DeWine grants execution reprieve to death row inmate

COLUMBUS, Ohio — A Cleveland man who shot and killed a Cleveland patrol officer in 2000 will remain on death row for another three years, under ...

June 25th, 2022 |  


Ohio ‘Heartbeat Bill’ is now law, attorney general says

Ohio ‘Heartbeat Bill’ is now law, attorney general says

The overturning of Roe v. Wade allows Ohio’s “Heartbeat Bill” to go into effect, outlawing abortions after five or six weeks —...

June 25th, 2022 |  


With U.S. Supreme Court overturning Roe v. Wade, Ohio expected to outlaw most abortions

With U.S. Supreme Court overturning Roe v. Wade, Ohio expected to outlaw most abortions

COLUMBUS, Ohio — As expected, the U.S. Supreme Court overturned Roe v. Wade on Friday, leaving the question of whether a woman has abortion righ...

June 24th, 2022 updated: June 24th, 2022. |  


Jan. 6 committee witness testifies that Jim Jordan talked about presidential pardons for members of Congress

Jan. 6 committee witness testifies that Jim Jordan talked about presidential pardons for members of Congress

CLEVELAND, Ohio — Rep. Jim Jordan (R-OH) discussed presidential pardons for members of Congress with the White House, according to testimony at ...

June 24th, 2022 updated: June 24th, 2022. |