NEWS


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ODOT has a bridge for sale
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National study: Lima ranks No. 3 in manufacturing
Jim Krumel: ‘Go to’ person ending 47-year career at paper

Jim Krumel: ‘Go to’ person ending 47-year career at paper

You know who they are.They are the “go-to” people with whom you work.They know the ins and outs of the business. Who you contact for what....

June 20th, 2021 |  


Today’s latest updates on the coronavirus pandemic

Today’s latest updates on the coronavirus pandemic

Allen CountyCases ` 11,914 ` +1Deaths ` 239 ` 0Recovered ` 11,571 ` +4Auglaize CountyCases ` 5,021 ` 0Deaths ` 87 ` 0Recovered ` 4,863 ` +3Hardin Coun...

June 20th, 2021 |  


Bluffton Streets, Alleys, Lights and Sidewalk Committee to meet

Bluffton Streets, Alleys, Lights and Sidewalk Committee to meet

BLUFFTON — The Bluffton Streets, Alleys, Lights and Sidewalk Committee will meet at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, June 29 at Bluffton Town Hall, 154 N. Mai...

June 20th, 2021 |  


Leaving family business not easy

Leaving family business not easy

John, Tony and George Venturella know it is going to be tough.You don’t just turn off the lights, lock the door and walk away from a restaurant ...

June 19th, 2021 |  


Bluffton council to meet

Bluffton council to meet

BLUFFTON — The Village of Bluffton council will meet at 7 p.m. Monday, June 28 at Town Hall, 154 N. Main St., Bluffton. .neFileBlock { margin-b...

June 19th, 2021 |  


SPORTS


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Locos defeat Graders
Duo’s homers power Pirates past Indians

Duo’s homers power Pirates past Indians

PITTSBURGH — Michael Perez and Bryan Reynolds hit three-run home runs during the seventh inning and the Pittsburgh Pirates rallied for a 6-3 vic...

June 19th, 2021 |  


Pair use eagles to gain share of Open lead

Pair use eagles to gain share of Open lead

SAN DIEGO — The eagle putts looked familiar for a Saturday at Torrey Pines in June, even with Tiger Woods nowhere in sight.Mackenzie Hughes watc...

June 19th, 2021 |  


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 |  


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LIFESTYLE


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Pop culture
Real Life Mama: To the father of my children: Thank you

Real Life Mama: To the father of my children: Thank you

To the father of my children, Paul,Thank you.Not only because it is Father’s day, but because I do not always tell you enough just how much I ap...

June 19th, 2021 |  


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 |  


OPINION


Letter: Biden performance was presidential

Letter: Biden performance was presidential

What a difference it was to see an actual adult president being on the world stage in Switzerland. And what a difference it was to see the change in d...

June 19th, 2021 |  


Letter: Don’t let refinery kill Ohio jobs

Letter: Don’t let refinery kill Ohio jobs

Dear Ohio Workers:I regret to inform you that your Ohio jobs have been shot in the back by the Cenovus/Husky Energy management at the Lima Refinery. T...

June 19th, 2021 |  


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 |  


BUSINESS


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Updated: 6:54 pm. |    
National study: Lima ranks No. 3 in manufacturing
Hand off to the next generation

Hand off to the next generation

LIMA — Jim Yarger followed a path familiar to many family-business owners when building his successful automobile body shop.He began learning th...

June 19th, 2021 |  


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 |  


STATE NEWS


Dayton offers ‘hottest jobs for college grads’

DAYTON, Ohio —The Dayton region is among the most desirable landing spots for new college graduates looking to jumpstart their careers, accordin...

June 20th, 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 |  


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 |