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Latta earns A+ rating from anti-abortion group

WASHINGTON, DC — U.S. Rep. Bob Latta (OH-05) earned an A+ rating on the 2021 Susan B. Anthony List’s annual National Pro-Life Scorecard th...

January 20th, 2022 updated: January 20th, 2022. |  


Pandora church to serve free dinner

Pandora church to serve free dinner

PANDORA — Pandora United Methodist Church will host a community meal from 5 to 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 26, at 108 E. Washington St.The free...

January 20th, 2022 |  


New Bremen accident claims life

New Bremen accident claims life

NEW BREMEN — A 93-year-old New Bremen woman died Wednesday afternoon in a single-vehicle traffic accident in Auglaize County.According to a repo...

January 20th, 2022 updated: January 20th, 2022. |  


Rotary Club slated to meet Jan. 24

Rotary Club slated to meet Jan. 24

LIMA — Abe Ambroza, CEO of Veterans Memorial Civic Center, will discuss the venue at a Lima Rotary Club meeting set for noon Monday, Jan. 24, in...

January 20th, 2022 |  


Armstrong museum to host ‘Donuts with Director’

Armstrong museum to host ‘Donuts with Director’

WAPAKONETA — “Donuts with the Director” will kick off the Armstrong Air & Space Museum’s 2022 Speaker Series from 2 to 5 p...

January 20th, 2022 |  


Church finance seminar Jan. 22 via Zoom

Church finance seminar Jan. 22 via Zoom

WAPAKONETA — Stroh Johnson & Co. will host a free Clergy and Church Finance Seminar via Zoom from 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 22.Tax ...

January 20th, 2022 |  


SPORTS


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Roundup: Lima Senior extends win streak against LCC

Roundup: Lima Senior extends win streak against LCC

A big second quarter sent Lima Senior on its way to a 63-55 boys basketball win over Lima Central Catholic at LCC on Tuesday night.It was the Spartans...

January 18th, 2022 updated: January 19th, 2022. |  


Brown provides spark as OSU eventually overwhelms IUPUI

Brown provides spark as OSU eventually overwhelms IUPUI

COLUMBUS — After forcing a travel on the defensive end, Ohio State got the ball to its primary scorer in E.J. Liddell. Reading the IUPUI defense...

January 18th, 2022 |  


College football: Michigan officially hires Elston as coach

College football: Michigan officially hires Elston as coach

ANN ARBOR, Mich. — University of Michigan Head Football Coach Jim Harbaugh has announced the hiring of former Wolverine player and St. Marys gra...

January 18th, 2022 updated: January 18th, 2022. |  


Garland leads Cavs to 114-107 win over Durant-less Nets

Garland leads Cavs to 114-107 win over Durant-less Nets

CLEVELAND (AP) — Darius Garland strengthened his All-Star case with 22 points and 12 assists, leading the Cleveland Cavaliers to a 114-107 win M...

January 17th, 2022 |  


Steelers face long-overdue reboot as Roethlisberger exits

Steelers face long-overdue reboot as Roethlisberger exits

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Ben Roethlisberger came back for one more run, wanting a chance for his final performance to not be a lopsided first-round pla...

January 17th, 2022 |  


Bengals’ D-line thinned by injuries

Bengals’ D-line thinned by injuries

CINCINNATI (AP) — After the Bengals won a playoff game for the first time in three decades last Saturday, coach Zac Taylor and a few players del...

January 17th, 2022 |  


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Top tips to avoid back injuries this winter

Top tips to avoid back injuries this winter

DEAR MAYO CLINIC: I threw out my back doing yard work. While I was laid up for a few weeks, I’m OK now. I’m concerned I will reinjure my b...

January 19th, 2022 |  


‘Flurona’ is real, but don’t panic

‘Flurona’ is real, but don’t panic

No, flurona is not some scary new variant of the coronavirus. And — do we really need to say this? — it is not an actual scientific term.B...

January 19th, 2022 |  


Don’t let common winter injuries take you down

Don’t let common winter injuries take you down

ROCHESTER, Minn. — Winter is a wonderful time of year, especially if you can avoid slipping, falling and getting hurt.Sanjeev Kakar M.D., a Mayo...

January 19th, 2022 |  


Reminisce: Watt family full of early settlers in Allen County

Reminisce: Watt family full of early settlers in Allen County

By 1880, many of those who had arrived in Allen County a half century earlier, when the forest was full of wolves, wildcats, and the occasional Shawne...

January 18th, 2022 |  


Lima Public Library Book Reviews

Lima Public Library Book Reviews

FICTION The Blue Line Down by Maris Lawyer Jude Washer wants to run: away from the coal mines where he is destined to work, away from his father’...

January 16th, 2022 |  


Afoot in the House of Snow

Afoot in the House of Snow

When we flew out of San Francisco in early October, headed to Nepal for a 15-day trek in the Himalayas, I didn’t know which of a long list of li...

January 15th, 2022 |  


OPINION


Mark Figley: Biden’s bad plan on energy

Mark Figley: Biden’s bad plan on energy

When Donald Trump left the White House prior to the coronation of Joe Biden, the average price of a regular gallon of gas was $2.26 and $2.56 for dies...

January 19th, 2022 |  


Today’s editorial cartoons

Today’s editorial cartoons

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January 19th, 2022 |  


Today’s editorial cartoons

Today’s editorial cartoons

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January 18th, 2022 |  


Dallas Morning News: What we can learn from Colleyville synagogue terror attack

Dallas Morning News: What we can learn from Colleyville synagogue terror attack

Emotions have been everywhere over what happened in Colleyville, Texas, on Saturday night — relief, gratitude, anger, fear, frustration, exhaust...

January 18th, 2022 |  


Maha Zehery: Celebrating true democracy in USA

Maha Zehery: Celebrating true democracy in USA

Being an immigrant and an American citizen for the last 40 years, I have come to appreciate and understand the meaning of true democracy.The regular m...

January 18th, 2022 |  


Letter: Goodbye and good riddance, Big Ben

Letter: Goodbye and good riddance, Big Ben

All I can say is thank goodness Ben Roethlisberger is retiring.The Browns don’t have to play against him again. By the way, who was the Idiot fr...

January 18th, 2022 |  


BUSINESS


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FHFA nominee pledges to address racial homeownership gap

FHFA nominee pledges to address racial homeownership gap

Senate Democrats on Thursday pressed Sandra Thompson, the president’s nominee to run the Federal Housing Finance Agency, on how to leverage the ...

January 15th, 2022 |  


Omicron, inflation and corporate earnings

Omicron, inflation and corporate earnings

What’s growing faster than inflation? Profits are growing faster than consumer prices.Last year ended with a stew of seemingly contradictory eco...

January 15th, 2022 |  


Out of prison for a month: How he’s rebuilding his life

Out of prison for a month: How he’s rebuilding his life

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Three weeks after he was freed from prison, Kevin Strickland was driven around a changed Kansas City, his daughter showing hi...

January 15th, 2022 |  


How the Doomsday Clock began ticking 75 years ago

How the Doomsday Clock began ticking 75 years ago

CHICAGO — Martyl Langsdorf designed just one magazine cover, but it has had considerable staying power. A prolific painter of abstract and figur...

January 15th, 2022 |  


Insurers, employers start helping more with chronic disease

Insurers, employers start helping more with chronic disease

Vanessa Akinniyi was stuck in denial about diabetes until a care manager from her health insurer coaxed her out.The Jacksonville, Florida, resident di...

January 15th, 2022 |  


Biden administration launches program to fix 15,000 bridges

Biden administration launches program to fix 15,000 bridges

The Transportation Department is launching a $27 billion program to repair and upgrade roughly 15,000 highway bridges as part of the infrastructure la...

January 15th, 2022 |  


STATE NEWS


Ohio redistricting panel gets back to work after map tossed

Ohio redistricting panel gets back to work after map tossed

COLUMBUS, Ohio — A scolded Ohio Redistricting Commission returned to work Tuesday to re-draw maps of Ohio legislative districts, its members ple...

January 19th, 2022 |  


Obergefell, face of gay marriage, to run for Ohio House

Obergefell, face of gay marriage, to run for Ohio House

TOLEDO, Ohio — Gay rights advocate Jim Obergefell, whose name was atop the U.S. Supreme Court case legalizing same-sex marriage nationwide, anno...

January 19th, 2022 |  


Ohio redistricting group eyes Saturday deadline

Ohio redistricting group eyes Saturday deadline

COLUMBUS — The Ohio Redistricting Commission met Tuesday to publicly lay out the ground rules it will follow ahead of a Saturday deadline set by...

January 18th, 2022 |  


Ethiopian diaspora torn by ethnic tensions in Tigray war

Ethiopian diaspora torn by ethnic tensions in Tigray war

Thousands of miles away from the war in Ethiopia, the ethnic cracks have started to show in an Ethiopian church in Ohio, in a lawsuit between trustees...

January 16th, 2022 |  


Ohio Redistricting Commission to meet Tuesday to take up state legislative maps ahead of Supreme Court deadline

Ohio Redistricting Commission to meet Tuesday to take up state legislative maps ahead of Supreme Court deadline

COLUMBUS — The Ohio Redistricting Commission will meet Tuesday to begin the process of redrawing the state’s House and Senate district map...

January 16th, 2022 |  


Great Train Show chugs into Ohio Expo Center

Great Train Show chugs into Ohio Expo Center

Trevor Clark has collected model trains since he was a child. Now, the 50-year-old man from North Lewisburg in Champaign County has more than 100 comp...

January 15th, 2022 |