NEWS


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Land transfers, June 16-22
Airlines aim to shift blame for flight problems to FAA

Airlines aim to shift blame for flight problems to FAA

DALLAS (AP) — Airlines under scrutiny for widespread flight disruptions are renewing their criticism of the government agency that manages the n...

June 24th, 2022 |  


At LGBTQ Pride, celebration but also worry over civil rights

At LGBTQ Pride, celebration but also worry over civil rights

NEW YORK (AP) — LGBTQ Pride commemorations that sometimes have felt like victory parties for civil rights gains are now grappling with an enviro...

June 24th, 2022 |  


Five injured in Putnam County crash

Five injured in Putnam County crash

VAN BUREN TOWNSHIP — Two people left a two-vehicle accident scene via Life Flight in northern Putnam County on Thursday afternoon, according to ...

June 24th, 2022 |  


Wapakoneta’s Miller graduates from CCU in May 2022

Wapakoneta’s Miller graduates from CCU in May 2022

CONWAY, SC — Logan Miller, a Business Administration major from Wapakoneta, was among the more than 1,200 students recognized during spring comm...

June 24th, 2022 |  


University of Dubuque releases dean’s list

University of Dubuque releases dean’s list

DUBUQUE, Iowa — The University of Dubuque congratulates the following students on being appointed to the Spring Semester 2022 Academic Dean̵...

June 24th, 2022 |  


Heidelberg University announces spring semester Dean’s List

Heidelberg University announces spring semester Dean’s List

TIFFIN - Heidelberg University has announced the names of students who have earned academic recognition on the spring semester dean’s list.Inclu...

June 24th, 2022 |  


SPORTS


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 |  


Guardians can’t add to division lead

Guardians can’t add to division lead

MINNEAPOLIS — The Cleveland Guardians came to Minnesota and won their seventh consecutive series, pulling ahead of the Twins in the AL Central w...

June 23rd, 2022 |  


Lima area golfers begin quest for championship title

Lima area golfers begin quest for championship title

The drive to earn the Lima City Golf Championship singles title began with a morning medal play qualifier and the first round of match play on the sec...

June 23rd, 2022 updated: June 24th, 2022. |  


Lima area sports calendar

Lima area sports calendar

Note: Events may be canceled due to coronavirus outbreak. Each week, The Lima News publishes a calendar of events of local interest. Events should be ...

June 23rd, 2022 |  


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LIFESTYLE


TikTok skin routine called ‘Jello Skin’ takes over the internet

TikTok skin routine called ‘Jello Skin’ takes over the internet

“Jello Skin” is the latest skincare routine trending all over TikTok that claims to give you glowing, radiant skin.Jello Skin was coined b...

June 25th, 2022 |  


Rebecca and Donald Tourjee

Rebecca and Donald Tourjee

LIMA — Mr. and Mrs. Donald Tourjee celebrated 65 years of marriage with an April event at Old Barn Restaurant & Grill, Lima.Tourjee and the ...

June 25th, 2022 |  


Travel tips for packing light

Travel tips for packing light

Dear Answer Angel Ellen: For the first time since Covid changed our lives, I’m traveling again. I was never a very good packer but now I feel ou...

June 25th, 2022 |  


Births

Births

Lima Memorial Health SystemJune 22 — Hailey and Thomas Torres, Lima, girl.Mercy Health-St. Rita’s Medical CenterJune 22 — Shay Delon...

June 24th, 2022 |  


On Nutrition: More on pork

On Nutrition: More on pork

Readers LettersTalk about personal. A handwritten letter on lined tablet paper came to me from a “nearing 90 year-old widower just past six year...

June 23rd, 2022 |  


Births

Births

Lima Memorial Health SystemJune 14 — Shelby and Jacob Nelson, Ada, girlJune 16 — Kaylia Sexton and Rick Oliver II, Lima, boy; Samantha W...

June 23rd, 2022 |  


OPINION


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Roses and Thorns
Today’s editorial cartoons

Today’s editorial cartoons

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June 24th, 2022 |  


William Roberts and Michael Sozan: Hearings reveal Trump’s vast plan to overturn Americans’ votes

William Roberts and Michael Sozan: Hearings reveal Trump’s vast plan to overturn Americans’ votes

Riveting bipartisan congressional hearings have brought the events on and leading up to the Jan. 6 insurrection to prime time. Compelling evidence sho...

June 23rd, 2022 |  


Chris Talgo: Select Committee’s hearings are simply show trials

Chris Talgo: Select Committee’s hearings are simply show trials

From the outset, the Select Committee to Investigate the January 6th Attack on the United States Capitol has been marred by political motives and malf...

June 23rd, 2022 |  


Jerry Zezima: The Strawberry Whisperer

Jerry Zezima: The Strawberry Whisperer

Whenever I pick strawberries - which I love because they are sweet, juicy and a key ingredient in strawberry daiquiris - I become a basket case.Even w...

June 23rd, 2022 |  


Today’s editorial cartoons

Today’s editorial cartoons

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June 23rd, 2022 |  


Greg R. Lawson: Ohio Senate helping students recoup learning losses

Greg R. Lawson: Ohio Senate helping students recoup learning losses

COVID-19 school closures disrupted learning and slowed academic progress for students across Ohio. Early studies already warn that many students could...

June 22nd, 2022 |  


BUSINESS


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 |  


Airlines totally unprepared as travel roars back

Airlines totally unprepared as travel roars back

Airline and airport executives spent the past two years trying to convince everyone it’s safe to fly during a pandemic, touting reduced touch po...

June 18th, 2022 |  


For gas station owners, record prices aren’t the windfall people think

For gas station owners, record prices aren’t the windfall people think

About a decade ago, when gas prices last surged above $3 a gallon, Chuck Graff put up a message on the sign at his St. Anthony, Minnesota, gas station...

June 18th, 2022 |  


STATE NEWS


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. |  


Unfinished business: Ohio legislators will return to multiple controversial bills in the fall

Unfinished business: Ohio legislators will return to multiple controversial bills in the fall

State lawmakers have a lot awaiting them in the fall. First an election, then a pile of pending legislation.“It’s going to be a normal lam...

June 19th, 2022 |  


USDA free school meals program not extended for next year

USDA free school meals program not extended for next year

The U.S. Department of Agriculture announced recently that it’s returning to pre-COVID-19 rules requiring families to apply for free and reduced...

June 18th, 2022 |  


Gov. DeWine still has billions to spend in federal coronavirus relief money

Gov. DeWine still has billions to spend in federal coronavirus relief money

COLUMBUS, Ohio – Ohio has more than $2 billion remaining from the massive pile of federal pandemic relief cash sent here by Democrats in Washing...

June 17th, 2022 |  


Senate passes North Korea anti-propaganda legislation

Senate passes North Korea anti-propaganda legislation

WASHINGTON, D. C. — The U.S. Senate on Thursday passed legislation named for a Cincinnati college student who died after being imprisoned in Nor...

June 17th, 2022 |