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Russia rejects UK claim of trying to replace Ukraine leader

Russia rejects UK claim of trying to replace Ukraine leader

MOSCOW — Russia’s Foreign Ministry on Sunday rejected a British claim that the Kremlin is seeking to replace Ukraine’s government wi...

January 23rd, 2022 |  


Conservatives concerned about race as factor in COVID treatment

Conservatives concerned about race as factor in COVID treatment

MADISON, Wis. — Some conservatives are taking aim at policies that allow doctors to consider race as a risk factor when allocating scarce COVID-...

January 23rd, 2022 |  


Youth’s overdose death renews pleas for Narcan in schools

Youth’s overdose death renews pleas for Narcan in schools

HARTFORD, Conn. — The death of a 13-year-old student who apparently overdosed on fentanyl at his Connecticut school has drawn renewed pleas for ...

January 23rd, 2022 |  


Births

Births

Lima Memorial Health SystemJan. 20 — Marissa Scott and Courtney Lawrence, New York, girl.Mercy Health-St. Rita’s Medical CenterJan. 21 &...

January 23rd, 2022 |  


‘Hey, Jude’ set Thursday with Shawnee superintendent

‘Hey, Jude’ set Thursday with Shawnee superintendent

SHAWNEE TOWNSHIP — Shawnee schools will hold an informal meet and greet with Jude Meyers, the superintendent, called “Hey Jude!” at ...

January 23rd, 2022 |  


Delphos council meets Monday

Delphos council meets Monday

DELPHOS — Delphos council will meet at 7 p.m. Monday, Jan. 24 in council chambers, 608 N. Canal St., Delphos.===AGENDACITY COUNCIL MEETINGJanuar...

January 23rd, 2022 |  


SPORTS


Girls basketball roundup: St. Marys’ Dieringer surpasses 1,000 career points

Girls basketball roundup: St. Marys’ Dieringer surpasses 1,000 career points

ST. MARYS — Kendall Dieringer passed 1,000 points for her varsity career in the host Roughriders’ 53-46 girls high school basketball victo...

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


Roundup: St. Marys triumphs against USV in boys hoops

Roundup: St. Marys triumphs against USV in boys hoops

ST. MARYS — The host Roughriders knocked Upper Scioto Valley from the unbeaten ranks with a 53-35 boys high school basketball victory Saturday n...

January 23rd, 2022 |  


Boys basketball: Lima Senior charges back to beat Shawnee

Boys basketball: Lima Senior charges back to beat Shawnee

A lot can change in just a few minutes. Take Lima Senior’s 71-67 boys basketball win over Shawnee on Saturday night at Lappin Gymnasium for exam...

January 22nd, 2022 updated: January 23rd, 2022. |  


Boys basketball: Delphos St. John’s defeats Spencerville

Boys basketball: Delphos St. John’s defeats Spencerville

SPENCERVILLE – Delphos St. John’s Landen Grothaus has battled adversity most of the season.But Saturday, Grothaus was able to block that a...

January 22nd, 2022 updated: January 23rd, 2022. |  


Wrestling: Celina’s Engle notches 150th career win

Wrestling: Celina’s Engle notches 150th career win

WAPAKONETA — Celina senior Landon Engle doesn’t get caught up in milestones.In fact, Engle was a little surprised when he realized how clo...

January 22nd, 2022 updated: January 23rd, 2022. |  


Ohio boys high school basketball scores for Friday, Jan. 21

Ohio boys high school basketball scores for Friday, Jan. 21

Akr. Buchtel 67, Akr. East 60, OTAkr. Coventry 67, Peninsula Woodridge 59Akr. Ellet 54, Akr. North 38Akr. Hoban 58, Cle. Cent. Cath. 44Akr. Manchester...

January 22nd, 2022 |  


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LIFESTYLE


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Lima Public Library Book Reviews
Why the fashion of ‘And Just Like That …’ brings Moira Macdonald joy

Why the fashion of ‘And Just Like That …’ brings Moira Macdonald joy

And just like that, I watched “And Just Like That …” (Insert emoji of air being let out of a tire, if such an emoji exists. And if i...

January 22nd, 2022 |  


Real Life Mama: Don’t let a bad start ruin your entire day

Real Life Mama: Don’t let a bad start ruin your entire day

One morning this week, I yelled at Maylie. We were rushing around trying to get everything ready for school and she started crying because the candy t...

January 22nd, 2022 |  


Living with Children: Avoid telling young kids about existential threats

Living with Children: Avoid telling young kids about existential threats

Q: My 3-year-old is fearful of trying anything new, including things other kids his age love to do such as swinging on a swing, sliding down a slide a...

January 22nd, 2022 |  


David Trinko: Doctor from Delphos says eat your veggies

David Trinko: Doctor from Delphos says eat your veggies

Dr. Katie Takayasu still loves a “really good steak,” she says.The Delphos native just doesn’t think you should let it fill your pla...

January 22nd, 2022 |  


Vegetarian soups for whatever ails you this winter

Vegetarian soups for whatever ails you this winter

Chicken soup has long been touted as a soothing home remedy for the annoying colds and body-crushing flus of winter. Filled with nutrients, a steaming...

January 22nd, 2022 |  


Street musician built drum kit on wheels

Street musician built drum kit on wheels

LOS ANGELES — A few minutes before the Los Angeles Rams take on the Seattle Seahawks at the billion-dollar SoFi Stadium on a late December eveni...

January 22nd, 2022 |  


OPINION


Letter: Deal needed for Dish, Hometown Stations

Letter: Deal needed for Dish, Hometown Stations

Every message you hear on the air or see around town says “Buy Local” — and many would think it would also apply to Your Hometown St...

January 22nd, 2022 |  


David Trinko: Doctor from Delphos says eat your veggies

David Trinko: Doctor from Delphos says eat your veggies

Dr. Katie Takayasu still loves a “really good steak,” she says.The Delphos native just doesn’t think you should let it fill your pla...

January 22nd, 2022 |  


Michael Reagan: Pitching softballs to President Biden

Michael Reagan: Pitching softballs to President Biden

Joe Biden didn’t disappoint me.At his press conference this week he was the same old strange guy with the same old predictable excuses for one o...

January 22nd, 2022 |  


John Grindrod: What once was common now often is not

John Grindrod: What once was common now often is not

When it’s time to do sheets and towels in my crib, I always think of two people, my mom and my neighbor Suzanne Kelley. Now, my mother and my ve...

January 22nd, 2022 |  


Roses and Thorns

Roses and Thorns

The rose garden is loaded with people on the various sides of the law this week.Thorn: John Charles Coy pleaded guilty in federal court to the receipt...

January 22nd, 2022 |  


Legal-Ease: Why am I being picked on by my local government?

Legal-Ease: Why am I being picked on by my local government?

Governing people in our society can be a tough job. This is particularly true for people involved in smaller governments like villages and townships w...

January 22nd, 2022 |  


BUSINESS


Liz Weston: This year, resolve to leave no gift card unused

Liz Weston: This year, resolve to leave no gift card unused

Years ago, a friend who needed cash sold me a $100 Nordstrom gift card. I wish I knew where the heck I put it.Gift cards are a popular holiday solutio...

January 22nd, 2022 |  


Elon Musk’s brain implant company is inching toward human trials

Elon Musk’s brain implant company is inching toward human trials

Elon Musk’s brain implant company Neuralink is now hiring a clinical trial director, an indication that the company’s longstanding goal of...

January 22nd, 2022 |  


The Week Ahead: Accelerating the effort to slow the economy

The Week Ahead: Accelerating the effort to slow the economy

The stock market tantrum to begin the year is not really about investors reassessing the economy, geopolitics in Ukraine, or even corporate earnings p...

January 22nd, 2022 |  


ODA recognizes fair supporters

ODA recognizes fair supporters

COLUMBUS — The Ohio Department of Agriculture recognized Dennis Dickie, Matt Jennings and Peg Kruse for their support of the Auglaize, Hardin an...

January 22nd, 2022 |  


Land transfers, Jan. 13-19

Land transfers, Jan. 13-19

The trend of the real estate market in Allen County is shown by the following report, for the week running Jan. 13 through 19. Figures reflect the sel...

January 22nd, 2022 |  


Legal-Ease: Why am I being picked on by my local government?

Legal-Ease: Why am I being picked on by my local government?

Governing people in our society can be a tough job. This is particularly true for people involved in smaller governments like villages and townships w...

January 22nd, 2022 |  


STATE NEWS


Republicans pass redrawn Ohio state legislative plan, sending maps to court for approval

Republicans pass redrawn Ohio state legislative plan, sending maps to court for approval

COLUMBUS — Ohio Republicans have passed a revised version of a state legislative district plan, voting on Saturday night to send the plan to the...

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


Is it safe to eat snow? We asked a few experts

Is it safe to eat snow? We asked a few experts

CLEVELAND, Ohio – Now that snow has assumed its rightful place in the winter weather patterns of Northeast Ohio – a foot or more in the pa...

January 22nd, 2022 |  


Talks underway on changing Ohio Statehouse maps

Talks underway on changing Ohio Statehouse maps

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Democrats bolstered by a high court victory this month appeared to dig in their heels Saturday against another round of gerryma...

January 22nd, 2022 |  


Ohio State student workers organize protest

Ohio State student workers organize protest

Dozens of Ohio State students gathered in frigid temperatures for a protest behind the Ohio Union to demand the university raise the minimum wage on c...

January 22nd, 2022 |  


Ohio nurse experiences extraordinary day

Ohio nurse experiences extraordinary day

NEW BOSTON — When Emily Whitley RN of Interim HealthCare in Southern Ohio went to work on Jan. 17 she never thought that her ordinary day would ...

January 21st, 2022 |  


Akron Zoo reschedules Martin Luther King Jr. Day festivities for Jan. 29

Akron Zoo reschedules Martin Luther King Jr. Day festivities for Jan. 29

The Akron Zoo will offer free admission to guests on Jan. 29.The zoo had planned to offer free admission on Jan. 17 to mark Martin Luther King Jr. Day...

January 21st, 2022 |