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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. |  


Students named to Baldwin Wallace University dean’s list

Students named to Baldwin Wallace University dean’s list

BEREA, — The following local students have been named to the Dean’s List for the spring 2022 semester at Baldwin Wallace University, accor...

June 24th, 2022 |  


Dunlap on paid leave for Wapak incident

Dunlap on paid leave for Wapak incident

WAPAKONETA — A Lima police officer arrested in Wapakoneta Sunday has been placed on paid administrative leave pending the results of a criminal ...

June 24th, 2022 |  


Ada motorcyclist injured in ramp mishap

Ada motorcyclist injured in ramp mishap

RICHLAND TOWNSHIP — An Ada man suffered serious injuries Thursday night after his motorcycle lost control and struck a concrete divider on a hig...

June 24th, 2022 |  


Rise in temperatures creates crop stress

Rise in temperatures creates crop stress

LIMA — Recent increases in temperatures have crops warmer than ever. According to a recent news release from Mark Badertscher, Agriculture and N...

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


Paquin named to dean’s list

Paquin named to dean’s list

CHESTERTOWN, MD — Grace Paquin of Bluffton was named to Washington College’s Spring 2022 Dean’s List.“This is a notable achiev...

June 24th, 2022 |  


SPORTS


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Weisenburger’s momentum has him in good position
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 |  


Motorcycle racing: Mees eyes big crowds, victory at Lima Half-Mile

Motorcycle racing: Mees eyes big crowds, victory at Lima Half-Mile

As the promoter, Jared Mees wants to see a packed house.As a participant, Mees wants to win the race.Both of those may become reality when the Progres...

June 22nd, 2022 |  


Roundup: Lima City Men’s Golf Championship starts

Roundup: Lima City Men’s Golf Championship starts

The Lima City Men’s Golf Championship got started Wednesday with Open and Senior Division qualifying.At Colonial Golfers Club, Josh Gaines had t...

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


PGA Tour in ‘arms race’ of dollars and leaning on loyalty

PGA Tour in ‘arms race’ of dollars and leaning on loyalty

CROMWELL, Conn. — Commissioner Jay Monahan says the PGA Tour can’t win an “arms race” against Saudi-funded LIV Golf when the w...

June 22nd, 2022 |  


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LIFESTYLE


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Mayo Clinic Q and A: Tips for reducing risk of hearing loss

Mayo Clinic Q and A: Tips for reducing risk of hearing loss

DEAR MAYO CLINIC: I recently realized that I often ask people to repeat themselves, and I must turn up the volume on the TV louder than before. How do...

June 23rd, 2022 |  


Mayo Clinic Q and A: Biggest benefits of exercise for teens

Mayo Clinic Q and A: Biggest benefits of exercise for teens

DEAR MAYO CLINIC: When my daughter was young, she spent hours playing outside and running around. That happens a lot less now that she is a teen. I...

June 23rd, 2022 |  


Births

Births

Mercy Health-St. Rita’s Medical CenterJune 20 — Candice and James Hearn, Lima, girl; Carissa Thomas and Kevin Schroeder Jr., Lima, girl.Ju...

June 22nd, 2022 |  


Review: ‘Pretty’ a passable, dreamy diversion

Review: ‘Pretty’ a passable, dreamy diversion

Set along the Massachusetts coast on fictional Cousins Beach, “The Summer I Turned Pretty” is an average coming-of-age story involving a y...

June 22nd, 2022 |  


NBA players come to Spartan Stadium

NBA players come to Spartan Stadium

LIMA — Shanndale Walton is bringing together two great organizations, 1ENT Tyler Ulis and NFL Zaiver Simpson, to play in the second annual ALL-S...

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


Featured events coming up in the Lima region

Featured events coming up in the Lima region

Spencerville Summerfest5 p.m. Thursday and Friday and noon SaturdayDowntown Spencerville will hold its 2022 Spencerville Summerfest at S. Broadway St....

June 22nd, 2022 |  


OPINION


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 |  


Today’s editorial cartoons

Today’s editorial cartoons

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June 22nd, 2022 |  


BUSINESS


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Area unemployment numbers mixed
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 |  


The Week Ahead: Disrepair or renovating confidence — a check on the state of housing

The Week Ahead: Disrepair or renovating confidence — a check on the state of housing

The American housing market has weathered the COVID-19 pandemic in good health. It has been able to flourish despite (or in some places because of) in...

June 18th, 2022 |  


Legal-Ease: Magically appearing and disappearing acreage

Legal-Ease: Magically appearing and disappearing acreage

The real estate in our region was initially platted into one-mile squares that were to each contain approximately 640 acres, with each square being ca...

June 18th, 2022 |  


One-story Whiskey Creek is filled with farmhouse charm

One-story Whiskey Creek is filled with farmhouse charm

EUGENE, ORE. – From the street the Whiskey Creek exudes farmhouse charm. An idyllic front covered porch if bound by a rail and a slender post. T...

June 18th, 2022 |  


Reghan Winkler: Hi, this is your bank

Reghan Winkler: Hi, this is your bank

According to a 2021 survey by J.D. Power, 67% of bank customers today use their bank’s mobile app. The popularity is based on the advanced digit...

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 |