NEWS


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Blood samples link Middle Point suspect to man who vanished
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Lima hospitals temporarily out of monoclonal antibodies
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12 UNOH students to intern at Super Bowl LVI
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LPD warns public to lock their cars
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Fire knocks out power in Ottawa
Has omicron peaked? Data errors complicate tracking

Has omicron peaked? Data errors complicate tracking

LIMA — There are early signs that the omicron variant of coronavirus may have peaked in Ohio and the Lima region, but data processing errors and...

January 26th, 2022 |  


Today’s latest updates on the coronavirus pandemic

Today’s latest updates on the coronavirus pandemic

Cases may be inflated due to reporting error• Daily cases Wednesday will contain previously unreported cases due to a data processing error disc...

January 26th, 2022 |  


Police calls

Police calls

LIMA POLICE500 block of Hope Street, Lima — A domestic violence incident was investigated Tuesday.800 block of North Main Street, Lima — A...

January 26th, 2022 |  


Breyer may retire from high court, sources say

Breyer may retire from high court, sources say

WASHINGTON — Liberal Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer is retiring, giving President Joe Biden an opening he has pledged to fill by naming th...

January 26th, 2022 |  


Spencerville police officer resigns following fight at Lima bar

Spencerville police officer resigns following fight at Lima bar

LIMA — Officials with the Lima Police Department have not yet announced any arrests related to a weekend fight at a Lima bar, but the incident h...

January 26th, 2022 updated: January 26th, 2022. |  


County in time crunch to fix 3 ODOT structures

County in time crunch to fix 3 ODOT structures

LIMA — The Allen County commissioners began putting plans in place Tuesday morning to renovate and rehabilitate structures on the North West Str...

January 26th, 2022 updated: January 26th, 2022. |  


SPORTS


Triple the misery: MLB’s labor woes threaten third spring

Triple the misery: MLB’s labor woes threaten third spring

MESA, Ariz. (AP) — It’s a moment Brandon Bajema relishes each year — receiving the email notification that Chicago Cubs tickets for ...

January 26th, 2022 |  


Beltrán brings his own baggage to next year’s Hall ballot

Beltrán brings his own baggage to next year’s Hall ballot

With Barry Bonds, Roger Clemens and Curt Schilling off the ballot, next year’s Hall of Fame vote figures to be a bit less contentious.Then again...

January 26th, 2022 |  


Listen to this week’s LimaScores.com Weekly Podcast

Listen to this week’s LimaScores.com Weekly Podcast

Jose Nogueras and David Trinko discuss the historic run by Miller City's girls basketball team along with running through key showdowns in girls and b...

January 26th, 2022 |  


Roundup: Quick start paves way to Wapakoneta boys basketball win

Roundup: Quick start paves way to Wapakoneta boys basketball win

LIMA – Wapakoneta got the quick start that it wanted.Then down the stretch, Wapakoneta did just enough to hold off Lima Central Catholic for a 4...

January 25th, 2022 updated: January 26th, 2022. |  


Perry reinstates Tucker as head hoops coach

Perry reinstates Tucker as head hoops coach

Perry is reinstating head coach Clay Tucker after a two-game absence according to a press released sent out by the school after a speical board of edu...

January 24th, 2022 |  


Ortiz, Clemens, Bonds to be close calls for Hall of Fame

Ortiz, Clemens, Bonds to be close calls for Hall of Fame

Barry Bonds and Roger Clemens, with eight MVPs and seven Cy Young Awards between them, are in the bottom of the last inning in their Hall of Fame bids...

January 24th, 2022 |  


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LIFESTYLE


Reminisce: Top trees in Lima’s history

Reminisce: Top trees in Lima’s history

The apple tree existed before Lima, standing on the Hog Creek Shawnee reservation just southwest of its principal village, known as Shawneetown.Plante...

January 25th, 2022 |  


Lima Public Library Book Reviews

Lima Public Library Book Reviews

FICTION Beasts of a Little Land by Juhea Kim In 1917, deep in the snowy mountains of occupied Korea, an impoverished local hunter on the brink of star...

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


Camping surges in popularity across US during pandemic

Camping surges in popularity across US during pandemic

ORLANDO, Fla. — In the last several years, especially as the pandemic disrupted normal life, many travelers ditched the comforts of hotels and r...

January 22nd, 2022 |  


NYC’s Katz’s Delicatessen selling ‘Get Well Soon’ packages

NYC’s Katz’s Delicatessen selling ‘Get Well Soon’ packages

If chicken soup is just what the doctor ordered to soothe your cold-weather blues, one of New York City’s most iconic eateries has the perfect r...

January 22nd, 2022 |  


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 |  


OPINION


Toledo Blade: Ohio’s a mile marker on information superhighway

Toledo Blade: Ohio’s a mile marker on information superhighway

Good news on the information superhighway for Ohio.Ohio snagged a major project that ensures the state’s foothold in the technology industry. Oh...

January 25th, 2022 |  


Holy Cow! History: Hilda, history’s original identity theft victim

Holy Cow! History: Hilda, history’s original identity theft victim

When the envelope arrived in the mail one day in the 1930s and she pulled out the paper card and read “078-05-1120” for the very first tim...

January 25th, 2022 |  


Jerry Zezima: A grave situation

If I have learned anything in my 68 years on this globe — aside from the fact that life is too short for light beer — it is this:The older...

January 25th, 2022 |  


Today’s editorial cartoons

Today’s editorial cartoons

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January 25th, 2022 |  


Leonard Pitts Jr.: GOP has zero interest in bipartisanship

Leonard Pitts Jr.: GOP has zero interest in bipartisanship

It took Barack Obama four years to figure it out.The 44th president was into his second term before some psychic switch seemed to click, and he finall...

January 23rd, 2022 |  


Letter: Comparing dates that weren’t the same

Letter: Comparing dates that weren’t the same

When Vice President Kamala Harris addressed the nation Jan. 6 on the so-called anniversary of the riots on the Capitol, she was comparing that to Pear...

January 22nd, 2022 |  


BUSINESS


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Jobless rates lower in most of Lima region
Relief or ‘poor tax’? Companies offer alternative to security deposits

Relief or ‘poor tax’? Companies offer alternative to security deposits

TALLAHASSEE — As rents skyrocket, startup companies are touting what they consider to be a helpful solution to hefty security deposits pricing F...

January 22nd, 2022 |  


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 |  


STATE NEWS


Opponents of Ohio legislative maps must object by Tuesday

Opponents of Ohio legislative maps must object by Tuesday

COLUMBUS — Voting-rights and Democratic groups displeased with Ohio’s latest round of legislative district maps have until Tuesday to obje...

January 24th, 2022 |  


Another delay for ex-deep-sea treasure hunter stuck in jail

Another delay for ex-deep-sea treasure hunter stuck in jail

COLUMBUS — The long-running case of a former deep-sea treasure hunter marking his sixth year in jail for refusing to disclose the whereabouts of...

January 24th, 2022 |  


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 |