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Today’s latest updates on the coronavirus pandemic
Ohio House Republicans debut new anti-vaccine mandate bill

Ohio House Republicans debut new anti-vaccine mandate bill

COLUMBUS — Public and private sector employees could seek exemptions from employer-mandated coronavirus vaccines in three general areas, includi...

September 28th, 2021 updated: September 28th, 2021. |  


Delphos man pleads guilty in arson case

Delphos man pleads guilty in arson case

LIMA — A Delphos man on Monday entered a plea of guilty to a single count of aggravated arson as part of a plea deal with prosecutors.Jerry Spur...

September 28th, 2021 updated: September 28th, 2021. |  


Bluffton Personnel Committee to meet

Bluffton Personnel Committee to meet

BLUFFTON — The Village of Bluffton Personnel Committee is scheduled to meet at noon Wednesday, Oct. 6 at Bluffton Town Hall, 154 N. Main St., Bl...

September 28th, 2021 |  


John Grindrod: The highway version of separating fact from fiction

John Grindrod: The highway version of separating fact from fiction

Being a frequent distant driver, both for labor and leisure, I’ve seen a lot beyond my roads’ edge lines and those reminder grooves that s...

September 28th, 2021 |  


Tickets available for Ballet Folklorico de Mexico

Tickets available for Ballet Folklorico de Mexico

LIMA — Tickets are now available for Ballet Folklorico de Mexico. The show is set for 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday, February 15, 2022 at the Veterans Me...

September 28th, 2021 |  


Abortion rights protesters rally inside Ohio Statehouse

Abortion rights protesters rally inside Ohio Statehouse

COLUMBUS — More than 100 abortion rights protesters rallied inside the Ohio Statehouse Tuesday and briefly entered the Senate chamber.The protes...

September 28th, 2021 |  


SPORTS


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LCC cracks top 10 in latest football poll
Tucker’s 66-yarder sets record, gives Ravens win at Detroit

Tucker’s 66-yarder sets record, gives Ravens win at Detroit

DETROIT (AP) — Justin Tucker set an NFL record with a 66-yard field goal, bouncing it through off the crossbar as time expired to lift the Balti...

September 26th, 2021 |  


Bengals drop listless Steelers 24-10

Bengals drop listless Steelers 24-10

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Joe Burrow threw for 178 yards and three touchdowns, including two to rookie Ja’Marr Chase, and the Cincinnati Bengals h...

September 26th, 2021 |  


Reds rout Nationals 9-2

Reds rout Nationals 9-2

CINCINNATI (AP) — Tyler Stephenson and Nick Castellanos hit consecutive home runs, Kyle Farmer broke open the game with a grand slam and the Cin...

September 26th, 2021 |  


Garrett, Browns slam Bears 26-6

Garrett, Browns slam Bears 26-6

CLEVELAND (AP) — Justin Fields had nowhere to run or hide. Passing was strictly prohibited.Myles Garrett and the Browns made the rookie quarterb...

September 26th, 2021 |  


Americans win Ryder Cup in a rout

Americans win Ryder Cup in a rout

SHEBOYGAN, Wis. (AP) — The Americans won back the Ryder Cup and perhaps a whole lot more Sunday, sending a strong message to Europe with a power...

September 26th, 2021 |  


High school football: Delphos Jefferson tops Ada

High school football: Delphos Jefferson tops Ada

DELPHOS — It was a big-play night for Delphos Jefferson.And few made more plays than Jefferson’s Colin Bailey and Andrew Miller.Delphos Je...

September 26th, 2021 |  


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LIFESTYLE


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Looking ahead to Halloween
Clara Louise and Eugene Alvin Stites Sr.

Clara Louise and Eugene Alvin Stites Sr.

LIMA —Mr. and Mrs. Eugene Stites are celebrating 65 years of marriage with a train ride to all national parks out west.Stites and the former Cla...

September 25th, 2021 |  


Missed NY Fashion Week?

Missed NY Fashion Week?

Fashion Week is a wrap in New York City, but there’s still plenty to talk about — and see.It was the first time style enthusiasts from all...

September 25th, 2021 |  


David Trinko: Not cashless, but definitely out of cash

David Trinko: Not cashless, but definitely out of cash

A couple of bucks for a haircut was all I needed.When I looked in the ol’ billfold, I realized I didn’t have quite enough.The Bank of Dad ...

September 25th, 2021 |  


Patricia and Lucien Cosyn

Patricia and Lucien Cosyn

LIMA — Mr. and Mrs. Lucien (Lou) Cosyn are celebrating 72 years of marriage. A family gathering will be held.Cosyn and the former Patricia Henne...

September 25th, 2021 |  


Ex-etiquette: Go to court, but to put a parenting plan in place

Ex-etiquette: Go to court, but to put a parenting plan in place

Q. What would family court think of my ex, a mother who prompted our separation (we were never married, but have two children together) and then three...

September 25th, 2021 |  


Why movie stars are more willing than ever to embrace TV

Why movie stars are more willing than ever to embrace TV

Big-screen talents such as Michael Keaton, Jeff Bridges, Taika Waititi, Nicole Kidman and Clive Owen can all be found in various television projects t...

September 25th, 2021 |  


OPINION


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Jim Krumel: Widow feels government let her down
Dr. Glenn Mollette: Bad stuff climbs to the top

Dr. Glenn Mollette: Bad stuff climbs to the top

Is God mad at you? 501 wordsWe all may have some issues with the past. Past problems, past mistakes, past sins, past decisions and past ignorance.We l...

September 25th, 2021 |  


Letter: Hardesty’s words sting

Letter: Hardesty’s words sting

It began with “let me tell you a story” as Elizabeth Hardesty babbled on about her childhood experience of having Black girls in her Girl ...

September 25th, 2021 |  


Letter: Fact or opinion

Letter: Fact or opinion

After reading Mr, Millers letter in the Sept. 22 Your View, I’d like to know where he gets his information. The pact for Afghanistan was already...

September 25th, 2021 |  


Letter: Huh? Say it’s not so

Letter: Huh? Say it’s not so

I worked in a factory with this guy. One day I asked him if he’d gotten the Covid shot. “No,” he replied. “I don’t trust...

September 25th, 2021 |  


Letter: Ohio workers for Ohio jobs

Letter: Ohio workers for Ohio jobs

Over the last few weeks the Cenovus Lima Refinery has been preparing for its annual Fall maintenance shutdown. During this shutdown, the Refinery will...

September 25th, 2021 |  


Letter: Anti-vaxxers want answers

Letter: Anti-vaxxers want answers

People are miffed about the anti-vaxxers. I have to ask: With the hundreds or probably closer to thousands of doctors and scientists being silenced be...

September 25th, 2021 |  


BUSINESS


Allen Lima Leadership recognizes 2021 graduates

Allen Lima Leadership recognizes 2021 graduates

LIMA — Allen Lima Leadership will introduce its 34th class Thursday night and celebrate the graduation of its 33rd class during an event Thursda...

September 25th, 2021 updated: September 25th, 2021. |  


Crypto faces existential threat as crackdown gathers steam

Crypto faces existential threat as crackdown gathers steam

Cryptocurrency firms are fighting for lobbyists and fielding subpoenas in what could be an existential fight over how the multitrillion-dollar industr...

September 25th, 2021 |  


Classy Ainsworth, great for entertaining

Classy Ainsworth, great for entertaining

Multiple roof lines, classical columns and raised masonry detailing give strong curb appeal to the Ainsworth. This spacious contemporary plan boasts 2...

September 25th, 2021 |  


Black neighborhood home appraisal gap is real and persistent, Freddie Mac reports

Black neighborhood home appraisal gap is real and persistent, Freddie Mac reports

The racial gap in home appraisals is a real phenomenon, one that sabotages the wealth-building power of homeownership in Black and Latino neighborhood...

September 25th, 2021 |  


In-law suites a partial solution to housing crisis

In-law suites a partial solution to housing crisis

Wish you could generate extra income by owning a rental property? Looking for a close and affordable home for your aging parents? Need a place for you...

September 25th, 2021 |  


Land transfers, Sept. 16-22, 2021

Land transfers, Sept. 16-22, 2021

The trend of the real estate market in Allen County is shown by the following report, for the week running Sept. 16-22, 2021. Figures reflect the sell...

September 25th, 2021 |  


STATE NEWS


Ohio House Republicans debut new anti-vaccine mandate bill

Ohio House Republicans debut new anti-vaccine mandate bill

COLUMBUS — Public and private sector employees could seek exemptions from employer-mandated coronavirus vaccines in three general areas, includi...

September 28th, 2021 updated: September 28th, 2021. |  


Abortion rights protesters rally inside Ohio Statehouse

Abortion rights protesters rally inside Ohio Statehouse

COLUMBUS — More than 100 abortion rights protesters rallied inside the Ohio Statehouse Tuesday and briefly entered the Senate chamber.The protes...

September 28th, 2021 |  


CAIR, advocate groups sue GOP’s legislative maps in Ohio

CAIR, advocate groups sue GOP’s legislative maps in Ohio

COLUMBUS — The newly drawn legislative district maps in Ohio were contested for the third time Monday, when state and national civic groups file...

September 27th, 2021 |  


Rising costs of food affecting groceries, restaurants

Rising costs of food affecting groceries, restaurants

DAYTON — If you’re planning a tailgate party this fall, expect to see a climb in your grocery bill. Food prices for things like meat, eggs...

September 25th, 2021 |  


Ohio lawmakers introduce flurry of COVID-19 bills

Ohio lawmakers introduce flurry of COVID-19 bills

COLUMBUS — The debate over COVID-19 vaccination and masking requirements produced a flurry of bills from Republicans in the Ohio General Assembl...

September 25th, 2021 |  


OSU president announces additional $20 million over 10 years to fund safety measures

OSU president announces additional $20 million over 10 years to fund safety measures

COLUMBUS — From behind the podium at an on-campus news conference Friday afternoon, Ohio State President Kristina M. Johnson spoke firmly about ...

September 25th, 2021 |