K&M Tire acquires Oklahoma company

DELPHOS — K&M Tire has acquired Kelle Oil Co. Wholesale Tire Division of Braman, Oklahoma.The purchase was effective Friday and includes the...

July 14th, 2015 |  


Marathon Petroleum partnership to buy MarkWest for $14.69B

NEW YORK (AP) — A partnership run by Marathon Petroleum will spend $14.69 billion to buy MarkWest Energy Partners, a company that splits natural...

July 13th, 2015 |  


Gas prices higher in Lima region

Gas prices higher in Lima region

LIMA — Gas prices in the region jumped since last week’s average, according to prices reporter on GasBuddy.com. Ohio’s gas prices ma...

July 13th, 2015 updated: July 13th, 2015. |  



Pizza store founder imprisoned for tax crimes

DETROIT — A man who owned pizza restaurants in several states, including one in Lima, was sentenced to prison for income and employment tax frau...

July 13th, 2015 updated: July 13th, 2015. |  


Upcoming car shows

AUTO BRIEFSUpcomingcar shows• Every Wednesday through Sept. 30: Kool Car Cruise-In, 5 to 8 p.m., Happy Daz in Elida• July 17: Wapakoneta S...

July 12th, 2015 |  


Magazine recognizes Lima’s Shelley for work on Ecoboost engine

Magazine recognizes Lima’s Shelley for work on Ecoboost engine

LIMA — Much of the engine in the aluminum-bodied Ford F-150 is made of the same lightweight material, thanks in part to Katelyn Reno Shelley.She...

July 11th, 2015 |  


Applause for business achievements

Applause for business achievements

AWARDSMosher wins Health Care Worker of the YearTim Mosher, St. Rita’s nurse practitioner, has been selected as the Health Care Worker of the Ye...

July 11th, 2015 |  


Cheryl Parson: Cleaning a flooded basement a real chore

Cheryl Parson: Cleaning a flooded basement a real chore

This past month of June was our area’s wettest on record. The local TV station recorded nearly 14 inches for the month and, needless to say, the...

July 11th, 2015 |  


Land transfers

The trend of the real estate market in Allen County is shown by the following report, for the week running July 2 to July 8. Figures reflect the selli...

July 11th, 2015 |  


Home loan rates

Rates for 30-year and 15-year, fixed-rate mortgages with zero points as of noon, Friday, July 10, 2015:30 YR / 15 YR RATE %Citizens National Bank4.0 /...

July 11th, 2015 updated: July 11th, 2015. |