Today’s Lima News Daily Briefing

Today’s Lima News Daily Briefing

Here are today’s top stories from The Lima News for Wednesday, Nov. 25.Businesses destroyed by a downtown fire in Columbus Grove as still awaiti...

November 25th, 2020 |  


Homeless man sentenced for arson

Homeless man sentenced for arson

LIMA — A Lima man who pleaded guilty earlier this year to staring a May 25 fire that destroyed a Lima business was sentenced Monday to 18 months...

November 24th, 2020 |  


2021 county budget comes with good and bad

As 2021 approaches, Allen County’s budget for the new year comes with both good and bad news.The good news?Allen County commissioners expect tha...

November 24th, 2020 |  



Picking up the pieces in Grove

Picking up the pieces in Grove

COLUMBUS GROVE — Friday night’s fire in downtown Columbus Grove is reminiscent of the June 29, 2012, derecho that struck the village, tear...

November 24th, 2020 |  


Shop for Good boutique moves into Meeting Place on Market

LIMA — Shop for Good, a specialty gift shop selling products made by local artists, international fair-trade artisans and products supporting en...

November 24th, 2020 |  


Left for dead twice, RadioShack gets another shot

SILVER SPRING, Md. — RadioShack, a fixture at the mall for decades, has been pulled from brink of death, again.It’s the most prized name i...

November 24th, 2020 |  


Ohio jobless rate falls to 5.4% in October

LIMA — Allen County’s jobless rate fell to 5.4% in October as Ohio’s economic recovery has now surpassed the U.S. rebound, prelimina...

November 24th, 2020 |  


Pandemic update: Demand for inpatient beds keeps growing at St. Rita’s

Pandemic update: Demand for inpatient beds keeps growing at St. Rita’s

• There were 10 new deaths in Van Wert County; one death in Auglaize County and one death in Hardin County reported on Tuesday.Some of the death...

November 24th, 2020 |  


John Grindrod: Thanksgiving, surely different but the feeling is the same

John Grindrod: Thanksgiving, surely different but the feeling is the same

On the eve of yet another holiday that in many places will look markedly different in this, the most challenging year many have ever faced, I took a l...

November 24th, 2020 |  


No more jury trials in Allen County this year

No more jury trials in Allen County this year

LIMA – All jury trials in Allen County Common Pleas Court will be postponed until next year as a result of a health emergency declared by Judge ...

November 24th, 2020 updated: November 24th, 2020. |