Region farms seek ODA permit renewal

Region farms seek ODA permit renewal

FORT RECOVERY — A Mercer County swine and turkey facility has asked the Ohio Department of Agriculture to renew its operating permit. An Auglaiz...

March 30th, 2020 |  


Online grocery shopping offers convenience

Online grocery shopping offers convenience

LIMA — People who are stuck at home, avoiding public places or are just curious about grocery delivery and pickup are turning to this online ser...

March 28th, 2020 |  


Land transfers, March 19-25

Land transfers, March 19-25

The trend of the real estate market in Allen County is shown by the following report, for the week running March 19 through March 25. Figures reflect ...

March 28th, 2020 |  



Cheryl Parson: Flatten the curve of virus scams

Cheryl Parson: Flatten the curve of virus scams

On Feb. 16, my column was about how the World Health Organization had just named the new coronavirus COVID-19. At that point, the virus had been known...

March 28th, 2020 |  


Legal-Ease: Document signatures and social distancing

Legal-Ease: Document signatures and social distancing

The current virus crisis has reminded all of us of the limits of our physical lives. During times like these, we are often motivated to ensure that ou...

March 28th, 2020 |  


Home loan rates

Home loan rates

Rates for 30-year and 15-year, fixed-rate mortgages with zero points as of noon, Friday, March 20, 2020:30 YR / 15 YR RATE %State Bank3.125/2.75%Super...

March 28th, 2020 |  


Salons, stylists and haircuts on hold

Salons, stylists and haircuts on hold

LIMA — When the state’s order came down the line to close hair salons, Guys & Dolls Hair Co. owner Rebecca Yarnell started making call...

March 27th, 2020 |  


Trump to GM: produce ventilators

Trump to GM: produce ventilators

DETROIT (AP) — President Donald Trump issued an order Friday that seeks to force General Motors to produce ventilators for coronavirus patients ...

March 27th, 2020 |  


Augusta Sportswear announces layoffs affecting 200 workers

Augusta Sportswear announces layoffs affecting 200 workers

SIDNEY — Augusta Sportswear announced it has temporarily shut down its plant in Sidney, a move that will affect all of the plant’s approxi...

March 27th, 2020 |  


Ford, Honda seek to restart factories

Ford, Honda seek to restart factories

DETROIT — Ford, Fiat Chrysler, Honda and Toyota took steps Thursday to restart North American factories that have been closed to protect workers...

March 27th, 2020 updated: March 27th, 2020. |