Jobless claims continue to surge

Jobless claims continue to surge

LIMA — The number of new jobless claims reported in Ohio in the last two weeks has already surpassed the total received in all of 2019, a harrow...

April 2nd, 2020 |  


Opinion: Ohio-Made Energy Is Essential to Modern Life

Opinion: Ohio-Made Energy Is Essential to Modern Life

From the hand sanitizer in our bags to the life-changing medicine in our cabinets, and from advanced medical equipment to the Band-Aids in our first-a...

March 31st, 2020 |  


Unemployment rates dropped in February

Unemployment rates dropped in February

LIMA — The region’s unemployment picture looked rosy in February, with decreased unemployment rates, larger labor forces and more people e...

March 31st, 2020 |  



Airstream helps curb COVID-19

Airstream helps curb COVID-19

JACKSON CENTER — Airstream Inc., maker of the iconic “silver bullet” fleet of Airstream travel trailers has taken steps to use the c...

March 31st, 2020 |  


Lima Chamber names finalists for 18th annual gala

Lima Chamber names finalists for 18th annual gala

LIMA — The Lima/Allen County Chamber of Commerce on Monday announced the finalists for its 18th annual awards banquet, which has been postponed ...

March 30th, 2020 |  


GM to Trump: We’re moving as fast as we can

GM to Trump: We’re moving as fast as we can

DETROIT — Twelve days ago, General Motors put hundreds of workers on an urgent project to build breathing machines as hospitals and governors pl...

March 30th, 2020 |  


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 |