Get This: Lithuanian circus owner releases bear he took ‘hostage’

Get This: Lithuanian circus owner releases bear he took ‘hostage’

VILNIUS, Lithuania (AP) — Lithuanian police say a private circus owner has released a bear from a cage after a standoff with police trying to ta...

June 17th, 2019 |  


Two rescued from St. Marys River

Two rescued from St. Marys River

ST. MARYS — The rain-swollen St. Marys River was just too much for three people who needed rescued early Sunday morning.According to the St. Mar...

June 17th, 2019 updated: June 17th, 2019. |  


Jim Krumel: Watching baseball with grandpa

Jim Krumel: Watching baseball with grandpa

Kevin Huber, of Elida Road Tire Service, is a car guy.When a customer walks through the door, he may remember their vehicle before he does their name....

June 17th, 2019 updated: June 17th, 2019. |  



Costly campaign to recycle

Costly campaign to recycle

LIMA — More and more of you are recycling than ever before. That compliance is a double-edged sword though.While we’re keeping more and mo...

June 17th, 2019 updated: June 17th, 2019. |  


Youth profile: Wapakoneta’s Mckenzie ready to serve country

Youth profile: Wapakoneta’s Mckenzie ready to serve country

WAPAKONETA — Jesse Mckenzie, 17, an incoming senior at Wapakoneta High School, is looking forward to his final year.“I play tennis. I̵...

June 17th, 2019 updated: June 17th, 2019. |  


2020 race brings free college back to the national stage

2020 race brings free college back to the national stage

After receding from the national stage, the free college movement is resurfacing as a central rallying point for Democrats as they set their sights on...

June 17th, 2019 updated: June 17th, 2019. |  


Event notes Armstrong’s German heritage, musical acumen

Event notes Armstrong’s German heritage, musical acumen

NEW KNOXVILLE — Neil Armstrong, the first man to walk on the moon nearly 50 years ago, was a native of Wapakoneta. As we get closer to that mile...

June 16th, 2019 |  


Get This: Snake stows away in bag for trip to Hawaii from Florida

Get This: Snake stows away in bag for trip to Hawaii from Florida

HONOLULU (AP) — A snake stowed away in a man’s bag and remained undetected until it completed the trip from Florida to Hawaii, officials s...

June 16th, 2019 |  


Analyst: U.S. car sales face 30% drop by 2022

Analyst: U.S. car sales face 30% drop by 2022

DETROIT — The U.S. auto industry is heading toward a nearly 30% decrease in sales by 2022, a Bank of America Merrill Lynch analyst predicts.Soft...

June 15th, 2019 |  


Jim Krumel:

Jim Krumel:

Tidbits from around the state:When it comes to marketing, few do it better than minor league baseball teams.Within hours of last Monday’s 4-plus...

June 15th, 2019 |