Human trafficking sting in Ohio results in 93 arrests

Human trafficking sting in Ohio results in 93 arrests

COLUMBUS — A two-day human trafficking sting staged at hotels across central Ohio resulted in nearly 100 arrests, the state attorney generalR...

April 16th, 2021 |  


Funeral arrangements announced for Van Wert Co. shooting victim

Funeral arrangements announced for Van Wert Co. shooting victim

LIMA — Funeral arrangements have been announced for an Apollo Career Center student who died as a result of a shooting incident in Van Wert Coun...

April 16th, 2021 updated: April 16th, 2021. |  


Judge ‘embarrassed’ during Steinke hearing

Judge ‘embarrassed’ during Steinke hearing

LIMA — An evidentiary hearing scheduled in the case of Frank Steinke, charged with aggravated vehicular homicide in a 2020 traffic death that cl...

April 16th, 2021 updated: April 16th, 2021. |  



Hardesty: ‘I am a resident of Lima’

Hardesty: ‘I am a resident of Lima’

LIMA — Elizabeth Hardesty is spending the final weeks of her campaign assuring supporters that her candidacy stands, as the Lima Senior graduate...

April 16th, 2021 updated: April 16th, 2021. |  


Hearing focuses on trial testimony of alleged killer’s wife

Hearing focuses on trial testimony of alleged killer’s wife

LIMA — The marital status of the wife of Melvin Boothe IV was a hotly-debated topic during a pre-trial hearing held Thursday in the Lima manR...

April 16th, 2021 updated: April 16th, 2021. |  


Jefferson Awards: DeWitt provides aid wherever he can

Jefferson Awards: DeWitt provides aid wherever he can

BATH TOWNSHIP — The 5-year-old boy had a lot of questions about the woman walking her children back and forth to the bus stop.“One day, he...

April 16th, 2021 updated: April 16th, 2021. |  


Japanese custom marked in Lima on Saturday

Japanese custom marked in Lima on Saturday

LIMA — They may just appear to be trees along the Ottawa River, but a Saturday event gives people a chance to ponder deeper truths about life th...

April 16th, 2021 updated: April 16th, 2021. |  


‘Human Happiness Movement’ delivers hygiene products to students in need

‘Human Happiness Movement’ delivers hygiene products to students in need

ELIDA — The Human Happiness Movement seeks to solve an oft-unnoticed problem: children whose families cannot afford a regular supply of personal...

April 16th, 2021 updated: April 16th, 2021. |  


Defense rests without Chauvin testimony at murder trial

Defense rests without Chauvin testimony at murder trial

MINNEAPOLIS — Former Officer Derek Chauvin chose not to take the stand as testimony at his murder trial ended Thursday, passing up the chance to...

April 16th, 2021 updated: April 16th, 2021. |  


Proposed income tax hike in Cridersville termed crucial to police protection

Proposed income tax hike in Cridersville termed crucial to police protection

CRIDERSVILLE — Residents of Cridersville will go to the polls May 4 to decide the fate of a 50% hike in the village’s income tax.The incre...

April 16th, 2021 updated: April 16th, 2021. |