Allen County inmate’s bid for freedom was short-lived

Allen County inmate’s bid for freedom was short-lived

LIMA — An inmate at the Allen County jail made a mad dash for freedom Thursday.It lasted for about two blocks.According to a report from the All...

July 1st, 2022 |  


New Salvation Army leaders ready to meet community

New Salvation Army leaders ready to meet community

LIMA — Members of the Lima community will have the opportunity to meet Captains Phillip and Charity Bender, new officers for the Salvation Army ...

July 1st, 2022 |  


Car shows and more

Car shows and more

Wednesdays, through Sept. 28: Happy Daz Cool Car Cruise-In, 5-8 p.m., Happy Daz, 802 S. Cable Road, Lima. Free. All vehicles welcome from Model A Ford...

July 1st, 2022 |  



Delphos fire destroys two-apartment residential structure

Delphos fire destroys two-apartment residential structure

DELPHOS — Careless smoking is believed to have been the cause of a fire that caused in excess of $100,000 in damages to a residential dwelling i...

July 1st, 2022 |  


St. Rose Class of 1944 gathers for reunion

St. Rose Class of 1944 gathers for reunion

LIMA — Two of the three remaining classmates from St. Rose’s Class of 1944 held their reunion Thursday night at Fat Jack’s in Lima.A...

July 1st, 2022 |  


Fire destroys downtown Lima building

Fire destroys downtown Lima building

LIMA — A Friday morning fire tore through a historic building in downtown Lima that had been under renovation.The Callahan Building, 113 E. Spri...

July 1st, 2022 updated: July 1st, 2022. |  


Electric Raindrops to perform at the Rex

Electric Raindrops to perform at the Rex

OTTAWA — Enjoy live entertainment from Electric Raindrops, a farmer’s market and food trucks from 5 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 11 at...

July 1st, 2022 updated: July 1st, 2022. |  


Ozone alert issued for Allen County for Thursday

Ozone alert issued for Allen County for Thursday

An ozone alert has been issued for Allen County for Friday, July 1 from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.During the alert period, residents are encouraged to take volu...

July 1st, 2022 |  


Multi-alarm fire in Lima Thursday razes apartment building

Multi-alarm fire in Lima Thursday razes apartment building

BATH TOWNSHIP — Bath Township Fire Department responded to a report of a fire at the Shoreline Apartments on the 2200 block of E. Elm St. in Lim...

July 1st, 2022 updated: July 1st, 2022. |  


Burglary suspect arrested while checking in with probation officer

Burglary suspect arrested while checking in with probation officer

VAN WERT — The Van Wert Police Department today apprehended a suspect wanted in a May 9th, 2022, burglary.Two victims were present at a home on ...

July 1st, 2022 updated: July 1st, 2022. |