36-year sentence for convicted Lima rapist, drug dealer

36-year sentence for convicted Lima rapist, drug dealer

LIMA — A Lima man convicted in March by an Allen County jury of raping two women and dealing cocaine was sentenced Monday to 36 years in prison....

April 19th, 2021 updated: April 19th, 2021. |  


Lima police chief seeks outside investigators in Taco Bell incident

Lima police chief seeks outside investigators in Taco Bell incident

LIMA — Lima Police Chief Kevin Martin has reached out to the Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office to conduct a probe into an incident at a l...

April 19th, 2021 updated: April 19th, 2021. |  


Lima council approves designated outdoor refreshment area

Lima council approves designated outdoor refreshment area

LIMA — You’ll soon be able to legally carry an alcoholic beverage outside in downtown Lima.On Monday night, Lima council unanimously appro...

April 19th, 2021 updated: April 19th, 2021. |  



Murder case against ex-cop in Floyd’s death goes to the jury

Murder case against ex-cop in Floyd’s death goes to the jury

MINNEAPOLIS — The murder case against former Officer Derek Chauvin in the death of George Floyd went to the jury Monday in a city on edge agains...

April 19th, 2021 |  


Jefferson Awards: Passion for children motivates Mullen

Jefferson Awards: Passion for children motivates Mullen

LIMA — Mike Mullen’s life has often been about the kids.He recalled growing up in a large family, with nine younger brothers and sisters. ...

April 19th, 2021 |  


Today’s latest updates on the coronavirus pandemic

Today’s latest updates on the coronavirus pandemic

• Allen County Public Health will hold vaccination clinics Thursday morning and Sunday afternoon this week at the former Knights of Columbus Hal...

April 19th, 2021 |  


Manchester, Cross talk TechCred at Apollo Career Center

Manchester, Cross talk TechCred at Apollo Career Center

SHAWNEE TOWNSHIP — Ohio’s incumbent workforce training program is now working with educational institutions such as the Apollo Career Cent...

April 19th, 2021 |  


Jerry Zezima: Put on a happy face

Jerry Zezima: Put on a happy face

The problem with wearing a mask — aside from the lamentable fact that you can’t breathe, talk or make funny faces — is no one can se...

April 19th, 2021 |  


Dayton Mayor Nan Whaley says she’s running for Ohio governor

Dayton Mayor Nan Whaley says she’s running for Ohio governor

DAYTON — Dayton Mayor Nan Whaley, pulled into the national spotlight by a 2019 mass shooting, said Monday she wants to unseat Ohio’s Repub...

April 19th, 2021 |  


Lima FOP: Tasing was justified in Taco Bell incident

Lima FOP: Tasing was justified in Taco Bell incident

LIMA — The president of Lima’s Fraternal Order of Police says an officer followed procedures when he used a Taser on a young man at the Al...

April 19th, 2021 updated: April 19th, 2021. |