US coronavirus death toll approaches milestone of 500,000

US coronavirus death toll approaches milestone of 500,000

The U.S. stood Sunday at the brink of a once-unthinkable tally: 500,000 people lost to the coronavirus.A year into the pandemic, the running total of ...

February 21st, 2021 |  


Snubbed as Obama high court pick, Garland in line to be AG

Snubbed as Obama high court pick, Garland in line to be AG

WASHINGTON — The last time Merrick Garland was nominated by the White House for a job, Republicans wouldn’t even meet with him.Now, the on...

February 21st, 2021 |  


Lima Senior’s Burklund to join U.S. Army Reserve

Lima Senior’s Burklund to join U.S. Army Reserve

LIMA — Caden Burklund is No. 2 in his senior class at Lima Senior High School. He’s a varsity lacrosse and soccer player, member of the sc...

February 21st, 2021 |  



Today’s latest updates on the coronavirus pandemic

Today’s latest updates on the coronavirus pandemic

ONE ADDITIONAL DEATH REPORTEDThere was one new death attributed to COVID-19 reported in the 24-hour period ending at 2 p.m. Sunday, according to stati...

February 21st, 2021 updated: February 21st, 2021. |  


Michael Reagan: Limbaugh prevailed over his critics,

Michael Reagan: Limbaugh prevailed over his critics,

His fans knew it was coming, but they were still crushed to hear the news that Rush Limbaugh had died.His political enemies and the liberal mainstream...

February 21st, 2021 |  


Boys basketball: Shawnee holds off Lima Senior

Boys basketball: Shawnee holds off Lima Senior

LIMA — Saturday’s cross-city showdown between Lima Senior and Shawnee was built up to be just that – a showdown.The game definitely ...

February 20th, 2021 updated: February 22nd, 2021. |  


Girls basketball: Delphos Jefferson holds off Paulding

Girls basketball: Delphos Jefferson holds off Paulding

DELPHOS – Delphos Jefferson’s Lyv Lindeman may be a freshman but the Wildcat came up with a veteran performance in crunch time to help her...

February 20th, 2021 updated: February 22nd, 2021. |  


Pedal bar in Putnam County, outdoor areas in Wapakoneta and Lima hope to drive business

Pedal bar in Putnam County, outdoor areas in Wapakoneta and Lima hope to drive business

OTTAWA – In the not-too distant future, residents of Ottawa and Glandorf who peer out their living room windows may get a glimpse of a strange-l...

February 20th, 2021 |  


Christine Flowers: It’s Too Late to Turn Down the Temperature

Christine Flowers: It’s Too Late to Turn Down the Temperature

One of my favorite allegories is the one about the frog in the pot of water, who got used to the slowing rising temperature of a warming pot and ended...

February 20th, 2021 |  


Real Life Mama: Tenacity on display

Real Life Mama: Tenacity on display

Sometimes I worry about my sweet girl making in this sometimes-cruel world. Like, am I doing enough to teach her to handle all the things that life ma...

February 20th, 2021 |