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Departments seeking more space
By William Kincaid
CELINA - City officials this week discussed putting up new buildings in the near future to provide more space for two departments.
Police chief Tom Wale wants to replace the city's rundown vehicle impound on North Street with a new metal building he estimates could cost up to $400,000. [More]
By Colin Foster
ST. HENRY - Marion Local and St. Henry each watched from the stands as the other took care of business on the court Thursday.
The Flyers and Redskins will be on the court together next week in Van Wert. [More]
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Jordan, Garrett face off again
Women unite to advance careers
County OKs loan for ice cream shop
Cards, Tribe win to set up rematch
Bulldogs advance in girls soccer
Roughriders fall to Wildcats in OT
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By Tom Stankard
CHICKASAW - Council members on Wednesday agreed to stick with the planned 8-inch water pipe to run from the anticipated water tower and treatment plant to the village, despite a request for larger pipes to better supply fire hydrants.
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By Colin Foster
COLDWATER - Coldwater passed its first tournament test on Wednesday.
The Cavaliers will now prepare for what the coaching staff believes to be their toughest sectional test in quite a long time.
Third-seeded Coldwater delivered a convincing three-set victory over 13th-seeded Kansas Lakota, winning by scores of 25-7, 25-11 and 25-14 at the Palace. [More]
Obituaries on October 18th, 2018
Marie R. (Mills) Reier, age 85, passed away peacefully on Friday, August 10, 20 [More]
James H. Welker, 68, of Celina, OH died 7:13 a.m. Monday, October 15, 2018 at Mercy Health-St. Rita's Medical Center in Lima, OH. [More]
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Celina eyes major street resurfacing
Minster schools seek replacement tax levy
Heimkreiter takes post in Montezuma
Leininger elected to Mercer fair board
Board projects deficit spending
Auglaize board reports heavy interest in early voting
Mendon man pleads guilty to felony charges
Sheriff receives $35K state grant
Defensive gem keys win
Cavs had memorable XC season in 1998
St. Marys outlasts Elida in double OT
Will the streak continue or end?
Teams fighting for playoff spots in final 2 games
Two-Minute Drill
Goal Line
By Sydney Albert
CELINA - Two candidates seeking the 84th District Ohio House of Representatives seat spoke at the Celina Eagles Lodge on Tuesday morning, giving local business leaders a better idea of their visions for the area and Ohio.
Celina-Mercer County Chamber of Commerce members were invited to attend a Meet the Candidates session with Susan Manchester, R-Waynesfield, and Joseph Monbeck, D-Celina. Candidates began the session by introducing themselves before answering questions from the audience. [More]
By Ed Gebert
MINSTER - Councilors on Tuesday gave first reading of an ordinance to establish a policy for small cell technology in village rights-of-way.
Cellular phone service using 5G technology has been approved for providers with few regulations on the pl [More]
By Robb Hemmelgarn
MINSTER - It took a few kick starts to get things going last night, but once the Minster Wildcats finally started rolling, they were untouchable as they defeated the Delphos St. John's Blue Jays in the opening round of the Division IV tournament in Minster. [More]
Obituaries on October 17th, 2018
Helen C. Hoying, age 68, of Union City, died Tuesday October 16, 2018 at Union Crystal Manor, Union City, Ohio. [More]
James Welker, 68, Celina, died on Oct. 15, 2018, at Mercy Health-St. Rita's Med [More]
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Officials to testify against rule change
Court rejects Schwieterman's appeal
Rockford council OKs raises for village workers
Absentee ballots in demand
Minster board implements pay raises
High water level prevents repairs to drain valve at Eldora dam
Fort Recovery schools expect carryover to diminish in future
Quick work
Cougars beat Roughriders
Gilliland named top player
By Ed Gebert
MINSTER - Jackson Township and Minster voters are being asked to approve nearly identical tax levies for shared fire/EMS services.
Both levies are 3 mills and are for three years, but they are separate elections.
"The village and the township [More]
By Bruce Monnin
It is one week closer to the end of the high school football regular season and one more ticket to the postseason has been punched. Wapakoneta joined St. Marys as the second WBL team to secure a playoff spot thanks to its win over Defiance last week. Also, St. Marys became the first area team to be guaranteed to host a first-round playoff game. [More]
Obituaries on October 16th, 2018
Joseph E. Berger, age 80, New Weston, passed away Sunday afternoon, October 14, [More]
Patrick C. Jahnigen, age 66, of Bellefontaine, Ohio passed away at 6:04 A.M. Monday, October 8, 2018 at Riverside Methodist Hospital in Columbus, Ohio. [More]
Marilyn A. Winner age 77, of Fort Loramie, Ohio, died at 7:45 AM on Monday, October 15, 2018 at her home. [More]
Ray Litmer, age 59, a resident of Portland, passed away on Sunday, October 14, [More]
Joyce A. Livingston, age 78, of Coldwater, passed away Monday, October 15, at Briarwood Village, Coldwater. [More]
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Classified workers get pay raises
County to offer online options
Take steps to keep rodents out in the cold
St. Marys school staff member disciplined
Suspect wants statements suppressed
Engineering firm hired to do prep work to reroute 49
Committee recommends appropriations for water plant
Celina wins battle of Bulldogs in opener
Mielke way
Area players earn All-WBL selections
Luebke named 1st team All-WBL
Officials talk pork priorities
Always a Doll moment
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