Today
83°
Chance Thunderstorms
49%
Tonight
65°
Slight Chance Thunderstorms
17%
Tomorrow
80°
Slight Chance Thunderstorms
24%
Tomorrow Night
59°
Partly Cloudy
5%
Tuesday
79°
Partly Sunny
3%
Tuesday Night
61°
Mostly Clear
Wednesday
85°
Partly Sunny
10%
Wednesday Night
70°
Mostly Cloudy
20%
Thursday
84°
Thunderstorms Likely
65%
Thursday Night
64°
Chance Thunderstorms
35%
Friday
81°
Mostly Cloudy
9%
Friday Night
61°
Mostly Clear
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Saturday, June 23rd, 2012
Photo by Mark Pummell/The Daily Standard

Dry conditions have sparked numerous field fires in Mercer County this past week. This wheat field southeast of the intersection of Fleetfoot and state Route 119 caught fire earlier this week.

Related online story:
Ongoing hot, dry weather is giving farmers and firefighters a rough time.
More than a dozen mostly wheat field and ditch fires have been reported in Mercer County this week, the 911 log shows. None have been reported so far in Auglaize County. [More]
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