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Wednesday, January 30th, 2013
St. Marys
By Amy Kronenberger
ST. MARYS - Safety service director Eric Ostling was fired from his position Tuesday after only three months on the job.
Mayor Pat McGowan would not give a reason for Ostling's dismissal, only saying he wanted to go in another direction. Police chief Greg Foxhoven will serve as interim director until a new person can be hired. [More]
Classmates' support of their friend continues
By Margie Wuebker
MINSTER - Two colorful blankets bear pictures of a friend who is gone but not forgotten. Memories of her also have been set to music - pop music no less - on a new CD.
Sixth-graders at Minster Elementary School wanted a way to comfort the family of 12-year-old Maureen "Mo" Meiring, who died Monday morning after a 19-month battle with brain cancer. [More]
Obituaries on January 30th, 2013
Agnes D. (Kramer) Knapke, 88, Versailles, passed away at 4:45 p.m. Jan. 28, 2013, at the Versailles Health Care Center. [More]
Ty Boeckman, 43, Coldwater, died Jan. 29, 2013, at Mercer County Community Hospital, Coldwater. [More]
Alma E. Kuest, 97, New Bremen, died at 7:10 a.m. Jan. 27, 2013, at Otterbein Retirement Living Community, St. Marys. [More]
Local pictures on January 30th, 2013
Subscriber only stories on January 30th, 2013
Burkettsville scores $1.2 million town facelift
State permits sought for farm with 610,000 chickens
Ordinance passed for new downtown policy
New barber serves St. Henry
Ugly victory for Fort Recovery
Flyers suffer double-overtime defeat
Local standouts will play in All-Star game