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Friday, December 27th, 2013
Service fees rising up to 150 percent
By Shelley Grieshop
CELINA - Rising costs and an aging fleet has prompted the need for a hefty increase in ambulance rates for 2014.
Charges for squad runs by the Mercer County Emergency Medical Service will increase in January up to 150 percent, based on the type of service required. Rates have been unchanged since January 2009, officials said. [More]
Obituaries on December 27th, 2013
Dennis A. Bertke, 84, Maria Stein, died Dec. 26, 2013, at Briarwood Village, Coldwater. [More]
Nanette "Nan" Bowling, 79, Celina, died Dec. 25, 2013, at Joint Township District Memorial Hospital, St. Marys, following a brief illness. [More]
Jean Liesner, 63, Chickasaw, died at 10 a.m. Dec. 26, 2013, at her home.
She [More]
Rysen Patrick Nigel McKee, infant son of Matthew T.L. McKee, Delphos, and Kathe [More]
Darrell L. Ralston, 91, Celina, died at 2:30 a.m. Dec. 24, 2013, at The Laurels of Shane Hill, Rockford. [More]
Marjorie Lucille Smith, 92, formerly of St. Marys, died Dec. 26, 2013, at St. Marys Living Center. [More]
Timothy A. Vagedes, 54, of Chicago, Ill., formerly of Houston, passed away suddenly of natural causes on Dec. 25, 2013, at Kettering Medical Center, Kettering. [More]
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