Sprinkles and light rain will become more widespread overnight. Although air temperatures are expected to be above freezing, some surfaces may still remain below freezing through this evening due to the arctic airmass that had been in place across the region. Some light icing may occur on untreated surfaces this evening
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Tuesday, February 4th, 2014
St. Marys
By Amy Kronenberger
ST. MARYS - Officials are considering replacing a trio of flashing red strobe lights in the city after learning they violate the Ohio Revised Code.
St. Marys city engineer Craig Moeller on Monday told traffic committee members Robin Willoughby, Bob Fitzgerald and John Bubp that he looked into the matter after learning other cities are dealing with possible legal issues over the strobe lights placed within the red lights. [More]
By Kathy Thompson
Editor's note: Names of those participating in the experimental program have been changed.
Nearly two-thirds of the incoming inmates at the Mercer County Detention Facility test positive for drugs.
Frederick, 32, was one of them. He started doing drugs eight years ago; five years ago heroin took over his life. He was in jail last year when his youngest child was born. [More]
Obituaries on February 4th, 2014
Gary D. Clark, 71, Celina, passed away Feb. 3, 2014, at Joint Township District Memorial Hospital, St. Marys. [More]
Melba P. Lowery, 92, St. Marys, died at 2:05 p.m. Feb. 2, 2014, at Auglaize Acres. [More]
Evelyn R. Meyers, 94, died Feb. 2, 2014, at Wesley Glen Retirement Center.
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James H. Dalton Jr., 78, Celina, died at 3:34 a.m. Jan. 23, 2014, at Golden Living Center-Valley Nursing Home, St. Marys. [More]
Local pictures on February 4th, 2014
Subscriber only stories on February 4th, 2014
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