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Thursday, February 26th, 2015
Police K-9 units from area departments can sniff out trouble
By Kathy Thompson
CELINA - It's all about the nose for area K-9 officers.
"With all the drugs out there right now, all the dogs are used frequently to find drugs in vehicles, homes, businesses. You just can't hide it from them. The minute they start sniffing the air around them, you can usually bet you've got a hit," said Celina Police Sgt. Dan Harting, who partners with Ted. [More]
Division II State Diving Championships
By Gary R. Rasberry
Compiled by Gary R. Rasberry
Caleb Keck worked his way up a spot on the podium and Chandler Kimmel reached the podium.
Mercer County had two divers earn top eight All-Ohio honors at Wednesday's Division II boys state diving championships at C.T. Branin Natatorium in Canton. [More]
Obituaries on February 26th, 2015
James R. Ahrns, 80, Minster, died at 2 a.m. Feb. 25, 2015, at Joint Township District Memorial Hospital, St. Marys. [More]
Dr. Richard "Dick" Lawrence Dobbins, 81, St. Marys, passed away on Feb. 24, 2015, at Mercer County Community Hospital, Coldwater. [More]
Naomi A. Rison, 86, formerly of St. Marys, died at 4:35 p.m. Feb. 24, 2015, at Joint Township District Memorial Hospital, St. Marys. [More]
Ralph P. Nieberding, 82, Fort Recovery, died on Feb. 26, 2015, at Celina Manor, Celina. [More]
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