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BREAKING NEWS
4:34 PM, Tuesday
Death at Crown is being investigated
New Bremen police are looking into the death of an employee at Crown Equipment Plant 4 on Monday.
The male employee had been struck by a lift truck.
"Upon our arrival, Crown medical personnel were treating the male," according to a news release from chief Michael Skinner. "The male was transported to the hospital by St. Marys EMS. Later that evening, we were notified the male succumbed to his injuries. As with any death, it is being investigated by the police department and still under investigation."
A news release from Crown identified the employee as Travis Temple.
See tomorrow's Daily Standard for more details.
By William Kincaid
CELINA - A motorcycle customizing and repair shop was deemed a total loss after a fire broke out and gutted the garage on Monday night, according to Coldwater Fire Chief Bret Forsthoefel.
No one was injured during the blaze at Tim Hagar's One Eye Customs, 5632 Fleetfoot Road, but the shop sustained damages estimated at $200,000, Forsthoefel told the newspaper this morning. He said the business is insured. Several motorcycles were lost in the fire. [More]
By Sydney Albert
CELINA - Several children from Mercer and Auglaize counties placed well in the Ohio State Fair, with one local boy breaking an auction record for his barrow.
Grant Adams, 11, Celina, worked hard for weeks to raise his pig, Deuces, so when he recei [More]
Obituaries on August 14th, 2018
Richard John Brandewie (1954-2018), 63, of Tampa, Florida, passed away July 14, [More]
Mr. James (Jim) Arthur Buschur, 72, of Waleska, GA passed away Friday morning, August 10th, at his home surrounded by family following an extended illness. [More]
Mary Kathryn Ellis, 80, Celina, died on Aug. 12, 2018, at Celina Manor.
Mass [More]
Cletus Lange, 82, St. Henry, died on Aug. 13 at his home.
Arrangements are pe [More]
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Celina council studies pact
St. Marys to buy land
Wolves of the World strives to clear up misconceptions about the wild animals
Club pitches bathroom project at St. Henry park
New Bremen curb and sidewalk work to start this week
Fort council OKs curb assessments on street work
Marion Local board learns Tri Star project is on time and under budget
Car strikes sheriff's vehicle in Celina
St. Henry school staff preps for first day of class
Bremenfest kicks off on Friday
Redskins beat Cavs
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By Tom Stankard
CELINA - Glassblowing is like working with lava, artist Alexa Adamczyk said.
She and Michelle Pennington, 33, of Mobile Glass Studios, gave glassblowing demonstrations during the Mercer County Fair all day on Sunday, forming molten glass into a variety of objects. The two of them have been on the road since July, hauling with them a furnace and annealing oven. [More]
Obituaries on August 13th, 2018
Dennis W. Ley, 52, Coldwater, died on Aug. 10, 2018, at his home.
Services are at 11 a.m. Tuesday at Hogenkamp Funeral Home, Coldwater. [More]
Leo Joseph Meyer, age 93, formerly of Fort Loramie, passed away of natural caus [More]
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New pot law muddies drug-free work policy
Christian music concert at fair draws large crowd
Horse runs into path of SUV on Mud Pike
Hunchie sets track record at fair
Roth wins Burkett 5K
Rain briefly interrupts fair show
By Colin Foster
CELINA - "I'll definitely be bragging about being the guy opening for Joe Diffie and Neal McCoy," Walker Hayes said to the crowd midway through his set at the Mercer County Fairgrounds.
Later, Hayes brought the crowd to its feet with his hit "You Broke Up With Me," and Diffie and McCoy kept the audience going throughout their entire sets. [More]
Obituaries on August 11th, 2018
Elise M. Kupper, age 65, of Celina, passed away Tuesday, August 7, 2018, at The [More]
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Dairy farmers take their case to Washington
Celina meeting reset
Coldwater council meeting canceled
Skins third at Celina invite
By Ed Gebert
CELINA - Christian music supergroup Newsboys will bring two lineups to the Mercer County Fair at 7 p.m. Saturday.
Newsboys' groundbreaking tour, "Newsboys United," features sets from original band members, including Peter Furler, the lead singer from the late 1980s to 2009, and from current band members, including lead singer Michael Tait, who formerly sang with dc Talk. The concert gives fans a taste of both the group's old-school and new-school sounds. [More]
Obituaries on August 10th, 2018
Margaret M. Hobler, 93, St. Marys, OH died 7:22 p.m. Tuesday August 7, 2018 in the emergency department of JTDM Hospital in St. Marys. [More]
Bessie L. "Bess" Miller, age 82, of Celina, Ohio, passed away at 7:30 am, August 9, 2018, at Briarwood Village in Coldwater, Ohio. [More]
La Vern Leslie Salzmann, age 78 of Celina, Ohio passed away on Wednesday, Aug. 8, 2018 at the Otterbein Retirement Community in St. Marys. [More]
Bernard J. "Benny" Schulze, age 67, of St. Marys OH passed away at 1:30 pm on Wednesday, August 8, 2018 at the Celina Manor Nursing Home in Celina. [More]
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Federal funds OK'd to fight addiction
SWCD officials prepare for Erie basin designation
Officials OK land annexation
Redskins win Lady Tiger Tee
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