Ottawa County-Water plant superintendent retires, rehired
The regional water system superintendent in Ottawa County is the latest official to join the list of double-dippers in the county.
Sun Jul 27, 2014
Group restoring plane that flew Lake Erie islands
A northern Ohio group restoring a Ford Tri-Motor plane to flying condition hopes it will someday help future generations appreciate the aircraft's role in developing the Lake Erie Islands region and commercial aviation.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
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Man gets max in baby assault case A man convicted of hurting a baby maintains innocence but gets three years in prison.
Classic Car Show in Downtown PC
The Port Clinton Area Chamber of Commerce will host its 21st annual Classic Car Show from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Aug. 2 in downtown historic Port Clinton.
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Rev. Deron Fourman preached in the Sunday morning service. He is the pastor of the Bible Methodist Church in Port Clinton, Ohio.
PIB police chief defends officers
With a party that attracts thousands of tourists on the horizon this weekend, South and Middle Bass islands' residents and business owners brought a bevy of concerns about the Put-in-Bay police department to the village's first public safety forum in two years.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Keeping the Faith
There's a bright purple sign taped to a white door inside the new Seed Faith Missions Food Pantry in Gypsum that Marie Berry reads each day when she walks into the building "And without faith it is impossible to please God, because anyone who comes to him must be that he exists and that he rewards those who earnestly seek him."
For the record: Rape reported
CHARGED * A 46-year-old Port Clinton man was charged with contempt. PROWLER * 1:59 a.m., a caller reported people were throwing things at her house, 1200 block of South Grandview Drive, Salem Township.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Thursday's Art Walk to be downtown
The free family-friendly downtown art celebration features artists, live music and galleries, restaurants and other businesses taking part on the fourth Thursday of each month.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Hidden Beach Bar offers good food, views
Your summer's not complete until you've experienced the Hidden Beach Bar, a new eatery next to Shrock's Marina.
For the record: Man charged with pointing gun at people
Sunday CHARGED * 6:48 p.m., a 30-year-old Port Clinton man was charged with menacing after witnesses said he pointed a gun at people, 2000 block of East State Road, Portage Township.
Sun Jul 20, 2014
Fair wraps up in Ottawa County
Fair visitors got a final day filled with sun and mild temperatures Sunday as the Ottawa County Fair wrapped up its 50th year with its traditional assortment of rides, fair food and animals on display throughout the fairgrounds.
2 people, 2 dogs rescued in Lake Erie
The Coast Guard rescued two people and two dogs from a sinking vessel on the northeast side of Middle Bass Island in Lake Erie today.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
Don't let CORD run Port Clinton
In Bob Walls' June 21 letter to the editor, he stated: "if you love Port Clinton, then you will love CORD."
Thu Jul 17, 2014
For the record: Rape reported in Port Clinton
Tuesday VANDALISM * 9:34 p.m., a caller reported someone slashed tires on a vehicle, 20000 West Edgefield Road, Clay Township.
Whiskey bottle attacker: 'I ruined my life again'
Six years ago, Jeremiah Johnson sobbed as a judge ordered him to spend five years in prison for pistol-whipping another man.
Peach Weekender: Scene 7-17
The Blarney: 601 Monroe St.; 418-2339; Dave Carpenter: today; Sugar Pax: Fri.; Own It: Sat.; Event Center: Heart for Haiti Benefit with 6 musicians/a bands: Sat., 6-midnight.
Bill of Fare: Ciao Bella
It's tucked away in Vacationland, and it's not lakefront. But guests coming to Ciao Bella are most likely here for the food.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
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A former Port Clinton schools superintendent is upset because he says he was handcuffed by police in Put-in-Bay after he ran a stop sign.
Taking a closer look at flying high
While most kids would opt to spend summer mornings in bed, some area children wake up early with their eyes on the skies.