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22 hrs ago | The Daily Herald
There were a total of 492 cases for the month as follows: 389 traffic cases, 64 criminal cases and 39 civil cases. Fines and costs in the amount of $70,526.58 were distributed to government agencies by the Municipal Court as follows: $22,104.80 to the State of Ohio, $40,952.68 to the City of Van Wert, $6,746.60 to the County of Van Wert, $127 to the Van Wert Sheriff's Department, $14 to Crime Stoppers, $45 to the Village of Ohio City, $45 to the Village of Convoy and $491.50 to Capital Recovery.
23 hrs ago | The Times Bulletin
BY JIM LANGHAM DHI Media Correspondent email@example.com VAN WERT - Local resident Richard Buckland enjoys meeting people and he loves impacting young people's lives. That combination works perfectly for him in his profession of managing the Van Wert Cinema.
It's that time of year again! Van Wert Civic Theatre's season ticket sale is in full swing. This is our 58th season! It starts with Rumors.
According to The Bureau of Labor and Statistics, there are nearly four million unfilled jobs in the U.S. due to the number of unqualified candidates in the workforce who have not attended college or received any form of training beyond high school. Furthermore, millions of adults don't have high school diplomas and lack the skills and knowledge required to succeed in today's job market.
Keeping our readers informed about local community issues has been a tradition in Delphos for over 138 years. The first issue of The Delphos Herald rolled off the press in 1869 as a weekly newspaper.
The ribbon was cut opening The Bachwell Center for Music and Dance at 116 N. Washington St. in Van Wert. The Bachwell is designed to be a studio for the performing arts, offering dance instruction as well as piano, guitar, and voice lessons and eventually a recording studio.
The prospect of another new wind farm going up in Van Wert County is not dead, but it is essentially on hold for the time being. The Long Prairie Wind Farm project is now owned by the firm Apex Clean Energy.
Despite the rainy weather Wednesday afternoon, the Buick Driving Enthusiasts Club rolled into Delphos to tour the Postal Museum, Canal Commission Museum, Black Swamp Trading Post and have lunch. Above: Club members present an award to the Postal Museum for its assistance with promoting the group and organizing the event.
Director Rick McCoy said a storm cell moving through the eastern portion of the county at 5:10 p.m. may have produced a tornado. McCoy reported minimal damage over a 1.5 mile stretch.
Former Van Wert County Dog Warden Rich Stunkenburg stands for his arraignment Wednesday on four felony charges of prohibition concerning companion animals on Wednesday. Strunkenburg was fired earlier this year when an investigation uncovered poor conditions at the animal shelter in Van Wert BY ED GEBERT Times Bulletin Editor firstname.lastname@example.org VAN WERT -- The man who for ten years served as Van Wert County Dog Warden found himself in Van Wert County Court of Common Pleas facing four felony counts.
A tornado watch is in effect until 9 p.m. for the following locations Ohio counties - Allen, Auglaize, Butler, Champaign, Crawford, Darke, Defiance, Erie, Fulton, Hancock, Hardin, Henry, Huron, Logan, Lucas, Marion, Mercer, Miami, Montgomery, Ottawa, Paulding, Preble, Putnam, Sandusky, Seneca, Shelby, Union, Van Wert, Williams, Wood and Wyandot. Today's Norwalk-area forecast calls for showers and thunderstorms.
A Flash Flood Watch has been issued by the National Weather Service in northern Indiana for portions of northwest Ohio, including the following Ohio counties: Defiance, Fulton, Henry, Paulding, Putnam, Williams, Van Wert and Allen.
Van Wert City employees post warnings about the condition of a N. Market St. home. Mayor Don Farmer reported that he took action on three vacant properties in the city on Monday.
Updated: Sun Sep 14, 2014 11:26 pm
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