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Two people, including the CEO of a Bluffton firm, were killed when a plane crashed northeast of Findlay in Hancock County on Sunday, authorities said.
The Hancock County sheriff's office said the crash apparently occurred at about 1 a.m. EDT Sunday.
By MAX FILBY STAFF WRITER VAN BUREN - The Van Buren school board today will consider a proposal to officially place a $28.7 million school construction bond issue on the November ballot.
By JIM MAURER STAFF WRITER Farmers in the region aren't planting as much wheat as in years past, but those who did enjoyed "a good harvest" this month with strong yields and no plant disease, reports Ed Lentz, agriculture/natural resources educator for Ohio State University Extension.
Cody Callis, center, and his brother Kyle Callis, right, install a new circulation desk this week at the Findlay-Hancock County Public Library.
MARK METZGER is shown by the sign that marks his Hancock County farm as one of Ohio's Century Farms, meaning that his family has maintained operation of the farm for at least 100 years.
Three motorists were injured in a three-vehicle crash late Wednesday on Hancock County 220, north of Findlay.
By LOU WILIN STAFF WRITER McLane Co., which will open a $38 million grocery distribution center in northern Findlay in 2016, will avoid more than $750,000 in sales taxes by temporarily ceding ownership of the construction site to the Blanchard Valley Port Authority.
The weekly report about construction and maintenance work on state highways in the region, provided by the Ohio Department of Transportation: Allen County Interstate 75 reconstruction project: For the most recent information concerning the Interstate 75 reconstruction project through Lima and Allen County, visit www.odotlima75.org Hancock County ... (more)
AUTHORITIES SAY the 70 mph speed limit enacted for sections of I-75 was not to blame for the slight increase in accidents during the past year.
Q: There is a gray building at the railroad tracks on West Front Street, Findlay, with a barred door and windows.
A Fostoria man was killed and three other people were injured Saturday night in a fiery collision of two SUVs at the intersection of Hancock County 23 and Washington Township 218, just south of Fostoria.
Updated: Mon Jul 28, 2014 02:15 am
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