3 hrs ago
Officer charged with domestic violence
A Carroll Township police officer was arrested Sunday morning and charged with domestic violence after a woman called 9-1-1 and whispered that she needed help.
7 hrs ago
Lake Twp.-Joint pursuit of bike trail grants OKd
The Lake Township trustees Tuesday offered their support to a proposal to seek grants to help fund the construction costs for a stretch of the North Coast Inland Trail linking the Village of Millbury to the township.
12 hrs ago
Put-in-Bay wins island matchup
The Put-in-Bay High School Panthers co-ed basketball team defeated the Islanders from northern Michigan's Beaver Island in a one-of-a-kind island vs. island match-up today.
Sun Dec 08, 2013
Rupp's displays rare comic Saturday
Dozens of people stopped by Rupp's Comics 22nd anniversary celebration Saturday to see an original copy of the first modern comic book created.
GenoaBank to open in Sylvania Twp.
The little community bank with big ambitions took a giant step Friday toward becoming a bigger player in the local market with the announcement it will spend $2.4 million on a new branch at 5501 Monroe St. in Sylvania Township - its first effort to move into western Lucas County.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Three arrested for Oak Harbor burglary
Three men have been arrested and charged with three counts each of aggravated burglary in connection with a break-in at a village residence, according to Sgt.
Local seniors flock to Holiday Open House and Senior Resource Fair
More than 150 seniors from across the county attended the Holiday Open House and Senior Resource Fair at the Ottawa County Fairgrounds on Friday.
Santa plans arrival in Ottawa County
His estimated time of arrival is at 11 a.m. His visit will last until 1 p.m. All children and their families are encouraged to come welcome Santa.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Genoa has multiple projects in the works
Village improvement projects continue through the end of the year. Phase Two of Washington Street Reconstruction involves underground work to the post office and park department offices.
Heartbeat Pregnancy Center helps women with tough decisions
More than 30 years ago, a woman chose to end an unwanted pregnancy with abortion.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Seniors to receive recycled cellphones
Ottawa County Senior Resources is partnering with the Ottawa County Sheriff's Department, the Ottawa County United Way and the Area Office on Aging of Northwest Ohio to recycle used cellphones for distribution to Ottawa County seniors.
For the record: Cat shot in Portage Township
* 8:52 a.m. -- Protection order issue in the 14500 block of West Third Street, Rocky Ridge.
Ottawa County-Water rates will increase
The first increase in four years in rates charged by the Ottawa County regional water distribution system will go into effect Dec. 18. Gino Monaco, administrator of the county's sanitary engineering department, said several factors are behind the decision to increase rates.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
Paper products are at top of the list for Ruth Ann's House
Ruth Ann's House needs donations this holiday season -- as it does all through the year.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Shelter crowded with pets, needs people to adopt
When a small orange tiger cat sees Amanda Thoren coming at the Humane Society of Ottawa County shelter, he rushes to her to be petted.
Man killed in crash
The Ohio State Highway Patrol is investigating a fatal crash that occurred at 12:48 p.m. Friday in Danbury Township.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
Dems hosting annual Christmas party
A donation of $10 per person is requested. Snacks will be served and there will be a cash bar.
Local feasts bring people together
Thanksgiving is a time meant for friends and family, and for many people that means gathering for a community feast.
For the record: Police called to hospital
No bail was set. * A Toledo woman was charged with failure to appear for fines on an original charge of possession of drug instruments.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Joblessness trends higher locally
Unemployment rates across northwestern Ohio are trending higher than they were a year ago as the economy deals with what one economist on Tuesday called a "speed bump" now that the recovery in manufacturing has matured.