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Two Tabbed In Murder Case

Two accomplices indicted in the slayings of a couple at their used car lot in Cleveland are accused of helping the suspected shooter, who already was charged. Authorities accuse the newly indicted suspects of helping to rob the business in April as victims Trina Tomola and Michael Kuznik were closing …

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Teen Faces Adult Charges

A 15-year-old Ohio boy, accused of killing his father’s longtime girlfriend, will be tried as an adult. A juvenile court judge ordered the case transferred to Champaign County’s adult court. The boy was 14 when Heidi Taylor was killed in April. The teen told a 911 dispatcher an alternate personality …

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OH Body Cam Bill

A proposed bill in the Ohio House would prohibit the release of police body camera footage under certain conditions, including video shot inside a home. The legislation would also ban release of video if it’s considered a confidential record, was taken inside a business or recorded the victim of a …

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Fire In Edgerton

30 firefighters from four fire departments respond to Hillandale Farms in Edgerton for an grain elevator fire. The blaze is under investigation.

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Drug Bust In Defiance

An 11-month investigation leads to four arrests by officers in Defiance. Cocaine and methamphetamine were found in large quantities. Juan Montez, Valentino Urbina, Theodore Berner and Rodolfo Garay all face drug charges. In conjunction with the investigation, a search warrant was executed at an undisclosed Defiance home, where a half-pound …

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Charles L. “Charlie” Courtney, 97

Charles L. “Charlie” Courtney, 97, of Bryan, passed away at his home on Monday, November 20, 2017. He was born on June 23, 1920 in West Jefferson Township to Louis E. and Effie M. (Housman) Courtney. He attended a one room school house, West Jefferson School, for his elementary school …

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Maurice E. Degryse, 96

Maurice E. Degryse, age 96, of Bryan, Ohio, died on Monday, November 20, 2017 in his home after an extended illness. Mr. Degryse was a farmer and truck driver. He drove for the Bryan elevator, Central Transport and Hornish Brothers. Maurice was a lifetime member of the Eagles and had …

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Dorothy Karen Amaden, 79

Dorothy Karen Amaden, age 79, of Fort Wayne, Indiana, passed away early Saturday, November 18, 2017, in her home. Mrs. Ameden graduated from Alameda High School in Alameda, California, received her Bachelors degree from Tri-State University and her Masters degree from Saint Francis College in Fort Wayne, both in psychology. …

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Thelma Kathleen (Myers) Skiles, 92

Thelma Kathleen (Myers) Skiles, age 92, of Montpelier, Ohio, died at 2:50 A.M. on Thursday, November 16, 2017, at Hillside Country Living near Bryan, Ohio, where she was a resident. Mrs. Skiles was a 1943 graduate of Butler High School in Butler, Indiana. A devoted homemaker, she had also been …

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Joan P. Lindsey, 96

Joan P. Lindsey, age 96 of Alameda, California passed away November 15, 2017 in her home. She was born July 04, 1921 to the late Lawrence and Opal (Harrison) Sheffer. She married Ora Lindsey and he precedes her in death. Survivors include a daughter, Patricia J. Lindsey, of St. Petersburg, …

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