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Donald W. Gilcher Sr., 87

Donald W. Gilcher Sr., 87, of Montpelier passed away at home Thursday evening surrounded by his loved ones. He was born on March 7, 1931 in Bryan to Waldo J. and Elva E. (Manley) Gilcher. On August 25, 1950 he married Joann J. Sidle and she preceded him in death. …

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Louise E. Clark, 73

Louise E. Clark, born January 30, 1945 in Wauseon, Ohio, passed away Thursday, August 16, 2018 in Henry County Hospital, Napoleon, Ohio surrounded by many loving, caring caregivers from the Filling Home where Louise had resided for several years. She was the daughter of Alonzo R. “Bob” Clark and Georgia …

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Suspected Killer Caught

Alexander Dombrowski is arrested in connection to the death of his father and a next door neighbor after a five-hour manhunt just north of Williams County. Deputies were dispatched to a Grange Road address, north of Columbia. They missed him. That report, sent area law enforcement into major search mode. …

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Car Break In Leads To Crash

A car thief in Steuben County ends up with injuries. Officials say Jaden Lohr-Javins took the SUV from a Golden Lake Road address. During the initial investigation, officers spot the vehicle with the suspect behind the wheel. As officers were catching up to the suspected thief, he loses control of …

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Four In Toledo Hospital After Crash

Four people are hurt following a two-car crash east of Lyons. Delores Davies of Toledo, and Kevin Ivey of Akron, were flown to Mercy St. Vincent’s in Toledo. Davies’ two passengers, were also taken to the hospital. No word on their conditions at this hour. The crash on Highway 120 …

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Payne Brought In For Robbery

A Napoleon man faces robbery charges. Investigators say Adam Payne’s license plate number was identified as the suspect vehicle the crime scene, a Scott St Speedway. Payne was pulled over by officers later on Devonshire Drive. He also had separate arrest warrants for other area crimes. He faces a list …

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Rural Defiance Fire Under Investigation

Fire investigators continue going over the scene of a blaze in rural Defiance. The fire, along Ohio 18 required mutual aid from several area departments to extinguish. No word on injuries at this hour.

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Paul M. Hall, 84

Paul M. Hall, age 84, of Bryan, Ohio, died at 9:01 A.M. on Tuesday, August 15, 2018, at his home. Mr. Hall worked as a plater at Fulton Tubing and had managed a restaurant and night club in Mobile, Alabama for twelve years before moving to the Bryan area. He …

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John F. Strup, 85

John F. Strup, age 85, of Edgerton, Ohio, died at 4:30 P.M. on Monday, August 14, 2018, at Park View Nursing Center in Edgerton after an extended illness. A veteran of the United States Army, he served in the Korean Conflict from 1953-1954. He was employed as a machinist by …

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LeAnn Siebenaler, 78

LeAnn Siebenaler, 78 years, of Edgerton, passed away Wednesday, August 15, 2018 at Park View Nursing Center, Edgerton. LeAnn was born August 24, 1939 in Bryan, Ohio, the daughter of the late J.T. and Lucille “Tootise” (Weber) Brown. She was a 1957 graduate of Bryan High School. She married Clair …

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