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Emergency Services Building Plans Viewed

Williams County Com­mis­sion­ers reviewed plans at their meet­ing yes­ter­day, for a pro­posed $171,000 upgrade to the county’s Emer­gency Med­ical Ser­vices build­ing on Ohio 15. The Bryan Times reports that the project as planned, will upgrade the foyer, close off the open garage on the west end of the build­ing, and relo­cate the garage to the …

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OSU Extension In Jeopardy

The levy sup­port­ing the Pauld­ing County OSU Exten­sion Office failed in the Nov. 4 elec­tion. How­ever, the ag and nat­ural resources posi­tion will remain, although for how long it’s not cer­tain, as the fund­ing source for that posi­tion is not per­ma­nent. Sarah Nog­gle is the agri­cul­ture and nat­ural resources edu­ca­tor for the office. Her posi­tion …

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Wind KO’s Power

It’s windy out there, and those winds are wreak­ing havoc with elec­tric­ity in the area. Accord­ing to Toledo Edi­son, more than 1,500 cus­tomers lost power in the six-county area. The power com­pany is report­ing this morn­ing that it was the high winds, which caused limbs to fall on lines, that brought about most of the …

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State Police Will Be On The Roads This Holiday Weekend

In antic­i­pa­tion of increased traf­fic dur­ing the Thanks­giv­ing hol­i­day, the Ohio State High­way Patrol is remind­ing dri­vers to buckle up every trip, every time. Last year dur­ing the Thanks­giv­ing hol­i­day week­end, 17 peo­ple were killed in 15 fatal crashes on Ohio’s road­ways. Seven of the 17 fatal­i­ties, 41 per­cent, were the result of an impaired …

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Bryan PD Make Drugs, OVI Arrests Over The Weekend

A drug bust in Bryan on Fri­day night. Bryan Police nabbed 18 year old Ali­cia Luke of Edger­ton, charg­ing her with Pos­ses­sion of Mar­i­juana and Pos­ses­sion of Drug Para­pher­nala. Luke was processed and then released. She’ll be back in court at a future time to face those charges. Also on Fri­day night, Bryan Police arrested …

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Fatal Crash In Defiance County

A crash Fri­day night that took the life of a Hicksville man remains under inves­ti­ga­tion today. The Ohio High­way Patrol says 41 year old James Cum­mings was pro­nounced dead fol­low­ing the two-vehicle crash in Hicksville Town­ship, Defi­ance County. It hap­pened around 9:20p.m. on Ohio 2, one half mile east of Casebeer-Miller road, near Hicksville. Police …

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