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Mary Lou Short, 82

Mary Lou Short, age 82, of Archbold, passed away on Wednesday, September 27, 2017, at Brookdale Bay Pines in St. Petersburg, Florida. Mary Lou was born in Stryker, Ohio on May 18, 1935, the daughter of Ralph and Ester (Lipp) Parker. She married Charles Short, and he preceded her in …

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Myles William Keller, infant

Myles William Keller, infant son of Tyra J. Bloomer and Bryce W. Keller of Wauseon, was born and and passed away at the Fulton County Health Center on Thursday, October 19, 2017. According to the family’s wishes, cremation has taken place and there will be no services. The Edgar-Grisier Funeral …

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Sandra Fitzenrider, 70

Sandra Fitzenrider, 70 years, of Stryker, Ohio, passed away Saturday, October 21, 2017. She was passionate-about life, her family and work. Sandy was an avid gardener, had an infectious smile and a “can do” attitude. She was known for being friendly and for doing anything for anyone. People may remember …

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Johnnie L. White, 82

Johnnie L. White, 82 of Merry Lake, in Camden, Michigan passed away Friday evening at Borgess Hospital in Kalamazoo, Michigan. He was born on May 10, 1935 in Detroit, Michigan to William T. and Irene (Bryles) White. Johnnie served his country in the US Air Force during peacetime from 1953-1961. …

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Kelly J. Spiker, 51

Kelly J. Spiker, age 51, passed away at her home in McMinnville, Tennessee on Thursday, October 19, 2017. She had lived in Hamilton, Indiana and was a member of New Hope Christian Church in Waterloo, Indiana. Kelly worked at Spangler Candy Company in Bryan from 1988-2000 and then was store …

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Spencer Nixed AT OSU

State University denies a request to rent space for an appearance by white nationalist Richard Spencer, citing risks to public safety. An attorney representing Ohio State said in a letter the university consulted with law enforcement and considered Spencer’s appearance at the University of Florida earlier in the week before …

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Menards Power Wire Plan

The Holiday City Council decides to move forward on a project to put a power line under the Ohio Turnpike. It comes after power lines that serve the Menards distribution center were blown down last spring. Engineering will cost $35,000 and Turnpike approval will be needed.

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House Fire In Bryan

A structure fire that breaks out at a N. Cherry St. home in Bryan forces firefighters to remain on scene for seven hours. Officials say the blaze started in an upstairs bedroom, as heat and smoke damaged two other rooms…causing the floor to collapse to the ground level. The cause …

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Police Dogs Are Just Plain Smart

A 41-year-old man from Bryan is arrested after he ran from police…while trying to discard a container containing meth, heroin and LSD. Alexander Kendall was pulled over for speeding on a motorcycle on State Route 18 in Hicksville. After identifying himself as someone else, Kendall took off on foot. Police …

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PL Blaze

Emergency crews take on a house that blew up early this morning. Firefighters responded to a home on S 150 W in Pleasant Lake that exploded around 12:30 a.m. Firefighters were still trying to get the blaze contained two hours later. Officers blocked off the area because the heat from …

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