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Roy Eugene Wagner, 70

Roy Eugene Wagner, 70, Defiance, died Wednesday, July 11, 2018, at Veterans Administration Medical Center, Ann Arbor, Michigan. Roy was born in Defiance, Ohio, on September 16, 1947, the son of the late Paul and Rosa (Miranda) Wagner. After graduation from high school, Roy served in the United States Army, …

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Norman E. Malvitz, 92

Norman E. Malvitz, age 92 of Wauseon, passed away from this life on Saturday, July 14, 2018, at Genacross Lutheran Services in Napoleon, Ohio. Norman was born on January 31, 1926 in Browntown Township, Wayne County, Michigan, to Fred and Myrtle (Scherer) Malvitz. He graduated from Carleton (MI) High School …

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Marvin A. Bernath, 88

Marvin A. Bernath, 88, of Pioneer passed away Saturday evening at his home. He was born on May 3, 1930 in Franklin Township, Fulton County, Ohio to John and Ida (Sehlmeyer) Bernath. Marvin proudly served his country in the the United States Army during the Korean War, where he was …

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Bradley W. Gee, 67

Bradley W. Gee, age 67, of Delta, passed away Friday afternoon, July 13, 2018, at Swanton Valley Center, in Swanton. Mr. Gee had been a machinist and tool maker for Markey Bronze in Delta. Bradley was born in Wauseon on October 7, 1950, the son of Gerald and Jean (Michael) …

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Injury Accident South Of Bryan

One person is hurt in a crash, at the intersection of 127 and U.S. 6, south of Bryan. A van flipped and the driver had to be cut out of the vehicle by first responders. Witnesses at the scene said the driver was conscious following the collision. The investigation into …

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DC Crash Ends In Serious Injuries

Two people are injured in a motorcycle crash in Defiance County. Shawn Theis, of Cecil, was riding south on Canal Road when he went off the south side of Powers Road. Theis and his passenger, Thelma Bowers, of Paulding, were thrown from the motorcycle. Both were seriously hurt and flown …

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House Fire At Jimmerson

Crews in Angola are dispatched to Jimmerson Lake to take for a house fire. The first units on the scene find a two-story home with heavy fire on the first floor, extending into the second floor and the attic. Crews battled the high temperatures and the humidity. Most of the …

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Motorcyclist Hurt In Accident

A man tries to pass traffic that had slowed for officers and ends up in the hospital after crashing into a police cruiser on Ohio 65, just south of Henry County Road M in Richfield Township. Shawn Curtzwiler, of Holgate hit the vehicle as the officer in the cruiser was …

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Just Hang Up

The scammers are at it again…this time Bryan Municipal Utilities is warning its customers to be on the lookout. Residents and businesses in the area are getting phone calls from someone claiming to be with BMU, urging them to pay their bill with a credit card over the phone and …

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Urbina Heads To Prison

A man goes to jail after a decision in a Defiance County courtroom. Valentino Urbina is given an eight-year prison term by Judge, Joseph Schmenk for cocaine and other charges. He also gets a ten thousand dollar fine.

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