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Frederick A. “Freddie” Thiel, 59

Frederick A. “Freddie” Thiel, age 59, of Blakeslee, Ohio, passed away at 7:25 A.M. on Wednesday, February 21, 2018, at Genesis HealthCare-Bryan Center in Bryan, Ohio, after an extended illness. He was a 1977 graduate of Edon High School and the Four County Auto Body Program and was currently owner …

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Willene M. Held, 88

Willene M. Held, age 88, of Bryan, Ohio, passed away at 2:47 P.M. on Wednesday, February 21, 2018, in her home, surrounded by her family, after an extended illness. Mrs. Held was a 1947 graduate of Edon High School and after raising her family she did home care for elderly …

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Virginia Bonita Yarger, 92

Virginia Bonita Yarger, 92, passed away after a brief illness on February 8th, in Sacramento, California where she had been retired. Virginia was predeceased by her parents and her son, Terry Dean Yarger. She is survived by three daughters, Sandy and Sally of California and Sheri of Oregon and six …

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John Burkholder, 63

John Burkholder, age 63 of Wauseon, passed away on Thursday, February 22, 2018, at his residence. Arrangements are pending at the Edgar-Grisier Funeral Home in Wauseon. Those wishing to place an online condolence for the family may do so at www.grisierfh.com.

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Crash On 69

A woman who was a passenger in a car is injured after a crash on I-69. The DeKalb County Sheriff’s Department says emergency teams were called to the 333 mile marker, just south U.S. 6. 77-year-old Thomas Kelleher of Waterloo was traveling southbound on I-69. At some point he ran …

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Spangler Makes Plea

Nicholas Spangler of Delta pled guilty for improperly handling firearms in a motor vehicle. In Nov., he attempted to transport a loaded firearm by car. He was sentenced to one year of community control, and ordered to: serve seven days in the Corrections Center of Northwest Ohio with credit for …

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School Incidents Causing Worry

Officials are alarmed numerous students throughout northwest Ohio are being disciplined for making threats at their schools this week. Those incidents gaining the attention of school officials and law enforcement include Defiance, Wauseon, Bryan, Edgerton and North Central. In Fulton County, a student was removed from Wauseon High School on …

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Sherrod Proposes IRS Changes

Senators including Ohio’s Sherrod Brown say the IRS has spent three times as much money collecting debt as it earned doing so, leading them to introduce new legislation. The proposal introduced by Brown and Sens. Ben Cardin (D-Maryland) and Elizabeth Warren (D-Massachusetts), would block the IRS from using private firms. …

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Gregory Hines, 58

Gregory Hines, 58, of Montpelier, passed away on Sunday Feb 18, 2018 in Columbus, OH. He was born on June 22, 1959 in Cleveland to Joe Tabb and Leona Hines. On July 24, 1999 he married Goldie K. Taylor in Bryan and she survives. Per the family’s wishes, services for …

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Ernest “Junebug” R. Gibson, Jr., 47

Ernest “Junebug” R. Gibson, Jr., 47, of Fort Wayne, Indiana passed away Tuesday at St. Joseph Hospital in Fort Wayne, Indiana. He was born on January 24, 1971 in Beckley, West Virginia to Ernest R. and Donna (Ellenwood) Gibson, Sr. On July 17, 2010 he married Joanna L. Will in …

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