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Glenn L. “Buck” Dielman, 86

Glenn L. “Buck” Dielman, age 86, of Holland, Ohio and Melbourne, Florida, passed away Monday, December 17, 2018 at 11:17 PM. Buck was born in Napoleon, Ohio on September 14, 1932, the son of Lawrence and Vadys (Turpening) Dielman. Prior to retirement, he was co-owner of Dielman, Inc. with his …

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Chase Ends In Bust

Three men are in custody after they crashed their car in Stryker following a high-speed chase that began on the Ohio Turnpike. Troopers initiated a traffic stop at milepost 46 in Fulton County, between Swanton and Delta. The three men in a rental car with Texas license plates, then fled …

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Work Numbers Remain Steady

Unemployment rates throughout the region remain consistent from October to November. Across the area, rates ranged from 4.1 percent in Defiance to 3 percent in Putnam County…again, among the counties with the lowest unemployment rates in the state. The lowest rate was in Mercer County with 2.4 percent.

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Pursuit Leads To Charges

A driver and his passenger are behind bars after leading police on a chase with speeds up to 120 miles per hour. The LaGrange County Sheriff’s Department responded to a suspicious vehicle report south of Shipshewana. Someone parked their vehicle at an address and left it there. Officers waited for …

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Indiana And Jobs

Governor Eric Holcomb says Indiana is well-positioned to compete for jobs, compared to most states. But does Indiana have enough workers to fill those jobs? Part of Holcomb’s plan is to stop taxing veterans’ pension checks. Vets could choose to live here, starting a post-military career, while spending that pension …

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Off Road News For Four Wheelers

Indiana’s first state property for off-road vehicles is closing for several months for upgrades that will include new trails, a major trail repair and reroutes. The Indiana Department of Natural Resources announced the Redbird State Recreation Area near Linton in southwestern Indiana will be closed to the public from spring …

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Murriel Maxine (Cobbs) Wagner, 87

Murriel Maxine (Cobbs) Wagner Cornell passed away peacefully at home in the company of her loving grandchildren Jason and Devin Payne, Wednesday December 26, 2018. She was born on November 8, 1931, in Springfield, Tennessee to Bailey Atchison Cobbs and Lula Idella (Poole) Cobbs. Maxine graduated from Springfield High School, …

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Raymond Gardner Siders, 87

Raymond Gardner Siders, age 87, of Bryan, Ohio, passed away at 4:35 A.M. on Tuesday, December 25, 2018, at Community Hospitals of Williams County-Bryan. Mr. Siders retired from Bryan Custom Plastics with over 34 years of service. He also drove for Amish families and owned Siders Camper Rentals. He was …

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Ollie M. Lyons, 84

Ollie M. Lyons, age 84, of Bryan, Ohio, passed away at 8:50 P.M. on Tuesday, December 25, 2018, at her home surrounded by her family. Ollie was born on May 13, 1934 in Mount Vernon, Indiana, the daughter of Henry E. and Leona J. (Clark) Shelton. She married Leroy C. …

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Yvonne Janette “Bonnie” Eberly, 73

Yvonne Janette “Bonnie” Eberly, age 73, of Wauseon, passed away Tuesday, December 25, 2018, at Fulton Manor in Wauseon. Prior to her retirement she had worked at Arbie’s in Wauseon. Bonnie was born in Lyons, Ohio, on April 11, 1945, the daughter of Wesley and Evelyn (McQuillin) Hamilton. On June …

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