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Humane Society Donation Drive

Donations are down and the number of animals in need are up at the Williams County Humane Society, as they begin their annual donation drive. For 2017, the organization– which is entirely donation-funded– has a $140,000 budget covering everything from animal food, supplies, medical care, spay and neutering service to …

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Florfida “Flora” A. Fox, 72

Florfida “Flora” A. Fox, 72, of Pittsford, Michigan, passed away at her home on Monday, June 19, 2017. She was born on July 26, 1944 in Cavite, Philippines to Dionisio and Natalia (Nostrates) Anos. On April 17, 1965 she married Thomas G. Fox in Utica, New York and he survives. …

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Kristina Marie Avina, 43

Kristina Marie Avina, age 43, of Pettisville, Ohio, passed away on Monday, June 19, 2017, at the University of Toledo Medical Center. Kristina was born on July 4, 1973, the daughter of Kenneth and Shirley (Moore) Nafziger, at the Montpelier Hospital. Kristina was a graduate of Archbold High School in …

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2017 Williams County Relay for Life fund raising numbers are in

By the time the 2017 Williams County Relay for Life wrapped up Saturday morning, the local effort had raised no less than $211,931 for the American Cancer Society. The grand total is just a touch shy of the goal of $220,000, but event organizers say some donations are still coming …

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Wauseon City Council members considered legislation on medical marijuana

Wauseon City Council members considered legislation on medical marijuana and heard a presentation on a proposed ballot initiative for victims’ rights in an otherwise brief Monday session. Council members approved the first reading of an ordinance which would prevent “any person from opening or operating a business or commercial enterprise …

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Indiana State Police are investigating a fatal crash

The Indiana State Police are investigating a fatal crash as a result of a wheel separating from a pickup truck and striking a vehicle traveling the opposite direction. Just after 10 a.m. Monday morning, emergency crews responded to a series crash on I-465 southbound just south of I-74 on the …

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Catherine V. Pennington, 96

Catherine V. Pennington, age 96, of Wauseon, passed away on Saturday, June 17, 2017, at Fulton Manor in Wauseon. Catherine was born in Franklin Twp., Fulton Co., Ohio on October 10, 1920, the daughter of Dwight and Florence (Smith) Ely. On October 17, 1936, she married Everett Pennington, and he …

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Anastacia Ramos, 83

Anastacia Ramos, age 83, of Tedrow passed away late Friday June 16, 2017 in her home following an extended illness. Prior to her retirement she had been a life long area homemaker. Mrs. Ramos was born in Brownsville, TX the daughter of the late Jesus and the late Clemencia Guerro. …

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