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Puppy scams are on the rise in Ohio

It’s the old saying, “buyer…beware” as internet puppy scams are on the rise, with more than 40 incidents reported statewide since Jan. 1. Con artists post pictures online advertising desirable breeds. They then secure payment for the pet, but never provide it to the customer. Average loss per incident is …

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Costs of student loans going up in 2017-18 school year

If you are heading back to school and planning to take out federal student loans next year, keep in mind that they are about to get more expensive. Interest rates on student loans are going up, after new rates were set through an annual Treasury auction held this week. As …

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Trine University commencement ceremonies scheudled for Saturday

More than 800 will take part in Trine University commencement ceremonies Saturday, making it the largest commencement in Trine history. The commencement ceremony will begin at 10 a.m. Saturday at the Steel Dynamics Recreation Center, also called the ARC. Doors will open for guest seating at 8:30 a.m. Commencement Speaker …

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Waterloo man facing multiple charges after high speed chase

21 year-old Damian Patrick of Waterloo was arrested after he drove by a police officer parked in the 100 block of Industrial Drive in Angola. The officer followed Patrick down several city streets as he drove over the speed limit. Patrick allegedly was driving at speeds of over 70 miles …

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Two facing murder charges of Hillsdale County man

40 year old Jay Scott Clark and 27 year old Ashely Diane Hoath will stand trial for the murder of Jeremy Alan Barron, according to Hillsdale County Assistant Prosecutor Rod Hassinger. The 40 year old Clark of Bryan is facing multiple charges including murder and drug possession. Hoath of Hillsdale, …

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Sharon L. Pierce, 68

Sharon L. Pierce, age 68, of Bryan, Ohio, died at 9:58 A.M. on Wednesday, May 10, 2017, at Community Health Professionals Inpatient Hospice near Defiance, Ohio, after an extended illness. Sharon was a homemaker and member of Grace Community Church. She loved to crochet prayer blankets for the church, sew, …

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D. Eugene “Geno” Stafford, 53

D. Eugene “Geno” Stafford, age 53, of rural Edgerton, Ohio, died late Monday, May 8, 2017, at his home. He was a 1982 graduate of Edgerton High School and served six years in the United States Navy and following that served four years in the Army Reserves where he was …

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