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Rollover Accident In Swanton Twp

A solo crash injures two in Swanton Township. An SUV, driven by Kandi Gase of Whitehouse was heading west on State Route 64, west of Wilkins Road, when she went off the right side of the roadway. Gase overcorrects and goes off the left side of the roadway, flipping the …

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Curtis G. Spengler, 84

Curtis G. Spengler, age 84, of Archbold, passed away on Friday, December 7, 2018, in his home. Prior to his retirement he worked at Sauder Manufacturing Company in Logistics for 18 years. Prior to that he had worked at LaChoy Food Products. After retirement, he filled his time by working …

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Wayne E. Grandey, 95

Wayne E. Grandey, age 95, of Edgerton, Ohio, died at 12:45 P.M. on Friday, December 7, 2018, at the Auburn Village Nursing Center in Auburn, Indiana, surrounded by his family after a brief illness. Mr. Grandey was a 1941 graduate of Edgerton High School and served in the United States …

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Dale F. Norden, 78

Dale F. Norden, age 78, of Stryker, passed away Friday, December 7, 2018, at the Fairlawn Haven Nursing Home in Archbold. He had worked for the former Sheppard Tobacco Company in Ridgeville Corners, for six years after high school, then worked for Krueger Construction in Archbold until 1978. At that …

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Cletus F. Thiel, 88

Cletus F. Thiel, age 88, of Edgerton, Ohio, passed away at 12:38 A.M. on Friday, December 7, 2018, at Park View Nursing Center in Edgerton after an extended illness. Mr. Thiel was a 1948 graduate of Edgerton High School and a veteran of the United States Army, serving as a …

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Jeremy Shawn Snyder, 39

Jeremy Shawn Snyder, age 39, of Wauseon, passed away Thursday, December 6, 2018, at Hospice of Northwest Ohio in Toledo. Jeremy had worked for Sauder Woodworking in Archbold. He was born in Jacksonville, Florida on September 13, 1979, the son of Bill and Kristi (Mobley) Bowser. He was very active …

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Fatal Accident In Noble Co

A man is dead after a crash in Noble County. First responders were called to the crash on C.R. 415. Police say a Jeep was traveling west on 415 when it left the road and hit a tree. The driver was the only one in the vehicle and was pronounced …

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DeWitt Case Update

Keagan DeWitt was in a Defiance court room, facing a felony charge in connection with injuring a child. He waived a preliminary hearing and was bound over to Defiance County Common Pleas Court on a charge of child endangering, a second-degree felony. DeWitt’s bond of $150,000, with a 10-percent cash …

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Injury Crash In Waterloo

One man is hurt after a semi-truck crash in Waterloo. Police were called to the intersection of U.S. 6 and C.R. 27. Officials tell reporters a van was going south on 27 when it reached the stop sign. The driver, Jack Kimmel, of Ashley, then failed to yield to the …

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Water Bill Payment Plan Made

Defiance city officials won’t be shutting off water to a northside mobile home park after its owner made a payment on an outstanding debt and agreed to a payment arrangement. A normal monthly bill for the park is $2,000-$4,000.

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