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Leah Waneta (Schwab) Peart, 97

Leah Waneta (Schwab) Peart, age 97 of Wauseon, Ohio, passed away on Sunday, April 15, 2018. She was born August 15, 1920, in Wauseon, the daughter of John and Anna (Baus) Schwab, and was a 1938 graduate of Wauseon High School. Leah worked as a bookkeeper in Washington DC, where …

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Gonda Irene Shade, 99

Gonda Irene Shade, age 99, of Bryan, passed away of natural causes on April 15, 2018 at Genesis HealthCare – Bryan where she was a resident for one month. She was born in Evansport, Ohio on June 11, 1918, the daughter of Aubrey and Frances (Hall) Replogle. On September 22, …

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Dempsey Seen In Stryker

The manhunt for an accused killer continues. Yesterday, we reported law enforcement in the area is on the lookout for Matthew Dempsey…wanted for the murder of Gina Mann…found dead in a car at a Briceton home. Dempsey was spotted early Sunday in Bryan…then yesterday, he was seen in Stryker…in another …

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Body Find Turns To Murder Investigation

A few days after workers at a recreation area off of Feather Valley Road in Steuben County find human remains, County Coroner, William Harter rules the death a homicide. Investigators are working to identify the victim, which could take weeks. Local, county and state detectives are on the case.

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Put The Celly Down

Drivers…head’s up. The Ohio State Highway Patrol is teaming up with other area officers to crack down on distracted driving. Patrols have been in place since Sunday and will continue through the week in an effort to get drivers to put their cell phones and other devices away while behind …

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Security Money Applied For In Edon

The Edon Board of Education has applied for a safety-related grant. The National School Shield funds would be directed towards training Edon Police to conduct thorough security assessments within the school district…this to examine the district’s security infrastructure, technology, personnel, training and policy.

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Sanitation Meetings Set In Williams County

The Williams County Health Department will be holding a series of meetings throughout the area to discuss the county Septic System Operation and Maintenance Program. The first is set for April 23 at the Bryan City School District offices.

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The Bee’s Knees…A Return To The 20’s

Spring is well underway and that means Sauder Village, Ohio’s largest living-history destination, will open on May 1 with a focus on history, farming, gardening, crafts and a move into the 1920s by late this summer! The 42nd Annual Quilt Show will kick-off the season…along with a vendor market, quilting …

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Beulah F. Hopkins, 103

Beulah F. Hopkins, age 103, formerly of Bryan, Ohio, died at 5:30 A.M. on Friday, April 13, 2018, at Country View of Sunbury in Condit, Ohio, where she was a resident. Mrs. Hopkins had been living in the Columbus, Ohio, area for the past ten years. She was a graduate …

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Gerald F. “Gerry” Siebenaler, 84

Gerald F. “Gerry” Siebenaler, age 84, of Bryan, Ohio, passed away peacefully at 1:13 P.M. on Friday, April 13, 2018, at Community Health Professionals Inpatient Hospice near Defiance, Ohio, surrounded by his family, after an extended illness. Mr. Siebenaler was a 1951 graduate of Edon High School and was a …

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