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STEUBEN SHERIFF ISSUES LAKE REPORT

The Steuben County Sheriff’s Office says for the sec­ond sum­mer in a row, there were no major boat­ing acci­dents or drown­ings on lakes in Steuben County. The Steuben County Sher­iff Office Marine Patrol spent 542.5 hours on county lakes. That amounts to the equiv­a­lent of about 22 days. Offi­cers issued …

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PAULDING CAUV RATES INCREASING DRAMATICALLY

Pauld­ing County farm­ers could be in for a rude awak­en­ing when they get their tax bills in Jan­u­ary. The CAUV (or cur­rent agri­cul­tural use value) is going up for many soil types in the county. The CAUV rate is going from $670 an acre to $1,600 an acre for crop …

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Virginia Harter, 83

Virginia L. Harter, age 83, of Bryan, passed away on Wednesday, September 18, 2013, at Genisis Healthcare in Bryan. She was a member of the Bryan First Church of Christ and had worked as a press operator at Ohio Art Company. Born on June 2, 1930, near Hicksville, Ohio, she …

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Dave Fackler, 70

Aubrey David Fackler “Dave”, 70, of rural Camden, Michigan passed away at home early Wednesday morning.  He was born on September 30, 1942 in Bryan, Ohio to George Elden and Mabel Mae (Martin) Fackler.  On September 29, 1963 he married Carlene Kay Chamberlain, in Pioneer and she survives. Dave retired from Aro …

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Eugene, Cole, 70

Eugene H. Cole, Sr. age 70, of Detroit, Michigan, died Sunday in his home. He was born February 09, 1943 in Perry, Michigan to the late Donald B. and Doris A. (Bell) Cole. Eugene retired from 20 years of United States Naval service, serving active duty in Vietnam from 1966-1973. …

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Ellen Baltosser, 79

Ellen S. (Hendrickson) Baltosser, 79 years, of Tapiola, Michigan and formerly of West Unity, Ohio, passed away Monday, September 16, 2013 in Marquette, Michigan, after a short illness.  Ellen was born August 20, 1934 in Tapiola, Michigan, the daughter of the late William and Tekla (Miller) Hendrickson.  She attended the John A. …

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BRYAN POLICE REPORT

Bryan Police report that on Wednes­day, 23 year old Christo­pher Kizer of Edger­ton was arrested for abuse of Harm­ful Intox­i­cants and Con­tribut­ing to the Delin­quency of a Minor. He was taken to CCNO. Also on Wednes­day, 20 year old Maxwell Sid­ney of Bryan was arrested for Abuse of Harm­ful Intox­i­cants …

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MONTPELIER MAN ARRESTED ON SEX CHARGES

A Mont­pe­lier man was arrested Tues­day in con­nec­tion with sex­ual abuse of young girls. 40 year old Daniel Bignell JR now faces 14 felony counts includ­ing four counts of gross sex­ual impo­si­tion, five counts of rape, two counts of attempted rape and three counts of kid­nap­ping. Accord­ing to a Wednes­day …

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CENTRAL LOCAL DELAYS DECISION ON SCHOOL

Peo­ple liv­ing within the Cen­tral Local School Dis­trict area will have to wait a year before learn­ing the fate of their school build­ing. The Bryan Times is report­ing that The Cen­tral Local Board of Edu­ca­tion has decided to put off until Sep­tem­ber of 2014 any vote on whether to build …

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FUNNY MONEY MAKING THE ROUNDS

Some coun­ter­feit bills have been show­ing up in area banks and busi­nesses recently. Defi­ance Police have inves­ti­gated mul­ti­ple reports of coun­ter­feit $20 bills. Busi­nesses in Pauld­ing County were also alerted recently of cir­cu­lat­ing coun­ter­feit bills after sev­eral busi­ness, par­tic­u­larly gas sta­tions, reported them. Mid­west Com­mu­nity Fed­eral Credit Union has reported …

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