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Thelma Strup, 79

Thelma M. Strup, age 79, of Edgerton, Ohio, died at 3:45 A.M. on Saturday, June 15, 2013, at Park View Nursing Center after an extended illness. Known as a hard- working person, she had been employed throughout the years at Dolly’s Restaurant, Ken’s IGA, Wilson Tri-State Seed, M & W …

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David Peebles, 59

David Lee Peebles of Lyons, Ohio passed away on June 15 at the age of 59 from complications related to lung cancer. He is survived by his loving wife Lise, whom he correctly believed to be the most beautiful woman he’d ever seen, his youngest son Cory, who received his …

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FRIDAY CRASHES LEAVE INJURIES

The Ohio State High­way Patrol says sev­eral crashes on Fri­day left sev­eral peo­ple injured. Accord­ing to the High­way Patrol, Fri­day after­noon around 2:15pm 23 year old Matthew Maneval of Pio­neer was dri­ving on Ohio 15 north of County Road H when he was hit from behind by 22 year old …

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ALCOHOL BELIEVED TO BLAME FOR SUNDAY CRASH

Bryan woman sus­tained seri­ous injuries in an early Sun­day morn­ing crash. 23 year old Cora Gonyea of Bryan, was north­bound on U.S. 127 near County Road 17 when her vehi­cle trav­eled off the west side of the road and flipped sev­eral times. Gonyea was thrown from the vehi­cle. The High­way …

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HENRY RELAY FOR LIFE RAISES FUNDS

A record num­ber of par­tic­i­pants and vis­i­tors turned out for the Relay for Life of Henry County on Fri­day evening and Sat­ur­day morn­ing at the Henry County Fair­grounds in Napoleon. Offi­cials report that $210,768 dur­ing the relay, which they say, in com­bi­na­tion with events yet planned, may be a record …

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SENIOR FAIR IN DEFIANCE

Defi­ance County seniors are all invited for a healthy and infor­ma­tive Tues­day at the Health Expo. The expo will be held tomor­row from 9 a.m.-2 p.m. at the Defi­ance County Senior Cen­ter at 140 E. Broad­way Ave. in Defi­ance. The Health Expo is a free heath fair with a con­ti­nen­tal …

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THINGS ARE HAPPENING TODAY

The vil­lage of Pauld­ing build­ing and grounds com­mit­tee will meet to dis­cuss build­ings and prop­er­ties at 5:15 this after­noon in the coun­cil room of the munic­i­pal build­ing. The Wauseon City Coun­cil will meet this after­noon in the coun­cil cham­bers, 230 Clin­ton St., Wauseon. The meet­ing begins at 5 p.m. The …

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TORNADOES CONFIRMED BY NWS

The National Weather Ser­vice in north­ern Indi­ana has con­firmed three tor­na­does in Henry County from last week’s storm. The first tor­nado was con­firmed one mile north of Ham­ler where a barn was destroyed. The tor­nado, at 11:59 p.m. Wednes­day, was rated an EF-0 with an esti­mated wind speed of 85 …

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Holly Yeich, 46

Holly A. Yeich, 46, of Montpelier died late Wednesday evening at Parkview Regional Medical Center in Fort Wayne, Indiana.  She was born on January 24, 1967 in Montpelier to Robert D. “Buck”, Sr., and Wendy E. (Edwards) Taylor.  Holly graduated from Montpelier High School in 1985. Holly worked at Pioneer Custom Moldings …

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NORTHWEST WATER DISTRICT FACING DIFFICULT DECISION

The North­west Water Dis­trict is fac­ing a dif­fi­cult deci­sion. It may have to return a $496,000 state grant if a water plant con­tin­ues to sit idle. It the plant goes into pro­duc­tion on the other hand, the dis­trict will lose more than $28,000 per year. The $496,000 came from a …

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