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WAUSEON MAN CHARGED WITH SEX CRIMES

A man from Wauseon has been con­victed in Ful­ton County Com­mon Pleas Court, of sex­ual offenses involv­ing a vic­tim under the age of 13. 32 year old Justin Smith was found guilty of two counts of Gross Sex­ual Impo­si­tion. Smith was sen­tenced to 30 months in prison, and he was …

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Bob Cordy, 61

Robert S. “Bob” Cordy, Jr., age 61, of Archbold, Ohio, passed away due to complications from a stroke on Saturday, September 7, 2013 at the University of Toledo Medical Center. Bob had been a semi truck driver for Bryan Truck Lines and Central Transport before working for Sauder Manufacturing in …

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Ireta Sawvel, 87

Ireta A. Sawvel, 87 years, of Auburn, and formerly of Angola, Indiana, passed away Friday, September 6, 2013 at Betz Nursing Home where she had been a resident.  Ireta was born January 23, 1926 in Hillsboro, Indiana, the daughter of the late Joseph F. and Margaret (Gillie) Bever.  She married Walter S. …

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BRYAN RECEIVES PERFECT REPORT

For the third year in a row, Bryan got an Audi­tor of State award from State Audi­tor Dave Yost for hav­ing a per­fect audit. Accord­ing to The Bryan Times, Yost’s office says that in order to be con­sid­ered a “clean” audit, the audit must be filed timely with the state …

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WILLIAMS ALZHEIMERS WALK SET

The Williams County Walk to End Alzheimer’s will be held on Sept. 14 at the Bryan Recre­ation Park at 3 p.m., with reg­is­tra­tion start­ing at 2 p.m. There will be lots of activ­i­ties includ­ing face paint­ing, DJ, mem­ory gar­den and gift bas­ket raf­fles. Orga­niz­ers will also be pro­vid­ing free water …

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9–1-1 CELEBRATION SLATED

The pub­lic is invited to join North­west State Com­mu­nity Col­lege fac­ulty, staff and stu­dents for a 9/11 trib­ute cer­e­mony on Wednes­day, Sep­tem­ber 11 at 12:15 p.m. Sen­a­tor Cliff Hite will pro­vide the keynote address for the cer­e­mony, which will include a moment of silence and patri­otic music. The Col­lege is …

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SAUDER HOSTING ARTISANS WEEK CELEBRATION

From Tues­day through Sun­day this week, Sauder Vil­lage will host “Cel­e­brate Our Arti­sans” Week — a spe­cial trib­ute to the com­mu­nity of men and women who share their tal­ents with guests at His­toric Sauder Vil­lage. Through­out this spe­cial week guests can watch the Sauder Vil­lage crafts­men at work in their …

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FULTON BURGLARIES INVESTIGATED

The Ful­ton County Crimestop­per pro­gram is seek­ing infor­ma­tion on a bur­glary and theft at a rural Swan­ton area home. Inves­ti­ga­tors believe the bur­glary occurred between Aug. 21st to the 24th. Sev­eral guns were reported stolen, along with ammu­ni­tion, a jew­elry box, a man’s gold wed­ding band, pocket watches, Marine Corps …

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WAUSEON FIRE

A fire that inves­ti­ga­tors say started on the side porch of a Wauseon triplex early Sat­ur­day morn­ing, caused dam­age esti­mated at $50,000. Wauseon fire­fight­ers responded just before 1 a.m. to the two-story, wood-frame struc­ture at 131 Beech St. When they arrived, the five per­sons inside the three apart­ments had got­ten …

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Betty Jean Powers, 69

Betty Jean Powers, 69, of Sandusky, Ohio died Wednesday, September 4, 2013 in University of Toledo Medical Center, Toledo, Ohio. She was born June 2, 1944 in Wauseon, Ohio to the late Frederick E. and Esther (Marksch) Barnes. She married James R. Powers on June 30, 1962 and he survives. …

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