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New Chase Laws Wanted

Gov. Mike DeWine wants a state board to develop a law enforcement standard regarding police pursuits. The governor says that too often people are killed or seriously injured when drivers flee from police. He says minimum agency standards would create a consistent approach to pursuits to help save lives. The …

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Money For Students

Almost $2 million dollars in funds for students and other educational pursuits are handed out from local, foundation and university sources at Bryan High School’s annual scholarship night. Students, parents, teachers, administrators and a host of community leaders, serving a variety of service organizations attended the event.

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Big Car Show Coming Up

Car lovers…unite! Antique car collectors from throughout the Midwest will gather at Sauder Village on Saturday to showcase their vintage automobiles. More than 100 antique cars are already registered for the special event which offers a unique view of the automobiles from days gone by. Guests will have a chance …

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Fredrick J. “Fritz” Entenman, 88

Fredrick J. “Fritz” Entenman, age 88, of Edon, Ohio, passed away at 1:46 P.M. on Sunday, May 12, 2019, at Community Hospitals and Wellness Centers in Bryan, Ohio, where he was a patient. Mr. Entenman was a graduate of Edgerton High School and served in the United States Army in …

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Laurette Baltosser, 54

Laurette  Baltosser, age 54, of Stryker passed away Sunday May 12, 2019 at CHP- Hospice Care Center in Defiance following a battle with cancer.   Laurette was born on November 16, 1964 in Wauseon, Ohio the daughter of the late Charles and the late Mary Louise (Boynton) Hurd. She was …

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Parent Arrested At School

A parent is arrested at Montpelier Village Schools after a school resource officer noticed her showing signs of being under the influence after dropping off her child. Officials say Ashley Grond of Defiance was arrested and charged with felony possession of crystal methamphetamine, and on a warrant out of Defiance …

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Deadly Crash In HT

One person is killed in a solo crash on Watson Road, at Ohio 15 in Highland Township. Witnesses told officers Deanna Miller, 43, of Defiance went off of the south side of the roadway into a ditch. Miller, who was not wearing a safety belt at the time, was ejected …

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Funds For Area Services Announced

Recovery Services of Northwest Ohio gets an additional $50,000 in women’s grant funding from the Ohio Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services. Officials say the funds can be used for any substance use, mental health or related residential service treatment that is needed for qualifying women served by Recovery …

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The First Man

A new permanent exhibit focusing on space exploration and the Ohio native who was the first person to walk on the moon has opened at a Cincinnati museum. The Neil Armstrong Space Exploration Gallery celebrates the legacy of Apollo 11 and its crew members. The exhibit focuses especially on Neil …

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Jane S. Perry, 60

Jane S. Perry, age 60, of Edgerton, Ohio, passed away at 1:50 A.M. on Saturday, May 11, 2019, in her home, surrounded by her family after an illness of one year.  Mrs. Perry was a 1977 graduate of Edgerton High School, where she was salutatorian, and  graduated from Defiance College …

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