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Carol Ann McMillen, 65

Carol Ann McMillen, 65, of Montpelier passed away early Wednesday morning at Defiance Area Inpatient Hospice Center.  She was born on April 6, 1954 in Bryan to John E. and Willadene Mae (Fisher) Moore.  Carol graduated from Montpelier High School. Carol retired from the Ohio Turnpike Commission as a supervisor …

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Harold O. “Si” Mills, 92

Harold O. “Si” Mills, 92 years, of Ney passed away Tuesday, May 21, 2019 in his home with his family by his side. Harold was born March 15, 1927 in Millwood, Ohio the son of the late Joseph and Ezzie (Shepard) Mills. He served in the United States Navy during …

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Fatal Accident On 109

A Delta man dies in a crash between a truck and lawnmower on County Road C, west of State Route 109 in York Township. Officials say Gary Vanlent of Liberty Center, was eastbound on C, approaching 109. James Schlatter of Delta was on a riding mower, also eastbound on C. …

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Edwards Brought In Following Investigation

A Toledo man is accused of sexual assault, after an incident on Welsted Street in Napoleon. Johnny Edwards faces rape other charges…he was booked into the Corrections Center of Northwest Ohio in Stryker. An investigation led to his arrest within hours after the incident. He has a court date, soon.

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New Gas Tax Unveiled

Beginning July 1, motorists in Ohio will pay an additional 10.5 cents per gallon of gas and 19 cents per gallon of diesel fuel, as an increase in state fuel taxes goes into effect. The Ohio Department of Transportation gave Williams County Commissioners and update about the tax and its …

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Restaurant On The Way In Defiance

Another helping for area eaters. Defiance’s city planning commission approves a site plan for the town’s second Taco Bell…this one on N. Clinton St, joining the one on East Second Street that has been open for years. G-Made Inc., of Findlay, is the project developer. Construction is expected to begin …

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Pressure For New Map Continues

Attorneys, who gained a federal ruling to throw out Ohio’s congressional map, are asking the U.S. Supreme Court to let procedures move forward to redraw House districts. A three-judge panel in Cincinnati ruled on May 3 the Republican-controlled map unconstitutionally favored Republicans over Democrats…it wants a proposed new map by …

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Wanda Sue (Westfall) Clingaman, 80

Wanda Sue (Westfall) Clingaman, age 80, of Stryker, Ohio entered into eternal peace Tuesday, May 21, 2019, unexpectedly at her home.  She was born in Montgomery, Michigan on June 15, 1938, the daughter of Clyde and Della (Price) Westfall.  On December 01, 1956 she married the love of her life …

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Janice E. Manon, 95

Call to Order Flowers by Phone 888-579-7953 Code: 28521 Visitation Monday, May 27, 2019 4:00 PM-7:00 PM Funeral Service Tuesday, May 28, 2019 3:00 PM Janice E. Manon January 23, 1924 – May 20, 2019 Send Flowers Sign Guestbook Janice E. Manon, age 95, of Bryan, Ohio, passed away at …

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Laser Gets 12

Scott Laser goes to prison…for 12 years. He will be eligible for release after 11. Last month, a jury found Laser guilty on two counts of aggravated menacing, corruption of a minor with drugs, firearms charges and more. The jury rendered a no decision for abduction charges. Laser was accused …

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