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Plane Crash In PC

A small plane crashes in rural Paulding County, severely injuring the pilot, near Brown Township. Officials say the aircraft had taken off from a private grass runway moments before it crashed. The pilot, 35-year old Dustin Dobbelaere of Defiance, was the only one on board the plane. He was flown …

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Arson Suspects Named

Four juveniles are charged with the Jan. 12 fire that caused about $20,000 damage to a vacant structure in Wauseon. Randy Kudlica…Even Rose…Kaidian Saxton…and George VanHoy are the accused. The case will be forwarded to Fulton County Juvenile Court. The suspects are not in custody. We reported Wauseon fire crews …

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OH Help Is On The Way To PR

The 200th Red Horse squadron of the Ohio Air National Guard will deploy to Puerto Rico to aid in relief efforts after the earthquakes there, earlier this month. Last week, Gov. Mike DeWine issued a proclamation, authorizing squadron members to assist with the recovery until basic services in impacted areas …

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Counselors Recruited In OH

An Ohio Senate committee is considering a bill that would create a student loan repayment program, to help recruit and retain attorneys to serve as much needed public defenders in the state. The proposed program is similar to those in Ohio aimed at encouraging physicians, dentists and dental hygienists to …

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Edith Margaret Mast, 100

Edith Margaret Mast passed peacefully into the arms of her Savior on Monday, January 20th, 2020. Her 100 years on this earth made her a treasure trove of stories and facts. Until the day she died, she could entertain her family and friends with her humorous stories and recount details, …

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Melvin K. Wineland, 66

Melvin K. Wineland, 66 years, of Bryan, Ohio passed away Sunday, January 19, 2020 at his home with his wife by his side. Melvin was born July 24, 1953 in Bryan, Ohio, the son of the late Richard and Beulah (Smith) Wineland. He married Marilyn Shonk on November 19, 1988 …

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Donald Max Callahan, 89

Donald Max Callahan, age 89, of Liberty Center, Ohio, passed away Monday morning, January 20, 2020 at Cornerstone Hospice and Palliative Care in Tavares, Florida. Visitation and funeral services are pending at Grisier~Weigel Funeral Home in Delta.

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Marian A. Pierce, 91

Marian A. Pierce, age 91, of Hicksville, Ohio, passed away at 12:00 P.M. on Saturday, January 18, 2020, at The Laurels of DeKalb in Butler, Indiana, where she was a resident. Mrs. Pierce was valedictorian of her graduating class of Kunkle High School. She was a devoted homemaker and farm …

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No Injuries In Bus Accident

A Millcreek-West Unity Schools bus gets into an accident. No students were hurt. Officials tell reporters the bus driver was trying to make a right turn from a private drive on County Road 21, south of County Road K. As it was pulling out, the bus was hit in the …

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Richey Case Update

A defendant’s request to move his retaliation case from Putnam County to another venue is turned down. Kenneth Richey of Columbus, accused of threatening a retired county judge here, had filed a motion to change the venue through his attorney. Judge, Keith Schierloh denied the request. The case is set …

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