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Drug Arrests In LC

Police in Lagrange County arrest two people on drug-related charges. Officials tell reporters Joseph Stewart is accused of drug possession, public intoxication, criminal trespass and disorderly conduct. Keegen Bentley of Kendallville was brought in by Lagrange County deputies for a drug court violation. Both have court dates approaching, soon.

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Disappointing OH Traffic Death Numbers

Governor, DeWine announces that deaths caused by traffic crashes on Ohio’s roads this year have increased over 2018, making 2019 one of the deadliest years on the highway in the Buckeye State this decade. A total of 1,119 people have been killed in traffic crashes in Ohio this year to …

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IDEM Budget Woes Detailed

Funding for the Indiana agency that oversees hazardous spills and the safety of water and air has been decreasing over the last decade, a report by a nonprofit organization concludes. The Environmental Integrity Project’s report also says the slashes in funding for the Indiana Department of Environmental Management happened even …

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Jobs Numbers Improve

All counties, including Williams County, in the northwest corner of Ohio saw unemployment rates drop from October in November. In Williams County’s it was 3.2 percent, down slightly from 3.4 percent in October, September and August. The county’s rate remains one of the lowest in the state and is the …

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Keep Bryan Clean

The City of Bryan has created a new position, one it hopes will lead to a neater and cleaner appearance. The city council voted unanimously to the full-time role that will eventually pay $13 to $15 an hour. The main purpose of the job?…to clean up urban blight in the …

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Looking For A Job

The Census Bureau is seeking thousands of temporary workers to help conduct its 2020 count in Ohio. Workers are needed to interview residents and update address lists. The Bureau also is seeking field supervisors, recruiting assistants, clerks and office supervisors for its eight field offices. The positions will pay between …

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New IN Gun Rules

Indiana residents who’ve had felony convictions expunged from their criminal records are eligible, in most circumstances, to again buy and obtain a license to carry guns. The legal opinion responded to a question from an Indiana State Police lawyer about the gun rights of people who’ve had criminal charges removed …

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Paul Edward “Pete” Butt, 83

Paul Edward “Pete” Butt, 83 years, of Bryan, passed away Thursday, December 26, 2019 in his residence.  Pete was born January 26, 1936, in West Unity, Ohio, the son of the late Horace Edward and Margaret E. (McFarland) Butt.  Pete was a lumber cutter at the Ney Lumber Company for …

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Tammy L. (Carter) Zedaker, 61

Tammy L. (Carter) Zedaker, age 61, of Bryan, Ohio, passed away at 5:11 P.M. on Tuesday, December 24, 2019, at Parkview Regional Medical Center in Fort Wayne, Indiana, after a brief illness. She was a graduate of Pittsford High School in Pittsford, Michigan, and was currently employed by Tru-Fast in …

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Crash On 15

Everyone is okay after a two car crash at Ohio 15 and Ohio 576. Officials say a pickup turned onto County Road I…and into a pickup, heading south on 576. The six people in the second vehicle, including a few kids, were treated at the scene and released. The driver …

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