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Edward Loch, 66

Edward Loch, age 66, of Wauseon, Ohio, passed away July 28, 2020 at the Fulton County Health Center.  At age 65, Ed retired from Triangular Processing, where he had worked since it opened.  He was a member of the Catholic community and attended St. Caspar’s Catholic Church. Ed was born …

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John J. Elliott Jr., 65

John J. Elliott Jr., age 65, passed away on Thursday, July 30, 2020 at Parkview Hospital, Ft. Wayne, Indiana. John was born on September 23, 1954 to the late John Sr. and Margaret (Hahn) Elliott. On October 31, 1987, he was united in marriage to Villa Brooks and she survives. …

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Cupp Gets The Nod

Republican lawmakers choose former state Supreme Court justice and current state Rep., Bob Cupp to lead the Ohio House, replacing the speaker ousted hours earlier…amid a scandal. House members voted in favor of the veteran lawmaker from Lima, after a private Republican caucus. It followed a historic, unanimous House vote …

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A 180 By Health Officials

The Ohio pharmacy board reverses course and tosses a rule that would have prohibited use of a malaria drug for patients with COVID-19. The decision followed public feedback and a request by Gov. DeWine to ditch the rule. At issue was the prescribing of the drug, whose effectiveness for the …

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Disturbing Coronavirus Numbers

The number of people hospitalized with the coronavirus in Ohio has a hit a new high. 1,122 people with COVID-19 are being treated in Ohio’s hospitals, that’s according to state health officials. Of those…348 people are in intensive care and 174 more are on a ventilator. The overall total topped …

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Good Numbers At PFC

Premier Financial reports a second-quarter net income of $29.1 million dollars. The Defiance based bank says it had earnings of 78 cents per share. Earnings, adjusted for costs related to mergers and acquisitions, came to 82 cents per. The results surpassed Wall Street expectations. The average estimate of four analysts, …

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Elaine K. Graber, 82

Elaine K. Graber, age 82, of Stryker, Ohio, passed away July 30, 2020 at the Parkview Regional Hospital in Fort Wayne, IN. Prior to her retirement, Elaine worked as the secretary at the Stryker Elementary School. Elaine, the daughter of Clinton and Orlyss (Short) Short, was born on October 18, …

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Ryland Cited In Crash

The Ohio State Highway Patrol is investigating an injury crash, between Hicksville and Edgerton. Officials say Jerry Ryland, of Auburn, was heading west on Ohio 249. Tiffany Gutierrez of Edgerton…was going south on Ohio 49. They say Ryland didn’t yield the right of way…and he hit Gutierrez’s car at the …

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DeWine Issues New Fair Guidelines

Gov. DeWine orders all county fairs to scale back their efforts and have strictly a junior fair this year, which could cause a financial problem for the local fair. The order was announced during a press conference in Columbus. It comes less than a week after the Defiance County Agricultural …

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Restrictions Posted In SC

Steuben County Health officials declare a public health order…restricting indoor visitation at long-term care facilities, there. Also, an outdoor visitation plan, to implement safety measures for residents, workers and visitors must be developed and followed, they add. More restrictions could be coming up in the near future.

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