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Mumma Gets 80 Years

A northeastern Indiana man is sentenced to 80 years for two counts of attempted murder for shooting at police. Joshua Mumma of Garrett learned of his prison term after pleading guilty to those charges and to being a habitual offender, under a plea agreement. Prosecutors say DeKalb sheriff’s deputy, Todd …

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Fair Winds, Young Man

Big news and a big honor for one area high school student. Edgerton High senior, Devin Thiel, is accepted into the U.S. Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs. To get in, Thiel got a nomination from Congressman, Bob Latta after going through an application and interview process. He’ll be leaving …

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Jerry R. Cliffton, 79

Jerry R. Cliffton, age 79, of Montpelier, Ohio, passed away on Saturday, May 18, 2019, at Community Health Professionals Inpatient Hospice near Defiance. Jerry worked for the Ohio Gas Company for 43 years and was a member of the Montpelier Moose Lodge #312. Jerry R. Cliffton was born on July …

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Alice M. Wilson, 86

Alice M. Wilson, age 86, of Bryan, Ohio, passed away at 2:20 P.M. on Saturday, May 18, 2019, at Hillside Country Living near Bryan after a brief illness. She was a 1950 graduate of Bryan High School and had been employed by 50 Division in Bryan for ten years and …

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Truck Crash In DKC

A semi driver is safe after his truck crashes in DeKalb County during heavy rain. Officials say the semi was heading west on IN-8, just east of C.R. 41. The driver told police his view was obstructed by the rain and the headlights of an oncoming vehicle. As a result, …

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Boil Advisory Set In Payne

A boil water advisory is issued for the village of Payne. Mayor, Steve Wobler says the village had recently worked on the filter system at the water plant. An initial water sample came back clean and village officials are waiting for the results of a second sample, which are expected …

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OH Lethal Injection Update

Gov. DeWine says he expects Ohio to present a federal judge with a proposed new lethal injection system within several weeks. The governor says the system will be different than the previous protocol. He told reporters he anticipates court challenges as soon as the new process is announced. The governor …

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PP Plans To Battle OH Abortion Legislation

Planned Parenthood and abortion clinics sue to thwart Ohio’s latest and most restrictive abortion law, an anticipated move that’s part of a national anti-abortion strategy to challenge the landmark Roe v. Wade decision. The lawsuit is similar to legal fights in several southern states that recently passed similar, or more …

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Hazelmae Partee, 91

Hazelmae Partee, age 91, of Archbold, Ohio and formerly of Evansport, Ohio passed away peacefully into the arms of Jesus early Sunday morning, May 12, 2019 in Fairlawn Haven Nursing Home, Archbold, Ohio. She was born June 14, 1927, the youngest of five children of Newton and Dorothy Peterson.  She …

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One Badly Hurt In Accident

Two are hurt after a two car crash at County Roads 16 and D. Officials say Blake Dolt of Oakwood was traveling south on 16…while Jenny Bischoff of Stryker, was traveling westbound on D. Dolt ran the stop sign and his vehicle was struck by Bischoff’s. Both vehicles went off …

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