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Gregory Ritter, 50

Gregory Ritter, 50, of Angola, Ind., passed away Friday, March 20, 2020, in Pioneer, Ohio. He was born in Toledo, Ohio, on Nov. 13, 1969, to David and Karen Ritter. He graduated from Hicksville (Ohio) High School and attended The Ohio State University. Greg held a number of positions in …

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New Coronavirus Rules At NSCC

Northwest State Community College announces its Archbold campus will be closed and operating remotely until further notice. Individuals wishing to contact the college are asked to call by phone. Messages will be returned by the appropriate personnel as quickly as possible. Students are asked to contact their instructors for remote …

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Tax Filing Changes OKd

The Ohio Senate passes a bill, following the federal government in moving the tax filing deadline to July 15. In a video posted on Facebook, the mayor of Bryan said the city’s income tax filing deadline will also be pushed back to that date. Also, it was announced that big …

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OH Lawmakers Address Voting, Schools

Mandatory state testing for schools would be ditched this year and Ohioans, who didn’t vote in the March 17 primary, would have until April 28 to cast an absentee ballot…under emergency legislation approved in Columbus to address the impact of the coronavirus. The bill also would allow high school seniors …

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Not Looking Good In IN

Top Indiana officials warn the state’s rapid jump in coronavirus illnesses is just the beginning and that obeying a new stay-at-home order is necessary, even as President, Trump suggested restrictions around the country could be relaxed in a few weeks. Indiana saw its number of confirmed coronavirus cases grow to …

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John W. Oxender, 61

Ohio State lost one of their biggest fans Tuesday evening, John W. Oxender, 61, passed away at his home in Pioneer surrounded by his family, throughout his courageous battle with cancer, he was always “Buckeye Strong”  He was born in Findlay, Ohio on March 31, 1958 to Russell D and …

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Larry L. Haver, 80

Larry L. Haver, 80 years, of Hicksville, passed away Wednesday, March 25, 2020, at Hickory Creek of Hicksville.  Larry was born March 14, 1940, in Hicksville, the son of the late Lester Woodrow and Marie Maxine (Beree) Haver.  He was a 1958 graduate of Hicksville High School.  He then attended …

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Joseph “Joe” H. Kolb, 78

Joseph “Joe” H. Kolb (age 78) of Wauseon passed away peacefully at Defiance Inpatient Hospice on (March 25, 2020).   Joe was born on October 20, 1941 to the late Donald F Kolb Sr. and the late Corabelle (Segrist) Kolb.   In the early 1940’s Joe would spend the day at Kolb and …

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Robert R. “Bob” Wieland, 77

Robert R. “Bob” Wieland, 77 years, of Bryan, a loving husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather, returned to his heavenly home, Tuesday, March 24, 2020, at SKLD – Bryan Center, Bryan, Ohio, where he was a resident the past year. Bob was born September 24, 1942 in Wauseon, Ohio, the son …

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COVID 19 In DKC

A staff member with the in the DeKalb Central Schools District is diagnosed with coronavirus. School officials tell families the staff member has been self-quarantined since last week. Students were last in session at DeKalb Central Schools on Friday, March 13

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