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Work Trickles Down In Lordstown

A small contingent of workers has finished making replacement parts at the General Motors plant in Lordstown, where production ended in March. The idling of the assembly facility outside Youngstown has resulted in the elimination of 1,700 union jobs. Around 100 workers remain inside the plant with more layoffs looming.

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OD Averted

A woman is found overdosed on a Bryan street. The victim was walking her dog…she was located lying on the grass between the street and the sidewalk on North Allen St. CPR, then the drug naloxone is used to get the woman conscious again. She was taken to Community Hospitals, …

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Teen Saved By Police

A sex trafficking victim is saved by area officers. Troopers from the Swanton Post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol make an arrest during a routine traffic stop on the Ohio Turnpike. They pulled over Juan Pedraza…a 15-year-old girl was in the car, too. Both were from Central America, so …

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WC Deps Want Cooper

Williams County deputies want Joshua Cooper for disappearing after a three-count felony drug possession indictment. In February, Cooper was charged with aggravated possession of methamphetamine and more. If you know Cooper’s whereabouts, county deputies want you to give them a call.

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Tax Goes Down

Efforts to put a multi-county special education and security funding proposal on the ballot in various districts in the four-county area is officially shelved by the Northwest Ohio Educational Service Center. The school funding levy was hoped to generate about $500,000 a year for each district.

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OH Ed Budget In Debate

The leader of the Ohio House says a proposed overhaul of the state’s school funding system probably will have to be handled separately from the state budget, due by the end of June. Lawmakers are considering two proposals after Gov DeWine envisioned $550 million in new funding, targeted toward higher-poverty …

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Corinne Kay Wright, 79

Corinne Kay Wright, age 79, of Wauseon, Ohio passed away Tuesday evening, April 16, 2019 in Indian Meadows Nursing Center, Wauseon, Ohio.  She was born March 19, 1940 in Wauseon to the late Corwin and Wilma (Meier) Burkholder.  She married James E. Wright on January 15, 1961 and he survives.  …

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Chase Arrest In Bryan

Bryan Police and Williams County deputies chase down a suspected drunk driver. An officer tries to pull Jeffrey Patrick over on Townline Road. Officials say he was seen driving erratically and he refused to stop. He continued out of town on County Road 15 to County Road A, then over …

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A Double Fire In FT

Florence Township crews battle a vehicle fire on the Ohio Turnpike…only to come back later and put it out again. Officials tell reporters the first blaze started near mile marker 6 in the westbound lane. Brakes on a freight trailer hauled by a semi catch fire. After it was extinguished, …

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Guatemalan Faces Charges

An illegal alien is charged with rape in Hicksville. Clementino Co-Juc’s bond hearing was continued. Co-Juc is from Guatemala. The charge stems from a sexual assault investigation involving a juvenile reported last week to Hicksville Police. Co-Juc is held in Stryker.

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