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James L. Cole, 80

James L. Cole, 80, of Kunkle passed away Thursday evening at his home.  He was born on November 11, 1938 in Jonesville, Michigan to Donald B. and Doris (Bell) Cole.  James graduated from Jonesville High School.  He proudly served his country in the United States Navy.  On July 13, 1963 …

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Injury Crash In Harlan

Three people are taken to the hospital after a two vehicle crash in Harlan on Thimler Road. First responders stayed on the scene for several hours. No word on the extent of the injuries. The investigation into the accident is underway by both state and local authorities at this hour. …

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Lowe Case Update

A Stryker man, arrested on Sunday after a police chase, is bound over to the Defiance County Court. Nicholas Lowe was in a Defiance courtroom for fleeing and eluding. Lowe, who was granted court-appointed counsel, waived his right to a preliminary hearing. Officers tried to pull him over on N. …

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Boil Advisory Ends In Payne

The boil water advisory in Payne is lifted. Mayor, Steve Wobler says a water main break forced the village to declare the advisory on Wednesday. No word on exactly caused that break.

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Big Business Wants IN To Move On Hate Bill

Presidents and CEOs for some of Indiana’s biggest employers have signed a letter, urging state lawmakers to pass a comprehensive hate crime bill. Pharmaceutical giant, Eli Lilly…engine maker Cummins, and 20 other organizations say Indiana needs a hate crime law that lists specific classes including race, religion, sexual orientation, gender …

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Ohio Roads Needs Funds

Ohio’s House speaker says he’s open to the idea of more revenue for road and bridge maintenance, although he hasn’t committed to any changes the House might make in the governor’s proposal for increasing Ohio’s gas tax to raise that revenue. Republican Speaker, Larry Householder says a safe, well-maintained transportation …

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Marilyn Joan Bouman, 84

Marilyn Joan Bouman, age 84, of rural Bryan, Ohio, passed away Wednesday, February 27, 2019, at Toledo Hospital. Prior to her retirement she had worked for the Aro Corporation in Bryan for over 40 years. Marilyn was born in Columbus, Ohio on April 5, 1934, the daughter of Raymond and …

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Doris Hull, 97

Doris Hull, age 97, of Wauseon, passed away peacefully in her home, on Thursday, February 28, 2019. Arrangements are pending at the Edgar-Grisier Funeral Home in Wauseon. Online condolences to the family may be offered at www.GrisierFH.com.

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Deadly Ped Accident

A Fulton County man dies after he is hit by a commercial truck. Mark Shadbolt of Wauseon was in the middle of the roadway on Highway 20A. Officers tell reporters the truck, driven by Allen Eberly struck Shadbolt. The victim was taken to the Fulton County Health Center, where he …

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Frisbie Indicted

An area first responder will answer to perjury charges. Williams County deputy, Mick Frisbie has been indicted by a grand jury on a fifth-degree felony charge of perjury after review by a special prosecutor. The charge stems from alleged conflicting comments Frisbie made in connection to the officer-involved shooting death …

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