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Coronavirus Figures In IN

State health officials say 354 more Indiana residents now have COVID-19. Eight more have died from the disease. The total number of confirmed cases of the coronavirus is now 31,715. A total of 1,832 Indiana residents are confirmed to have died from COVID-19. Over 226 thousand tests have been given…with …

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Sewer Funding Coming In

The first portion of funding for the Alvordton sewer project has been secured in Williams County…it comes to the tune of $920 thousand dollars in federal funds from the Army Corps of Engineers. The grant dollars were awarded with the understanding of a 75-25 matching arrangement, with Williams County paying …

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Delbert L Eidenier, 95

Delbert L Eidenier, aged 95, died on April 30, in Las Vegas NV, where he had been living with his son Jim. A native & longtime resident of Pioneer, OH, he had lived in Temperance, MI for the last 15 years, and was able to live independently until falling ill …

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Olive Depew, 93

Olive Depew, 93 years, of West Unity passed away under the loving care of her family on May 24, 2020 in her home due to congestive heart failure. Olive was born on November 2, 1926, in Clinton, Massachusetts the daughter of the late Lester and Evelyn (Tripp) Mosher. Olive was …

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Eileen Proudfoot, 99

Eileen Proudfoot was born to Forrest and Bertha Proudfoot in 1921 in Delta, Ohio.  The Proudfoot family moved to Wauseon when Eileen was a baby. After 3 years they moved to Whitehouse, Ohio but 5 years later moved back to Wauseon for good.  Eileen recalled moving many times in each locale, …

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Juanita Rivera, 68

Juanita Rivera, age 68, of Bryan, Ohio, died at 5:13 P.M. on Thursday, May 21, 2020, at Community Health Professionals Inpatient Hospice near Defiance. Mrs. Rivera was a homemaker and child care provider. She was the best bingo partner ever. Juanita was a doting grandmother that adored her family. Juanita …

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Thigpen Accused In Stabbing

Clarence Thigpen, of Kalamazoo, accused in a stabbing in the Williams Center area, is in the Corrections Center of Northwest Ohio on two charges of felonious assault. He was arrested following treatment at a Toledo medical facility, after being shot by a Defiance County deputy in the reported incident. The …

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Crash On 15

Four vehicles collide on County Road 15 in Williams County. Officials tell reporters a driver, heading north, didn’t stop at the stop sign at U.S. 6. Halfway through the intersection, another car slams into it, sending the first into a spin. It starts off a chain reaction…as two other vehicles …

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A Semi Rolls In DKC

A big rig rollover closes down part of southbound I-69 in DeKalb County. The semi crashed into an abandoned SUV on the shoulder, near the 323 mile marker. The truck and trailer end up on their sides. The load…bottled water…strewn around the crash scene. The driver of the big rig, …

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DeWine Pushes Back Against Mask Shamers

Gov., DeWine says wearing masks in public during coronavirus should not be a political issue…it’s about people acting to protect others. The Ohio governor was on NBC’s “Meet the Press” Sunday…in response to North Dakota Gov. Doug Burgum’s call for residents to avoid mask shaming people wearing protective gear. Burgum, …

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