Hancock Co. Drug Task Force conducts drug blitz in coordination with treatment facility
FINDLAY, Ohio (WTVG) - The Hancock County Metrich Drug Task Force, along with other local law enforcement, conducted a drug blitz on Wednesday which included coordinators from a local treatment facility. The blitz took place on Feb. 28 in Findlay and resulted in the following:. Traffic Stops: 59. Citations: 15.
Blanchard Valley Health System to no longer perform open-heart procedures
The medical center says advances in medicine have made reduced the need to perform open-heart surgeries, but will work with area hospitals.
The coldest February in Wyandot County history—and the warmest
Stacker compiled a list of the warmest and coldest Februaries in each county's history using data from the National Centers for Environmental Information.
Former Tiffin Elementary School slated for revitalization, bids now open
CHILLICOTHE, Ohio — The Ross County Land Reutilization Corporation (RCLRC) is seeking bids for the revitalization of the former Tiffin Elementary School site located at 145 S. Bridge Street. Project Scope:. Demolition of the existing building structure, including concrete slabs, foundations, and basements. Filling and compacting excavated areas. Site...
Detroit man sentenced to 20 years in prison for possession of methamphetamine with intent to distribute in Ohio
Eddie Lee Pope, 51, of Detroit, Mich., was sentenced earlier this month to 240 months (20 years) in prison by U.S. District Judge Jeffrey Helmick, after being convicted by a jury, in October 2023, of possession of methamphetamine with the intent to distribute. Pope was sentenced to 10 years of...
Think you have the best beard in northwest Ohio? Seneca County hosting a bicentennial contest
The contest has become a bit of a tradition in Seneca County, where similar competitions were held to celebrate 100 and 150 years.
ODOT seeking public comment on projects in Defiance & Wyandot counties
February 29, 2024 Press Release from the Ohio Department of Transportation: LIMA, Ohio (Thursday, Feb. 29, 2024) – The Ohio Department of Transportation (ODOT) District 1, in compliance with the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) and Executive Order 11988, is seeking public comments regarding the following proposed projects:. DEFIANCE...
Pregnant Amish woman found dead
A murder investigation is underway at an Amish home in Crawford County, and Monday night state police asked for the public's help finding a suspect.
Police: Man thrown from motorcycle after crashing into tree in Findlay
FINDLAY, Ohio (WTVG) - A man was hospitalized after he was thrown from his motorcycle Tuesday afternoon, according to Findlay Police. The accident occurred on Feb. 27 around 1:27 p.m. in Findlay. Police say a 31-year-old Findlay man was riding his motorcycle westbound in the 700 block of Howard Street...
I-75 entrances to close Sunday, Monday nights
FINDLAY — Two I-75 entrance ramps will be closed at night early next week during surface milling intended to improve vehicle traction, the Ohio Department of Transportation announced. The Lima Avenue entrance to both directions of I-75, part of the U.S. 68/State Rt. 15 interchange, will be closed Sunday night while the State Rt. 12 entrance to southbound I-75 will be closed Monday night, both from 9 p.m. until about 5 a.m. Lima Avenue traffic will be detoured via southbound U.S. 68/15 to the U.S. 68 split, then back north to I-75 during its ramp closing, while Route 12 traffic will be detoured north to the U.S. 224 interchange to reach southbound I-75, ODOT said.
Grenades found in unoccupied residence, Findlay police say
The three grenades were found at an unoccupied house Tuesday. The bomb squad determined a “military-style” smoke grenade was likely functional, Findlay police said.
Upper Sandusky's Pizza Bucket List: 5 Pies You Need to Try Now
This article presents a tour of five outstanding pizza places in Upper Sandusky. Have you had the chance to sample any of these yet? If you have, we'd love to hear your thoughts in the comments section below!
Fostoria, February 29 High School 🏀 Game Notice
The McComb High School basketball team will have a game with Arcadia High School on February 29, 2024, 17:00:00 CST. ALWAYS WANTED TO DUNK LIKE A TOTAL BADASS, OR DEVELOP ROCK-SOLID WORK ETHIC....
'Alrighty then!': Hancock County is going back to the '90s
FINDLAY, Ohio — If it's hard for you to come to terms with the fact that the '90s were more than 30 years ago, then apparently you can't handle the truth. A new exhibit in Hancock County will show you what life was like in the post-Cold War decade.
Area prep basketball roundup Feb. 28
Woodmore (5-18): Shots 12-44; 3-pt. shots 7-23 (Izaiah Wilson 3, Luke Morris 2, Kaiden Orcelletto, Brady Thatcher); Free throws 10-12; Rebounds 21 (Brady Thatcher 5); Turnovers 14. Scoring: Brody Ish 1 0 2, Kaiden Orcelletto 1 0 3, Luke Morris 4 4 14, Brady Thatcher 3 6 13, Izaiah Wilson 3 0 9.
The gas price fluctuate between $2.79 and $2.99 in Findlay as of 2024-02-29. Find the cheapest station near you.
Photo from Unsplash and unrelated to the city. For most people, it is a constant necessity of life to manage gas prices. The national average price for a gallon of regular-grade gas on Thursday is $3.319, a week ago the price is $3.270 , according to AAA.
Which Outback Steakhouses are closing? Two have shut down in Ohio, including Akron's
Two Outback Steakhouse locations in Ohio are among 41 across the country that Bloomin' Brands, the restaurant's corporate parent, is closing as it weighs underperforming units, according to Nation's Restaurant News. Outback restaurants in Montrose (near Akron) and Findlay have been removed from Outback's website, compared to an older, archived...
Defiance escapes Upper Sandusky in thin win
Defiance finally found a way to top Upper Sandusky 49-41 on Feb. 27 in Ohio boys high school basketball. Tough to find an edge early, Defiance and Upper Sandusky fashioned a 7-7 stalemate through the first quarter. The Rams jumped a close margin over the Bulldogs as both teams headed...
Deadline to Register for Hardin Leadership Class of 2024 is Friday
Hardin Leadership is taking registrations for the Class of 2024. Steering Committee Chairperson Kathy Oliver said one of the things she enjoys most is watching the growth of a participant, “That’s the fun part for me, I’ve got a 30 year perspective on how these folks have started, who they got to be involved with, not just class members, but within the community and watch that growth.”