Bowling Green,

G. Rapids woman cited after striking BG business

A Grand Rapids woman has been cited after striking a Bowling Green building with her vehicle. On Thursday at 10:52 a.m., police were called to 1121 S. Main St. where Heather Gorham had struck the Game Stop store. According to the description on the accident report, she parked in front...
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Bowling Green,

Driver cited after hitting GameStop business in BG

Bowling Green Police Division responded to a vehicle running into a business on South Main Street on Thursday around 10:52 a.m. Heather Gorham, 35, of Grand Rapids, was cited for operating a motor vehicle without reasonable control, after she reportedly hit the GameStop building at 1121 S. Main St. According to the police report, Gorham was driving her Buick LeSabre southbound in the parking lot when she struck the building.
Paulding County,

Breaking & Entering Investigation

Defiance, Ohio—June 16, 2021 at 2:30 p.m., deputies were dispatched to 23092 SR 66 Defiance, Ohio, which is in Northeast Paulding County, for a breaking & entering in-progress. The landowner had arrived at their uninhabited property and discovered two adult men actively stealing their goods. One male fled immediately, the...
Hillsdale, MIHillsdale Daily News

Hillsdale man requests trial for fleeing police, meth possession

HILLSDALE — A Hillsdale man charged with fleeing from a police officer and possession of methamphetamine requested his case be set for a jury trial in Hillsdale County Circuit Court. James Russell Jonassen, 59, was arrested March 18 by the Hillsdale County Sheriff’s Office for fourth-degree fleeing police and as...

Swanton Unveils Plans For 2021 Fireworks Fest

SWANTON, OH— In honor of Independence Day, the annual Swanton Fireworks Fest will be held on Saturday, July 3, 2021. There will be music, food, and fun so bring the whole family to Swanton High School and enjoy the evening. Gates will open at 6:00 pm. with the fantastic fireworks display beginning at dusk.
Lenawee County, MIMonroe Evening News

Resolution is in support of all, not just the vaccinated

I am writing to clear up a few questions about the resolution against discrimination based on vaccine status that was brought before the Lenawee County Commissioners board at their June meeting. There was an article previously published in the Saturday edition of the Telegram, and I would like to add...
Grand Rapids, OHWKRC

Driver crashes semi into Ohio home, later found dead in nearby river

GRAND RAPIDS, Ohio (WNWO/WKRC) - Wood County sheriff's deputies have recovered a body from the Maumee River confirmed to be the driver in a recent truck-into-house collision. A press release from the sheriff's office states that Wednesday just before 8 a.m. the semitrailer truck hit multiple vehicles before crashing into the corner of a home in Grand Rapids.
Henry County, OHCrescent-News

Henry commissioners discuss 200th anniversary

NAPOLEON — Henry County commissioners are considering a belated observation of the county's 200th anniversary in conjunction with the restoration of "Lady Justice" to the courthouse's top. Commissioner Jeff Mires noted that a committee met recently to discuss the anniversary commemorating Henry County's establishment in 1820. Observations were planned last...
Lenawee County,

Lenawee County COVID-19 Update: June 17th, 2021

Adrian, MI – The Lenawee County Health Department, on Thursday, reported 2 new confirmed cases of COVID-19, with 1 person in the hospital. There are currently 9 people in Lenawee County monitoring at home, and 8,498 recoveries. The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services on Thursday reported 172 new...
Defiance County, OHCrescent-News

Smith taking new job with federal elections office

Defiance County's Kim Smith — until Friday the county deputy director of elections — will begin a new federal job Monday based out of the nation's capital, but she'll continue to live and work here. An attorney by trade, Smith has served as deputy director since November 2017, but she...
Montpelier, OHCrescent-News

Montpelier man fatally injured in motorcycle-SUV crash

RIDGEVILLE CORNERS — A Montpelier man died following a two-vehicle crash near here Tuesday evening involving a motorcycle and an SUV. William Stahler, 49, was pronounced dead at the scene of the crash at Ohio 34 and Henry County Road 24, about four miles northwest of Ridgeville Corners. The Henry...