Three shot near LaGrange St. early Sunday morning

TOLEDO, Ohio (WTVG) - Toledo Police are investigating a shooting on the corner of Fellows Avenue and Moss Street, near LaGrange Street. It happened shortly after 1 a.m on Sunday. According to officers on scene, two adults and one juvenile were taken to the hospital. Their conditions are unknown at...
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Monroe County,

Adrian man dies in Monroe County crash

TOLEDO, Ohio (WTVG) - A man from Adrian is dead after a crash in Monroe County. It happened around 2:05 p.m. Saturday in Dundee Township on M-50, east of Dennison Road, according to the Monroe County Sheriff’s Office. The sheriff said in a news release that a 32-year-old driver of...
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Monroe County, MIMonroe Evening News

Adrian man killed in three car crash

A fatal traffic crash occurred on M-50, east of Dennison Road, in Dundee Township this afternoon. The Monroe County Sheriff’s Office reported that the accident happened at 2:05 p.m. and one 32-year-old Adrian man was pronounced dead at the scene. The preliminary investigation revealed that the Adrian man was operating...
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Dundee Township,

Monroe County Sheriff’s Office believes speed was a factor in fatal 3-vehicle collision on M-50

DUNDEE TOWNSHIP, Mich. – The Monroe County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a crash that happened Saturday afternoon on M-50 in Dundee Township. According to authorities, just after 2 p.m., 32-year-old man from Adrian was driving a 2007 Saturn Aura eastbound on M-50 and drove off the road briefly. Police said the driver of the Saturn re-entered M-50 and rear-ended a 2011 Ford Focus, which was drove into a ditch. The Saturn then crossed the centerline and collided with a 2007 Toyota Corolla that was driving westbound on M-50.

Rossford man sent to prison for sex crimes

A Rossford man accused of several sex-related offenses will be in his 80s upon his release from prison — a sentence that was applauded by dozens in the courtroom on Tuesday. Michael Allen Schramm, 46, appeared before Wood County Common Pleas Judge Matt Reger. Reger sentenced Schramm to consecutive prison...
Bowling Green,

Bowling Green celebrates Juneteenth

BOWLING GREEN, Ohio (WTVG) - People from all over flocked to Bowling Green’s Wooster Green park to celebrate Juneteenth today. “It’s freedom to be you. Freedom to love one another. It’s great,” says Columbus resident Maciole Newman. The event featured Black vendors, Black musicians, and lots of fun for the...
Monroe County, MIMonroe Evening News

Darrian's dream brought to life

Friday morning rain did not keep the community of Monroe from honoring the memory of animal control officer Darrian Young. Friday morning the new addition of a dog training area and outdoor run area at the Monroe County Animal Control Office was revealed and dedicated to the 24 year-old officer who was killed by a drunk driver, while on duty, last June.
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Fatal crash reported in Dundee Township

The Monroe County Sheriff's Office reported a fatal traffic crash that occurred on M-50, east of Dennison Road, in Dundee Township on Saturday, according to a news release. The crash happened at approximately 2:05 p.m. A preliminary investigation that a 32-year-old man from Adrian was operating a 2007 Saturn Aura eastbound on M-50. For unknown reasons, the Saturn left the roadway to the right. Upon re-entering the roadway, the Saturn crashed into the rear of a 2011 Ford Focus, which was also traveling eastbound and was being operated by a 20-year-old man from Sylvania, Ohio, according to the release.
Monroe County, MIMonroe Evening News

Whiteford superintendent accepts same position at Grosse Ile

Valerie Orr is saying goodbye to Monroe County. The superintendent of Whiteford Agricultural Schools recently announced that she has accepted the superintendent position at Grosse Ile Township Schools. Orr spent six years at Whiteford. "I've been very, very blessed to work at Whiteford," Orr told the Monroe News. "I've learned...

Archbold Rotary Welcomes Owners Of Bracy Gold Bison Ranch Near Swanton

Brent and Stacy Nofziger with Stacy’s daughter Leona Bucher of rural Swanton have created a home where the buffalo roam called the Bracy Gold Bison Ranch on County Road 4. Brent recently told Rotarians how they created a 55 acre bison ranch two years ago with one bull and 18 cows purchased from a bison rancher from Connecticut that has grown to a herd of 54 animals.
Bowling Green,

What will boost downtown BG business?

A number of ideas have been implemented to bring more business to downtown Bowling Green as it recovers from the coronavirus shutdown. But more is needed was the message at a forum held Thursday entitled “Moving Business Forward.”. The new live music and DORA has helped, but more can be...

Negro National League recognized in Toledo

TOLEDO, Ohio (WTVG) - A Toledo group is honoring the legacy of one of baseball’s pioneering Negro Leagues. The African-American Legacy Project unveiled a new historical marker to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the Negro National League. It was founded in 1920 when baseball was segregated and later became one...
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This is the cheapest gas in Toledo right now

(TOLEDO, OH) Depending on where you fill up in Toledo, you could be saving up to $0.40 per gallon on gas. According to a survey by GasBuddy, Costco at 3425 W Central Ave was the cheapest station in the area, with regular listed at $2.79 per gallon at the pumps Wednesday. That was compared to Sunoco at 324 S Detroit Ave, where a gallon of regular was selling for $3.19.
Monroe, MIMonroe Evening News

Red Storm experiments while searching for a victory

The Southeast Michigan Red Storm are trying to figure things out. Monroe’s new semi-pro football team has started three quarterbacks in its first four games. The situation has been just as jumbled at running back. “It’s hard to win when you don’t have a steady quarterback and a steady running...
Waterville, OHToledo Blade

ODOT has a bridge to sell you

The Ohio Department of Transportation has a bridge it’d like to sell you. Except that under ODOT rules, the Roche de Boeuf interurban railroad bridge over the Maumee River near Waterville officially hasn’t been a bridge since 1983, because its poor condition makes it unsafe for even a pedestrian to cross.
Monroe, MIMonroe Evening News

Ignatia McCarty turning a century old Sunday

A gathering of friends and family will help Ignatia Concetta McCarty celebrate her 100th birthday Sunday afternoon at the IHM Motherhouse where she lives. McCarty was born June 20, 1921, in Monroe and was the daughter of Publio Sam Pancone and Maria Gracia (Giarmo) Pancone. Her parents were both immigrants from Borgetto, Sicily.