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Teen ‘escapes’ with no additional time

LIMA — A Lima teenager serving a 28-year prison term for his role in the January 2020 armed robberies at Hermies Party Shop and Little Caesar’s pizza in Lima will serve no additional time for escape. Juan Freeman II, 18, appeared in Allen County Common Pleas Court on Thursday and...
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Wood County experiencing substantial COVID-19 community transmission

As of today, Wood County’s coronavirus community transmission is now at the “substantial” level and the health department is encouraged everyone — including those who are vaccinated — wear masks indoors. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s threshold for substantial transmission is 50 or more cases per 100,000 people...
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Juvenile pleads guilty to robbery, weapons charge

LIMA — A Lima juvenile charged as an adult in connection with robbing a Delphos teenager at gunpoint earlier this year will be sentenced next month after pleading guilty to reduced charges on Thursday. Joseph Hildreth, 17, also known as Joseph Lewallen, accepted a negotiated plea deal with prosecutors that...
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Man injured in tractor roll-over in Cygnet

CYGNET — Emergency squads were called to the village Wednesday night for a man who was trapped under a tractor. Wood County Sheriff’s Office received a 911 phone call at 7:58 p.m. to Union Street regarding a 36-year-old man with a tractor on top of him. It was unknown if he was breathing, according to sheriff’s office documents.
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Ohio BCI investigating suspicious death in Findlay

FINDLAY, Ohio (WTVG) - A suspicious death investigation is underway after a body is found at a Findlay home Thursday. Findlay Police say officers were dispatched to the 600 block of South Blanchard St. after receiving a call for a deceased male. “We are in the initial phase of the...
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An afternoon at Gottfried Nature Center

In order to dust off the cobwebs and remind the community that Gottfried Nature Center continues to be open for their use, the Wyandot County Soil and Water Conservation District held a Wagons and Wheels event Saturday on the 22-acre center at 9735 CH 330, Upper Sandusky. Pictured are antique tractors brought and displayed by the Indian Mill Antique Tractor Association including a variety of antique tractors from the 1920s to late ‘50s, including a doodle bug homemade tractor at right from 1929. Food trucks also were on site so attendees could enjoy a meal in the sunshine. The walking trail along the 7-acre wetlands is open year-round for community use from dawn to dusk. Ag educator and H2Ohio specialist Lauren Burner said the center also is open to be rented out by donation for use for meeting locations and other events by calling the soil and water office.
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Dustin Shammo rolls the dice with new game store venture

Bowling Green has a new trading card store, and it’s for enthusiasts, by an enthusiast. Dustin Shammo opened Black Swamp Games on July 19 at 124 W. Wooster St., Bowling Green, after running his business through a website and at stands at markets for a year. “I used to run...
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Lima’s Mellow Mushroom closing Monday

LIMA — A Lima restaurant known for pizza combinations nearly as funky as its Beatles-inspired decor will close permanently Monday. Mellow Mushroom, 2530 N. Eastown Road, Lima, announced Friday that Monday will be its last day in business. “It was a very rough and difficult decision, but we have decided...
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David Trinko: Finding your joy on a Thursday

It may be the fifth day on the calendar, but it’ll always be No. 1 in my heart. It seems strange to declare your love for a day of the week, but I’ve always liked Thursdays. Plenty of people are working for the weekend. Friday nights are beloved by many....
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Pre-Sale for Wyandot County Fair T-Shirts Underway

The 2021 Wyandot County Fair t-shirts are on sale now. Pre-sale only ends August 19. A link to order online can be found on the Wyandot County Fair Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/WyandotCountyFair. You can also drop off an order form with payment at the Senior Fair office at the fairgrounds in...
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Youth fishing, fish fry event Saturday in Lima

LIMA — Youth fishing and a free fish fry will take place from noon to 4 p.m. Saturday, July 31 at Martin Luther King Jr. Park, 800 E. 8th St., Lima. Lunch will be provided by the Dr. Martin Luther King Neighborhood Association. The Lima Parks, Recreation & Forestry Division...
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Business opens in Lima specializing in false eyelashes

LIMA — A new business is opening in Lima, specializing in false eyelashes. “It started with me launching my own lash line in 2017,” said Tavonna Pritchett, co-owner of Celebretee’z Lashti’Qu3. “I always said that I wanted a storefront. So my mother and father passed away. My mother passed in 2019, my father in 1995. So I’m an only child and I always told my mom that I would make this vision come true and I finally did.”