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Wapak man dead in accident

Wapak man dead in accident

WAPAKONETA — An Auglaize County family is in mourning after a 50-year-old man was accidentally killed at his residence while working on a truck....

July 1st, 2016 updated: July 1st, 2016. |  


New state minimum wage hikes come with ‘off ramps’

WASHINGTON — Driven by a recovering economy and concerns about income inequality, many states and localities this year significantly raised thei...

June 30th, 2016 |  


Journeyto Jupiter

Journeyto Jupiter

AP Science WriterEds: Adds details; NASA briefing at 1 p.m. EDT. On July 4, engine burn expected to begin at 8:18 p.m. PDT (11:18 p.m. EDT) and end at...

June 30th, 2016 |  


Lima Memorial nurse honored for extraordinary patient care

Lima Memorial nurse honored for extraordinary patient care

LIMA — Nursing can often be a thankless job, with long, sometimes grueling hours of helping patients and families at times when they are most vu...

June 30th, 2016 |  


Analysis: Supreme Court takes left turn

WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court ended its term this week with two liberal victories — on abortion and affirmative action — that refle...

June 30th, 2016 |  


Heroin, other items recovered in Lima bust

LIMA — Members of the West Central Ohio Task Force served a drug-related search warrant Thursday at 1120 Essex Drive with the assistance of the ...

June 30th, 2016 |  


SPORTS


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Streak survives
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Shawnee football coach Carpenter resigns
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Lucky 13 for Indians

Miller City, O-G get ACME victories

ACME baseball sectional play has gotten underway in the Lima area.In District 2, Miller City defeated Leipsic 10-1 and Ottawa-Glandorf topped Columbus...

July 1st, 2016 |  


Nationals crush Reds, Finnegan

Nationals crush Reds, Finnegan

WASHINGTON — There are plenty of reasons why the Cincinnati Reds have lost eight of nine and are in last place, 22 games under .500.At the top o...

July 1st, 2016 |  


Croy gets win in 1st Locos start

Croy gets win in 1st Locos start

LIMA — The Lima Locos showed everyone why they are in first place in the Great Lakes Summer Collegiate League with their play Thursday night at ...

June 30th, 2016 updated: July 1st, 2016. |  


State recognizes Van Wert official for efforts in cross country

State recognizes Van Wert official for efforts in cross country

VAN WERT — For 35 years William “Bill” Swank has sacrificed numerous weekdays and weekends to do the task of officiating cross count...

June 30th, 2016 |  


Lima area results

BaseballGreat Lakes Summer Collegiate LeagueLima Locos 4, Hamilton 3at Simmons FieldH`011`001`000`—`3`10`3LL`001`010`20x`—`4`8`0WP–E...

June 30th, 2016 |  


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LIFESTYLE


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A booming good time in our area
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Star Spangled Spectacular: A guide
A booming good time in our area

A booming good time in our area

The Fourth of July brings notions of family gatherings, picnics, games and most of all, fireworks. Our area has a lot of firework displays to enjoy. H...

June 30th, 2016 updated: June 30th, 2016. |  


“Independence Day: Resurgence” – PG-13

The Story“They’re coming back,” says former-President Thomas Whitmore (Bill Pullman), “and this time, we won’t be able t...

June 30th, 2016 updated: June 30th, 2016. |  


Entertainment roundup: Johansson ranked Hollywood’s top-grossing actress

Entertainment roundup: Johansson ranked Hollywood’s top-grossing actress

Scarlett Johansson has taken the crown as Hollywood’s highest-grossing actress ever.A website called Box Office Mojo that tracks how much money ...

June 30th, 2016 updated: June 30th, 2016. |  


Religion briefs

Concert to celebrate Independence DayLIMA — There will be an Independence Day celebration, “God Bless America Again,” featuring sout...

June 29th, 2016 updated: June 29th, 2016. |  


One week can change a life

One week can change a life

LIMA — Last week, 47 children ages 7 to 11 attended Royal Family Kids’ Camp. The local Royal Family Kids’ Camp is just one of 300 ca...

June 29th, 2016 updated: June 29th, 2016. |  


OPINION


Life is a‘Cabaret’

Plaudits are long overdue for the production of “Cabaret” by the Octopus Production Company in downtown Lima. The intimate setting of our ...

July 1st, 2016 |  


Letter: Change needed before tragedy

Letter: Change needed before tragedy

In response to John Grindrod’s recent article, “Childcare and momentary lapses in vigilance.”Several years ago when I was working at...

July 1st, 2016 |  


Orange County (Calif.) Register: Brexit a global lesson

JUNE 26, 2016 — Great Britain’s vote to leave the European Union sent shockwaves through global financial markets and political bodies. Th...

July 1st, 2016 updated: July 1st, 2016. |  


Robert Garnett: Remembering the Battle of the Somme

Robert Garnett: Remembering the Battle of the Somme

One hundred years ago today, the greatest battle of the First World War began — the Battle of the Somme.Hope died that day, and the modern age b...

July 1st, 2016 updated: July 1st, 2016. |  


Letter: Congratulations to my mother

I happened to see the sunset last night. I must say, it was not particularly impressive. It was not the kind that makes me weirdly thankful to be driv...

July 1st, 2016 updated: July 1st, 2016. |  


Lori Borgman: I don’t need sorry, I need solutions

Lori Borgman: I don’t need sorry, I need solutions

Can we stop saying we’re sorry?I’ve been on the phone trying to straighten out some billing matters and every customer service rep I talk ...

June 30th, 2016 |  


BUSINESS


JSMC commander honored at retirement ceremony

JSMC commander honored at retirement ceremony

LIMA — A 26-year career in the military came to an end Tuesday as Lt. Col. Matthew Hodge bid farewell to the Joint Systems Manufacturing Center....

June 28th, 2016 |  


US stocks rebound as anxiety over British vote eases

US stocks rebound as anxiety over British vote eases

U.S. stock indexes mounted a broad comeback Tuesday as investors set aside their anxiety over Britain’s vote to leave the European Union and sna...

June 28th, 2016 |  


Biggby Coffee opens on Lima’s east side

Biggby Coffee opens on Lima’s east side

LIMA — Biggby Coffee lovers on Lima’s east side will no longer have to travel across town to get their fix of Caramel Marvel lattes and Cr...

June 28th, 2016 updated: June 28th, 2016. |  


Stocks, pound fall again due to UK vote uncertainty

Stocks, pound fall again due to UK vote uncertainty

Investor jitters over the economic fallout of Britain’s vote to leave the European Union sent U.S. stocks sharply lower Monday.The latest slump ...

June 27th, 2016 |  


Lima-area gas prices fall 51 cents in 2 weeks

Lima-area gas prices fall 51 cents in 2 weeks

LIMA — Gas prices in the Lima region fell by more than 50 cents during the last two weeks, according to prices reported to GasBuddy.com.The aver...

June 27th, 2016 updated: June 27th, 2016. |  


Lima Pallet to expand production, create 20 new jobs

Lima Pallet to expand production, create 20 new jobs

BATH TOWNSHIP — An expansion project at the Lima Pallet Co. is expected to create at least 20 full-time jobs and generate $665,000 in new annual...

June 27th, 2016 updated: June 27th, 2016. |  


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