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‘Black Lives Matter’ march planned in Lima on Saturday

‘Black Lives Matter’ march planned in Lima on Saturday

LIMA — A Black Lives Matter march is scheduled to begin at 9 a.m. Saturday. Organizers want the march to be peaceful and not focused on relation...

July 22nd, 2016 updated: July 22nd, 2016. |  


Loud noises possible as part of PotashCorp equipment installation

Loud noises possible as part of PotashCorp equipment installation

LIMA — Residents could hear short bursts of elevated noise levels near PCS Nitrogen in Lima, PotashCorp announced Friday.The facility is making ...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


Officers receiving an outpouring of support in recent weeks

Officers receiving an outpouring of support in recent weeks

KENTON — When workers from Kroger stopped by the Hardin County Sheriff’s Office with a box of burgers, buns and other food this week, depu...

July 22nd, 2016 updated: July 22nd, 2016. |  


Rockford woman’s body found in woods near Celina

Rockford woman’s body found in woods near Celina

CELINA — Police found the body of a 34-year-old woman in the woods Thursday near the east end of Industrial Drive and are trying to determine ho...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


Man lassoes bear with head stuck in big plastic container

Man lassoes bear with head stuck in big plastic container

GLENWOOD SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — A Colorado bed and breakfast owner armed with just a length of rope helped save a black bear with a giant plastic...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


SPORTS


Gordon readies for the Brickyard in surprising return

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Jeff Gordon always expected to be at this weekend’s Brickyard 400.The tricky part was figuring out his role.One week a...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


Practice pays dividends

Practice pays dividends

The journey between the peaks and valleys in a golfer’s game often happens suddenly. Sometimes it can occur overnight.After shooting an 84 in th...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


Dalton back with new coordinator as Bengals open camp

Dalton back with new coordinator as Bengals open camp

CINCINNATI (AP) — New Bengals offensive coordinator Ken Zampese isn’t sure why people think anything will be different this time around.&#...

July 21st, 2016 |  


Griffin era begins

Griffin era begins

BEREA, Ohio (AP) — Following his unceremonious exit from Washington, Robert Griffin III left behind a note in his locker that encouraged forgive...

July 21st, 2016 |  


Qualifying like a champion

Qualifying like a champion

After five championships and seven runner-up finishes, Sandy Doan still gets excited about the Lima Area Women’s Match Play Tournament.Especiall...

July 21st, 2016 |  


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Celina Lake Festival, a homecoming for all
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Celina Lake Festival, a homecoming for all

Celina Lake Festival, a homecoming for all

CELINA — The Celina Lake Festival is in its 56th year and going as strong as ever. The festival begins at 7:30 p.m. today and continues through ...

July 21st, 2016 updated: July 21st, 2016. |  


Tragedy fosters passion for helping kids

LIMA — The EMC Foundation presents Lima’s Day of Peace at 2 p.m. Saturday at Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Center Park.Tamesha Bingham, of In...

July 21st, 2016 updated: July 21st, 2016. |  


First lady, James Corden hit the road for ‘Carpool Karaoke’

First lady, James Corden hit the road for ‘Carpool Karaoke’

NEW YORK (AP) — It was a musical joyride for Michelle Obama as she joined James Corden for a “Carpool Karaoke” session that aired We...

July 21st, 2016 |  


Kathy’s House awaiting licensure

Kathy’s House awaiting licensure

LIMA — What began as a desire to open a transitional housing facility for those coming out of rehabilitation programs for addiction has grown in...

July 20th, 2016 |  


Religion briefs

Vacation Bible School planned at Westside UMCLIMA — Vacation Bible school with the theme, “Cave Quest,” will be held for 4 year olds...

July 20th, 2016 updated: July 20th, 2016. |  


OPINION


Letter: Thoughtful teen improving lives

This is a thank you to Skyler Tavenner, the Indian Lake High School senior who saved his money and bought chicken for the senior citizen food boxes. W...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


Letter: Only love can conquer hate

We live in times of total divisiveness. We live in days that every news story has some horrific tragedy where innocence is lost and lives are ruined. ...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


Orange County (Calif.) Register: Flying the unfriendly skies

JULY 17, 2016 — Critics of the stepped-up security presence at American airports since the 9/11 terrorist attacks have always said that while it...

July 22nd, 2016 updated: July 22nd, 2016. |  


Cynthia M. Allen: Lessons for all sides in Dallas, Baton Rouge, Minnesota shootings

Cynthia M. Allen: Lessons for all sides in Dallas, Baton Rouge, Minnesota shootings

Maybe the most important lesson to be learned from the recent events in Baton Rouge, La., Minnesota, and Dallas is that from time to time we can all b...

July 22nd, 2016 updated: July 22nd, 2016. |  


Letter: Trump clear on terrorism policy

Some liberals have criticized Donald Trump on the grounds that he has no clear plan for dealing with Islamic terrorists. This is balderdash. Mr. Trump...

July 22nd, 2016 updated: July 22nd, 2016. |  


BUSINESS


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A technology surge tips stock indexes to new highs
Dow inches to record high in mixed day for stock indexes

Dow inches to record high in mixed day for stock indexes

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks ended mixed Tuesday as investors let up on the accelerator after a three-week rally sent indexes to all-time highs.The Do...

July 19th, 2016 |  


Stocks inch higher, send S&P 500 to another record

Stocks inch higher, send S&P 500 to another record

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks ticked higher Monday as investors looked past this weekend’s failed coup attempt in Turkey and nudged the Standard ...

July 18th, 2016 |  


Liz Weston: Should you save enough to live to 100?

Liz Weston: Should you save enough to live to 100?

First, you were supposed to die at 85. Then 90. Now 95 and even 100 are common defaults when financial planners tell people how much to save for retir...

July 18th, 2016 |  


Duke Energy CEO: buyout foresees greater natural gas demand

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Duke Energy Corp.’s purchase of Piedmont Natural Gas Co. will create a company with the financial resources to expand...

July 18th, 2016 |  


Gas prices higher in Lima region

Gas prices higher in Lima region

LIMA — Gas prices jumped nearly a quarter per gallon at some local stations in the past week, according to prices reported on GasBuddy.com.The a...

July 18th, 2016 updated: July 18th, 2016. |  


Car talk:

Car talk:

Dear Car Talk:My brother-in-law, who thinks that I am mistaken if my lips are moving, tells me that the worst thing I can do to my automatic transmiss...

July 17th, 2016 updated: July 18th, 2016. |  


STATE NEWS


AP source: Clinton’s choice for VP to be announced Friday

ORLANDO, Florida (AP) — Hillary Clinton will introduce her running mate Friday, seeking to snatch attention from newly crowned Republican nominee Do...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


AP source: Clinton’s choice for VP to be announced Friday

ORLANDO, Florida (AP) — Hillary Clinton will introduce her running mate Friday, seeking to snatch attention from newly crowned Republican nominee Do...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


Winning numbers drawn in ‘Rolling Cash 5’ game

CLEVELAND (AP) _ The winning numbers in Friday evening's drawing of the Ohio Lottery's "Rolling Cash 5" game were:10-20-24-26-36(ten, twenty, twenty-f...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


Winning numbers drawn in ‘Pick 3 Evening’ game

CLEVELAND (AP) _ The winning numbers in Friday evening's drawing of the Ohio Lottery's "Pick 3 Evening" game were:4-8-8(four, eight, eight)...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


Winning numbers drawn in ‘Pick 4 Evening’ game

CLEVELAND (AP) _ The winning numbers in Friday evening's drawing of the Ohio Lottery's "Pick 4 Evening" game were:1-4-7-2(one, four, seven, two)...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


Winning numbers drawn in ‘Pick 5 Evening’ game

CLEVELAND (AP) _ The winning numbers in Friday evening's drawing of the Ohio Lottery's "Pick 5 Evening" game were:8-6-8-5-3(eight, six, eight, five, t...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


NATIONAL NEWS


The Latest: Farm water warning lifted in Utah algae bloom

SPANISH FORK, Utah (AP) — The Latest on a huge algae bloom that's closed Utah Lake, one of the largest freshwater lakes west of the Mississippi Rive...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


The Latest: Clinton chooses Tim Kaine as running mate

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on Campaign 2016 between the Republican and Democratic nominating conventions (all times local):7:30 p.m.Hillary Clinto...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


Munich police chief Hubertus Andrae: Suspect is 18-year-old German-Iranian from Munich

MUNICH (AP) — Munich police chief Hubertus Andrae: Suspect is 18-year-old German-Iranian from Munich....

July 22nd, 2016 |  


Hillary Clinton chooses Va. Sen. Tim Kaine as running mate

ORLANDO, Florida (AP) — Hillary Clinton named Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine as her vice presidential running mate Friday, adding a centrist former governo...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


Munich police chief says Munich attacker’s motive still ‘fully unclear’

MUNICH (AP) — Munich police chief says Munich attacker's motive still 'fully unclear'...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


Girl, 15, killed by lightning while on personal watercraft

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A 15-year-old girl has died and a woman was hospitalized in critical condition after lightning struck the personal watercraft ...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


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