Ottawa McDonald’s donating to Cancer Assistance Program

Ottawa McDonald’s donating to Cancer Assistance Program

OTTAWA — The Ottawa McDonald’s located at 777 N. Perry St., Ottawa, will be donating 19 cents for each smoothie purchased on Jan. 29 to Pu...

January 18th, 2017 |  


Give Kids A Smile kickoff at Van Wert Smiles

Give Kids A Smile kickoff at Van Wert Smiles

VAN WERT — The Dental Center of Northwest Ohio Van Wert Smiles will be providing free dental care to children without dental insurance from 8:30...

January 17th, 2017 |  


Bluffton Family Recreation, St. Rita’s team up for “Keeping Active 2017”

BLUFFTON — St. Rita’s Health Partners is sponsoring Bluffton Family Recreation’s “Keeping Active 2017” program, beginnin...

January 13th, 2017 |  


HPV vaccine can help prevent six types of cancer, doctors say

COLUMBUS — The nation’s leading cancer doctors are joining together to send a clear message to parents about cancer prevention.In a consen...

January 12th, 2017 |  


Free program for adults 60 and over

Free program for adults 60 and over

LIMA — The Wellness Initiative for Senior Education program is hosting a free program for older adults on a variety of topics from 10 a.m. to 11...

January 10th, 2017 |  


Join The Lima News in the fight against breast cancer

Join The Lima News in the fight against breast cancer

The Lima News and publisher Doug Olsson, a Real Men Wear Pink participant, are partnering with the American Cancer Society to help raise money for the...

September 7th, 2016 |  


Ohio Department of Health provides tips to prevent spread of Zika

LIMA — The Ohio Department of Health recommends that travelers to areas with active Zika virus transmission should take the following precaution...

July 5th, 2016 updated: July 5th, 2016. |  


Lima torch run promotes organ transplants

Lima torch run promotes organ transplants

LIMA — A plastic torch made its way from Lima Memorial Health System to St. Rita’s Medical Center today, symbolizing all the lives changed...

February 16th, 2016 updated: February 16th, 2016. |  


Black infants dying at twice the rate of whites, report finds

Black infants dying at twice the rate of whites, report finds

LIMA — A report from the Ohio Department of Health reveals the state’s infant mortality rate is showing signs of improvement, but African-...

December 23rd, 2015 updated: December 23rd, 2015. |  


Whooping cough outbreak causes concern among Allen County health officials

LIMA — Citing a recent outbreak of whooping cough in Mercer County, local health professionals say it is important as ever for residents to get ...

December 11th, 2015 |