NEWS


The Museum of Postal History holding Night at the Museum Gala

The Museum of Postal History holding Night at the Museum Gala

DELPHOS — The Museum of Postal History is hosting a Night at the Museum Gala at 5 p.m. Saturday, May 6, at The Museum of Postal History, 339 N. ...

April 25th, 2017 |  


Ohio Northern Symphony presenting concert

Ohio Northern Symphony presenting concert

ADA — The Ohio Northern University Symphony presents “Heroes: Beethoven’s Eroica” at 7:30 p.m., Saturday, May 6, in the Freed ...

April 25th, 2017 |  


Nearly 1,900 wild turkeys harvested in 2-day youth season

Nearly 1,900 wild turkeys harvested in 2-day youth season

COLUMBUS — State officials say nearly 1,900 wild turkeys were harvested during the two-day hunting season for youths.The Ohio Department of Natu...

April 25th, 2017 |  


Zion United Methodist Church, Elida hosting Gospel Concert featuring Christy Sutherland

Zion United Methodist Church, Elida hosting Gospel Concert featuring Christy Sutherland

ELIDA — Zion United Methodist Church is hosting a gospel concert featuring Christy Sutherland at 7:30 p.m., Saturday, May 6, 2017, at Zion Unite...

April 25th, 2017 |  


Annual plant sale set at Van Wert’s Fountain Park

Annual plant sale set at Van Wert’s Fountain Park

VAN WERT — Evergreen Garden Club is hosting its annual plant sale from 8:30 a.m. until sold out Saturday, May 6 at Fountain Park, corner of West...

April 25th, 2017 |  


Ohio Northern Symphony hosting interactive family music concert

Ohio Northern Symphony hosting interactive family music concert

ADA — Ohio Northern University will host an interactive family music concert at 3 p.m. Saturday, May 6 in the Freed Center for the Performing Ar...

April 25th, 2017 updated: April 25th, 2017. |  


SPORTS


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Late rally lifts Jefferson
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Columbus Grove stymies Ada for NWC win
Porky and the Pandas: Once headliners in Halloran’s heyday

Porky and the Pandas: Once headliners in Halloran’s heyday

EDITOR’S NOTE — This is part one of a two part series looking at Lima’s local minor league team in the 1930s through the 1950s. Part...

April 24th, 2017 |  


NFL draft: Browns still searching for franchise quarterback

NFL draft: Browns still searching for franchise quarterback

CLEVELAND (AP) — Finding Bigfoot has been more productive than the Cleveland Browns’ search for a franchise quarterback.This flawed footba...

April 24th, 2017 |  


Arroyo bewilders Cubs

Arroyo bewilders Cubs

CINCINNATI (AP) — With his high leg kick and below-the-radar breaking balls, Bronson Arroyo showed the Cubs a little old-style pitching. Who nee...

April 24th, 2017 |  


White Sox hopewin over Indiansjust the beginning

White Sox hopewin over Indiansjust the beginning

CHICAGO (AP) — Although the Chicago White Sox have gotten off to a rough start offensively, Tim Anderson is confident the lineup will produce.Su...

April 24th, 2017 |  


LeBron Cavs’ answer once more

LeBron Cavs’ answer once more

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — LeBron James stuck to the old script Sunday.Again, he bailed out the Cleveland Cavaliers. And again, he sent the Indiana Pac...

April 24th, 2017 |  


Indians blank White Sox again

CHICAGO — Carlos Carrasco pitched eight innings of three-hit ball, helping the Cleveland Indians shut out the Chicago White Sox for the second s...

April 23rd, 2017 |  


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LIFESTYLE


Dr. Ron Pohl: Advancing the care of cardiac patients

Dr. Ron Pohl: Advancing the care of cardiac patients

This month we celebrate the 20th anniversary of the open-heart surgery program in Lima. The program was initially started as a joint venture between L...

April 24th, 2017 |  


Suicide and genetics: a complicated association

Dear Mayo Clinic: Why does it seem that suicide tends to run in families? Does it have anything to do with genetics?A: The association between genetic...

April 24th, 2017 |  


Finding the truth

Finding the truth

I get a kick watching educational shows with my grandkids. One favorite is “The Cat in the Hat,” who is always up for an adventure. But no...

April 24th, 2017 |  


Activate Allen County: Volunteers needed to count Allen County’s bicyclists and pedestrians

Activate Allen County: Volunteers needed to count Allen County’s bicyclists and pedestrians

For the fifth consecutive year, the Allen County Bike & Pedestrian Task Force is recruiting volunteers to conduct Bike & Pedestrian Counts. Th...

April 24th, 2017 updated: April 24th, 2017. |  


Births

Lima Memorial Health SystemApril 20 — Marla Garcia and Edy Guzman, Lima, boy.St. Rita’s Medical CenterApril 21 — Aubreyanna Stratt...

April 24th, 2017 |  


Prom photos: Ottawa-Glandorf, Lima Senior and Columbus Grove

Prom photos: Ottawa-Glandorf, Lima Senior and Columbus Grove

Check out photographs from the Ottawa-Glandorf prom over the weekend, as well as past pictures from Lima Senior and Columbus Grove proms.Click here to...

April 24th, 2017 |  


OPINION


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Rachel Bovard: Shunning the shutdown

Chicago Tribune: Trump’s Kenosha doctrine is good for America

APRIL 21, 2017 — Are you an American with expertise in computer programming, engineering or business analytics? If so, you probably have a good ...

April 25th, 2017 updated: April 25th, 2017. |  


Rachel Bovard: Shunning the shutdown

Rachel Bovard: Shunning the shutdown

Here we go again. As Congress returns from its recess, it faces a potential government shutdown. Lawmakers will have only a few days to prevent the go...

April 25th, 2017 updated: April 25th, 2017. |  


Celebrating WorkersMemorial Day

April 28th marks Workers Memorial Day — the AFL-CIO’s way of honoring “those who have suffered…on the job.”Unfortunately...

April 25th, 2017 updated: April 25th, 2017. |  


Letter: Be careful about judging too quickly

I was wondering how many people read the article in The Lima News, “The Odd Downfall of the School Librarian of the Year?” (Monday, April ...

April 25th, 2017 updated: April 25th, 2017. |  


Jim Krumel: Fact check: How many, what kind of jobs in Lima?

Jim Krumel: Fact check: How many, what kind of jobs in Lima?

On Friday, within five miles of downtown Lima, there were 1,017 job openings.This doesn’t include jobs available through temporary hiring servic...

April 24th, 2017 updated: April 24th, 2017. |  


BUSINESS


Realtors: Area home supply thinnest in years

Realtors: Area home supply thinnest in years

LIMA — For those looking to sell a house in the Lima-Allen County area, there are reasons to feel optimistic. Homes are often selling in hours o...

April 24th, 2017 updated: April 24th, 2017. |  


NEW BREMEN — Marvin Wente, now 64, purchased his fully loaded 1972 Plymouth Duster when he was only 19 years old.The perfect story would tell th...

April 23rd, 2017 |  


An illustration of why it’s best to get two tires replaced when you get a flat

An illustration of why it’s best to get two tires replaced when you get a flat

Dear Car Talk:I have a 2015 BMW X3, which is equipped with run-flat tires. My tire tread was measured, and I was told that I have “7s” on ...

April 23rd, 2017 |  


Ask Brianna: How do I deal with a mooching friend?

Ask Brianna: How do I deal with a mooching friend?

“Ask Brianna” is a column from NerdWallet for 20-somethings or anyone else starting out. I’m here to help you manage your money, fin...

April 22nd, 2017 updated: April 22nd, 2017. |  


How your selfie affects your insurance

How your selfie affects your insurance

A selfie reveals more than whether it’s a good hair day. Facial lines and contours, droops and dark spots could indicate how well you’re a...

April 22nd, 2017 updated: April 22nd, 2017. |  


Liz Weston: Investment fees could leave you old and broke

Liz Weston: Investment fees could leave you old and broke

You want to save as much as possible for retirement. The financial services industry wants to make as much money off you as it can.That thorny conflic...

April 22nd, 2017 |  


STATE NEWS


Man mauled by dog dies in southwest Ohio; police kill canine

Man mauled by dog dies in southwest Ohio; police kill canine

DAYTON — Investigators in southwest Ohio say a man died after being mauled by a dog, which was later fatally shot by police.The Dayton Daily New...

April 25th, 2017 |  


Nearly 1,900 wild turkeys harvested in 2-day youth season

Nearly 1,900 wild turkeys harvested in 2-day youth season

COLUMBUS — State officials say nearly 1,900 wild turkeys were harvested during the two-day hunting season for youths.The Ohio Department of Natu...

April 25th, 2017 |  


Honda to invest $124M for wind tunnel at center in Ohio

Honda to invest $124M for wind tunnel at center in Ohio

MARYSVILLE — Honda says it will invest $124 million to establish a wind tunnel facility at a research center in Ohio.A statement from the presid...

April 25th, 2017 updated: April 25th, 2017. |  


Toy given to police officer as safety talisman gets to Ohio

Toy given to police officer as safety talisman gets to Ohio

CINCINNATI — Police in Ohio have received a stuffed toy given by a child to a Pennsylvania police officer to help keep him safe.The Cincinnati E...

April 25th, 2017 |  


House budget pumps $170M into solving Ohio’s opiate epidemic

House budget pumps $170M into solving Ohio’s opiate epidemic

COLUMBUS — A plan unveiled Tuesday by majority House Republicans includes funding for a smartphone app, a 24-hour hotline and other inventive wa...

April 25th, 2017 updated: April 25th, 2017. |  


Prosecutors: Driver who killed boy cited 3 times since crash

Prosecutors: Driver who killed boy cited 3 times since crash

CLEVELAND — Prosecutors want bond revoked for an Ohio woman charged in a hit-and-run that killed a 12-year-old boy, saying she’s been cite...

April 25th, 2017 |  


NATIONAL NEWS


At meat market, the far-right Le Pen backs “eating French”

PARIS (AP) — French far-right presidential contender Marine Le Pen has called for more food to be produced and consumed in the country known as the ...

April 25th, 2017 |  


Arkansas conducts nation’s 1st double execution since 2000

VARNER, Ark. (AP) — After going nearly 12 years without executing an inmate, Arkansas now has executed three in a few days — including two in one ...

April 25th, 2017 |  


The Latest: Ivanka Trump ‘rather unfamiliar’ with new role

BERLIN (AP) — The Latest on Ivanka Trump's trip to Berlin (all times local):___2:35 p.m.Ivanka Trump says she's still "rather unfamiliar" with the r...

April 25th, 2017 |  


Coast Guard: 2 dead after explosion on ship in the Atlantic

BALTIMORE (AP) — Authorities say two crew members are dead after an explosion on a ship in the North Atlantic Ocean.The U.S. Coast Guard said in a s...

April 25th, 2017 |  


A budget deficit challenge for Trump’s tax plan

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump plans to stick with his campaign pledge to slash the corporate tax rate from 35 percent to 15 percent, but ...

April 25th, 2017 |  


3 men convicted in Swedish rape livestreamed on Facebook

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — A Swedish court has sentenced three men for participating in a gang rape that was streamed live on a closed Facebook grou...

April 25th, 2017 |