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Woman hanged in jail was alone, unmonitored
An inmate who committed suicide in the Sandusky County Jail last week was the only woman in her unit who did not leave for a recreational session, Jail Administrator Tom Flijor said.
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Man, woman charged with entering apartment after eviction
A man and his girlfriend were charged with forced entry after entering his apartment after he was evicted.
Doctor suspended over plane crash
The Ohio State Medical Board has suspended for "not less than two years" the license of a Port Clinton physician who annually signed off on an airman medical certificate for a pilot whose declining vision was determined to be a factor in a fatal plane crash near Fremont.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
City seeking loan for WPCC project
Fremont City Council authorized Mayor Jim Ellis on Thursday to apply for up to $58 million in a Phase Three construction loan for the city's Water Pollution Control Center project, as the city continues its movement toward completing the wastewater treatment plant improvements.
Support Lindsey's volunteer fire department
Anyone who would like to support the Lindsey Volunteer Fire Department can visit Bob Evans Restaurant in Fremont from 6 a.m. to 10 p.m. tomorrow with a community fundraiser flier printed just for the department.
Damschroder campaign OK'd
By a 4-0 vote, the bipartisan Sandusky County Board of Elections on Wednesday dismissed the protest filed against Rhonda Damschroder's write-in candidacy after the complainant refused to defend his protest and walked out of the hearing.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Winter sparks memories of 197820141978
When the Blizzard of 1978 blanketed the Great Lakes region, Sandusky County residents were snowed in their homes for days.
'Rex's Exes' at FTC for six shows
Fremont Community Theatre and director Pete Lowry, with special permission from Dramatists Play Service Inc., will present "Rex's Exes," a Texas comedy.
For the record: Two transported in injury crash
Two were transported to Memorial Hospital for minor injuries and were released at 5:30 p.m. THEFT * 5:14 p.m., a computer was reported missing in the 2100 block of Sandusky County Road 701 in Washington Township.
MEDINA, Ohio - Medina City Schools Board of Education Hires Chambers...
On April 1, the Medina City Schools will have a new treasurer, David Chambers. Chambers was hired by the Board of Education at its work session on March 3 due to the resignation of Jim Hudson in November, 2013.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
County man indicted on four rape charges
By RYAN DUNN staff writer A Rawson man charged with raping a young girl was among those indicted by a Hancock County grand jury on Tuesday.
New pottery studio encouragesCreativity
Tony Lindenberger, owner of downtown Fremont's newest business, wants the people of Fremont to bring out their creativity.
Strikes, financial issues marked Fremont in 1950s
The 1950s were clearly an eventful decade in the history of Fremont. The bypass, the Ohio Turnpike, movement toward flood control, the coming of Potter Village Shopping Center, the closing of Herbrand and the drive for the Kessler Industrial Park, public and parochial school expansion and much more marked the period.
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Bemis Co. to close Stow plant, at a cost of 115 jobs
Bemis Co., a supplier of packaging and pressure-sensitive materials headquartered in Neenah, Wis., plans to close a plant in Stow this spring.
Motorist dies after crashing into snow plow
The Fremont post of the state Highway Patrol is investigating a fatal crash that occurred at 8:52 p.m. Sunday on U.S. 6, just west of Ohio 19 in Sandusky County.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Fat Tuesday means lots of Paczkis
Paczkis, a staple of Fat Tuesday, have been flying off the shelves at Ideal Bakery in Gibsonburg.
Fremont listed in Top 10 in nation
Fremont joined the ranks of four other Ohio cities that earned a place on Site Selection Magazine's Top U.S. Micropolitans New and Expanded Facilities in 2013.
For the record: Woman reports tomatoes thrown at home
Sunday INCIDENTS * 9:39 a.m., a man reported that his mailbox was vandalized in the 2100 block of Sandusky County Road 241 in Riley Township.
Local man's bond set for $100,000 in knife incident
A Fremont man was charged with abduction, carrying a concealed weapon and felonious assault Sunday after being found with a knife with a 4-inch blade.
Man dies in vehicle collision with ODOT truck
A 22-year-old man was killed Sunday when the vehicle he was driving collided with the back of an Ohio Department of Transportation truck on U.S. 6 just west of State Rt.