Monday Jun 23
Sheriff offers dispatching service to Lake Twp.
A proposal by the Wood County Sheriff's Department to assume emergency dispatching services for Lake Township appears to be less than what it's currently costing the township to operate its own dispatching center.
Lake Twp.: Renewal fire levy to be on ballot
The Lake Township trustees Tuesday took the first step toward putting a levy request for the fire department on the November ballot, approving a resolution to ask the Wood County auditor to certify the township's current property valuation.
Mailer likens officials to Third Reich
A flyer comparing Lake Township police Chief Mark Hummer and Wood County Prosecutor Paul Dobson, from left at top, to Adolf Hitler has been sent to more than 5,000 county residents.
Alphonsus L. 'Red' Barron; 1920-2014: WWII vet became a mortgage lender
Alphonsus L. "Red" Barron, a leader in mortgage lending and real estate matters, died Thursday in Otterbein Portage Valley near Pemberville.