Thursday Apr 10
Activity day planned for kids, parents
A free program for Putnam County children, ages birth to 5, and their parents, will be held from 12:30 p.m. to 2 p.m. Tuesday at the Putnam County Educational Service Center in Ottawa.
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Thursday Apr 10
Vendors sought for fall craft show
The Friends of the Putnam County District Library in Ottawa is accepting vendor applications for its seventh annual Autumn Harvest of Crafts show.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
Flood-control plans pushed back
By JOY BROWN STAFF WRITER The final report detailing Blanchard River flood-control plans may not be complete until 2016, a year later than previously announced, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers said Wednesday.
Sat Apr 05, 2014
Rivera s rise stops short
The rain-swollen Blanchard River did not reach flood stage at Findlay when it crested Friday afternoon at 10.3 feet, National Weather Service measurements show.
Libraries plan Easter celebrations
The Putnam County District Library will host Easter celebrations at all of its library locations in April.
Fri Apr 04, 2014
Program to focus on risky behavior
The Putnam County Task Force for Youth will present "Hidden in Plain Sight" at 7 p.m. Wednesday at the Putnam County Educational Service Center, 124 Putnam Parkway, Ottawa.
Thu Apr 03, 2014
Blanchard River: a Moderatea flood stage expected
The Blanchard River is expected to reach "moderate" flood stage of 13.2 feet today at Findlay, after rainstorms drenched the region.
Thu Mar 27, 2014
Injuries reported in Ottawa accident
Law enforcement authorities responded to a two-vehicle injury accident on East Main Street in Ottawa Thursday night.
Mon Mar 24, 2014
Being "No. 1" is usually a good thing. But Findlay's ranking in the top five in Ohio in five different categories regarding flood insurance is not good.
Three directors re-elected at annual co-op meeting
Paulding-Putnam Electric Cooperative celebrated a year of exemplary member service at its 2014 annual meeting, held Saturday, March 15 at PPEC headquarters in Paulding.
Hite, Sprague laude arts, say $4 million coming for flood control, too
Sen. Cliff Hite and State Rep. Robert Sprague picked the Kan Du art studio today to announce that area flood control efforts are in line for state funding this year.
Fri Mar 21, 2014
Despite what some believe, Hancock and Putnam counties are making steady progress reducing property damage when the Blanchard River floods.
Wed Mar 19, 2014
Carvers shape friendships as well as woodPosted on Thu. Mar 20th, 2014
MILLSTREAM WOOD CARVERS member Ted Lobdell displays several of his wood carvings based on Leaning Tree greeting cards.
Autism/Disabilities Collaborative plans resource fair in Ottawa
The Putnam County Autism/Disabilities Collaborative is offering a free resource fair for families and professionals from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. March 25 at the Putnam County Educational Service Center.
Mon Mar 17, 2014
Tue. Mar 18th, 2014
Docket From the public records of the Findlay Police Department and the Hancock County Sheriff's Office: Police Department A "highly intoxicated" woman, 20, found passed out Saturday with vomit on her face and lying in a mulch pile outside 110 Fair St., was... Fire damaged a Findlay home early Monday morning.