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5 hrs ago | WTOV9

Family seeks missing dog, lends hand in helping others find pets

WTOV9.com HANCOCK COUNTY, Ohio - You normally wouldn't hear about a family's search for their missing dog on the news.

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Related Topix: Social Software

18 hrs ago | TheCourier.com

Parole violation puts Cheri Brooks in Hancock jail

By RYAN DUNN Staff Writer Cheri Brooks this week began her first stay in the Hancock County jail.

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Related Topix: Findlay, OH

Wed Jul 09, 2014

TheCourier.com

Man gets 7 years for robbery role

By RYAN DUNN Staff Writer The accomplice in a Findlay robbery and shooting was sentenced Wednesday to seven years in prison.

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Related Topix: Findlay, OH, Criminal Defense Law, Law

TheCourier.com

UPDATED: Findlay attorney Ralph Russo killed in auto accident, wife in Toledo hospital

State Highway Patrol troopers investigate the scene of a fatal crash on U.S. 6 in Erie County's Margaretta Township on Wednesday, July 9, 2014.

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Related Topix: Findlay, OH, Erie County, OH, 9

TheCourier.com

Hartman pursues insanity plea in murder case

A Findlay man who is accused of murdering his infant son has been found to suffer from a sleep disorder, and wants to change his plea to not guilty by reason of insanity, his attorney said Tuesday.

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Related Topix: Findlay, OH, Toledo, OH

Tue Jul 08, 2014

TheCourier.com

Taylor meets supporters at Wilsona s, praises statea s improved economy

Ohio Lt. Gov. Mary Taylor trumpeted Ohio's reduced unemployment rate and Gov. John Kasich's support of small business over lunch with 14 Republicans today at Wilson's Sandwich Shop.

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Related Topix: Ohio, US Governors, John Kasich, Small Business, Personal Finance, Findlay, OH

TheCourier.com

Community survey focus of Van Buren meeting

By MAX FILBY STAFF WRITER The fate of Van Buren schools' $29.3 million bond issue may be determined at a 6:30 p.m. meeting today in the district's community room.

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Related Topix: Van Buren, OH

Mon Jul 07, 2014

Toledo Blade

GOP's Oxley gets own exhibit

Six members of Congress have called Hancock County home, ending with former U.S. Rep. Michael G. Oxley, and that outsized civic role is highlighted in a new exhibit at the Hancock Historical Museum funded by Mr. Oxley.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Michael Oxley, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Jim Jordan, John Boehner, Ohio

TheCourier.com

Summer lunch program liked, but lightly used

OSU EXTENSION'S Karen McDougall, left, talks to Julian Brumfiel, 9, and Angela Hohman, 11, about nutrition at Glenwood Middle School during the summer lunch program.

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Related Topix: Life, Food, Nutrition, Findlay, OH, The, Video Games, Deep Silver

TheCourier.com

Read for Life to train tutors

Read for Life will hold tutor training from 10:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. July 18 in the Lindamood Room at the Findlay-Hancock County Public Library.

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Related Topix: Findlay, OH

TheCourier.com

Program offered on identity theft

The Findlay-Hancock County Public Library will host an identity theft prevention program from 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Thursday in the Lindamood Room.

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Related Topix: Findlay, OH

Morning Journal

Heroin just part of problem for juvenile justice system

Authorities in the juvenile justice systems of Hancock County in West Virginia and Columbiana County in Ohio say charging juveniles for heroin use or possession is somewhat rare.

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Related Topix: Drugs, Columbiana County, OH, Drug Addiction (Substance Abuse), Health

Sun Jul 06, 2014

TheCourier.com

Weekend collision injures 2

A Findlay woman and a McComb man were injured in a two-vehicle accident Friday evening at Hancock County 180 and Ohio 15, just south of Findlay.

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Related Topix: Findlay, OH, McComb, OH

TheCourier.com

Sun. Jul 6th, 2014

By DR. BRAD BUNDY While the rest of Ohio has had an increase in the number of deaths and emergency room visits related to unintentional drug overdoses, the numbers are decreasing in Hancock County.

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Related Topix: Ohio, Family, Kids, Bowling Green State University, Findlay, OH, McComb, OH

Salem News

Officials take new anti-drug message into schools

A tour of high schools in West Virginia's Northern Panhandle last year saw U.S. Attorney William J. Ihlenfeld II taking his anti-drug message into some strange places.

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Related Topix: Drugs, Family, Kids, Wellsville, OH, Education Etc., Drug Testing

Sat Jul 05, 2014

TheCourier.com

Weekend: Youtheatre lets its hair down for a Rapunzela

The Arts Partnership of Greater Hancock County invites you to attend Youtheatre's Summer Performing Arts Camp production of "Rapunzel."

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Related Topix: Findlay, OH, Home Gardening, Home

Toledo Blade

2 injured in Hancock County collision

A two vehicle collision around 6:30 p.m. Friday on Highway 15 sent two people to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries, according to a police report.

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Related Topix: Findlay, OH, McComb, OH

Fri Jul 04, 2014

TheCourier.com

They did the crime, but they cana t do the time

STAFF WRITER Most people in jail want to get out. Amy Peters, who is out, is begging to get in.

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Related Topix: Prison, Holgate, OH, Henry County, OH

Thu Jul 03, 2014

TheCourier.com

Hancock County agrees to new jail contract with Findlay

By DENISE GRANT Staff Writer Hancock County's commissioners signed off Thursday on a new prisoner housing agreement with the City of Findlay that increases fees and attempts to reduce overcrowding at the county jail.

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Related Topix: Findlay, OH

Wed Jul 02, 2014

TheCourier.com

Wants vs. needsPosted on Thu. Jul 3rd, 2014

AMY AND EVELYN Kutschbach pick up a bag of potting soil at a local home supply store.

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Related Topix: Family, Teenagers, Kids, Adolescents and Pre-Teens, Findlay, OH

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