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  1. 730 citations issued last week during a Light for Livesa effortRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | TheCourier.com

    ... 39 misdemeanor criminal arrests, as well as 12 drug arrests, were made during the operation. State troopers, Allen County sheriff's deputies and Lima police also conducted a drunken driving checkpoint. Agencies reported handling 84 property damage ...

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  2. Shake, rattle and rollRead the original story

    Saturday Nov 22 | The Daily Herald

    ... split time between there and our county office. (Can someone tell me why Delphos Jefferson is considered an Allen County school? We would love to have Jefferson, whose high school and middle schools are in Van Wert County, be a part of what we are ...

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  3. ODOT releases weekly road construction reportRead the original story

    Saturday Nov 22 | The Daily Herald

    The following is the weekly report concerning construction and maintenance work on state highways within the Ohio Department of Transportation District 1. Interstate 75 Reconstruction Project For the most recent information concerning the Interstate 75 reconstruction project through Lima and Allen County please visit www.odotlima75.org U.S. 30/Ohio 309 near Delphos may be restricted to one lane at times through the work zone for culvert work. Work is expected to be completed in the fall.

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  4. Shake, rattle and roll - ColumnRead the original story

    Saturday Nov 22 | The Times Bulletin

    ... split time between there and our county office. (Can someone tell me why Delphos Jefferson is considered an Allen County school? We would love to have Jefferson, whose high school and middle schools are in Van Wert County, be a part of what we are ...

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  5. Commissioners, Delphos discuss sharing new eco dev personRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | The Daily Herald

    ... added Commissioner Thad Lichtensteiger. Commissioner Stan Owens questioned the Delphos representatives if Allen County officials had mentioned contributing any financial assistance, but Gallmeier noted that nothing about that had been discussed. ...

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  6. Patrol OVI Checkpoint tonight on SR 309 near Robb AvenueRead the original story

    Friday Nov 21 | The Daily Herald

    The Ohio State Highway Patrol, in conjunction with the Allen County Sheriff's Office and the Lima Police Department, announced today that an OVI checkpoint will be held from 9 p.m. to midnight tonight on SR 309 near Robb Avenue in Allen County. The checkpoints will also be held in conjunction with nearby saturation patrols to aggressively combat alcohol-related injury and fatal crashes.

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  7. Red Ribbon Campaign Starts in Bath TownshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | Patch.com

    Public safety officials from all over the area met today with MADD & the Lima-Allen County Safe Community Coalition to kick off the Red Ribbon Campaign.

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  8. OVI checkpoint planned in Allen County tonightRead the original story

    Friday Nov 21 | The Daily Herald

    The Ohio State Highway Patrol announced today that an OVI checkpoint will be held in Allen County on Friday evening. "Based on provisional data, there were 918 fatal crashes in which 990 people were killed last year in Ohio, of which 30 percent of those were alcohol-related," Sergeant Tim Grigsby, Assistant Commander of the Lima Post, said.

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  9. Metzger finds new job in ElidaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | The Madison Press

    Metzger, who has been accused by several West Jefferson village employees of sexual harassment, was hired by the Village of Elida as village administrator, effective Nov. 10. He officially retired from the Village of West Jefferson Oct. 30. His hiring in Elida, located in Allen County, has been met with controversy in the village. However, it does not stem from the complaints in West Jefferson, according to published reports.

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  10. Teen burned in house fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | TheCourier.com

    ... , police said. Damage was estimated at $15,000 to $20,000. Beaverdam Fire and Rescue assisted at the scene. The Allen County Chapter of the American Red Cross was called to assist the family with immediate needs.

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  11. Set of Grandparents Adopt GrandsonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | WFFT-TV Fort Wayne

    November is National Adoption Awareness month and at the Allen County Courthouse 16 foster kids will have permanent forever homes. "It's an emotional day for us emotional ya very but it's a real happy day too," said Linda Jacobson.

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  12. Bluffton teen burned in house fireRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 19 | TheCourier.com

    ... to $20,000, according to the police department. The Bluffton Police Department, Beaverdam Fire and Rescue, Allen County Emergency Management Agency, Western Ohio Crime Taskforce also assisted at the scene. The Allen County Chapter of the American ...

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  13. Elida switching gears to renewal levyRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 18 | The Daily Herald

    ... ool - Gabrielle Brockert, Danielle Crouch, Savannah Meeker and Caitlen Koch. Approved the payment of $62,124 to Allen County Educational Service Center for contracted services from Jan. 1 June 30; and

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  14. One person killed in Allen County crashRead the original story

    Monday Nov 17 | TheCourier.com

    ... was pronounced dead at the scene and James R. Britt, 30, of Ada, was injured in the crash, according to the Allen County Sheriff's Office. The crash occurred when Britt, heading eastbound on Ohio 81, lost control of his 1994 Mazda and went over the ...

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  15. Weekly road report releasedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 16 | TheCourier.com

    Ohio Department of Transportation has released the following information about construction and maintenance work on state highways in the area: ALLEN COUNTY Interstate 75 reconstruction project through Lima and Allen County: Information at www.odotlima75.org .

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  16. Priest on leaveRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 16 | Toledo Blade

    ... parishes. Delphos, about 85 miles southwest of Toledo, is located in Allen and Van Wert counties. Landeck is in Allen County, southwest of Delphos. According to a news release from the diocese, an announcement regarding Father Reinhart's ...

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  17. Priest placed on leave after alleged intimate relationsRead the original story

    Sunday Nov 16 | Toledo Blade

    A Roman Catholic priest has been placed on administrative leave following allegations of inappropriate relationships with adult women, the Diocese of Toledo announced today. The Rev.

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  18. Allen County crash injures threeRead the original story

    Saturday Nov 15 | TheCourier.com

    Three people were injured in a two-vehicle crash on Ohio 117 at Kemp Road in Allen County at 12:52 p.m. Saturday, the Ohio State Highway Patrol reported.

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  19. People and placesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 15 | Journalgazette.net

    The Indiana Heart Gallery, a traveling exhibit featuring portraits of children in need of adoptive families, will be part of an adoption day celebration Wednesday at the Allen County Courthouse, 715 S. Calhoun St. The portraits will be displayed from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Employees with iAB Financial Bank participated in its iCare Day, working at more than 20 non-profit agencies in Allen, Huntington and Wells counties.

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  20. ODOT releases weekly road reportRead the original story

    Friday Nov 14 | The Daily Herald

    The following is the weekly report concerning construction and maintenance work on state highways within the Ohio Department of Transportation District 1. Interstate 75 Reconstruction Project For the most recent information concerning the Interstate 75 reconstruction project through Lima and Allen County please visit www.odotlima75.org U.S. 30/Ohio 309 near Delphos may be restricted to one lane at times through the work zone for culvert work. Work is expected to be completed in the fall.

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