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  1. Small Business Basics seminars set for JanuaryRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Beacon

    ... Regional Chamber of Commerce (conference room), 19 W. Market St., Tiffin - Wednesday, Jan. 21 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. Erie County Chamber of Commerce (conference room), 225 W. Washington Row, Sandusky - Wednesday, Jan. 28 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Terra State ...

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  2. Boy dies after car ends up in Huron RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Chronicle-Telegram

    ... A 4-year-old boy taken from the scene was pronounced dead at a hospital. Chief Deputy Jared Oliver of the Erie County sheriff's office says the 32-year-old Huron woman who was driving the vehicle will face charges including operating a motor vehicle ...

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  3. Vehicle plunges into Huron River, child killedRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | WKYC-TV Cleveland

    Erie County Sheriff deputies have charged a Huron woman after a vehicle drove into the Huron River in Milan Township around 11 p.m. Vehicle plunges into Huron River, child killed ERIE COUNTY -- Erie County Sheriff deputies have charged a Huron woman after a vehicle drove into the Huron River in Milan Township around 11 p.m. Check out this story on WKYC.com: http://on.wkyc.com/1AWOSEO ERIE COUNTY -- Erie County Sheriff deputies have charged a Huron woman after the vehicle was operating plunged into a nearby river. Sheriff's say 32-year-old Lindsey Gunlach was leaving a friend's home near the 9600 block Riverview Drive with children in the vehicle.

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  4. No tax exemptions for Clara Ward, Knowledge ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Erie Times News

    As it closes out a busy year evaluating tax-exempt requests, the Erie County Board of Tax Assessment Appeals has denied exemptions for two high-profile properties. The first is the East 21st Street residence of Clara Ward, which houses what she calls her nonprofit Youth Development Center and which underwent a massive reconstruction in 2009 as part of the ABC-TV show "Extreme Makeover: Home Edition."

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  5. Eugene "Gene" Carl KrebsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Chronicle-Telegram

    ... w in Oakland Cemetery, Sandusky. Those wishing to contribute to Gene's memory may do so to the Humane Society of Erie County, 1911 Superior St., Sandusky, OH 44870 or to Sandusky Central Catholic Schools, 410 W. Jefferson St., Sandusky, OH 44870.

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  6. Rape victim, 16, alleges abuse started at age 9Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Norwalk Reflector

    ... Andrew M. Schee, 42, most recently of Bellevue, is charged with 17 counts of rape. He turned himself into the Erie County Sheriff's Office about 3:20 p.m. Friday. An Erie County grand jury indicted Schee this week. The initial investigation was by ...

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  7. Estranged husband, wife charged with rapeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Norwalk Reflector

    Erie County authorities are searching for a rape suspect accused of sexually abusing his stepdaughter over a seven-year period. Former Milan resident Andrew M. Schee, 42, of the 300 block of Main Street, Bellevue, is charged with 17 counts of rape.

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  8. Norwalk mayor stays strong amid allegationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Norwalk Reflector

    ... with the Norwalk police, who forwarded the incident report to the law director. He then sent it on to the Erie County Prosecutor's Office, which declined to file charges after interviewing both parties. Duncan said he was familiar with the man who ...

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  9. Two drug dealers convictedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Norwalk Reflector

    ... Longo would recommend a 10-month prison term when Hills is sentenced Jan. 29. Hills said he is on probation in Erie County, whose authorities are aware of a possible probation violation due to the cocaine conviction. Leffler said the defendant sold ...

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  10. Erie County Council rejects raisesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Erie Times News

    Erie County Council decided this evening not to give nearly 60 Erie County Court employees merit or job-upgrade raises. Instead, council members unanimously voted to create a committee that will take a yearlong look at the county government's personnel code and pay matrix.

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  11. Man sentenced in Greenfield meth caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Erie Times News

    A 24-year-old man was sentenced this morning in Erie County Court to serve one and one-half to four years in state prison on charges he operated a methamphetamine lab in eastern Erie County. The sentence came after Kifer pleaded guilty in October to one count each of possession with intent to deliver meth and operating a meth lab, according to court records.

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  12. Prison inmates arraigned on local drug chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Norwalk Reflector

    ... Institution for one count each of trafficking in drugs and complicity to theft. The convictions are through Erie County Common Pleas Court. In a separate case heard Monday, former Bellevue resident Randell T. Ladd, 30, goes to trial March 10 on one ...

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  13. Erie County Council explores radio system fundingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Erie Times News

    Erie County Council is still at least several weeks away from deciding how a new $26.4 million public safety radio system would be paid for. County Council this afternoon met with the project's consultant in order to ask more questions about the proposed state-of-the-art equipment for Erie County's emergency responders.

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  14. Chamber hires new leaderRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 16 | TheCourier.com

    She is the direct successor to Pamela Smith, who announced Oct. 23 she would be stepping down to accept a position as the head of the Erie County Chamber of Commerce in Sandusky.

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  15. Meadville Fire Chief Dies at 58Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | WICU12 Erie

    ... chief. Hedrick collapsed at his home this morning getting ready for work. His body was brought to the Erie County Courthouse for an autopsy where an Honor Guard of Erie Firefighter's stood and saluted. The year 2014 is going to end in a few days and ...

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  16. Growers hoping for a kinder winter for peaches' sakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Norwalk Reflector

    ... of 2014 and the early part of next year don't bring another Jack Frost that destroys their crops. Tim Malinich, Erie County's OSU extension educator for agriculture and natural resources, said the buds for the 2015 peach crop sprouted late last ...

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  17. Detective: Search warrant IDs break-in suspectRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Norwalk Reflector

    The Huron County Sheriff's Office has used a search warrant to identify the man who reportedly broke into an Olena drive-thru business. Former Norwalk resident Kenneth K. Low III, 25, of Sandusky, is being held in the Huron County on burglary and theft charges.

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  18. Dunlap clarifies comments involving NEDCRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Norwalk Reflector

    Huron County Commissioner Tom Dunlap said he wanted to clarify comments he made in a story that was published in the Reflector . In that commissioners round-up story, Dunlap spoke about a visit to the commissioners from an official from the Erie County Port Authority.

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  19. Erie County Council could take first step on court pay increasesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Erie Times News

    The first step before about 50 Erie County Court employees would get a merit pay increase is expected Tuesday night during County Council's meeting. Council will hear a first reading of ordinance that would grant a total of $106,532 to be divided among the employees, but a vote would not occur until a second reading Jan. 13. The two readings provide a built-in public reaction and comment period.

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  20. Drug defendant with 'clear' addiction sent to locked-down treatment facilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Norwalk Reflector

    ... in three or four courts over the last nine months. The defendant faces a pending sentencing for drug offenses in Erie County Common Pleas Court. He is charged with possession of drugs, possession of drug paraphernilia and a drug-related charge of ...

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