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  1. Dog attack in Williams County leaves canine deadRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WTOL-TV Toledo

    Williams County Police says a vicious dog attacked another dog and possibly a person in the 100 block of Emmet St. and police were then forced to shoot and put down the pit bull who attacked.

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  2. Commissioner considers hiking county sales taxRead the original story

    Monday Dec 1 | Toledo Blade

    Mr. Gerken was pushed into discussing the possibility of a 0.25 percent increase to the current 7 percent tax by Toledo Mayor D. Michael Collins during a meeting at the Corrections Center of Northwest Ohio near Stryker. The topic came up during discussions regarding the ongoing impasse between Toledo and Lucas County over which entity is required to pay for transporting prisoners to the facility in Williams County 55 miles from downtown Toledo.

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  3. Teen Falls Through Ice in Williams CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 1 | WCKY-FM Findlay

    The Williams County Sheriff's Office says the teen was staying at a cabin with a family member and friends for the weekend.

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  4. Boy dies after falling through iceRead the original story

    Saturday Nov 29 | Toledo Blade

    Daniel "DJ" Spaulding went under water at Camp Frontier Boy Scout Reservation, on County Road R in Pioneer, Ohio, where a family member and friends were staying in a rented cabin for the weekend, according to the Williams County Sheriff's Office. A member of the group contacted authorities at 11:09 a.m. and said they tried to rescue the boy by throwing him a rope and were trying to find a boat, the sheriff's office reported.

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  5. Oregon teen drowns after falling through iceRead the original story

    Friday Nov 28 | WTVG-TV Toledo

    ... the boy. Once crews located him, CPR was performed and Spaulding was transported to Community Hospitals Williams County-Montpelier where he was pronounced dead. The William's County Sheriff's Office says 14-year old Daniel "DJ" Spaulding, of Oregon, ...

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  6. Powerful winds wreak havocRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | Toledo Blade

    ... 60 mph. The Ohio Turnpike was closed to large vehicles for several hours between the Ohio-Indiana border in Williams County to milepost 161 in Cuyahoga County because of the potential danger from high winds. A 31-year-old Toledo man said he was ...

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  7. Warmest October ever recorded globallyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | WTVG-TV Toledo

    ... Sylvania, Toledo, Oregon, and Maumee police officers to take non-violent offenders to CCNO in Stryker in Williams County, a 55-mile drive. Tharp says if the Lucas County Jail population reaches the maximum population of 403 inmates, dispatchers will ...

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  8. Overflow prisoners go to StrykerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | Toledo Blade

    A last-minute change in how and which inmates will be booked into the Lucas County jail could mean police crews from all over the county will spend hours out of service taking defendants to the Corrections Center of Northwest Ohio in Williams County. The changes were announced by Lucas County Sheriff John Tharp and county Commissioner Pete Gerken as a federal deadline to reduce the population at the Lucas County jail neared.

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  9. Lucas Co. Sheriff announces jail overcrowding planRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | WTVG-TV Toledo

    Tharp says if the Lucas County Jail population reaches the maximum population of 403 inmates, dispatchers will tell Sylvania, Toledo, Oregon, and Maumee police officers to take non-violent offenders to CCNO in Stryker in Williams County, a 55-mile drive. That would be a more than two-hour round-trip.

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  10. Record cold expected tonightRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | WTVG-TV Toledo

    ... are that many people locked up, dispatchers will tell officers to take additional offenders to Stryker in Williams County, a 55-mile drive. Lucas County Sheriff John Tharp says Lucas County Jail will keep the number of inmates under 403. If there ...

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  11. 2014 Hope for the Holidays Toy Drive kicks offRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | WTVG-TV Toledo

    Lucas County Sheriff John Tharp says Lucas County Jail will keep the number of inmates under 403. If there are that many people locked up, dispatchers will tell officers to take additional offenders to Stryker in Williams County, a 55-mile drive.

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  12. I-Team Investigation: Neighborhood NuisanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | WTVG-TV Toledo

    ... are that many people locked up, dispatchers will tell officers to take additional offenders to Stryker in Williams County, a 55-mile drive. Banner Mattress and Furniture was part of Toledo for more than 80 years but earlier this year the owners ...

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  13. Riviera Maria Moves Forward With InspectionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | WTVG-TV Toledo

    ... are that many people locked up, dispatchers will tell officers to take additional offenders to Stryker in Williams County, a 55-mile drive. Lucas County Sheriff John Tharp says Lucas County Jail will keep the number of inmates under 403. If there ...

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  14. Ohio Senate makes Hodges appointment officialRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | Crescent-News.com

    ... the Ohio Turnpike. His resume also includes stints as director of coordinated care at Community Hospitals of Williams County, director of planning and marketing at the Fulton County Health Center, manager of insurance plans and related programs at ...

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  15. 1 killed in Williams County crashRead the original story

    Nov 14, 2014 | Toledo Blade

    The crash was reported about 8:30 p.m. at U.S. 20 and County Road 15. Law enforcement and rescue crews were still on scene more than an hour later. Guidelines: Please keep your comments smart and civil.

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  16. Williams Co Sheriff asking for two new deputiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | WTOL-TV Toledo

    The Williams County Sheriff's Office in Bryan is still trying to deal with cuts from a few years back.

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  17. 2 decades later, widening of turnpike finally finishedRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | Norwalk Reflector

    ... Openings plazas near Swanton that were its last original plazas before being closed and razed two years ago. Williams County's Tiffin River and Indian Meadows plazas, which the turnpike rebuilt early this decade after leaving that location vacant ...

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  18. Ohio panel gives Hodges the okayRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | Crescent-News.com

    ... the Ohio Turnpike. His resume also includes stints as director of coordinated care at Community Hospitals of Williams County, director of planning and marketing at the Fulton County Health Center, manager of insurance plans and related programs at ...

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  19. Ohio Department of Health director namedRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | Aurora Advocate

    ... the Ohio Turnpike. His resume also includes stints as director of coordinated care at Community Hospitals of Williams County, director of planning and marketing at the Fulton County Health Center, manager of insurance plans and related programs at ...

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  20. Staffing agency struggling to fill positions in Fulton, Henry and Williams CountiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2014 | WTOL-TV Toledo

    If you're looking for a job, you may want to consider a position in Fulton, Henry or Williams County.

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