Williams County Newswire (Page 4)

Williams County Newswire (Page 4)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Williams County, OH. (Page 4)

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  1. Man accused of escaping, stealing cars is arrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 1, 2017 | Toledo Blade

    A man accused of escaping from custody in Michigan, then stealing cars over a six-day period was taken into custody early Sunday in Williams County, the Williams County Sheriff's Office said. Jade Herzog, 41, was captured near Kunkle shortly after midnight, after he allegedly tried to ram a sheriff's deputy's vehicle and crashed in a ditch on County Road O between county roads 16 and 15. Authorities said he was in "protective observation" at Mercy Health St. Vincent Medical Center in Toledo.

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  2. Tri-state crime spree ends with man in protective custody at St. V'sRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 1, 2017 | WTOL-TV Toledo

    The Williams County Sheriff's Office says they have apprehended a man responsible for a crime spree that spanned counties in Ohio, Michigan and Indiana. According to the sheriff's office, Jade Herzog, 41, is responsible for a series of crimes that started on Mon.

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  3. Edon chief is still off after fatal June shotRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2016 | Toledo Blade

    Six months ago, the police chief of this Williams County village shot and killed an armed man during a mental-health check. The mayor immediately placed Chief Tom Szymczak on paid leave pending an investigation and medical assessment.

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  4. Auto-title offices slated for upgradeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2016 | Toledo Blade

    If Santa brings you a new car or boat on Christmas, keep in mind that auto-title offices across Ohio will be closed Monday and Jan. 2 in observance of the holidays and on Dec. 30 and Dec. 31 for a statewide software update. The Ohio Bureau of Motor Vehicles is implementing new Automated Title Processing System software that is expected to speed the titling process for customers as well as auto dealers.

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  5. Helen C. GamboeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2016 | Toledo Blade

    Helen C. Gamboe, who knew the happenings in the community she was so active in and who kept readers up to date as The Blade correspondent in Williams County, died Saturday in Hillsdale Country Living, a nursing facility near Bryan. She was 92. She had dementia, her daughter, Marilyn, said.

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  6. Weather advisory: Snow, ice accumulations possibleRead the original story

    Dec 16, 2016 | Journal Gazette

    ... * An advisory from 7 p.m. tonight through 4 p.m. Saturday for LaGrange and Steuben counties in Indiana and Williams County, Ohio. It said 2 to 3 inches of snow, along with minor ice accumulations of less than one-tenth of an inch, are possible. * An ...

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  7. NN Metal Stampings faces almost $80K fineRead the original story

    Dec 9, 2016 | Toledo Blade

    A southwestern Ohio firm has been fined nearly $80,000 by federal workplace safety regulators for a series of violations at its metal stamping plant in Williams County. The U.S. Department of Labor's Occupational Safety and Health Administration said it uncovered a number of issues at NN Metal Stampings Inc .

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  8. Wanted man arrested in Fulton Co. following police chaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2016 | WTOL-TV Toledo

    It started Monday morning when Randon Goebel failed to appear for sentencing in Williams County court on an abduction charge. According to the press release, officers received a complaint from the victim of the abduction saying Goebel had just called and said he was coming to get them, violating the protection order issued by the court.

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  9. Police arrest burglary suspectRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2016 | Journal Gazette

    ... ., officers showed up at a residence in the 9400 block of east U.S. 20 to assist the sheriff's department in Williams County, Ohio, which is where the stolen goods were reported.

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  10. DeKalb, LaGrange, Noble, Steuben, Defiance, Williams: Snow, freezing rain possibleRead the original story

    Nov 22, 2016 | Journal Gazette

    A brief period of light snow and light freezing rain is possible late tonight and Wednesday morning before changing to all rain in parts of northeast Indiana and northwest Ohio north of Fort Wayne, the National Weather Service said.

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  11. Edon officials decline to rule on police chief's futureRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2016 | Toledo Blade

    ... he was placed on administrative leave after a fatal June 16 shooting outside Montpelier. Edon police joined Williams County sheriff's deputies and other law-enforcement officers during a June well-being check. John Anderson, 59, sat outside with a ...

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  12. Safety violations cited as Dollar General fined $1MRead the original story

    Nov 15, 2016 | Toledo Blade

    The U.S. Department of Labor says Dollar General has racked up more than $1 million in proposed penalties for its violation of workplace safety rules over the last six years, including a major fine announced Tuesday for one of the retailer's stores in Williams County. Investigators with the Occupational Safety and Health Administration visiting the company's Pioneer store in August found emergency exits in both the retail area and the stock room were blocked.

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  13. BOE seeks pay increases for employeesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2016 | Putnam County Sentinel

    ... $26.26. Hancock County's staff is making the better part of $31 per hour. Seneca County, $22.73 an hour. Williams County, which is quite comparable, but operates on a shorter work week, their staff there is making $20.38 an hour, plus the comp time. ...

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  14. Safety violations cited as Dollar General fined $1MRead the original story

    Nov 15, 2016 | Toledo Blade

    The U.S. Department of Labor says Dollar General has racked up more than $1 million in proposed penalties for its violation of workplace safety rules over the last six years, including a major fine announced Tuesday for one of the retailer's stores in Williams County. Investigators with the Occupational Safety and Health Administration visiting the company's Pioneer store in August found emergency exits in both the retail area and the stock room were blocked.

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  15. Outdoors notebook | Angler's northern pike eclipses Ohio recordRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2016 | The Columbus Dispatch

    Large northern pike are more readily found in Canada than in Ohio, but the fish is native to Lake Erie and nothern rivers in the state. Ohio anglers typically travel Canada distance to catch a bragging-size northern pike, but Troy Klingler, 35, didn't have to stray far from his Williams County home in the northwest corner of the state.

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  16. Edon chief said he shot suspect during standoffRead the original story

    Nov 9, 2016 | Toledo Blade

    ... more agitated and ignored officers' orders. He shot Mr. Anderson in the back from about 75 yards away. A Williams County grand jury last week declined to pursue criminal charges against him. Chief Szymczak has been on paid leave since the shooting. ...

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  17. Donald Trump's US election win is America's Brexit - voted...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2016 | Mirror.co.uk

    ... "He's not part of the Washington establishment," an elderly Trump supporter called Dave Anderson told me in Williams County, Ohio, a few days later. I've been there and they have their own way of doing things - but it's all done for themselves." How ...

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  18. Man struck, killed by tractor-trailer rig on Ohio TurnpikeRead the original story

    Nov 5, 2016 | Toledo Blade

    A man is dead after being struck by a tractor-trailer rig early today on the Ohio Turnpike near this Williams County community, according to the Swanton post of the Ohio Highway Patrol. The victim was struck about 2:05 a.m. near mile marker 4 in the westbound lanes of the turnpike, according to a statement from the patrol.

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  19. Edon chief on leave from force after fatal shootingRead the original story

    Nov 4, 2016 | Toledo Blade

    ... on paid absence since a fatal June 16 standoff with John Anderson, 59, outside Mr. Anderson's home. A Williams County grand jury this week declined to pursue criminal charges against the chief. Village officials on Friday released several documents ...

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  20. Drug dealer convicted in Williams CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2016 | WTOL-TV Toledo

    A Pioneer man was convicted of five felony drug offenses in Williams County Common Pleas Court Thursday for trafficking and aggravated possession of drugs. Gregory Hines, 57, pleaded guilty to all charges after months of pretrial hearings.

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