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Spending Numbers Released for Ohio House Seat

Written by on 18 June 2018

Spending figures for the Republican primary race for the 83rd Ohio House seat have been released.   The Findlay Courier reported that the candidates spent more than $250,000.   The Jon Cross campaign reported a spending total of almost $217,000, $78,000 post election and $139,000 before the primary.   The Cheryl Buckland campaign reported spending […]

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ONU Students Win Journalism Awards

Written by on 18 June 2018

The Ohio Northern University chapter earned 11 awards for excellence in college journalism in the Society for Collegiate Journalists’ annual contest held this month.   Graduating senior Grant Pepper was the most awarded collegiate journalist for the second year in a row with seven individual awards. Pepper also was awarded a Medal of Merit by […]

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Heat Advisory in Effect Until 8 Tonight

Written by on 18 June 2018

A heat advisory remains in effect for our region until 8 this evening.   With actual temperatures rising into the low 90’s, heat index values will be around 100.   Heat stroke, heat exhaustion and other heat related illnesses will be possible.   The National Weather Service recommends taking precaution such as reducing outdoor activities, […]

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Kenton Man Cited Following Crash in Wyandot County

Written by on 18 June 2018

A Kenton man was cited following a two vehicle crash over the weekend in Wyandot County.   According to the report from the Wyandot County Sheriff’s Office, 33 year old Kyle Smith ran a stop sign on County Highway 110 at County Highway 330, and his car was struck by an eastbound vehicle being driven […]

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Woman Charged with Theft and Assault

Written by on 18 June 2018

A Kenton woman was arrested over the weekend in connection to a theft and assault.   According to the Kenton Police Department report, officers were dispatched to the area of Decatur and Barron Streets to investigate the complaint.   A woman was robbed of a small amount of money, and 29 year old Georgina L. […]

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Kenton Man Arrested on Warrant

Written by on 18 June 2018

A Kenton Man was arrested following a traffic stop in Wyandot County. According to the report from the Wyandot County Sheriff’s Office, 33 year old Matthew Kelly of Kenton was not injured in a crash that occurred around 7:22 on Thursday.   He was then arrested on a warrant from the Upper Sandusky Municipal Court […]

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Kenton School Board Meets Tuesday Night

Written by on 18 June 2018

The Kenton City Schools Board of Education Meeting is usually scheduled for the third Monday of the month, but the June meeting has been changed.   Instead, the Board will meet Tuesday night starting at 7.   Items on the agenda include numerous Employee supplemental contracts, hiring new staff, and retiree recognition. The board is […]

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Lima Man Facing Drug Charges

Written by on 18 June 2018

A Lima man is facing charges after Kenton police officers were called to Subway in downtown Kenton to investigate a call about a suspicious person.   According to the report, officers located the male in the parking lot and a loaded syringe located in his front left pocket.   The contents were sent to BCI […]

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Two Findlay Women Charged with Disorderly Conduct

Written by on 18 June 2018

Two Findlay resident were charged following a report of a fight in Kenton Sunday night.   According to the Kenton Police Department report, officers were dispatched to Village Pantry on South Main Street to assist  Hardin County Sheriff’s deputies, who witnesses a fight in progress.   Two women, identified as 45 year old Kimberly Dillery […]

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Man Arrested Following Report of Domestic Violence

Written by on 18 June 2018

A man was arrested following a report of a domestic violence situation in the 500 block of West North Street.   According to the report from the Kenton Police Department, officers were dispatched to the scene around 9 Sunday.   56 year old David Bates was arrested and is facing a charge of domestic violence.

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