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Findlay Works to Bring in Business Video included

Findlay's announcement of a $38 million McLane Grocery Distribution Center seems to be attracting other businesses to the area. More>>

Antique Machinery Show underway in Findlay

The Hancock County Fairgrounds in Findlay is the place to be if you are into antique farm machinery.  More>>

Students rewarded for raising champion livestock at the Auglaize Co. Fair

The third time is a charm for Waynesfield-Goshen sixth grader Hubertine Fetter. After showing hogs at the Auglaize County Fair for the past three years, Fetter's hog was named grand champion.Sponsors raised $13,000 to buy the top hog at the annual Junior Fair auction.  More>>

Taking Control Back of Your Finances

A study by the Urban Institute found 35.1 percent of Americans have debts and unpaid bills reported to collection agencies.Whether its mortgages, auto loans, student debt or even cell phone contracts, roughly every third person on the street has debt in collections.Financial experts say financial management starts early, as debt in your younger years, often sticks with you into your later years. Metzger says the best way to manage debt or avoid it all together, is to take an honest look at... More>>

Paying for 14-year-old Kataira Gordon's Funeral

Earlier this week, 14-year-old Kataira Gordon, of Lima, was killed after the car she was in flipped over on Reese Avenue. More>>

Battle of the Badges to Encourage People to Donate Blood

Someone is in need of a blood transfusion every two seconds across the country. More>>

Homeownership at a 19-Year Low

Seasonal U.S. homeownership is at a 19-year low in this year's 2nd quarter-the lowest since 1995. More>>

Heroin a Factor in Growing Foster Care Rates Video included

Foster parents are always in high demand, but now even more so. Children have become the latest victims, when their heroin addicted parents are unable to care for them. More>>

A Toast to the City Video included

The Lima community is once again coming together for the annual Toast to the City. More>>

Auglaize County Veterans Honored Video included

The Auglaize County Fair held a special event for local veterans today. The Mike Swaney Entertainment Tent housed a celebration for veterans and their families.  More>>

Mercer County Expands Industrial Park Video included

Several businesses call Marion Industrial Park home in Maria Stein, but soon, ten more companies will settle on Industrial Drive. More>>

Split and Miss: the Lima Effect? Part 1 Video included

What's going on with the weather here in west central ohio? There has been a lot of talk over the years of a weather phenomena, but is it real? meteorologist Elise Dolinar talked with locals and has their opinions in the first part of her series, split and miss: the lima effect. More>>

Split and Miss: the Lima Effect? Part 2 Video included

We heard from Lima residents on what they thought of the weather phenomena, but now meteorologist Elise Dolinar will give us a look at what the professionals had to say in the second part of Split and Miss: the Lima Effect. More>>

Split and Miss: the Lima Effect? Part 3 Video included

In conclusion to the series Split and Miss: the Lima Effect, meteorologist Elise Dolinar will take a look at other potential factors that could be causing this weather phenomena. More>>

Van Wert County Dog Warden Fired Video included

A week-long investigation into the Van Wert County Dog Warden's Office has led to the firing of the county dog warden. More>>

2009 murder details revealed during hearings Video included

New details of a 2009 murder investigation are revealed during suppression hearings for Markelus Carter. More>>

Man sentenced for pair of Lima robberies Video included

A Lima man who was charged with a pair of robberies has accepted a plea deal...averting a trial which was scheduled for August 19th. More>>

Record Number of Ohioans Dying from Drug Overdoses Video included

More Americans are dying from accidental drug overdoses than car accidents. More>>

Cable Road Accident Video included

An SUV ended up on it's side following a crash on Cable Road in Lima today.   More>>

Accident Outside of Ottawa Video included

A car overturned in a ditch resulting from an accident on State Route 65 between Columbus Grove and Ottawa.  More>>

Fair Food Profits Video included

One of the most popular reasons people venture to a fair is for the food. More>>

John Patrick Carney in Lima Video included

State Representative John Patrick Carney spoke at a fundraising event at "The Met" in downtown Lima. Key people within the community attended the and donated money in support of Representative Carney.  More>>

Junior Fair Horse Competition And Care Video included

People look forward to fair week for rides, games and the entertainment but for junior equestrian participants it's not all just fun and games. Each day starts with a wake up call around 6:30 AM to feed, water, and clean the horse’s stalls…not once but twice a day. More>>

Emily's Happy Feet Video included

A young girl has found a way to turn her trials into opportunities to help other kids all over America. More>>

Devastation to Excitement with Ada's First United Methodist Church Video included

It's been nearly 2.5 years since Ada's First United Methodist Church went up in flames, resulting in the building being torn down. Construction is now in full-swing on the new church. More>>

Recycling stations installed at the Allen County Fairgrounds Video included

The push to go green is now part of the Allen County Fair. More>>

Police release dash cam video of fatal crash Video included

The Lima Police Department releases cruiser camera video of the short chase that ended in the death of a Lima man. More>>

Lima Stadium name changed to Spartan Stadium Video included

Along with a $1.8 million renovation, Lima Stadium is getting a new name. More>>

Congressman Latta Votes For 8 Bills on Human Trafficking Video included

The House of Representatives, taking aggressive steps to combat human trafficking. This week, the House passed 8 Bills, in hopes of preventing the crime, that's becoming prevalent here in Ohio. More>>

Auglaize County Fair Harness Racing Video included

The rain held off long enough for the harness races at the Auglaize County Fair this evening. More>>

Herb Jay 5K Video included

After it was canceled for rain more than a month ago, the Herb Jay 5K was held tonight. More>>

Engage Grant Video included

Engaging troubled teens in the hope of keeping them out of juvenile justice systems is the goal of a new grant given to Allen County. More>>

Return to South Korea Video included

Almost six decades after leaving Korea, a veteran returns and gains closure. More>>

Future Site of Marathon Center for the Performing Arts Video included

Progress at the former Central Middle School was put on display Tuesday afternoon, as a groundbreaking ceremony was held at the Marathon Center for the Performing Arts. More>>

Back to School expenses are on the rise Video included

Marcia Koch has a simple plan for buying supplies for her three school aged kids. "I come with my lists and just get it done," said while shopping at Meijer with her children. The annual outing is expected to cost more this year than in the past. More>>

Repealing the Common Core Video included

State Representative Matt Huffman introduced a bill this afternoon that would repeal the National Common Core Standards in Ohio. More>>

Lima says No to Chickens in the City Video included

The Neighborhood Concerns Committee decided Lima residents wont be owning chickens here in the city anytime soon.  More>>

Stolen Credit Card Video included

A stolen credit card has been used at various locations in Lima and official's need your help identifying the female suspect. More>>

Van Wert Salvation Army in Need of Assistance Video included

The Van Wert Salvation Army is used to helping residents in need, but now they look for help themselves. More>>

St. Marys Redirects Budget Funds Video included

The City of St. Marys budget has been affected by cuts at the state level, leading them to redirect some funds in their budget. More>>

High Corn Yields Projected in Ohio Video included

With cooperative weather during the growing season, corn yields are projected to be high in Ohio. More>>

Stabbing in Lima's South Side Video included

Lima Police were called to the scene of a stabbing on Lima's South Side. Police took two women into custody following a stabbing at the corner of Second St. and St. Johns Ave. More>>

Groundbreaking for Union Square Apartments Video included

The vacant site of a former gas station and dry cleaner in Lima will be transformed into a three story apartment building for the homeless. City leaders, mental health professionals, and officials with Coleman Professional Services breaking ground on a 24 unit apartment building on Elm Street between Central and Union.  More>>

Columbus Grove Plans for "Uptown Commons Park" Video included

When storms came through Columbus Grove in June of 2012, Christie's on the Square, was damaged beyond repair. Now the former site, is one step closer, to being turned into a park. More>>

Storm damages trees, overturns semi near Willshire Video included

Earlier Sunday, around 11:30, a storm moved through northwest and west central Ohio bringing with it lot’s of rain and thunder. More>>

Grob Systems CEO Dies in Plane Crash Video included

:We've just learned the identity of one person, who was killed in a small plane crash, early this morning near Findlay. More>>

Plane Crash Near Findlay Kills Two

Two people are pronounced dead resulting from a small plane crash, early this morning. More>>

Boat Sales Up at Indian Lake Video included

The sunny days of summer have been good for boat sales this year.  More>>

Auglaize Co. Fair Opens Video included

For 4-H’er Claire Kohler of Wapakoneta, the Auglaize County Fair is a time to show her goats. More>>

Archaeological Collection Presented Video included

The Allen County Historical Society hosted a program to display the archeological collection of former curator James Pillars. Pillars found and collected natural artifacts in fields he examined as the county surveyor in the late 1800's and early 1900's. More>>

The Circus Comes to Lima with Elephant Showers Video included

The circus is here in Lima and two of the stars of the show, Whimpy and Delrita, are getting their shower in before show time. More>>

Lake Fest Car Show Video included

The Celina Lake Festival, still bringing in the people. Downtown Celina was filled with classic cars More>>

House heavily damaged by fire in Kenton Video included

The storms that came through the area earlier today might have been responsible for a house fire in Kenton. More>>

Hardin County Democrats meet Video included

Hardin County Democrats are gearing up for the November elections. More>>

Fire Truck Recall affects St. Marys & Celina Video included

Two area fire departments have been told that their ladder trucks are being recalled by the manufacturer. In this area, the recall affects both the St. Marys and Celina fire departments. More>>

Ohio Attorney General, DeWine, on Mercer Heroin Video included

Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine was campaigning in downtown Celina today. More>>

Cooper Tires Celebrates 100 Years Video included

Cooper Tires celebrates its 100th anniversary, by hosting a file mile run.


Mercer Co. Library Book Sale Video included

The Friends of the Library wrapped up it's annual Book Sale today in Celina.  More>>

New Bremen Fire Dept. holds annual fundraiser

It’s time once again for the annual New Bremen Firemen’s Picnic. The annual event serves as the major fundraiser for the volunteer fire department. Like many departments, funding for the extra things isn’t included in their budget and the department has to find creative ways to make it happen. Fire Chief Bob Kuck says he’s thankful for the community support. Kuck says they haven’t decided yet how they’ll spend the money from this year’s picnic.With last year's proceeds they purchased a couple... More>>

Grace Baptist Church Gives Back

Grace Baptist Church held its annual Family Day, this morning. More>>

Celina Lake Festival Video included

Celina kicked off their 54th annual Lake Festival. Community members enjoyed all the festivities including rides, games, and food. One of the main attractions people gathered for is the Amphicar "swim inn." More>>

St. Marys Fire Department Names New Chief Video included

After several months of waiting St. Marys Fire Department has named their new Chief. More>>

One Step Closer to Columbus Grove Uptown Commons Park

When storms came through in June of 2012, Christie's on the Square was damaged beyond repair. Now the former site is one step closer to being turned into a park. More>>

2 Overnight Fires Being Investigated in Ottawa Video included

Putnam County firefighters battled two suspicious fires early Friday morning. More>>

Bicycle Tour of Limaland

Local and not so local cyclist took to the road Saturday Morning for a tour around Limaland Lima's Team Roadrunners Cycling Club hosted their first ever Limaland tour, which brought in participants from as far as Alaska, and from cities all over Ohio. Over 50 riders participated in the initial event. Team Roadrunners have been around for over 50 years and recently they have teamed up with Activate Allen County to promote having an active and healthy lifestyle in our area. They hope this t... More>>

Ohio’s Finest Law Enforcement Officer

A Lima police officer is named Ohio’s Finest Law Enforcement Officer. The Ohio Fraternal Order of Police awarded Sergeant David Gillispie Ohio's Finest Law Enforcement Officer Award Gillispie was one of 10 officers from around the state of Ohio up for the award. The 17 year veteran of the Lima Police force was also named Law Officer of the Year by the Lima Exchange Club earlier this year. Gillispie was the officer that was attacked outside the Lima Police Station in March of 2013 by John ... More>>

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