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Local and National Labor Movements Video included

Union leaders began calling attention to certain issues in the workplace, causing many people to struggle to support their families. Jack McGuire caught up with union leaders to learn more about how labor movements could help families locally and nationally. More>>

Horse Racing at Van Wert Co. Fair, Still Popular Video included

For jockey Jorge Collazo Jr. racing horses is something he loves. And he's good at it, winning the first two races at the Van Wert County Fair. It is the only county fair in Ohio to offer quarter horse and thoroughbred racing More>>

Labor Day Parade Video included

Thousands of people lined Main Street in downtown Lima to watch the annual Labor Day Parade. One of the community's largest parades has become a tradition since 1982. More>>

BBQ Gone Bad in Lima Video included

Lima police were in the right time at the right place to intervene in a Labor Day weekend barbecue gone bad. Just before 8 p.m. Lima police responded to an accident at north Collett and Wayne street. Shortly after their arrival, someone from 333 north Collett street alerted police of a stabbing that had just taken place behind the home More>>

Tailgate for Cancer Coming Up Video included

The St. Marys community is coming together next weekend to help raise money for cancer research. The Tailgate for Cancer will be held Saturday Sept. 6 at the St. Marys Eagles parking lot on east Spring street. More>>

Findlay Hoping to Become a "Main Street City" Video included

A downtown Findlay organization is working to continue to improve their city. More>>

Participation Up at Jr. Fair in Findlay Video included

McKenna Morey, a 9 year old from Findlay takes one of her sheep for a walk. She also raises horses. She's just one of the 4-H members participating in this year's Hancock County Jr. Fair. Participation in this year's fair is up according to fair manager David Thomas.  More>>

Camping Popular at GLSM Video included

The final holiday weekend of summer and Grand Lake St. Marys was a busy place. More>>

Ohio National Conventions Video included

As Ohio goes so does the presidential election. So, it would be no surprise if both parties hold their conventions in our state.   More>>

Bridge Closures Video included

A few construction updates to keep in mind as we begin our week. More>>

Cost Of Presidential Lawsuit

The Obama lawsuit is costing tax payers. It is estimated that 350 thousand dollars of congressional spending will be used to pay the Washington legal firm BarkerHostetler. A contract was signed by the Chair of the House Admisitration Committee with the legal firm charging $500 an hour for their services. The GOP intends to sue President Obama for his continues misuse of his executive authority. U.S. Congressman Jim Jordan agrees that with the backing of the courts the lawsuit will proceed. Ho... More>>

Indian Lake Drowning Video included

Questions remain as to why a boat, carrying nine passengers, sank last night on Indian Lake. Our crews were at Indian Lake today, but the scene was cleared. More>>

Fundraiser for Inmate Jail Ministry Video included

Dozens of cars and pickup trucks were on display at an Auglaize County Church parking lot Saturday. More>>

Back to School Germs Video included

It's not only college students, who are heading to campus. Children are back in school too and if you're a parent concerned about children passing germs, you're not alone. More>>

$1 Million to Improve Water Quality Video included

Senator Sherrod Brown announced $1 million in new federal emergency funds, to reduce runoff in the Western Lake Erie Basin.  More>>

Max's Flea Market Video included

Thousands of people continue to flock to the fairgrounds this weekend for Max's Flea Market and Water Dog Races. More>>

Glandorf ParkFest Video included

The 39th Annual Glandorf ParkFest continued today to help support the surrounding community. The fundraiser began with members from Glandorf Lions Club selling bean soup to raise money for the church and park. More>>

Ottoville Park Carnival Video included

The 52nd Annual Ottoville Park Carnival was also today. The carnival shares a similar goal to Glandorf's. More>>

Enrollment Up at University of Findlay Video included

One area college is seeing increasing enrollment numbers this fall. The University of Findlay announced an 8.5% percent increase in enrollment compared to last fall. More>>

I-75 Construction Update Video included

Construction on Interstate 75 continues to progress at a steady pace. Since March of 2013, I-75 has had many construction projects begin, including the Breese Road Interchange. More>>

Late Morning Accident Sends One To Hospital Video included

A late morning single vehicle accident in American Township sends one man to the hospital. More>>

Ag. Director Tours Area Video included

For farmers Steve and Madelyn Lowery getting a chance to speak with Ohio's Ag Director David Daniels and congressman Bob Latta was an opportunity they couldn't pass up.  More>>

Cancer survivors treated to day of pampering Video included

Women connected by the common bond of survivorship are treated to a day of beauty and rest. Nearly 70 cancer survivors taking part in the first Surviving Cancer Beautifully day at the Ohio State Beauty Academy.  More>>

Lima Student Passes Out Following Challenge Video included

There was the Cinnamon Challenge, the Ice Bucket Challenge, and now there's the Pass Out Challenge. The dangerous challenge occurred this week at a Lima City School and is a growing problem all over the country. More>>

NAACP Says Election was legit

Moore told Your News Now that information on the election was sent out in the mail, and that voting took place from the morning through the afternoon. Those who chose to attend cast their votes. The majority of the vote went to Reverend Fails, making him the new president. More>>

Consumer Confidence Highest in 7 Years Video included

The stability of the economy is partly determined on how stable the consumer believes it is. In August consumer confidence jumped to it's highest in seven years. More>>

Lima Public Works Committee Video included

The City of Lima has to use taxpayer money for the upkeep of vacant or abandoned lots, how many of these properties the city is dealing with will be calculated soon.  More>>

Exotic Animals Exhibit Video included

Pigs, cows, and horse…These are the standard animals you would expect to encounter when going to the fair. Allison Peters has found that not everything has to be traditional especially when it comes to the animals.  More>>

Arrest Made in 1981 Cold Case Video included

The television network TNT recently came to Paulding County, to film an episode of their series "Cold Justice". Focusing on the 1981 unsolved murder of Alma Noffsinger. More>>

Lake Improvements Video included

The Lake Improvement Association met today in Celina, to update residents about the state of Grand Lake St. Marys.   More>>

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  • After Gaza war, poll finds support for Hamas rises

    After Gaza war, poll finds support for Hamas rises

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 9:51 AM EDT2014-09-02 13:51:44 GMT
    A Palestinian opinion poll suggests Hamas' popularity in the West Bank and Gaza Strip has risen dramatically following its war against Israel.More >>
    The popularity of the Hamas militant group among Palestinians in the West Bank and the Gaza Strip has spiked significantly following the 50-day war with Israel, according to an opinion poll released Tuesday.More >>
  • Germany opens memorial to Nazis' disabled victims

    Germany opens memorial to Nazis' disabled victims

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 9:51 AM EDT2014-09-02 13:51:40 GMT
    Germany has inaugurated a memorial to more than 200,000 people with physical and mental disabilities who were killed by the Nazis after their lives were deemed "worthless."More >>
    Germany on Tuesday inaugurated a memorial to more than 200,000 people with physical and mental disabilities killed by the Nazis after their lives were deemed "worthless."More >>
  • Yemeni president dismisses Cabinet to ease tension

    Yemeni president dismisses Cabinet to ease tension

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 9:51 AM EDT2014-09-02 13:51:24 GMT
    Yemeni officials say the country's President has dismissed the Cabinet and partially reversed an earlier decision to lift fuel subsidies in a bid to end a standoff with Shiite rebels holding anti-government...More >>
    The Yemeni president on Tuesday dismissed the Cabinet, firing the prime minister for the first time in two years, while partially reversing an earlier decision to lift fuel subsidies in a bid to end a standoff with Shiite...More >>
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