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"The Allen County Fair is Here" Video included

The Allen County Fair jiggle is catchy and fun, but many are surprised to learn that the song is nearly 30 years old. More>>

Maumee Watershed Conservancy District taking over flood-study leadership Video included

The Village of Ottawa and Putnam County have backed out of a leadership role in the Blanchard River flood mitigation project, but a new group is taking over.
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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>>

Delphos murder suspect waives hearing Video included

The man who Delphos Police say walked into the department and confessed to killing his wife is back in court.Patrick Coller waived his right to a preliminary hearing in Lima Municipal Court.  More>>

Senator Brown Presents Findlay Vet with Medals Video included

Sergeant James Goshe didn't enter the military for medals, but now 9 years after he returned from Iraq, he was presented with 8 medals and ribbons by Senator Sherrod Brown. More>>

Food at the fair Video included

After the goat show at the Allen County Fair, Sheila Askins of Lima and her daughter Karlie had one thing on their minds--food. "Gotta get my fair fries, and I'm out of here, " said Askins. Karlie favored a blue raspberry shaved ice. The choices are vast from traditional sit down fare at the school booths to on the go treats served on a stick.  More>>

Trevin Sanders Sentenced in 2011 Grube Murders Video included

Trevin Sanders pleaded guilty in February, to murdering Robert and Colleen Grube in November of 2011.  More>>

Live from Youth Day at the Allen Co.Fair Video included

Monday highlights the importance of youth involvement in 4-H as well as the D.A.R.E. Program. It's all about kids at the Allen County Fair. More>>

Jackson to remain at psychiatric hospital Video included

The Allen County woman who brutally killed her younger sister and attacked her mother when she was 19 will remain hospitalized. During a hearing, Judge Jeffrey Reed continued the commitment of Kenyada Jackson to the Northwest Ohio Psychiatric Hospital.  More>>

Mercer Co. Engineers Office Moves Video included

The Mercer County Engineers Office is on the move. More>>

McClain Road Fire Video included

Lima Firefighters are investigating a fire on Lima's south side, just before 11:30 Saturday night. More>>

Birds of a Feather.... Video included

Birds of all shapes and sizes were vying for prizes out at the Allen County Fair. More>>

TV Blackout Rule Could be Lifted in NFL Video included

The Federal Communications Commission could soon consider whether to drop the NFL blackout rule.  More>>

Updates Coming to Downtown Lima Video included

Lima City Council will hear about new parking meters and they should convenient for downtown parking costumers. More>>

Motorcycle Injury Crash Video included

A Findlay man was transported by air to the OSU Medical Center in Columbus, after a motorcycle crash Saturday morning. More>>

Justice Kennedy meets voters at Allen Co. Fair Video included

County fairs seem to attract all sorts of people. Politicians try to take advantage of the situation by pressing the flesh....meeting as many possible voters as they can. Ohio Supreme Court Justice Sharon Kennedy spent some time at the Allen County Fair, meeting with people at the Republican Party booth. More>>

Dem. Candidate for Governor at Allen Co. Fair Video included

Ed FitzGerald....the Cuyahoga County Democrat running for Governor in Ohio was at the Allen County Fair Sunday... meeting potential voters at the Democratic Party booth on the midway. More>>

Drive Sober Campaign

Drive sober or get pulled over. The Ohio State Highway Patrol will be joining the nation's effort, to crack down on impaired drivers. More>>

Bremenfest Parade Video included

New Bremen celebrates the final day of their Bremenfest today. This afternoon the Bremenfest parade rolled through the village in front of hundreds of spectators to kick off the last day. More>>

Cheerleading Competition at Allen Co. Fair Video included

They were cheering their hearts out at the Allen County Fair tonight. Twelve high schools and four junior high schools participated in the annual Cheerleading Competition.  More>>

Blood Drive Video included

A Red Cross blood drive today organized by a local family who'se daughter is being treated for cancer. More>>

Community Service part of Freshman Experience at University of Findlay Video included

These freshmen at the University of Findlay are learning more about the community by giving back.  More>>

Your News Now takes on the Ice Bucket Challenge Video included

Justin Timberlake, Matt Lauer, Martha Stewart and the New England Patriots have all done it and now we here at Your News Now are taking on the ice bucket challenge, and it started with our First Edition crew this morning. More>>

Findlay wins pedestrian safety grant for downtown Video included

The City of Findlay has a vibrant downtown. Main Street is anchored by the the headquarters of Marathon Petroleum, and hundreds of people walk up and down the street every day. However, the street isn't always the safest for pedestrians.  More>>

Delphos Man Who Shot His Wife Makes Initial Appearance Video included

The Delphos man who turned himself into police on Thursday confessing he shot his wife, made his initial appearance on Friday in Lima's Municipal Court. More>>

Lima Stadium vs Spartan Stadium Video included

Thursday evening, Lima's School Board heard more than 20 people discuss the issue of the new stadium name, bringing in the fear that the nearby park would not be built. More>>

Former OSU Band Director Controversy

The Ohio State band director is making noise again. Jonathan Walters received his performance evaluation that was administered prior to being fired as the University’s band director. Evaluation results came back with positive feedback even praising the former director for “tackling some of the more extreme views head-on.” Walter’s was dismissed on July 24th after failing to stop inappropriate traditions. Members of the OSU alumni band are protesting against the choice. The OSU President found... 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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  • Gov. Nixon taking National Guard out of Ferguson

    Gov. Nixon taking National Guard out of Ferguson

    Thursday, August 21 2014 11:44 PM EDT2014-08-22 03:44:52 GMT
    It's been a quieter night in Ferguson, Missouri. Some demonstrators returned to the streets Wednesday evening to protest the fatal shooting of a black 18-year-old by a white officer, but in diminished numbers.More >>
    Gov. Jay Nixon on Thursday ordered the Missouri National Guard to begin withdrawing from Ferguson, where nightly scenes of unrest have erupted since a white police officer fatally shot an unarmed black 18-year-old nearly...More >>
  • GPS devices find huge water loss in western US

    GPS devices find huge water loss in western US

    Thursday, August 21 2014 10:14 PM EDT2014-08-22 02:14:06 GMT
    A new study finds that 63 trillion gallons of water have been lost to drought in the western United States, enough to blanket the region with 5 inches of water.More >>
    About 63 trillion gallons of water have been lost to drought in the western United States, enough to blanket the region with 4 inches of water, according to a study published Thursday.More >>
  • Police: Couple used dog to lure 2 Amish girls

    Police: Couple used dog to lure 2 Amish girls

    Thursday, August 21 2014 10:04 PM EDT2014-08-22 02:04:19 GMT
    A woman accused along with her boyfriend of abducting and sexually abusing two young Amish sisters is due in court for a preliminary hearing.More >>
    A northern New York couple used a dog to lure two Amish sisters from their family farm stand with a plan to turn them into slaves, an investigator said Thursday.More >>
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  • Malaysia receives bodies from Flight 17 crash

    Malaysia receives bodies from Flight 17 crash

    Thursday, August 21 2014 11:34 PM EDT2014-08-22 03:34:23 GMT
    Malaysia is preparing to receive the bodies and ashes of 20 of its citizens killed when Malaysian Airlines Flight 17 was shot down over Ukraine in July.More >>
    The bodies and ashes of 20 Malaysians killed when Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 was shot down over Ukraine in July arrived home on Friday, the first day of national mourning in the country's history.More >>
  • Irish peacemaker, ex-premier Reynolds dies at 81

    Irish peacemaker, ex-premier Reynolds dies at 81

    Thursday, August 21 2014 7:34 PM EDT2014-08-21 23:34:29 GMT
    Albert Reynolds, the straight-talking Irish prime minister who played a key role in delivering peace to Northern Ireland but struggled to keep his own governments intact, died Thursday after a long battle with...More >>
    Albert Reynolds, the risk-taking Irish prime minister who played a key role in delivering peace to Northern Ireland but struggled to keep his own governments intact, died Thursday after a long battle with Alzheimer's...More >>
  • Liberia gives food in slum sealed to stop Ebola

    Liberia gives food in slum sealed to stop Ebola

    Thursday, August 21 2014 7:25 PM EDT2014-08-21 23:25:05 GMT
    Officials from the World Health Organization are visiting two hospitals treating Ebola patients in Liberia, where authorities have sealed off entire neighborhoods in an effort to stop the outbreak.More >>
    Government officials handed out bags of rice and sachets of drinking water Thursday to residents of an impoverished slum in Liberia's capital where tens of thousands of people have been barricaded in an effort to stop...More >>
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