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  • A Van Wert County jury finds 27 year old Christopher Peters guilty of Aggravated Murder, Felonious Assault and Endangering Children.

    Peters found guilty of all charges

    Christopher Peters could be facing life in prison after been found guilty of killing 15 month old Hayden Ivan Ridinger  

  • Peters Trial Day 4

    Van Wert County jurors listen to expert testimony during day four of the trial of 27-year-old Christopher Peters.

  • Trial delayed for Delphos man charged in former coal executive's death

    A delay in the trial for a Delphos man, who is one of the two men charged in the deadly shooting of a former coal executive in West Virginia.

  • Minster man loses life in Van Wert County crash

    A Minster man is dead after a multi-vehicle crash on US 30 in Van Wert County. 

  • Van Wert water is safe

    After getting some complaints about a distinct smell in Van Wert's water system, we spoke to the Van Wert water superintendent and he tells us what is causing that smell. 

  • Peters Trial Day 3

    27-year-old Christopher Peters is back in court for day three of his trial after being accused of killing the 15-month-old son of his former girlfriend.

  • Unemployment numbers for August

    Local counties saw some significant drops in unemployment numbers in the month of August. 

  • Van Wert County man suspected of distributing child porn

    A local man is arrested for distributing child pornography.

  • Christopher Peters Trial day 2

    The man accused of killing the 15-month-old son of his former girlfriend appears in court Tuesday for his second day of trial.

  • Delphos City Council one step closer to decision on Firefighters

    After an hour debate last week in executive session, Delphos City Council may now be one step closer to making a decision on three firefighters. 

  • Delphos Fire Department gets a new heart monitor

    The Delphos Fire Department receives a generous donation from a local hospital.

  • Jury seated in Christopher Peters case

    Jury selection has wrapped up for the 27-year-old man accused of killing the 15-month-old son of his former girlfriend.