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  • "Let's Talk" is key in the fight against suicide and drug abuse

    To fight the rise of opioid addiction and suicides in our community, it starts with two words, "Let's Talk".

  • Husted ready to run for governor

    Ohio Secretary of State Jon Husted, crisscrossing northwestern Ohio, just days after announcing a bid for governor.

  • St. Rita's Appreciation Luncheon

    As volunteers they see and experience first hand how advancements in medical technology are helping care for our community.

  • Fidget or forget it: Lima deals with the viral 'fidget spinner'

    They're called fidget spinners. One school district in our area has banned them - another is encouraging students not to bring them to class, but experts in our area say they can be more positive than negative.

  • Downtown Farmers' Market

    Local and in-season produce made its way back to downtown Lima today.

  • Morning car crash at intersection of Wayne and Collett

    Two people are taken to the hospital, after a two car crash on the north side of Lima.

  • Memorial Day weekend travel expected to be record breaking

    Memorial Day weekend travel is always at a high level, but this year's numbers could break records.

  • April was a Great Month to Get a Job, as Unemployment Numbers in Ohio Counties Fall

    April was a great month for unemployment for Ohio, as all 88 counties saw decreased in their unemployment rate.                ...

  • LMHS EMS Awards

    Recognition was given to members of the Emergency Medical Service community Monday night.

  • CIAO Scholarship

    A Lima charitable organization rewarded Allen County graduating seniors for their academic achievement this evening.

  • Lima Council approves AFSCME agreement and Justice Center rename

    Lima City Council approved changing the name of the building that houses the Lima Police Department and Municipal Court after Police Chief William Davenport. 

  • City of Lima trash and recycling reminder

    The Lima Utilities Department wants to remind city residents about their refuse, recycling and yard waste services. 

  • Full steam ahead for Allen County Land Bank

    The Allen County Land Bank is in full acquisition mode and is working hard to improve neighborhoods.

  • Lima NAACP backs two budding educational programs

    The Lima NAACP announced a new partnership with two educational programs to improve the quality of life for students hoping to enter college. 

  • St. Charles students raise funds to benefit OSU's James Cancer Center

    Every year the 8th grade class at St. Charles grade school chooses a charity to raise money for. This year all of the students decided to donate the funds to OSU's James Cancer Center in honor of the father of two of their classmates. 

  • Lima Memorial Foundation hosts annual Golf Classic

    More than 200 golfers tee-off to support technological advancements for the community.

  • State Route 117 traffic crackdown

    The Lima, Wapakoneta, and Marysville Posts of the Ohio State Highway Patrol are teaming up to help make State Route 117 safer. 

  • Speaker brings positive message and martial arts to Lima North Middle School

    Some students at Lima North Middle School were treated to a special workshop and presentation Monday morning.

  • The program provides funding to police departments to train first responders as they deal with opioid related incidents.

    Funding sought to protect officers in war on drugs

    Ohio’s democratic senator is calling for the Department of Justice to speed up the distribution of federal funding for the Comprehensive Opioid Abuse Grant Program.

  • Lima Stadium Park dedicated

    A new Lima park is open to the public. Lima Stadium Park has been an effort of between the City of Lima, Lima City Schools, several private property owners and the AR-Hale Foundation.

  • Pared down St. Rose Festival Wraps Up

    This year’s St. Rose Festival was a bit different than previous years.

  • Workers at the ice cream shop decided to give back to the community by donating a portion of their sales to six different causes

    Dairy Hut donates to local causes

    The Dairy Hut in Delphos had the sweet idea to help out local causes Sunday afternoon.

  • The annual district art exhibit showcases around 800 pieces of art from grades K through 12 in the Elida School District.

    Elida Schools art exhibit

    Students with the Elida School District had the chance to show off their art skills Saturday afternoon.

  • Dumpsters and garbage trucks were set up at five different sites in Lima today in an effort to help people get rid of the trash they don’t want anymore.

    Final City Wide Pride Clean Up held

    Lima's City Wide Pride Clean Up is helping beautify Lima, one dumpster load at a time.

  • the rain that came through earlier cleared in enough time for the monster truck competition in the evening.

    Rain dampens 4 Wheel Jamboree

    Crowds were down a bit for this year’s O’Reilly Auto Parts Spring Four Wheel Jamboree Nationals at the Allen County Fairgrounds and organizers say the rainy weather is to blame.

  • Faurot Park was the place to be for dogs - and one goat - for the Bark in the Park event, put on by A Lotta Love Pet Rescue.

    Bark in the Park

    Faurot Park was the place to be for dogs - and one goat - for the Bark in the Park event, put on by A Lotta Love Pet Rescue.

  • Rally in the Square

    Tonight, the long anticipated Rally in the Square kicked off in the heart of downtown Lima, but with some changes.

  • G2 Revolution Assists in Community Outreach

    G2 Revolution in Findlay has provided laundry soap, cleaning materials, personal hygiene products, and even bottled water for families in need around Lima.

  • Blue Caboose season

    It has welcomed visitors to Lima and Allen County for 27 years with this year being a little special.

  • Annual plant sale

    It was a one stop shopping experience for gardening enthusiasts Friday as two local clubs came together.

  • McDowell pleads guilty to voluntary manslaughter

    A Lima teen once again pleads guilty to the shooting death of Daveon Petaway.

  • Driver sustains only minor scrapes in semi rollover

    A Michigan driver experienced difficulties on the roadways earlier Friday.

  • "Click It or Ticket!"

    Local law enforcement is raising awareness of the importance of seatbelt safety for this year's "Click It or Ticket!" campaign.

  • Real world experience

    Students at Elida Middle School got real world experience today as they participated in the "Real World, Real Money" program.

  • Ice cream reward

    Delphos students get recognized for their hard work and dedication of supporting the ALL Teddy Bear Fund.

  • First ever Career Day at Shawnee Middle School

    Shawnee School District is giving kids a more in depth look at possible future careers.

  • Bikers and Pedestrians counted in Delphos

    If you saw a young lady with a clipboard at the corner of Main and Fifth in Delphos today here’s what she was doing. 

  • Lima school board meets before school year ends

    With the end of the school year quickly approaching, the Lima school board is getting everything ready.

  • Lima Schools volunteers recognized

    Volunteers with Lima City Schools were recognized by the school board Thursday evening.

  • Last Saturday for City Wide Pride Program dumpsters

    Lima's City Wide Pride Program is rolling into its third and final weekend.

  • Seniors dive in

    Senior athletes participate in a swim meet to prepare for a national competition this summer.

  • Students lend a helping hand

    Liberty Arts Magnet School students lend a helping hand in the community for the school's third annual "Day Of Service".

  • Sensory friendly story time at the Lima Public Library

    A special story time event for the autism community, Wednesday.

  • Summer curfew hours

    With the end of the school year upon us area law enforcement wants to remind parents and students that curfews will be changing soon.

  • UNOH semi-annual Career Fair draws hundreds

    On the hunt for a job or life-long career? Wednesday, and again on Thursday, UNOH students and alumni in our area are getting a chance to meet face-to-face with potential employers.

  • Youth in Government Day

    Area high school students got a look at how city government and law works Wednesday morning. 

  • Lima Stadium Park dedication

    It had been in the works since the 1990s and now that it's complete, it is time to dedicate it.

  • Perry meets Perry

    A Perry High School alumni and his wife presented a special gift to Perry local schools. 

  • Totes with food for students

    Leaders from the Ohio Association of Public School Employees provided local students totes with food as part of their "Making A Difference Program".

  • AAA checks Allen East High School cars

    According to AAA, just over 49,000 Ohio teens experienced crashes in 2016, which led to 14,000 injuries and 127 deaths. That's why AAA decided to host a car check up for students at Allen East High School. 

  • PotashCorp donates to Cridersville Legacy Park Project

    An Allen County industry is supporting a small Auglaize County town to continue its legacy.

  • Shoopman changes her plea to guilty

    A change of plea Wednesday in Allen County Common Pleas Court, from not guilty to guilty.

  • Academic signing event at Lima Senior High School

    It was a special morning for many students at Lima Senior High School.

  • Donate Blood During Trauma Awareness Month

    May is Trauma Awareness Month and the American Red Cross is urging people to donate so they are ready for a trauma situation.

  • U.S. Senator Rob Portman of Ohio announced last week that Ohio is eligible to receive $150,000 for additional recovery services under a new grant program authorized as part of his bipartisan Comprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act or CARA.

    CARA Grant money available to help treat drug addicts

    Some much needed assistance is on the way for drug addicts who need help.

  • Economic Forecast for 2017

    Our economy looks bright, according to economic forecast released today by Citizens National Bank.   Economist Robert Morgan spoke to local business owners about what the economy will look like for 2017.  Morgan says a lot of people have recovered from the recession of 2008 and 2009 and have paid off most of their debt that they accumulated. He says that incomes have increased allowing for more people to save and spend money to stimulate the economy and next year,, he ...
  • Giving the gift of life helps cancer patients

    October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month and the American Red Cross wants to remind people about how important their gift of life is to cancer patients.

  • Sleeping Positions Causing Health Concerns

    sleeping positions causing health concerns

    Are you someone who usually awakes from a long night's sleep with aches and pains? Specialists believe it may be because of the way that you're sleeping.

  • Air Conditioning Cooling Tips

    air conditioning cooling tips

    With the warm temperatures and humidity levels running high this week, air conditioners across the region will be hard at work keeping us cool. With every call coming in to our local HVAC technicians across the region, the urgent need to cool us down is of the highest priority.

  • Local Men Participating in Red Bull Challenge

    Three Lima area 20 somethings need your help in their efforts to participate in an Amazing Race type event sponsored by an energy drink manufacturer.