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Tuesday evening more than 400 attended the Lincoln-Reagan Day Dinner at the Fogle Center, an event celebrating the accomplishments of the Republican Party. The Lincoln-Reagan Dinner welcomed several political leaders such as U.S. Congressmen Bob Latta and Jim Jordan. More >>

Fire crews have been on the scene of a house fire in Delphos just after 8:30 p.m. Tuesday. Crews arrived to find flames showing, it's believed no one was at home at the time. More >>

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The Federal Communication Commission is working on expanding broadband internet access to more people in rural areas. Commissioner Brendan Carr stopped by one the companies that is helping more people get access to faster internet speeds, TSC in Wapakoneta. Carr says through FCC initiatives,… More >>

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Your News Now took part in a conference call with the White House Tuesday night and here’s what we can tell you. President Trump is expected to arrive at the Joint Systems Manufacturing Center at 2:25 p.m. on Wednesday the 20th. He will then tour the facility and after the tour, the Presiden… More >>

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An Ohio Senate committee has proposed changes to the state transportation budget bill including reducing fees on electric and hybrid vehicles while leaving the House's proposed gas-tax increase in the bill for now. But Senate officials say more changes in addition to those proposed by the tr… More >>

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Tuesday, Putnam County high school students got the chance to explore opportunities in the career tech field. Sophomores and seniors got the opportunity to attend a series of career tech exploration sessions and explore available jobs at the Elevate event at Leipsic community center.  More >>

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The City of Lima is no stranger to welcoming in Presidents within the city limits, starting back in the 1800s and hosting over a dozen Presidents since. Some of the more recent stops include Presidents Richard Nixon, Gerald Ford, and Ronald Reagan, just to name a few. President Donald Trump … More >>

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The City of Lima has received a quick response to an issue that arose last week. The demolition has begun on an unstable church in downtown Lima. The city issued an emergency notice last Wednesday for the ministry of Sonshine Church at 201 South Union Street. More >>

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The arrival of spring is less than a day away and with that comes a greater chance of severe weather. Wednesday at 9:50 a.m. people all across the state will be getting storm ready by participating in the statewide tornado drill. Emergency management officials say the most important thing pe… More >>

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Elida School District may be the first in the area to use solar energy to power its schools. On Monday night the Elida board passed a resolution to move forward with the project to install two solar array units outside their middle school and high school and to go into a power purchase agree… More >>

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A Celina domestic violence suspect who has been on the run January has been captured. According to the Celina Police chief tom wale, 43-year-old Mitchell Mullins was captured on Southworth Road outside of Landeck late Monday afternoon. The police department was notified Monday that Mullins w… More >>

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President Donald Trump is making his first visit to Lima-Allen County this Wednesday, touring the Joint Systems Manufacturing Center. Following the tour, the president will be talking to the employees. This visit comes while Congress decides on additional funding that will maintain high prod… More >>

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A victim is in the hospital after a shooting on Jameson Avenue this afternoon. Lima police were called to Mercy Health St. Rita's after a Lima man showed up suffering from a gunshot wound around 5 p.m. Police say 59-year-old Ronald Williamson had a non-life threatening wound. More >>

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Are you feeling a little Shakin', and need Two Tickets to Paradise? You are in luck because Eddie Money is making a return stop to Lima. The rock legend will be bringing all of his hits to the Veterans Civic Center stage Friday, March 29th. Money, who turns 70 this week, says his voice is as… More >>

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Local high school seniors were recognized Monday afternoon for the work that they put in for their school and community.The Lima Exchange Club held their annual Youth of the Year Award luncheon this afternoon. 13 area high school seniors were nominated to receive a $100 scholarship from the … More >>

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President Trump will be stepping off of Air Force One to begin his stop in Lima to visit the Joint Systems Manufacturing Center, and preparing for a presidential landing is something that should not be taken lightly, but officials at the Allen County Airport say that they are ready for Air F… More >>

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LIMA, OH (March 18, 2019) — More than 75 years ago, March was first proclaimed Red Cross Month in 1943 by President Franklin D. Roosevelt to raise awareness of the organization and its humanitarian mission. All U.S. presidents since Roosevelt have designated March as Red Cross Month to recog… More >>

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The Niswonger Performing Arts Center (NPAC) came together to celebrate their 250,000th guest before the Sunday performance by Beatles tribute band Rain - A Tribute to the Beatles. The lucky couple, Danny and Kathy Nedderman of New Bremen, won $250 gift certificate to the Niswonger, as well a… More >>

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The Cube’s ice rink played stage for the Gliding Stars Adaptive Ice Skating program’s 18th annual show, featuring 54 differently-abled stars who have found a love of skating. “I get to be out here every week,” said Nick Werner, 19, who has been with the program for 13 years. “It’s a great ex… More >>

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In light of St. Patrick’s Day, this afternoon one local flute choice provided the Lima community with “A Touch of Iris” music. On Sunday the Lima Area Concert Band Flute Choir performed various different Irish songs during their a touch of Irish concert at Trinity United Methodist church. More >>

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This St. Patrick's Day hundreds of people from across the country displayed their Irish pride while participating in a local event that raises money to support veterans.“A lot of people from the town come get together and I get to see a lot of people that, especially in college I didn’t get … More >>

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A man is in the Auglaize County jail after a grand jury indicted him on 14 counts of sexual contact with children. 26 year old Bradly Jewell is facing 11 counts of Rape and three counts of Gross Sexual Imposition. . The rape charges are 1st degree felonies and could mean a possible life sent… More >>

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A former Delphos accountant was sentenced in federal court for multiple counts of bank fraud. 52 year old Jennifer Edelbrock was sentenced 44 months in prison on  three counts of bank fraud and will have 2 years of supervised release when she complete her prison term. .  More >>

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In celebration of its 40th anniversary, the Shawnee Optimist Club hosted its annual pancake breakfast today at Shawnee Middle School.This morning hundreds of people waited in line to get their unlimited pancakes, sausage and beverages at the Shawnee Optimist Club's annual breakfast event. Af… More >>

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On Saturday morning area students got a chance to test out their chess skills at the Lima Public Library.Close to a dozen students participated in the scholastic chess league meet-up on Saturday. Throughout the morning students competed against each other and also received a little coaching. More >>

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Hundreds of people lined the streets of Lima this St. Patrick's Day weekend as they showed their pride for an annual event that honors Irish families in the community.“I’m just looking forward to seeing my children enjoy the parade and the fire trucks and getting candy because now it’s a sec… More >>

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Self-driving cars are getting closer to being on the markets for everyday Americans, but according to AAA the people might not be ready for the product. The organization says their annual vehicle survey showed 71-percent of people are afraid to ride in fully self-driving cars. They say this … More >>

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Lincolnview Local Schools are getting creative in making up time lost to the winter weather we've seen this season. The school district brought students in for a Saturday school session after losing 12 school days to inclement weather. They are required to make up only 7 of those days but do… More >>

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Earlier this week, a female reported to police that a male that she knows assaulted her. The female told officers that she arrived home and found the male at her residence. She says that the assault occurred when she asked him to leave. More >>

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The YMCA Lima Barracudas are on their way to another big swim competition this weekend. The Great Lakes Zone Meet involves over 1,200 swimmers from 87 different YMCAs all over Ohio. The event takes place in Columbus, which begins Friday evening and continues through Sunday. 18 out of the 120… More >>

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Some area students are hoping to make a difference in the lives of children fighting for their lives. Budding artists in Betty Wiedenbein's 4th-grade class are painting butterflies on glass rocks to support children with brain tumors. Why butterflies? They are the emblem for Nationwide Child… More >>

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President Donald Trump has issued the first veto of his presidency, overruling Congress to protect his emergency declaration for border wall funding. Senator Rob Portman is one of 12 Republicans who joined the Democrats Thursday rejecting President Trump's national emergency resolution. Port… More >>

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The prosecution came to rest on the fourth day of the trial for Gabriel Salyers. The state called to the stand the lead detective in the case, Sean Niemeyer, as well as Lucas County Coroner, Dr. Diane Scala-Barnett, who performed the autopsy of infant Jaxxon Sullivan. The jury saw visuals su… More >>

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Waynesfield-Goshen students got a head start on their career planning at Ohio Means Jobs of Allen County. A couple of dozen students spent time taking a personality test to determine what types of jobs they are wired for, and what job opportunities in our area they could be a good match for.… More >>

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DIRECTV is no longer offering a full lineup to its customers as it suddenly removed WLIO and WOHL during contract negotiations. The satellite service provider and the television stations started working on a new contract several months ago, but DIRECTV took the aggressive action of pulling p… More >>

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The Exploring Program is connecting students and business professional to create a unique experience that helps build character and possibly a path to a future career. Thursday the black swamp area council exploring program took time to honor businesses and individuals who make their program… More >>

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Educators in our area and beyond were recognized Thursday evening at Apollo Career Center. It was the Ohio School Boards Association's Northwest Regional Spring Conference and Awards Ceremony. The theme for the program was "Hometown Heroes" and many local schools and individuals were honored… More >>

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Community members were invited out to "The Met" to get to know the new face at the helm of one of our area's largest businesses. Husky hosted a meet and greet of their new vice president and general manager of the Lima refinery. Claudio Ingaramo took on the role back in October. More >>

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The Lima Public Works Department issued a statement that Spring Street in between Union and Central will be closed for the time being. The city closed the street on Wednesday, citing the deterioration of the building at 201 South Union. The building is the site of a church that has not been … More >>

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The Ohio State Highway Patrol responded to a two-vehicle accident just east of Delphos Thursday afternoon. The accident took place at about 2:50 at the intersection of Elida Road and Old Delphos Road. Both drivers were traveling westbound. The one driver, who was in a 2018 Toyota Corolla and… More >>

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The Lima man representing himself in court proceedings was back in court Thursday morning. 33-year-old Justin Shears, in Allen County Common Pleas Court, for some housekeeping matters. In a previous pretrial, Shears said he had changed his mind and wanted to hire a lawyer after briefly repre… More >>

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Ohio's governor is proposing spending nearly 1 billion dollars to combat the toxic algae in Lake Erie and to protect the state's other lakes and rivers. Governor Mike DeWine says he wants to set aside $900 million from this year's new state budget for water quality projects over the next 10 … More >>

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A motorist receives only minor injuries after being struck by a semi on U.S. 30 Thursday morning. The accident happened around 7:30 at the intersection of Cool Road and U.S. 30. Ohio Highway Patrol Troopers say the driver of the white car was heading south on Cool Road when the motorist didn… More >>