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A Findlay man is behind bars after a fight led to a shooting call Tuesday night. The Hancock County Sheriff's Office says they arrested 49-year-old Sean Egler at his home at 700 Edith Avenue just after 10 p.m. Investigators say he and 42-year-old Antonio Cortez of Cygnet were involved in a p… More >>

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The Bluffton Police Department is looking for two suspects who robbed the Dairy Freeze. According to the Bluffton police, around 9 p.m. on Tuesday evening, two males dressed in hoodies that covered their heads and faces used a firearm to rob the business. The two men fled on foot with an und… More >>

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An Ottawa man is facing several charges following an incident west of Van Buren Sunday morning. Around 7 a.m., the Hancock County Sheriff's Office was called to the Pilot Truck Stop on State Route 613 by I-75 to handle a threat and harassment complaint against a possibly armed person. More >>

You wouldn’t ignore your feet while you are walking, so why do you forget about your tires when you drive? To make sure that students and staff at Findlay High School and Millstream Career Center are safe on the road, employees at the Cooper Tire plant did tire checks Thursday as part of the… More >>

On National Peace Officers Day, the Bluffton community has put up a lasting reminder of the people who served the village as police officers. Chief Ryan Burkholder and his staff have created a wall of honor to highlight the people who were dedicated to keeping the village of Bluffton safe. T… More >>

Hanco EMS, a division of Blanchard Valley Health System, has achieved an EMS Star of Life Award presented by the Ohio Chapter of the American College of Emergency Physicians, the State Board of Emergency Medical, Fire and Transportation Services, and the Ohio Department of Public Safety, Div… More >>

A current helium shortage is now causing several industries to figure out just how they'll make it through. According to scientists, the helium shortage has been years in the making and has caused the price of helium to rise. This shortage is currently impacting the medical industry which us… More >>

Students at Bluffton Middle School were given a special opportunity Monday afternoon with a guest speaker. Holocaust survivor Conrad Weiner shared his story with the middle school students. Weiner was forced into a labor camp at a young age, but he and his family were eventually liberated an… More >>

The lead up to Mother’s Day is one of the busiest times of the year for greenhouses and flower shops, in part because of the variety of paths people can go down to find the perfect plant. “For Mother’s Day people like to buy planters and hanging baskets,” said the owner and operator, Kayla D… More >>

House lawmakers have approved a two-year budget that includes a healthy reduction in the state income tax for Ohio workers. The Ohio House voted Thursday on the 69 billion dollar spending plan following its approval by the House Finance Committee on Wednesday. Minority Democrats joined major… More >>

A solution to pension problem that affects 65,000 Ohioans hasn't been forgotten by the state's two Ohio senators. Ohio Republican Senator Rob Portman and Democratic Senator Sherrod Brown are currently working on a bipartisan bill. This bill would potentially help the people in the Central St… More >>

LIMA, Ohio (May 6, 2019) – Groups of students in Putnam and Hancock counties have been awarded top honors this year in the Ohio Department of Transportation (ODOT) District 1’s annual Paint the Plow contest. Miller City High School was voted the overall ODOT choice winner in this year’s Pain… More >>

Ohio's senators are split on the severity of remarks made by Attorney General William Barr during his testimony on Capitol Hill this past Wednesday. During the hearing, Barr testified to the senate judiciary committee that special counsel Robert Mueller did not take issue with his initial fo… More >>

The second phase of the FCC’s post-incentive-auction repack of the TV band ended on April 12 with only minor slippage in the tight 10-phase repack plan, according to Jean Kiddoo, head of the commission’s Incentive Auction Task Force. More >>

An Ohio senator recently made an appearance on 60 Minutes to discuss a bill he helped author. Sen. Rob Portman appeared on the broadcast as chairman of the senate's permanent subcommittee on investigations. He spoke of the Synthetics Trafficking and Overdose Prevention Act, which went into l… More >>

A Findlay Girl Scout Troop has made it their mission to make sure every kid has a book to call their own. To earn their bronze awards, Troop 20042 started a book drive with the goal of collecting enough new books to give one to every elementary school student in the Findlay City Schools. The… More >>

It was déjà vu for some in Bluffton, as they woke up to deal with flooding in the village. Around 4 o'clock Friday morning, Bluffton officials say water from Riley Creek started to spill over the banks. Village crews along with police, fire, and EMS started to mobilize and shut down affected… More >>

An E. Coli outbreak is stretching across ten states and Ohio is one of them. Now the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has raised red flags about ground beef. Authorities say over 150 people have tested positive for the bacterial infection. The CDC says at this time, quote: "No comm… More >>

Mayor Christina Muryn presented her first State of the City address Wednesday afternoon in Findlay. Muryn highlighted some of the projects and major events that were put on in the city last year, as well as what they hope to achieve in the coming months, like continuing the flood mitigation … More >>

The unemployment rate decreased in 87 of the 88 Ohio counties for the month of March, including all 10 counties in our area. According to the numbers collected by the Ohio Job and Family Services, Allen County had the highest unemployment rate for the month of March at 3.9%, which was down a… More >>

An Arlington woman was killed in a crash between a motorcycle and car Sunday night in Hancock County. 50-year-old Anne Lee was pronounced dead at the scene. State troopers say she was the passenger on the back of the motorcycle driven by 53-year-old Larry Lee. He was driving eastbound on Sta… More >>

Three paramedics are now in the hospital after a Hanco Ambulance crashed into a vacant building Monday afternoon in Findlay. According to Findlay Police Department, the accident occurred around 12:20 p.m. when a box truck turning from North Main Street to East Foulke Street struck a Hanco Am… More >>

Ohio's governor has ordered that an advisory board be created to oversee the new Innovate Ohio program. Innovate Ohio is an initiative that Mike DeWine talked about while he was campaigning for governor. The office will be run by Lieutenant Governor Jon Husted and its goal is to modernize st… More >>

The leader of the Ohio House says a proposed overhaul of the state's school funding system probably will have to be handled separately from the state budget due by the end of June. Lawmakers are considering two proposals for school funding increases. Representatives. More >>

The Better Business Bureau of West Central Ohio is urging people to beware of potential robocalls. According to First Orion, a protection solutions company, it is predicted that half of all calls this year will be robocalls. This is almost a 20 percent increase from last year. Robocallers ar… More >>