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Coalition talks EdChoice in Holland

HOLLAND — The Coalition of Advocates for PK-16 Education NWOhio will hold an EdChoice discussion today at 1:30 p.m. at the Springfield Local Sch...

January 16th, 2020 |  


Suicide deaths increase among Ohioans

In Ohio, five people die by suicide every day, and one youth dies by suicide every 33 hours, according to a new report released by the Ohio Department...

January 15th, 2020 |  


Sustainable farms discussion planned in Toledo

Farms in northwest Ohio will be the first in the state to gain certification as environmentally sustainable, a project funded by Governor Mike DeWine&...

January 14th, 2020 |  


Intelliteach plans 130 jobs in Maumee

Intelliteach, a provider of Managed Information Technology and Managed Financial Services to the legal community, has announced the selection of Maume...

January 13th, 2020 |  


Pine management leads to park closures

Metroparks Toledo will contract with a company to harvest and sell timber from dead and collapsing pine trees in Oak Openings Preserve to prevent safe...

January 13th, 2020 |  


180th Fighter Wing plans night flights

The Ohio Air National Guard’s 180th Fighter Wing is scheduled to conduct training flights at night Tuesday through Thursda, weather permitting. ...

January 13th, 2020 |  


SPORTS


Muzzleloader hunters celebrate time-honored tradition

COLUMBUS – Ohio’s white-tailed deer hunters completed the muzzleloader season with 10,615 deer taken from Saturday, Jan. 4, to Tuesday, Ja...

January 20th, 2020 |  


Athletic hall of fame nominations being accepted

Swanton High School is currently accepting nominations for the Athletic Hall of Fame, now through Feb. 7. Nomination forms can be picked up in the mai...

January 20th, 2020 |  


Swanton High School wrestlers top Bryan, drop two matches last week

The Swanton wrestling team won one dual but dropped two others last week. They defeated Bryan but fell to Delta and Tinora.On Thursday, Swanton beat B...

January 20th, 2020 |  


Swanton holds off Vikings

Swanton holds off Vikings

Swanton survived a late rally from Evergreen Thursday to pick up a 46-45 Northwest Ohio Athletic League girls basketball victory.The Bulldogs led 41-3...

January 20th, 2020 |  


Swanton splits with Patrick Henry, swept by Wauseon

Swanton splits with Patrick Henry, swept by Wauseon

Swanton split their home bowling match with Patrick Henry last Monday, Jan. 6.The girls defeated the Patriots 2,250-1,832, while the boys fell by a 2,...

January 13th, 2020 |  


Delta beats Stryker in double overtime, 60-52

At times Delta and Stryker looked like real panthers, as they fought over loose balls and rebounds like the real big cats battle over antelope carcass...

January 13th, 2020 |  


LIFE


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SPL plans Chinese New Year bash

SPL plans Chinese New Year bash

The Swanton Public Library plans a Chinese New Year party for kids this month.Chinese New Year begins Jan. 25 this year. Children in grades K-5 are in...

January 13th, 2020 |  


Senior News

Fulton County Senior Services.To make lunch reservations,please call: 419-337-9299 or 800-686-9217Home delivery suggested donation is $2;Suggested don...

January 13th, 2020 |  


From The Attic

10 Years Ago• Brett Kolb was appointed interim auditor and Paul MacDonald interim clerk of courts in Fulton County.• Frank Onweller won th...

January 6th, 2020 |  


Senior News

Fulton County Senior Services.To make lunch reservations,please call: 419-337-9299 or 800-686-9217Home delivery suggested donation is $2;Suggested don...

January 6th, 2020 |  


Scholarship intended to strengthen tech workforce

A new scholarship is designed to boost Ohio’s efforts to strengthen the state’s workforce in technology-related fields such as coding and ...

January 6th, 2020 |  


Kids can read to therapy dog at SPL

Paws to Read combines kids, dogs and books. Children sign up to read aloud for 15 minutes to a certified therapy dog, who is happy just to listen. Kid...

December 30th, 2019 |  


OPINION


Fighting resurgence of meth and cocaine

Fighting resurgence of meth and cocaine

Here in Ohio, we are finally making progress on stemming the tide of opioid abuse that’s been hitting our communities hard. In fact, from June o...

July 22nd, 2019 |  


New holiday will hang the moon

New holiday will hang the moon

It’s time to give our national holidays an upgrade. Let’s make July 20 Moonwalk Day.July 20 is, of course, the day that man first walked o...

July 15th, 2019 |  


Connecting Ohio educators with D.C. legislators

Connecting Ohio educators with D.C. legislators

When I first came to the Senate, I met with a number of higher education leaders around Ohio. In these conversations we realized how little opportunit...

July 15th, 2019 |  


Honoring Ohio law enforcement

Honoring Ohio law enforcement

Each year during National Police Week, we honor our law enforcement officers, and the families who support them and sacrifice alongside them. They all...

June 17th, 2019 |  


Stay smart following severe weather

Stay smart following severe weather

With thoughts to the recent severe weather, Stephanie Miller from the Division of Forestry sent the following message to all of the Tree Commissions u...

June 3rd, 2019 |  


Remembering the real Memorial Day

Remembering the real Memorial Day

I’ve become a stickler about some things after years of editing stories for newspapers and summing them up for a headline. Maybe that’s wh...

May 20th, 2019 updated: May 22nd, 2019. |  


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