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Elder Goes To Prison

A Defiance man is sentenced to prison for a domestic-related assault last year. Barron Elder gets 54-months, behind bars. Elder will be eligible for early release after six months in custody. Elder is accused of attacking his girlfriend, last March. Prosecutors told the court, he choked and stomped on the …

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A New Covid Site

Ohio is rolling out an online tool, to allow state residents to look up locations where the coronavirus vaccine is available by county and ZIP code. Gov. DeWine tells the media it will be available on the state’s coronavirus web site…today! The state will begin offering vaccines to people 80 …

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FirstEnergy Case Update

Ohio’s top lawyer asks the court to block FirstEnergy from collecting special fees from customers…that were set up under a now-tainted nuclear bailout bill…to allow the company to maintain record-high profits…even if electricity sales dip. Attorney General, Dave Yost filed the request. The bill is at the center of a …

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The Battle Lines Are Drawn

The Statehouse and other state buildings in downtown Columbus will be closed through Inauguration Day…as police officers, National Guard members and state troopers provide security. This, while the chatter on the internet…indicates last week’s attack in Washington…may be only the beginning of a wave of insurrection throughout the country. State …

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LaVonna Ilene “Granny” Gruber, 93

LaVonna Ilene “Granny” Gruber, 93, of Bryan passed away Wednesday afternoon at Hillside Country Living in rural Bryan.  She was born on January 31, 1927 in Jackson Township, Wood County Ohio to Carl W. and Dortha (Newell) Kern. Granny graduated from Deshler High School.  On December 19, 1949 she married …

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1B Begins

As Williams County completes the first dose of COVID-19 vaccinations among Phase 1A eligible residents, it will now be moving into Phase 1B, beginning with those who are 80 years and older….the most vulnerable to severe outcomes from coronavirus. Beginning tomorrow…those in 1B may begin to register for an appointment …

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Latta Wanted Censure. No Impeachment.

Congressman, Bob Latta admonishes President, Trump…but adds he could not support an impeachment effort against him. Latta said the President needs to bear some responsibility for the riot last week in D.C. He went on to say to his fellow lawmakers on the floor of Congress…he would have preferred a …

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IN Votes Along Party Lines In POTUS Impeachment

Indiana’s delegation on Wednesday voted along party lines as the U.S. House impeached President Trump for “incitement of insurrection” over the deadly mob siege of the Capitol. The state’s seven Republican House members voted against impeachment, while the two Democrats favored it…for a history-making second time. Larry Bucshon of the …

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Marlene M. Edwards, 79

Marlene M. Edwards, 79, of Pioneer, passed away on January 12, 2021 at Defiance Area Inpatient Hospice. She was born on January 18, 1941 in Pioneer to Russell and Helen (Clark) Stewart. Marlene graduated from Reading High School in 1959. She went on to obtain her degree from God’s Bible …

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Sterling King, 88

Sterling King, A long-time resident of Wauseon, Ohio, passed away on January 12, 2021 at the age of eighty-eight.  Sterling was born to Christian and Olga King September 30, 1932. He was a graduate of Wauseon High School, Bowling Green State University and The Ohio State University College of Optometry.  …

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