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Maras Can Run

A conservative podcaster who embraces former President Donald Trump’s discredited claims of a stolen 2020 election…is eligible to run for Ohio secretary of state this fall, the state’s high court made the ruling. Tore Maras, who calls President, Biden “resident not president” and embraces aspects of the QAnon conspiracy in …

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In Edon

The Edon Village Council learned this week two building projects are nearing completion. Village Fiscal Officer Heidi Bidwell reported the maintenance building should be finished within the month. She also said the village’s salt barn is nearing completion. The structure will be 16 by 20 feet and hold 40-50 tons …

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Burglar Bust In SC

Three men are arrested after a homeowner interrupts a burglary late Wednesday morning, all this, at an East Division Road address in Steuben County’s rural Scott Township. Officials tell reporters the homeowner came home to find that the residence had been broken into…and soon sees two male intruders, still inside …

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The New Chief

The City of Wauseon’s new Fire Chief, Phil Kessler, took the oath of office at the City Council meeting. Mayor Kathy Huner also read the resignation letter of former Fire Chief Rick Sluder. Sluder left the position, effective Sept. 11, to take a position as the Chief Deputy Fire Marshall …

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DUI Crash In DKC

Officials say a woman, driving under the influence of alcohol is hospitalized after she crashes her car in rural Dekalb County. It’s Amanda Faulker, 41 of Garrett. Officials tell reporters…she was driving east on County Road 36 when she ran off the side of the road and into a ditch. …

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Injury Accident Under Investigation

An Archbold woman is among those injured in a crash east of Montpelier on Tuesday. Officials say…Kayla Perry was eastbound on County Road K. Meanwhile…Anestazia Brace, 34, of Pioneer, was southbound on State Route 15. The Ohio State Highway Patrol says Perry failed to yield the right of way, hitting …

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Here Is Something To Do

This year’s Hobo Festival will be held at the Wauseon Depot…this Saturday, from 4-7 p.m. The event will feature a hobo dinner, activities and entertainment. The Wauseon Depot is located at along Depot St. Built in 1896, and listed on the National Register of Historic Places, the current depot is …

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The Flicks Are Back

Movies on the big screen will return to the Northtowne Mall in Defiance. Phoenix Theatres announced it has signed a long-term lease to bring movies back to the mall’s theater, which had its last showing in June. The Michigan-based theater chain plans to spend $1.1 million dollars to refurbish the …

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At The Meeting

Williams County commissioners Monday gave their approval to apply for funding for the county to help homeowners with lead removal. Liz Keel and Dottie Vollmar of the Maumee Valley Planning Organization…asked the board for approval to apply for $30,000 dollars in Community Housing Impact and Preservation program grant funding. Applications …

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Over In Swanton

The Swanton Village Council gives final approval to formation of a economic development commission…while approving pay raises for village employees. Duties of the commission would include making recommendations on matters relating to improvement of sound economic growth and business development in the village…examining opportunities for fostering an attractive climate for …

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