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The Lights Are Back On

After generators powered the Village of Edgerton for more than 24 hours, the small community of around 2,000 in Williams County, Ohio is back on electricity from Toledo Edison. We reported…a Monday night lightning bolt hit a power pole and then a train pulled the lines, taking out 16 total …

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Water Fixes In WVille

The water in Wolcottville is back on…but now the town has a boil water advisory in place until further notice. The water supply was depleted Wednesday after a contractor hit a water main. A town official says a 12-inch pipe was struck…and most of the town’s water…drained out. A crew …

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Case Ends

The Ohio Supreme Court declines to take up a fired college bookstore employee’s battle for his job, likely ending the Ohioan’s yearslong saga. Chief Justice Maureen O’Connor signed the single-sentence entry…declining Andre Brady’s appeal without elaboration. He has 10 days to seek reconsideration. Brady had turned to the high court …

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The Latest On The Map Flap

The Democratic nominee for Ohio attorney general files a criminal complaint against the five Republican members of the state’s redistricting commission…after the Ohio Supreme Court rejected the commission’s legislative maps for the fifth straight time. State Rep. Jeff Crossman says the filing seeks charges of dereliction of duty and of …

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Boom Boom…Out Go The Lights

No injuries were reported but hundreds of residents in the western part of Williams County experienced a power outage beginning, earlier this week. Officials blame a lightning strike that downed one or more power poles near an electric substation at the railroad crossing on County Road 5, east of Edgerton. …

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Tower Work On The Way

Bryan Municipal Utilities will spend about $943,000 dollars over the next 10 years to make sure the city’s two water towers are up to standards. The Board of Public Affairs approved the agreement, with Utility Service Company Inc., based in Perry, Georgia, during its regular meeting on Tuesday. Officials say …

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Injury Crash In DKC

In DeKalb County…five people are in the hospital after a two car crash along County Road 48. Witnesses say…a minivan…full of people…slowed down as traffic was slowing down as well. That’s when another vehicle slams into the van…sending it careening several feet in the air. Eight teens were in the …

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New Stuff For The City

The Bryan City Council approves legislation improving the city’s parks area during Monday’s regular meeting. The unanimously okayed a donation of $68 hundred dollars from American Legion Post 284 and Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 2489…for a 50-foot flag pole to be erected at Sumpter Field…as well as a 1600 …

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Broadband Is The Topic

Defiance County commissioners have been informed that they are one of the just four Ohio counties selected for a statewide program concerning broadband expansion. They announce…they have been selected to participate in the BroadbandOhio Community Accelerator Program. Officials call it…a collaborative effort by BroadbandOhio…the Ohio State University Extension…and the Heartland …

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Fatal Crash In NWT

A Bryan man dies after two vehicles collide, Saturday afternoon, in Northwest Township. Officials tell reporters Arden Pacey, 89 was driving north on County Road 4 while a 16-year-old motorist was heading east on U.S. 20. At the intersection, Pacey failed to yield the right of way and pulled into …

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