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Schools Reset In Montpelier

The Montpelier School Board approves a school restart plan. It’s a short, one-page idea that can be viewed online at the school’s website. It is also subject to change at a moment’s notice. The plan includes transporting two students per seat on a bus, with siblings allowed three per seat. …

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Culver Case Update

A sentencing hearing for a former Bryan resident, accused of trying to hire a hitman to kill a Williams County Job & Family Services employee, is postponed. David Culver, the Fountain, Florida man, pled guilty in November 2019 to one count of use of interstate commerce facilities in the commission …

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Covid Death In Steuben Co

A third resident from Steuben County dies from coronavirus. County health department officials say the victim was over 80…and had been hospitalized as a patient in an Allen County hospital. Steuben County’s COVID-19 death toll stands at 3.

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Boyer To Head Pettisville Schools

Former North Central Local Schools Superintendent, Ken Boyer will serve as the interim superintendent of Pettisville Local Schools for the upcoming school year. The Pettisville school board recently announced it would fill the superintendent vacancy with an interim superintendent for a year. On Monday, the board gave Boyer a one-year …

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WC Deps Want Heinze

Williams County deputies are on the lookout for fugitive, Timothy Heinze. They responded to a tip Heinze was at a residence on Miami Avenue. He fled northwest into Steuben County, and then into Michigan, that’s when officers ended the chase. Heinze is wanted on a felony warrant, charging him with …

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Injury Crash In DKC

Two people are hurt after a crash in DeKalb County. Officials tell reporters Lyle Renfrow was westbound on County Road 56, when he drifted off the left side of the road. That’s when he entered the ditch. He drives out of that…and into a vehicle, driven by Tracy Morris. Morris …

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Library Open In Wauseon

The Wauseon Public Library is now open with full services and seating. They are still following safety and health guidelines…open regular hours…but they will lock the doors a half hour before closing to clean and sanitize the place. They say on Monday, Tuesday and Thursday the library will close at …

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Less Brought In…Less Spent Too

Amid COVID-19, Bryan Municipal Utilities is collecting less revenue than expected, but expenditures are also down. BMU Operations Manager, Dawn Fitzcharles says the annual budget called for a monthly average of $1.7 million dollars in collected revenue from electric sales. Through the end of June, the average is closer to …

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Fire Damages Bryan Clinic

The Compassion Medical Clinic of Williams County, on East Edgerton Street in Bryan, is badly damaged after a fire breaks out at the facility. Smoke and flames could be seen billowing from the building when the first emergency units arrived. The clinic is closed for the time being…smoke and water …

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Shot Fired In Domestic Case

Authorities in Paulding County charge a woman with felonious assault. Deputies are dispatched to an Ohio 111 address, in rural Paulding, on a domestic call. Investigators tell reporters the victim is Alisha Shepherd’s boyfriend. They add he was attacking Shepherd and her son when the shooting took place. Louis Wannemacher, …

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