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Steve Edward Hornyak, 78

Steve Edward Hornyak, 78, of Montpelier, passed away on August 10, 2022 at the Defiance Area Inpatient Hospice in Defiance. He was born on October 7, 1943 in Bryan. Steve graduated from Edgerton High School in 1962 and after graduation he honorably served his country in the United States Army …

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Sheila Foster, 92

Sheila Foster passed away in the early morning hours of July 12, 2022 attended by her family. Sheila had a rich and full life that was punctuated by tremendous personal loss. She weathered the loss of her parents at a very young age and was raised by her maternal aunt. …

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Kathryn M. Ogden, 88

Kathryn M. Ogden, 88, of Montpelier passed away Thursday, August 4, 2022 at Laurels of Defiance.  She was born on July 3, 1934 in East St. Louis, Illinois to Max and Anna (Mueller) Butler.  She married Charles L. Ogden, Sr., and he preceded her in death in 2004. Kathryn was …

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Crash On 30

A crash on U.S. 30 outside New Haven shut down the highway for several hours on Wednesday. According to INDOT, the crash happened eastbound at Doyle Road, less than a mile east of the Interstate 469 interchange. All lanes were blocked for a time. State and local officials are handling …

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At This Hour

Another person has died after that crash in Steuben County last week, on S.R. 120 near C.R. 850 West, a mile east of Orland. We reported…a pickup truck, driven by 50-year-old Donald Squires of Howe was traveling westbound on 120 when it drifted left of the center line and hit …

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Group Files Suit

A drug policy reform group has sued the state panel that will decide how Ohio distributes more than half of the money it will receive from a nationwide settlement…regarding the opioid addiction crisis. Harm Reduction Ohio filed two lawsuits against the OneOhio Recovery Foundation Board, claiming the panel isn’t following …

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Cheryl Diane Rinebolt, 54

Cheryl Diane Rinebolt, 54 years, of Hicksville, passed away Tuesday, August 9, 2022, at Community Memorial Hospital, Hicksville. Cheryl was born June 6, 1968, in Paulding, Ohio, the daughter of Ronald E. “Luke” and Shirley M. (Canter) McCain. She attended Paulding High School. Cheryl enjoyed fishing, compiling family history, and …

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Yuck.

An Ohio man is in custody after being accused of sending about three-dozen feces-filled letters to lawmakers around the country, including Ohio’s 25 Republican state senators in early July. Officers arrested Richard Steinle, a former Common Pleas Court mediator. Steinle is charged with sending “injurious articles as nonmailable, violating a …

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Marlow Is Caught

A suspect wanted in Ohio, in the shooting deaths of four people, including a teenage girl, has been arrested in Kansas. 39-year-old Stephen Marlow was taken into custody by local police in Lawrence. Officials say, Marlow will be extradited to Ohio to face charges in the slayings. Officers were called …

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Harris Arrested

A Wauseon man…wanted on charges related to the death of a three-year-old girl…turns himself into police. Officials tell reporters…Devon Harris was taken into custody without incident and is held at the Corrections Center of Northwest Ohio. On Friday, an arrest warrant was issued for Harris…for felonious assault and murder. Wauseon …

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