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To The Heroes

In Bryan…a handful of local law enforcement officials and dignitaries gathered Monday to honor officers who died in the line of service. The event comes during National Police Week, which is observed each year. Local officers marched from the Bryan police station to the law enforcement memorial on the Williams …

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Playtime…Coming Soon.

In Edon…Walz Park is in line for new playground equipment after a successful fundraising effort. Officials say…it started in June and raised $150,000 for new, wooden playground equipment. The village put the equipment up for bid and Cedar Works received it for around $106,000 dollars.

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Pipe Project Approaches

The Village of Swanton is among 48 public water systems to receive funding to take the first step toward removing and replacing lead water pipes. The pipe mapping projects will take place in 31 counties. All applicants are receiving their full funding request of up to $50,000. Swanton gets $43,367. …

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Ellen J. Stutzman, 93

Ellen J. Stutzman, age 93, of Wauseon, passed away on Friday, May 13, 2022 with her loving husband by her side at Fairlawn Haven in Archbold. She was born at home on August 3, 1928 in Delta, Ohio to Kenzie “Brice” and Florence “Vera” (Ingraham) Mann. She was a graduate …

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Jeff Hilbert, 68

Jeff Hilbert, age 68, of Wickenburg, Arizona, passed away tragically on April 4, 2022, in an auto accident in Surprise, Arizona, after his vehicle was struck by an impaired driver. Jeff was a 1972 graduate of Edgerton High School and went on to study at the Columbus College of Art …

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Christine Marie (Chris) Cogswell, 62

Christine Marie (Chris) Cogswell, 62, of Montpelier, passed away Thursday, May 12, 2022, at the University of Toledo Medical Center after an extended illness. Chris was born March 25, 1960, in Bryan, Ohio, the daughter of Paul I. and Dorothy M. (Harrington) Altman. On Sept. 15, 1979, she was united …

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Fatal Shots In Auburn

Auburn Police says…four people broke into a State Road 8 home in DeKalb County. Two were shot dead by the homeowner…the other two…held at gunpoint until officers arrive. Officials say…at this point…the homeowner faces no charges. The resident hears the suspects get inside the home…that’s when the firing begins. Tabitha …

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Covid…Now.

The Williams County Health Department releases it’s the now-monthly Community Talking Points memo. It indicates a weekly average of about 14 COVID cases over the past month, with no hospitalizations and no deaths reported during that time. About 43% of county residents are fully vaccinated…the county is ranked in the …

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Once Again

For the 33rd time, Bryan is recognized as a Tree City USA…at the 2022 Northwest Ohio awards ceremony, held in Findlay. The awards were presented to area Tree City and Tree Campus USA communities by the Ohio Department of Natural Resources, Division of Forestry. The featured speaker was Tyler Stevenson, …

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Alan W. Mandly, 62

Alan W. Mandly, age 62, of Archbold, and formerly of Delta, died on Tuesday, May 10, 2022, as the result injuries sustained from a motor vehicle accident. He was a retired truck driver, having driven for K & L Trucking in Delta for many years, then as a self-employed truck …

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