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Fuel For The Conspiracy Theorists

You saw this coming. Question…Just how reliable is COVID-19 testing? After Governor DeWine’s positive, then negative, tests results for the illness last week…we reported on that…the issue has now become fuel for the thousands of skeptics out there…who think of government pandemic mandates as no more than over-aggressive policies. All …

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Rex E. Manges, 83

Rex E. Manges, age 83, of Edon, Ohio, passed away at 8:49 A.M. on Sunday, August 9, 2020, in his home, surrounded by family, after an extended illness.  Mr. Manges was a 1955 graduate of Edon High School and was a lifelong farmer and mechanic, who worked at several automotive …

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Wilma J. Krouse, 95

Wilma J. Krouse, 95 years, of Hicksville passed away Saturday, August 8, 2020 at Community Memorial Hospital, Hicksville. Wilma was born April 25, 1925, the daughter of the late Charles and Debbie (Mounsey) McCleery. She was a 1943 graduate of Jackson Center High School and continued her education at Methodist …

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Fredrick L. Phillips, 69

Fredrick L. Phillips, age 69, passed away August 8, 2020 at Fairlawn Haven Nursing Home in Archbold. Edgar-Grisier Funeral Home in Wauseon has been entrusted with the arrangements.

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Suzanne M. Casey, 84

Suzanne M. Casey (née Stuckey) passed away peacefully Friday morning, August 7 in Benton, Illinois. Sue was born near Archbold, Ohio on April 1, 1936 to Marlin K. Stuckey and Consolo G. Stuckey (née Allison). Sue was a very faithful member of the First Baptist Church in Benton. She enjoyed …

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Madonna Anna Brenner, 95

Madonna Anna Brenner, age 95, of Stryker, Ohio, passed away August 7, 2020, at the Defiance Area Inpatient Hospice Center. Prior to her retirement, she worked as a chiropractic assistant at the Williams Clinic. Madonna was born on March 8, 1925 in Defiance County, born to the late Edward and …

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Daphne Lyric Hannaford, 9

Daphne Lyric Hannaford, 9, of Edon, passed away peacefully at her home on August 6, 2020. She was born on July 27, 2011 in Bryan to Eric J. Hannaford and Cherish L. Brown. Daphne attended Edon Elementary School and was a proud Bomber on the 8U softball team that won …

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DeWine Doesn’t Have Covid

Gov., DeWine tests negative for COVID-19…after testing positive earlier in the day before he was to meet with President, Trump. His wife also tested negative, as did staff members. They underwent a different type of test in Columbus…one considered to be more accurate than the rapid-result test, which showed the …

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Coronavirus Strikes In WC

Williams County health officials announce the county is now in a LEVEL 2 Public Emergency. Meaning that 2-3 COVID-19 indicators have been triggered. There are 7 indicators, in all. In Williams County, it’s 1 & 3. One of them?…50 cases per 100,000 residents reported over the last two weeks.

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Mosby Faces Charges

A drug bust in Auburn. Officers make a traffic stop on I-69 South…after they spot an expired license plate on a vehicle. The driver, Angel Mosby, could not provide registration or proof of insurance for the vehicle. No drivers’ license, either. A police dog is brought in to check her …

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