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Edwin L. Mitschelen, 91

Edwin L. Mitschelen, age 91, of Bryan, Ohio, passed away at 8:45 A.M. on Monday, August 31, 2020, at Community Health Professionals Inpatient Hospice. Mr. Mitschelen was a veteran of the United States Air Force, serving from 1951-1955 during the Korean War. He was a vocational educator for 25 years. …

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Temple Faces Charges

Bryan Police arrest the same person…twice on the same street…and charge him with the same offense…DUI. Officers catch up to Dominic Temple during a traffic stop on Perry Street at Walnut. They let Temple go, with charges…in the custody of a sober friend to get him home. Then, roughly two …

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BMU Extends Bill Deadlines

Bryan Municipal Utilities has updated its policies to lessen the financial burden some customers are facing amid coronavirus. Officials are extending the period of time delinquent customers can make payment arrangements before their service is disconnected, and expanding the eligibility requirements for BMU’s charitable Good Neighbor Utility Fund. Through that …

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Theft Spree In Bryan

Bryan Police responds to two vehicle thefts and a reported break-in, all reported within an hour and a half…and within a mile of each other. First, someone on Patrick Court reports their car is gone. Then, someone on South Lynn calls the police…their car is missing now, too. And then…someone …

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Thief Wanted In Montpelier

Montpelier Police are searching for a man, wanted in connection with various break-ins in and around Montpelier. The suspect…a white male, 5-7 to 5-9…140-150 pounds with a tattoo on the inside of his lower left leg. He may be driving a stolen white 2014 Ford Taurus. Know anything about this?…give …

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A Tough Crash To Find

A Bryan resident is involved in a crash on County Road J, near Montpelier. Officials say Amy Kranwinkel was eastbound, when her SUV left the roadway, near County Road 8.50. In the end, the car ends up in the woods…down an embankment and rolls. It took a while for crews …

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Deadly Crash On Turnpike

A Wauseon man dies in a crash on the Ohio Turnpike in Springfield Township. Richard Reucher is the victim. Troopers say westbound traffic was slowing for a prior crash. A semi with trailers was stopped in the traffic…witnesses told officers Reucher ran into the back of the big rig. The …

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Fire Claims One In Hoagland

One person dies in a mobile home fire on Mill Road in Hoagland. Neighbors were out with hoses, taking on the flames, when fire teams arrived. It was too late. A check inside revealed the victim. No word on a cause. The investigation by both state and local fire officials …

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New Coronavirus Reporting On The Way

School districts must establish a system for collecting information on cases of the coronavirus and then make that information publicly available. Gov., DeWine makes the call. After learning of students or staff members who test positive, schools must report that information to local health departments as quickly as possible, and …

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Roberta Ann Knecht, 81

Roberta Ann Knecht, age 81, of Edgerton, Ohio, passed away at 7:51 P. M. on Friday, August 28, 2020, at Park View Nursing Center in Edgerton, surrounded by her family, after a brief illness.  Mrs. Knecht was a 1957 graduate of Edgerton High School and graduated from Bowling Green State …

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