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Time To Vote

The deadline to register to vote in the November election is nearing…set for Oct. 4th. Election officials add…anyone, who has moved since they last voted…and has not changed their address with the Board of Elections…should do so by the fourth, as well. You can register to vote on the Secretary …

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Deadly Crash In PC

A woman dies…after she is thrown from her vehicle, during a rollover crash, on S.R. 613, near Township Road 159, in Paulding County. Officials confirm, it happened on Sunday night. They tell reporters…Patricia Billingsley’s van went off the left side of the roadway. She swerves…and loses control. The vehicle hits …

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Rider Dies In Harlan

A motorcyclist is killed…when he veers off S.R. 37 in Harlan. This happened on Friday, officials say. Gregory Racioppi was headed south…when he drifts onto the gravel edge of the roadway…losing control. The motorcycle lays down on its side…then becomes upright again…throwing the rider free…before it goes back down to …

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GOP Not The Only Ones Involved

Gov., DeWine’s top lobbyist…a man linked to an ongoing federal bribery probe but never charged…resigns, after three years on the job. Legislative Director, Dan McCarthy cites the pace and grind of the job…and referred to his predecessors…who warned him against serving more than two years. We reported…federal prosecutors charged five …

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Rick J. Taylor, 64

Rick J. Taylor, 64, of Pioneer passed away early Sunday morning at McLaren St. Luke’s Hospital in Maumee.  He was born on October 11, 1956 in Montpelier to James Richard and Dorothy M. (Lovejoy) Taylor.  Rick graduated from Hilltop High School in 1974.  He married Holly B. Towns on April …

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Alice Ann (Anders) Watts, 93

Alice Ann (Anders) Watts, age 93, moved on to her next life with the Lord on Friday, September 24, 2021 at CHP Inpatient Hospice Defiance, surrounded by her family. Her spirit to live was finally overpowered by Parkinson’s Disease which she had lived with for many years. She was born …

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Doctor A. “Dave” Robbins, Jr., 80

Doctor A. “Dave” Robbins, Jr., age 80, of Montpelier, passed away on Sunday, September 26, 2021, at Lakeland Rehab & HealthCare Center in Angola, Indiana. He was a truck driver for ITT Higbie and was a member of the Montpelier Eagles #2246. Doctor enjoyed fishing, working construction, riding motorcycles, drinking …

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Kent Duane Wyse, 61

Kent Duane Wyse, age 61, of West Unity, Ohio, passed away at 3:25 A.M. on September 24, 2021, at Community Health Professionals Inpatient Hospice, Defiance, Ohio, after an extended illness. Over the years Kent worked for several trucking companies and he was also very proud to be a bull hauler. …

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Marion “Ed” Dohm, 77

Marion “Ed” Dohm, age 77, of Bryan, Ohio, passed away at Park View Nursing Center in Edgerton, Ohio, on Monday, September 20, 2021. Ed was a U.S. Army veteran who served in Germany from 1962-1965. Ed worked at The Aro Corporation, Iron Workers Union,  and Bryan City Schools and retired …

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Crash On 327

One person is hurt in a DeKalb County crash. Officials say Trisha Henn, 48, of LaGrange, was traveling south on SR 327, when she stopped at a stop sign at the intersection with US 6. She then goes into the roadway…and smashes into another vehicle…driven by Ty Kinter, 21, of …

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