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Republic police receive body cameras

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REPUBLIC — Republic Village Council members learned Monday evening the police department had received body cameras. Chief Don Holmer stated officers are to receive training, and new policies and procedures remain to be written on their use. Holmer also informed council members the Emergency ...

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Fostoria woman pleads guilty A Fostoria woman pleaded guilty to drug-related offenses during a hearing in Seneca County Common Pleas Court Judge Michael Kelbley’s courtroom. Kelly E. Hutton, 29, pleaded guilty to six counts of trafficking in cocaine, fifth-degree felonies. The sides are ...

Man injured in accident near Bettsville

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BETTSVILLE — A Lakeside-Marblehead man was injured in an accident on West SR 12 Sunday afternoon. Trooper Donte Hanns of the Fremont post of State Highway Patrol said Efrain Perez, 59, of Lakeside-Marblehead, was traveling west on West SR 12 in a 2018 Jeep Wrangler with Terri Slane, 51; ...

Daily Log, Feb. 4

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Tiffin reports • A 200-block Front Street man reported a vehicle damaged his yard Saturday night. • Jason R. Raypole, 18, of Tiffin, was charged with underage consumption Sunday. • Austin D. Halsey, 19, of Tiffin, was charged with underage consumption Sunday. • A first-block ...

Community Calendar, Feb. 4

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Events & Activities Today No events submitted. Tuesday Preschool Storytime, 10 a.m., Tiffin-Seneca Public Library, 77 Jefferson St., Frost Kalnow Room. Stories, poems, songs, finger plays, crafts. For preschoolers ages 3-5. No registration necessary. (419) 447-3751. Ink Well ...

Icy perch

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Birds rest on the partially frozen Sandusky River near Kiwanis Manor in Tiffin Sunday afternoon. The temperature Sunday eclipsed 50 degrees. To view more photos of the birds, visit cu.advertiser-tribune.com.

Sunday announcements, Feb. 3

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Sundae on a Sunday The Sorrowful Mother Shrine is to host at 4106 SR 269 in Bellevue a "Sundae on a Sunday" Feb. 10 noon-2p.m. begin immediately following the 11 a.m. mass. The event will be held in the Shrine Cafeteria. in Motion Dance Studio's benefit performance Every year, the ...

Community Calendar

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Events & Activities Today Sit & Stitch, 1:30 p.m.-3:30 p.m., Tiffin-Seneca Public Library, 77 Jefferson St., Junior Home Room. For knitters and crocheters of all ages and skill levels, bring yarn, needles, and knitting or crocheting projects. No registration necessary. Anything ...

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Ohio senators meet with GM leaders over racist acts at plant TOLEDO (AP) — Ohio’s two U.S. senators have met with General Motors executives to express concerns over repeated incidents of racial harassment at the automaker’s transmission plant in Toledo. Democratic Sen. Sherrod Brown ...

Daily Log

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Tiffin reports • Franlyn A. Sanchez, 18, of Corona, New York, was charged with marijuana possession and marijuana possession Friday. • A 300-block East Market Street woman reported someone used her trash tote without her permission Friday evening. • A 300-block Hall Street man ...

Ohio EPA issues enforcement order to Sunny Farms Landfill

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COLUMBUS — Ohio Environmental Protection Agency has taken enforcement action against Sunny Farms Landfill for persistent odor issues the facility is causing in the community, according to a news release from Ohio EPA. The orders require Sunny Farms to address odors and related issues at the ...

OPSB to reschedule public hearing in Seneca Wind case

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COLUMBUS — The Ohio Power Siting Board on Friday suspended the procedural schedule in the pending Seneca Wind Farm case, including a local public hearing that was scheduled for Feb. 19 in Tiffin. Tuesday, Seneca Wind LLC and the OPSB staff filed a joint motion to suspend the procedural ...

Contribute a paper star to honor the human spirit

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COLUMBUS — People are invited to participate in a public art project in conjunction with the James Cancer Center and Ohio State University Hospital in Columbus. Ohio Paper Folders is collecting origami stars to be included in a project called “Wish Upon a Star.”  Once completed, the ...

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Tiffin University one of nation’s top military friendly schools Tiffin University is among the best colleges in the nation for accommodating military students, according to a new list. Institutions earning the Military Friendly School designation were evaluated, using public data sources ...

Daily log, Feb. 2

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Tiffin reports • Antonio C. Adkins, 24, of Tiffin, was charged with disorderly conduct Thursday. • A 300-block North Sandusky Street person reported a woman was outside of their home screaming, causing a disturbance and refusing to leave Thursday afternoon. • A 200-block Wentz ...

Couple displaced in house fire

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A couple was displaced after a house fire at 7455 Miller Road in Crawford County Wednesday afternoon. Chief Brad Schafer of Lykens Township Volunteer Fire Department said the owners were home at the time of the fire and he believed there were a couple of dogs and a cat in the home as well. ...

Restitution ordered to be paid to cemetery

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Two people must pay restitution with a co-defendant to a cemetery. James W. Wyans, 38, and Shawn M. Wyans, 41, both of Fostoria, each had pleaded guilty to two counts of receiving stolen property and one count of grand theft, all fourth-degree felonies, and one count of breaking and entering, ...

Take ‘humanitarian walk’ to Nepal this May

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Walk among the Himalaya Mountains to experience the culture and environmental wonders of Nepal. Carole Elchert, assistant professor of communication at the University of Findlay, is organizing two “humanitarian walks” to Nepal in May.  Having led numerous trips to the area in the past, ...

Court briefs, Feb. 1

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Toledo woman sentenced to community control A Toledo woman was sentenced to community control during a hearing in Seneca County Common Pleas Court Judge Steve Shuff’s courtroom. Auera R. Robinson, 39, pleaded guilty to a charge of unauthorized use of a vehicle, a fifth-degree ...