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Truck rolls onto its side on SR 53

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FORT SENECA — A cargo box truck rolled onto its side on SR 53, north of Fort Seneca, Thursday morning. Trooper Ethan Branham of the Fremont post of State Highway Patrol said Mason E. Monroe, 27, of Michigan, was delivering produce in a 2004 GMC. Monroe, who was driving south on SR 53, said ...

Board gets look at new voting equipment

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A representative from Election System and Software demonstrated how to use its new voting equipment at a Seneca County Board of Elections meeting Thursday evening. Board of Elections Director Jim Ehrman said the Ohio State Legislature approved a grant for Ohio’s counties to purchase new ...

Possible overdose reported

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A possible overdose was reported at 308 E. High St. Wednesday evening. A person requested EMS for a 38-year-old man, according to a Fostoria Police Department report. A man was transported to ProMedica Fostoria Community Hospital, the report states. Further information was not available ...

New Bloomville councilman named

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BLOOMVILLE — Bloomville Mayor Dave Auble Jr. introduced Richard Vaughn as the new member on the council Tuesday evening. Village Solicitor Tim Hoover administered the oath of office to Vaughn. Special visitors were in the village over the Labor Day weekend. Joel Beeghly, Ann Beeghly, ...

Aqua to flush lines

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Aqua Ohio is to conduct water main flushing in the Tiffin area 8a.m.-4:30 p.m. Tuesday-Sept. 14. No interruptions in water service are to occur as a result of the flushing but customers may notice a drop in water pressure or temporary water discoloration, according to a release. If ...

Briefly, Sept. 7

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TRIAD to meet Monday FOSTORIA — TRIAD is to meet at 9 a.m. Monday at Fostoria Senior Center, 125 W. North St. Members are to discuss future meetings and speakers, according to a release. For information or to suggest a specific topic covered, contact Officer Adam Nelson of Fostoria ...

Daily Log, Sept. 7

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Tiffin reports • Samantha R. Ferrell, 32, of Fremont, was charged with theft Wednesday. • Sharon A. Harris, 62, of Tiffin, was charged with disorderly conduct Wednesday. • Tyler J. Kelly, 21, of Tiffin, was charged with a Financial Responsibility Act suspension Wednesday. • A ...

Community Calendar, Sept. 7

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Today Taco buffet, 5-7 p.m. Tiffin Eagles, 68 Riverside Drive. Cost is $7, All you can eat. Bostyx, 7:30 p.m., The Ritz Theatre, 30 S. Washington St. Tickets are $20, $25, $30 and $35. Saturday Seneca County Farmers Market in Downtown Tiffin, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Washington Street between East ...

Force of love

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CLYDE — Love, a wrestling coach says, is the greatest force in the universe. “It comforts,” said Tom Ryan, Ohio State’s head wrestling coach. “Love is hard.” Ryan served as the keynote speaker for Sandusky Bay Conference’s sportsmanship and leadership conference at Clyde High ...

Sod installation

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PHOTO BY JILL GOSCHE Sod installed Tyson Boone (foreground) and Matt Wolfe of Zoeller Lawn and Property Management, lay sod at Courthouse Square Wednesday morning. To view more photos from this event, visit cu.advertiser-tribune.com.

Council OKs sale of lots

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Tiffin City Council approved a purchase agreement with a Florida-based developer Wednesday afternoon during a special meeting. By a vote of 6-0, council agreed to sell city lots 4 and 6 along the Sandusky River for $267,000. Lot 4 was the site of the former Stalsworth Hotel and Livery ...

Downtown accident

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Sgt. Bryan Bryant of Tiffin Police Department (right) directs traffic after an accident at East Market and South Washington streets Wednesday morning. Officer Steven Beutler of Tiffin Police Department said Sue Cornett, 53, of Republic, was cited with red light violation. Nobody was injured, he said.

Village seeks grants for street work

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GREEN SPRINGS — Village council members heard about the possibility of improving several streets in the village during their meeting Tuesday night. Engineer Rob Jurs from GGJ presented information regarding the Ohio Public Works Commission local transportation improvement programs. Jurs ...

Man injured in Wyandot County crash

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An Upper Sandusky man was injured in a Wyandot County accident at U.S. 23 and CR 113 Wednesday morning. According to a release from the Bucyrus post of State Highway Patrol, Robert A. Shepard, 71, of Yutan, Nebraska, was traveling south in a commercial tractor trailer in the right lane on ...

Briefly, Sept. 6

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Fostoria man sentenced to community control A Fostoria man was sentenced to community control during a hearing in Seneca County Common Pleas Court Judge Michael Kelbley’s courtroom Wednesday morning. Lukas A. Tucker, 26, entered written negotiated pleas of guilty to charges of trespass in a ...

Daily Log, Sept. 6

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Tiffin reports • Caitlyn C. Melick, 18, of Tiffin, was charged with disorderly conduct Tuesday. • Kershaunna C. Jackson, 18, of Tiffin, was charged with theft Tuesday. • Christina M. Robinson, 34, of Tiffin, was charged with a Financial Responsibility Act suspension Tuesday. • A ...

Community Calendar, Sept. 6

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Today Blood drive, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Tiffin University. Let’s Talk About It adult book discussion group, 10:30-11:30 a.m., Tiffin-Seneca Public Library, Junior Home Room, 77 Jefferson St. Discussion of “An American Marriage” by Tayari Jones. Copies available at the library. (419) ...

Special visitor

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State Superintendent Paolo DeMaria (left) visited Noble 4-5 Elementary School Tuesday afternoon with Tiffin City School administrators, including Superintendent Gary Barber (front, right) and Noble Principal Mike Newlove (center, left). DeMaria looked at how students are utilizing the NetSmartz ...

Business owner voices concerns over lot purchase

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Tiffin City Council members heard concerns from a local business owner about a pending riverfront project during a meeting Tuesday evening. Shirley Valentine, owner of the building that houses the Kears Speed Shop, 8 Market St., addressed council during public comments about possibly having an ...

Fostoria economic development touted

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Representatives from FEDC met with Seneca County commissioners Tuesday morning, sharing a three year analysis of their annual report. Renee Smith, president of Fostoria Economic Development Corp., shared the economic development progress specifically in the Fostoria area throughout 2016, 2017 ...