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Uplifting experience

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The cupola’s clock tower and dome are hoisted into place atop Seneca County Justice Center at Washington and Market streets Tuesday. To view more photos from this event, visit cu.advertiser-tribune.com.

Commissioners preparing to file opioid lawsuit

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Seneca County commissioners announced Tuesday morning they are to file a lawsuit they hope will help in the fight against the opioid epidemic. According to a county release, the board, the county’s opiate addiction taskforce and Seneca County Sheriff’s Office are filing a public nuisance ...

11-month sentence in sex case

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A Tiffin man was sentenced to prison for crimes involving a teenage girl Tuesday. Robert W. Cook, 31, had pleaded guilty to charges of importuning, a fifth-degree felony, and sexual imposition, a third-degree misdemeanor, in December. During a hearing Tuesday, Seneca County Common Pleas ...

Briefly, Jan. 31

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Tiffin man sentenced to prison A Tiffin man admitted he violated the terms of his judicial release. Todd P. Hayes, 37, admitted the violation during a hearing in Seneca County Common Pleas Court Judge Michael Kelbley’s courtroom. Kelbley imposed a sentence of 44 months in prison, with ...

Bhutanese-Nepali people featured in museum exhibit

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FREMONT — A special exhibit featuring Bhutanese-Nepali people will open at the Rutherford B. Hayes Presidential Library & Museums Friday. The exhibit will feature stories of one of Ohio’s largest refugee groups. About 20,000 Bhutanese-Nepalis live in central Ohio after being forced ...

Daily Log, Jan. 31

Daily Log

Tiffin reports • Jason A. Losey, 42, of Tiffin, was charged with a zoning violation Monday. • Carol A. Mentzer, 61, of Tiffin, was charged with two counts of criminal trespass Monday. • Jeffery W. Morehart, 19, of Tiffin, was charged with disseminating matter harmful to juveniles ...

Daily log, Jan. 28

Daily Log

Tiffin reports * A 100-block Circular Street woman reported her son was assaulted Friday evening. * Scott A. Sands, 49, of Lima, was charged with disorderly conduct Saturday. * Naif Q. Alotaibi, 26, of Tiffin, was cited with operating a vehicle while intoxicated and driving under ...

Community Calendar, Jan. 31

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Today Toddler Tales, 10 a.m. Tiffin-Seneca Public Library, Frost Kalnow Room. For parents or caregivers and their children who are 1 1/2 to 3 years old. (419) 447-3751. Full Moon Hike, 7:30 p.m., Tiffin University Nature Preserve, CR 26. Walk the trails under the light of the full moon. ...

Senior Calendar, Jan. 31

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Commission on Aging Nutrition Program Thursday — Closed. Friday — Salisbury steak, mashed potatoes, cole slaw, bread, strawberries, mini sandies, milk. Monday — Chicken breast, scalloped potatoes, green beans, grape juice, bread, mini sandies, milk. Tuesday — Chicken alfredo, ...

Region briefs, Jan. 31

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TAG to host spring art classes Tiffin Art Guild is to host fused glass plate or coasters and glass jewelry classes. The fused glass plate or coaster class is 10 a.m.-noon Feb. 24. The fused glass jewelry class is 6-8 p.m. March 7 and March 14. Cost is $35 for TAG members and $45 for ...

Making history

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Columbian’s girls basketball players and coaching staff gather near Maddie Brisendine, who embraces Coach Erin Reed, after Brisendine broke the school’s girls basketball career scoring record during the game in Lexington Monday. A 3-pointer during the second quarter gave Brisendine 1,162 ...

Woman cited after accident

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Traffic was down to one lane as crews worked at the scene of an accident on East Market Street, just east of Jefferson Street, Monday afternoon. Nichole R. Greene, 26, of Tiffin, was driving a Volkswagen, and Larry T. Myers, 64, of Fostoria, was driving a GMC Yukon, according to Tiffin Police ...

Man hurt in Hopewell Twp. accident

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A Tiffin man was hurt when his vehicle struck a utility pole on CR 11 in Hopewell Township Monday evening. Sgt. Matt Davis of the Fremont post of State Highway Patrol said Richard W. Hoffman, 61, was driving a 1998 Infinity north when the vehicle went off the left side of the road and struck ...

Break-in reported

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A break-in was reported at a Tiffin restaurant Monday morning. About 8 a.m. Monday, a person at TJ Willie’s, 738 W. Market St., reported a breaking and entering to Tiffin Police Department. A safe was taken overnight, according to a police report.

Tiffin man indicted

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A Tiffin man was indicted by a Seneca County grand jury. Douglas A. Kuhn, 41, was charged with grand theft, a fourth-degree felony, for an alleged incident involving $11,000, according to his indictment.

Witnesses sought

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FOSTORIA — Fostoria Police Department is seeking witnesses to a vehicle vs. pedestrian accident at the train tracks on Poplar Street Sunday afternoon. A vehicle struck two people — one in a wheelchair and the other the person pushing he wheelchair — and they both were on the road when ...

Commissioners meet today

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Seneca County commissioners are to meet at 10 a.m. today at the commissioners’ office, 111 Madison St. During old business, the board is to discuss the Seneca County Justice Center and a safety grant. At about 10:15 a.m., a discussion regarding the County Employee Benefits Consortium of ...

Tiffin schools panel to meet

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The Tiffin City Board of Education Marketing Committee is to meet at 4 p.m. Thursday at the Administration Building, 244 S. Monroe St.

St. Joseph’s parish plans family-oriented mission

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St. Joseph Catholic Church has scheduled a 60-minute, family-oriented parish mission in February. The mission is to feature the Rev. James Sichko of the Diocese of Lexington, Kentucky. The presentation, titled “60 Minutes for Jesus: Praise, Laughter and Storytelling,” is to take place ...

Annual Mardi Gras event scheduled

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The seventh annual Mardi Gras fundraiser is scheduled 6-10 p.m. Friday at Elizabeth Schaefer Auditorium, located at 190 St. Francis Ave. Festivities include live music, games of chance, traditional Cajun cuisine and drinks, live and silent auctions and raffle items. A cash bar is to be ...