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Constance Downing, an adviser for Sew Sharp 4-H club, works on the club's booth at Seneca County Fairgrounds Saturday afternoon. The 176th fair opens Monday. To view more photos from this event, visit cu.advertiser-tribune.com.

Local organizations bring opioid epidemic awareness to Tiffin

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An event meant to raise awareness about the opioid epidemic took over Tiffin Saturday. Taking Back Tiffin was hosted by Fight for Recovery and Tiffin Tuff and featured speakers and musicians from around the country, raffles and other activities, according to a release. The event was to ...

Man’s condition remains critical

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A Tiffin man injured in an accident Friday afternoon remained in critical condition Saturday, according to a ProMedica Toledo Hospital spokeswoman. Ryan Bintz, 34, was a passenger in a Ford Ranger involved in a three-vehicle accident on SR 12 west of Fostoria Friday afternoon, according to a ...

Daily Log, July 22

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Tiffin reports • Matthew W. Stone, 43, of Tiffin, was charged with disorderly conduct Friday. • An employee of Al’s Convenience Store, 614 W. Market St., reported Friday afternoon a gas drive-off of $27.85. • Mason M. Wagner, 20, of Burgoon, was charged with contributing to the ...

Community Calendar, July 22

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Today Homecoming, 10 a.m. Adams Freewill Baptist Church, 6901 TR 190, Green Springs. Lunch after service. (419) 639-2206. Oak Ridge Festival, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. 15498 E. TR 104. Attica. Cost is $6 for adults, $5 for seniors, $4 for 8- to 12-year-olds and free to children younger than 7 with a ...

SR 12 crash injures 7

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FOSTORIA — Seven people were injured in a three-vehicle accident on SR 12, west of Fostoria, Friday afternoon. According to a release from the Findlay post of State Highway Patrol, Brenton Hurt, 33, of Tiffin, was stopped facing west on SR 12 in a Ford Ranger waiting to turn left on TR 218 ...

This cat wants to be kneaded

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Pumpernickel is a 1-year-old domestic short-hair. He has a calm personality and likes to play, but loves to have his belly and chest rubbed. Pumpernickel loves lap time and nap time. He is good with other cats, dogs and children. You can see Pumpernickel at the Humane Society of Seneca County, ...

Woman injured in SR 19 accident

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REPUBLIC — A woman was injured in an accident on SR 19 Friday afternoon. Deputy Deker Kneeskern of Seneca County Sheriff’s Office said Irma Gernert, 64, of Tiffin, was traveling north on SR 19 in a 2011 Nissan and Franklin Reinbolt, 35, of Fremont, also was traveling north in a 2001 Audi ...

Daily Log July 21

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Tiffin reports • Anthony B. Dawson, 32, of Toledo, was charged with obstruction Thursday. • Steven H. Grimes, 30, of Tiffin, was charged with violating a protection order Thursday. • Jonathan P. Swartz, 19, of Tiffin, was charged with theft Thursday. • Tyler A. Carter, 18, of ...

Community Calendar July 21

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Saturday Fostoria Farmers’ Market, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Corner of Tiffin and Main streets, downtown Fostoria. The theme is “Christmas in July” and is sponsored by Second Wind Music Center. For information, contact Carol at (419) 435-1718 or fostoriamarket@yahoo.com. Oak Ridge Festival, 10 ...

Three injured in accident

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Three people were injured in an accident at East CR 38 and North CR 33 Thursday afternoon. Deputy Deker Kneeskern of Seneca County Sheriff’s Office said a youth was traveling south on North CR 33 in a 2009 Chevrolet with another youth and Sarah Babione, 40, of Tiffin, was traveling west on ...

Seneca East recognizes Sutton Bank

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ATTICA — Eric Gillet, CEO of Sutton Bank, and Rhonda Martin, Sutton Bank public relations specialist, accepted a plaque during Seneca East Board of Education’s meeting Tuesday evening on behalf of the bank. The plaque was to recognize the bank for donating more than $24,000 to fund a ...

Board hears about school construction

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FOSTORIA — Superintendent Andrew Sprang addressed those in attendance on construction of the new Fostoria Junior/Senior High School at Fostoria City Schools board of education meeting July 13. He said the construction is moving along and progress is being documented on the school district’s ...

Briefly, July 20

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Sex offense reported Tuesday FOSTORIA — A 151 W. Fourth St. person requested to speak to an officer Tuesday afternoon, according to a Fostoria Police Department report. Chief Keith Loreno of Fostoria Police Department said a person reported a sex offense and the incident was under ...

Daily Log, July 20

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Today Nature Camp for ages 6-12 years, 9 a.m.-noon. Garlo Heritage Nature Preserve, Bloomville. Call (419) 435-3915 for registration form. “Rockin’ The Toons” with Jeff Nicholas, 2 p.m. Tiffin-Seneca Public Library, Frost Kalnow Room, 77 Jefferson St. For ages four and up. (419) ...

NR man sentenced to 9 years

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A New Riegel man was sentenced to nine years in prison during a hearing in Seneca County Common Pleas Court Judge Michael Kelbley’s courtroom Wednesday afternoon. In June, Robert L. Norville III, 20, pleaded guilty to a charge of bribery, a third-degree felony. He was accused of offering ...

Sexual conduct with girl lands man in prison

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A Tiffin man who admitted he engaged in sexual conduct with a 13-year-old girl was sentenced to five years in prison Wednesday. In June, Cody A. Swank, 25, pleaded guilty to three counts of unlawful sexual conduct with a minor, all third-degree felonies, during a hearing in Seneca County ...

Aid sought for crash victim, family

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A GoFundMe page has been set up for a Tiffin man involved in an accident on CH 16 near Carey July 8. Melissa McGee said her husband, James, has been in the intensive care unit at Mercy Health - St. Vincent Medical Center in Toledo since the accident. He was on his way home when the ...

Fostoria man arrested on sex charge

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A Fostoria man was incarcerated in Seneca County Jail on a sex-related charge Wednesday night. Levi J. Corbin, 22, was charged with unlawful sexual conduct with a minor, a fourth-degree felony, according to Tiffin-Fostoria Municipal Court records. A man took his 15-year-old daughter to ...