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3 hurt in accident north of Green Springs

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Three people were hurt in an accident at SR 19 and CR 213, north of Green Springs, Friday morning. Trooper Kent Jeffries of the Fremont post of State Highway Patrol said Paul Danklefsen, 77, of Fremont, was driving a 2012 Chevrolet Silverado north on SR 19, and Kristy Pocock, 37, of Fremont, ...

Daily Log, Jan. 18

Daily Log

Tiffin reports • A 100-block Minerva Street woman reported two youths had dumped trash in her yard Thursday evening. • An employee of Denny’s, 315 W. Market St., reported early Friday morning four customers caused a disturbance and one customer flashed a knife. • Tyrone Swain, ...

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Today Ohio’s Medical Marijuana Program, 11 a.m.-noon, Birchard Public Library, 423 Croghan St., Fremont. Learn how Ohio’s new medical marijuana program works. Murder Mystery at Tall Oaks, 1-4 p.m., Community Library, 301 N. Sandusky Ave., Upper Sandusky. Teens and adults. Pizza and ...

Cops briefs, Jan. 18

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Tiffin woman sentenced to community control A Tiffin woman was sentenced to community control during a hearing in Seneca County Common Pleas Court Judge Steve Shuff’s courtroom. Brandy D. Drown, 39, had pleaded guilty to charges of possession of drugs and aggravated possession of drugs, ...

Commissioners hear tourism update

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An overview of the many means of attracting visitors to Seneca County was the main topic at the Seneca County commissioners’ meeting Thursday. Brittany Cook, marketing director for Destination Seneca County, provided a 2019 review and a look ahead to 2020. Destination Seneca County is the ...

Connecting service dogs with veterans, K9s for Warriors

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Imagine 17. Now imagine 17 people. Now imagine 17 deceased people. Now imagine 17 deceased people in one day. According to the 2019 Veteran Suicide Prevention Annual Report, an average of nearly 17 veterans die by suicide each day. While there is no all-encompassing explanation for ...

Former youth center employee back in custody

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A man who had been an employee of Seneca County Youth Center and was accused of kissing a girl in her cell and traveling to Indiana and engaging in sexual conduct with her was taken back into custody Thursday afternoon. Wayne P. Robinson, 49, of Tiffin, had pleaded not guilty to two counts of ...

Area Agency on Aging makes home repair assistance available

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ONTARIO — The Ohio District 5 Area Agency on Aging, Inc. has funds available for necessary home repairs for those age 60 and older, a release from the Ohio District 5 Area Agency on Aging states. “Necessary home repairs” could include fixing a leaking roof; fixing or replacement of a ...

Truck forces cruiser off road near Attica

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ATTICA – Citations of unsafe vehicle and a marked lane violation were issued after an accident between a truck and a Sheriff’s Office cruiser Wednesday evening. A person on East US 224 reported a truck had committed multiple traffic violations, according to a Sheriff’s Office report, ...

Pole barn, contents destroyed in fire

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BELLEVUE — A small pole barn in Thompson Township was destroyed by fire Thursday afternoon. The fire at 14578 E. TR 136 was reported about 12:15 p.m. Chief Brian Sears of Bellevue Fire Department said the barn and its contents, which included general farm equipment and a tractor, were ...

Daily Log, Jan. 17

Daily Log

Tiffin report • A woman in the 100 block of Greenfield Street reported Wednesday afternoon a woman was involved in a physical altercation with a man. County reports • George M. Clark, 48, of Republic, was charged with domestic violence Wednesday. • A man at South TR 25 and West TR ...

Community Calendar, Jan. 17

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Events & Activities Today Playtime at the Library, 10 a.m.-noon Tiffin-Seneca Public Library, 77 Jefferson St., Frost Kalnow Room. Hosted with Seneca County’s Ohio Early Intervention. For ages 18 months through five years. No registration necessary. Please call (419) 447-3751 for more ...

March 15 is deadline to sign up for farm programs

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WASHINGTON, D.C. — USDA’s Farm Service Agency encourages agricultural producers to make an appointment for enrollment in the Agriculture Risk Loss and Price Loss Coverage programs. March 15 is the enrollment deadline for the 2019 crop year, according to a USDA news release. Although more ...

Being suicidal ‘a treatable condition’

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Every single person in the area has at some point interacted with someone who was having suicidal thoughts, said Ellyn Schmiesing. But if you don’t know what to look for, you won’t be able to help. Schmiesing is executive director at Focus, a nonprofit center for people in recovery from ...

Consumer spending drives growth

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Ignore bad headlines about auto sales, energy, trade, transportation or manufacturing, an economist said Tuesday in Findlay. The economy is fine and likely will remain so. “Things are fundamentally pretty stable right now,” said Elliott Eisenberg, chief economist for Econ70.com. He ...

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Man accused of sex-related crime A Tiffin man has been accused of a sex-related crime involving a youth. Malik E. Myers, 20, has been charged with sexual conduct with a minor, a first-degree misdemeanor, according to Tiffin-Fostoria Municipal Court. The alleged incident occurred when ...

Man acquitted of three counts of child endangerment

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A Green Springs man was acquitted of three counts of child endangerment during a trial in Tiffin-Fostoria Municipal Court Judge Mark Repp’s courtroom Wednesday. The three-man, five-woman jury found Myles R. Morris, 41, not guilty of the counts after about half an hour of ...

Daily Log, Jan. 16

Daily Log

Tiffin reports • A 400-block East Perry Street reported Wednesday morning a package had been stolen from her porch. • A 200-block South Sandusky Street resident reported two dogs were loose and attacking people and each other Wednesday afternoon. County report • A possible ...

Community Calendar, Jan. 16

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Events & Activities Today Toddler Tales, 10 a.m., Tiffin-Seneca Public Library, 77 Jefferson St., Frost Kalnow Room. For parents or caregivers and their children who are 1 1/2 to three years old. Free event, no registration necessary. Please call (419) 447-3751 for more ...