Demith provides community first approach at Baumann

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John Demith at Baumann Auto Group in Tiffin is changing the way local customers and companies buy vehicles. With a community first, sale second attitude, Demith is making the car buying process different from other dealerships. The new concept started when Demith came back to Baumann in June ...

Cuadra Pediatric Dentistry is giving kids a smile

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Children were provided with free dental care Friday as part of the “Give Kids a Smile” program at Cuadra Pediatric Dentistry. Dr. Daniela Cuadra of Cuadra Pediatric Dentistry, located at 486 W. Perry St., said through this program, she and her staff are working to “bring healthy smiles ...

Singing throughout the world

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A Seneca East High School graduate is traveling the world as a singer, actor and dancer. Ben Frankart, who graduated from Seneca East High School in 2014, said he loves New York and traveling. “It’s nice to be back in Republic. … I did not miss the winter, though,” he ...

OPSB hearing on Republic Wind transmission line canceled

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COLUMBUS — Ohio Power Siting Board Friday suspended the procedural schedule in the case regarding Republic Wind LLC’s proposal to construct an electric transmission line in Seneca County, according to a news release from the agency. As a result of the suspension, the local public hearing ...

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Today Fremont Flea Market, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Sandusky County Fairgrounds, 901 Rawson Ave. Cost: Free. For more information, call (419) 332-5604 or visit www.sanduskycountyfair.com. Track Me Down, 1 p.m. Unger Park, 1303 Buckeye-Nevada Rd., Upper Sandusky. Crawford County Park District. Join ...

Grand jury hands up indictments

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Several people were indicted by a Seneca County grand jury. John C. Fritz, 40, was charged with burglary, a second-degree felony, and menacing by stalking, a fourth-degree felony. Fritz is accused of trespassing in an occupied structure, according to his indictment. Separately, Scott E. ...

Ohio Farm Bureau Foundation offers over $70,000 in scholarships

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COLUMBUS — Ohio Farm Bureau Foundation has more than $70,000 in scholarships available to Ohio students from rural, suburban and urban communities who are pursuing degrees connected in some way to agriculture. Through 10 programs, about 50 scholarships will be awarded. The deadline to apply ...

Man wanted in North Carolina arrested in Seneca County

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A man who was charged with kidnapping and was wanted in North Carolina for allegedly failing to appear was arrested in Seneca County on Wednesday, according to court and sheriff’s office records. According to court records, Michael A. Howell, 25, was wanted in the state of North Carolina on ...

Woman charged after man’s death sentenced to community control

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A Carey woman who was charged after a man’s death and pleaded guilty to charges was sentenced to community control during a hearing in Seneca County Common Pleas Court Judge Michael Kelbley’s courtroom Friday. In December, Holly J. Howard, 48, pleaded guilty to charges of aggravated ...

Assistant Seneca County prosecutor fired from prosecutor’s office

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An assistant Seneca County prosecutor who primarily handled misdemeanor crimes has been fired. Seneca County Prosecutor Derek DeVine said Richard Palau’s employment from the prosecutor’s office was terminated Wednesday due to job performance. According to the prosecutor’s office’s ...

Daily Log, Feb. 8

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Tiffin report • A person reported Thursday afternoon a windshield was broken while parked in the lot at Coppus Motors, 2190 W. Market St. County reports • Matthew A. Miller, 43, of Tiffin, was charged with driving under suspension and fail to control Thursday. • A 200-block West ...

Commissioners approve indigent defense pay increase

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Seneca County Commissioners Thursday approved a pay increase for attorneys who handle the defense in court matters for indigent people to $60 per hour. The increase was recommended by the judges of Seneca County. The last increase was in 2014 when the pay rate was raised $5 per hour to $55 ...

Making Miracles

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Guests look over items on a silent auction Thursday evening during a Making Miracles fundraiser for the Children’s Miracle Network hosted by Bill and Kelli Jones of RE/MAX Unlimited Results Realty. Donors, sponsors and attendees filled the dining area of Wall Street Pub & Grille on the ...

Afternoon swim

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Canada geese swim in the Sandusky River on Thursday afternoon. The windchill during the afternoon was nearly 20 degrees. National Weather Service was predicting snow showers and a high of 32 degrees today.


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Snow falls over downtown Tiffin Thursday afternoon. Seneca County remained under a Level 1 snow emergency, meaning roads were hazardous with blowing and drifting snow, and also were icy.

Man to pay restitution to Rural King

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A man must repay restitution of nearly $1,500 to Rural King. Stacey Graham, 53, pleaded guilty to a charge of theft, a fifth-degree felony, during a hearing in Seneca County Common Pleas Court Judge Steve Shuff’s courtroom. Shuff sentenced Graham to three years of community control and ...