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February 27th, 2015
ST. MARYS — A St. Marys woman who became trapped under boxes was helped by two meter readers making a service call to the residence.
On Wednesday, Shane Walter and Andy Thobe were dispatched to a residence in reference to a frozen water line.
Utility Office Supervisor Carol Lengerich said the woman rescheduled several times before settling on an early afternoon service call.
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WAPAKONETA — A few more details have been released regarding a shooting Sunday morning in Wapakoneta.
In a news release, Wapakoneta Police Chief Russ Hunlock said that at 4 a.m. Sunday, a resident in the 600 block of South Blackhoof Street noticed a suspicious person in the north/south alley. Another resident also reported seeing a suspicious person and went out to investigate.
WAPAKONETA — Three area teens have been arrested on charges of allegedly manufacturing a hallucinogenic drug.
At 9:04 p.m. Tuesday, officers from the Wapakoneta Police Department arrived at 402 Ashland, Apt. E12, via an anonymous tip regarding possible drug activity. During the investigation, officers discovered a suspected dimethyltryptamine (DMT) lab. DMT is classified as a schedule I hallucinogen.
• Nathaen M. Eastman, 18, 402 Ashland, Apt. E12, on one count of illegal manufacture of drugs.
NEW BREMEN — Book Buzz for Adults will be held at 1 p.m. today at New Bremen Public Library.
ST. MARYS — City crews are on the scene of a watermain break at Columbia and Van streets in St. Marys. Water service in the area could be affected while repairs are made.
ST. MARYS — Teen Trivia will be held from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. today at the St. Marys Community Public Library for grades 6 to 12. Bring a partner or up to four friends for some friendly competition.
NEW BREMEN â€” The Southwestern Auglaize County Chamber of Commerce held its annual luncheon and awards on Tuesday. For a complete recap, pick up Wednesday's edition of The Evening Leader.
ST. MARYS — A book discussion will be held at 6:30 p.m. today in the Wissman Room at Otterbein. "The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks" by Rebecca Skloot will be discussed.
ST. MARYS — The National Weather Service has issued a wind chill advisory effective from 3 a.m. to 11 a.m. Tuesday. Wind chill values could reach 22 below zero.