Archive - News Article
March 3rd, 2015
ST. MARYS — Girl Scout cookies have arrived. Crews unloaded dozens of boxes at the St. Marys VFW on Monday.
Here is an update of delays and cancellations as of 8:30 a.m. Tuesday:
• ABC Center - 2 hour delay
• Auglaize County Council on Aging - closed
• Celina - closed
• Grand Lake Christian School - closed
• Minster - 2 hour delay
• New Knoxville - 2 hour delay
• New Bremen - 2 hour delay
• St. Marys - closed
• Wapakoneta - closed
• Waynesfield-Goshen - closed
ST. MARYS — There has been a report of a crash near the ProPet overpass. A car reportedly went off the overpass and caught on fire. First responders are in the area. A portion of U.S. 33 is closed near the crash site.
ST. MARYS — The National Weather Service has issued a winter storm advisory from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesday for the region. Light freezing rain could mix with sleet early on. Light ice accumulations also are possible. Precipitation should change over to rain by noon.
Here's a quick look at some upcoming stories that will be found in our print edition:
• A feature story on a local bee keeping club and their objectives.
• Minster Village Council coverage.
• Senate Bill 48 — what it is and how it could affect you.
• SART Quarter Auction preview
• Senior profiles on local high school students.
NEW KNOXVILLE — Lego Club meets from 3 p.m. to 4 p.m. today at New Knoxville Library.
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.