NEWS


6:16 am |    
Keeping ahead
Second study recommended for new park site

Second study recommended for new park site

Village Administrator Rosanna Hoelzle updated Swanton Village Council on several projects, including a proposed railroad park, during its May 14 meeti...

June 22nd, 2021 |  


SWCD announces Big Tree Contest details

The tree species for the 2021 Big Tree Contest sponsored by Fulton Soil and Water Conservation District and Natural Resources Conservation Service has...

June 22nd, 2021 |  


Home market remains steady amid reopening, economic recovery

MAUMEE – As the market heads into late spring, low mortgage rates continue to fuel robust buyer demand. Supply remains near historic lows locall...

June 22nd, 2021 |  


SHERIFF’S REPORT

Thursday, June 31:39 p.m., 7733 County Road E, York Twp., scam.13:47 p.m., 1932 County Road 4, Swancreek Twp., domestic violence.4:25 p.m., 26872 Sadi...

June 22nd, 2021 |  


Ohio has new response for algal blooms in rec waters

With the summer recreation season underway, Ohio is simplifying the health advisories related to Harmful Algal Blooms and setting more protective thre...

June 21st, 2021 |  


Annual Magic Camp July 8

The Magic Corner in Wauseon will present its 17th Annual Magic Camp Day for kids on July 8.The 9 a.m.-3 p.m. camp at 113 S. Fulton St. will feature a ...

June 21st, 2021 |  


SPORTS


Ohio residents can enjoy free fishing weekend, June 19-20

COLUMBUS — The free fishing weekend for Ohio residents is Saturday and Sunday, June 19-20, according to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources...

June 17th, 2021 |  


Summer Nationals coming to Fulton County Fairgrounds

In conjunction with the Maumee Valley Pullers, the National Tractor Pullers Association will present the Maumee Valley Pullers Summer Nationals on Sat...

June 16th, 2021 |  


Battling for state title

Battling for state title

Devon Morris of Archbold gets ahold of a ball that ends up getting caught in foul territory for an out during the Division III state semifinal versus ...

June 16th, 2021 |  


Hunter Nofziger signs with Capital University

Hunter Nofziger signs with Capital University

Hunter Nofziger of Wauseon recently committed to continue his education and football career at Capital University in Columbus, Ohio. Front row, from l...

June 16th, 2021 |  


Chris Keller edges out Rusty Schlenk in exciting finish

Saturday night’s UMP Late Model feature event at Oakshade Raceway had just about everything, including a three-wide race at the checkered flag. ...

June 14th, 2021 |  


LIFE


5:39 am |    
Camp Palmer opened in 1947
Camp Palmer opened in 1947

Camp Palmer opened in 1947

Campers making their beds as part of their morning chores at Camp Palmer southeast of Fayette. Camp Palmer was incorporated on March 4, 1946, by the e...

June 9th, 2021 |  


Fulton County Senior Center lunch menu announced

The Fulton County Senior Center continues to offer drive-thru lunches at its five sites. There are locations in Wauseon, Swanton, Delta, Archbold, and...

June 7th, 2021 updated: June 7th, 2021. |  


WHS grad was honored at Naval Air Station

WHS grad was honored at Naval Air Station

Donald Bernath graduated from Wauseon High School in 1957 and attended Purdue University. Upon graduation he entered the U.S. Marine Corps and began f...

May 31st, 2021 |  


Senior Center News

The Fulton County Senior Center continues to offer drive-thru lunches at its five sites. There are locations in Wauseon, Swanton, Delta, Archbold, and...

May 30th, 2021 |  


Senior Center News

The Fulton County Senior Center continues to offer drive-thru lunches at its five sites. There are locations in Wauseon, Swanton, Delta, Archbold, and...

May 23rd, 2021 |  


OPINION


1:22 am |    

So, really, who am I?

It felt SO good to do something normal

We had just finished breakfast and were enjoying the quiet of the morning – no neighborhood noise, no pets active in the house, no demands on th...

May 28th, 2021 |  


It’s time for Ohio to fix school funding

In the next few weeks, our State Senators and State Representatives will determine the future for Ohio schools with one crucial vote. For the first ti...

May 25th, 2021 |  


A year late, but catching up was worth the wait

A year ago, in May of 2020, I talked with a dear friend by telephone reminiscing that it was time for her birthday dinner – a special dinner for...

May 22nd, 2021 |  


Side effects of the pandemic will be remembered

It is well past a year now since our lives were drastically changed by the COVID-19 pandemic.At the very outset, I think as individuals we were almost...

May 13th, 2021 |  


Just by chance, or was a higher power involved?

Did it happen just by chance? Some folks call it serendipity; others call it coincidence; and still others say an event happened just by chance. My th...

May 6th, 2021 |  


As with life, Christianity has a learning curve

I went to the “office”, actually the junk room where my computer holds reign, without a thought about what to write this morning. So I pul...

April 30th, 2021 |  


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