Archive

You are viewing the August 16, 2013 daily archives

WOUB Digital

Ohio Counties Back Blanchard River Project

By:
Posted on:

Six counties in northwest Ohio are taking a regional approach to reduce flooding along the Blanchard River. The Blanchard River Stream Enhancement Project board voted unanimously Thursday to authorize a cleanup along an 88-mile stretch of the river. The board includes commissioners from Allen, Hardin, Seneca, Hancock, Putnam and Wyandot counties. The latest estimates put… Read More

WOUB Digital

Investigators Question Scrapping Of Sheriff’s Office Truck

By:
Posted on:

State investigators have been making inquiries about the scrapping of an Athens County Sheriff’s Office truck. Sheriff Patrick Kelly told The Messenger he spoke about it Thursday with agents of the Ohio Bureau of Criminal Identification and Investigation. Also, it appears that agents have taken copies of paperwork related to the truck from the Athens… Read More

WOUB Digital

Ohio Releases Unemployment Rate

By:
Posted on:

Ohio is ready to release the monthly update on its seasonally adjusted unemployment rate, which hasn't changed much since the beginning of the year. The Ohio Department of Job and Family Services was slated to unveil the jobless rate for July on Friday, along with the latest statewide labor force data. The state unemployment rate… Read More