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Marathon Quarterly Profits Fall By 85%

10/27/16 – 10:54 A.M.

Profits fell this quarter for Marathon Petroleum Corporation to $145 million due to lower fuel prices. The Courier reports that profits fell 85% or 27 cents per share. The company’s revenue declined 12% to just short of $16.5 billion. The refining and market operating profit also took a hit, falling 79% from last year to $306 million. Chairman and CEO Gary Heminger said that despite the refining profit decline, Marathon has success in continuing to grow in more stable profit areas.

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Kiwanis Hosts 5K And Fun Run On November 5th

10/21/16 – 10:15 A.M.

The Findlay Kiwanis is hosting the Kiwanis Shuffle Walk and Fun Run on November 5th. Denise Roush from the Findlay Kiwanis says the money raised will support the Kiwanis Closet Project.

Closet Project

The run will be held in the Emory Adams park at 10 a.m. Registration is done online at runsignup.com for $20 until the 28th. Afterward, it will cost $25 to register.

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Anthony Iriti WIll Leave Findlay For New Position In Kentucky

10/19/16- 12:50 P.M.

Findlay will be losing a prominent figure as he moves into a new position in Kentucky. Economic Development Director Anthony Iriti will be moving to Henderson, Kentucky. He will be the president and CEO of the Kentucky Network for Development, Leadership, and Engagement or Kyndle. President and CEO of the Findlay-Hancock Alliance, John Haywood says he is happy for Iriti.

Iriti Success

In his new position, Iriti will oversee the chamber of commerce for Henderson County. He will also help support the chambers of McLean, Union and Webster Counties. The job will focus on business retention and creation, workforce development and Business attraction.

Haywood said that Iriti will remain in his current position until mid-November.

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Weapons Stolen From Kenton Home

10/14/16 – 9:41 A.M.

Weapons were stolen from a Kenton home sometime after Tuesday afternoon. WKTN Radio reports that a resident in the 700 block of Ida Street reported the crime. He told officers that his home was entered and four rifles have gone missing. The value of the weapons was listed at $1250.

The theft is under continued investigation.

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OSU Extension Educator Talks About Farmers’ Safety

10/12/16 – 5:28 P.M.

It’s almost time for farmers to start harvesting and there are precautions that they should take. OSU extension educator Ed Lentz said that farmers should be careful moving around equipment

Safety Hazards

Lentz said that farmers should have 3 points of contact whenever they are moving around their equipment. This means that they should have at least two feet and one hand or two hands and one foot on the equipment at al times.

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Man Confined To Electric Scooter Severely Burned In Putnam County

10/10/16 – 4:53 P.M.

A Putnam County man confined to an electric scooter was severely burned after burning papers. 87-year-old Frank Taschler was found in his front yard with burns over a large amount of his body. According to a release from the Putnam County Sheriff’s office, his scooter was stuck in loose dirt when he was overcome by the flames. Life Flight took Taschler to Toledo to receive treatment.

His condition is unknown right now.

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Reaching Women Conference This Saturday At Marathon Performing Arts Center

9/20/16 – 5:35 A.M.

The annual Reaching Women Interdenominational conference is coming this Saturday to Findlay.  Shirley Reesner from the Reaching Women organization says they reach out to all women.

Interdenominational Conference

Christian singer and author Shiela Walsh is coming to Findlay to take part in the conference. Andrea Sirtel from the organization says that getting Walsh was a stroke of luck.

Sheila Walsh

The conference is open to all women and starts at 8:15 am in the Marathon Performing Arts Center. Tickets are available at reachingwomen.org

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Suspect In Tiffin Gas Station Robbery Arrested

9/14/16 – 7:55 A.M.

Police arrested a man suspected in a Tiffin gas station robbery Monday. The Review-Times reports authorities found 26-year-old Cody Johnson in a home at 201 Gibson Street. A release from the Seneca County Drug Task Force-METRICH Enforcement Unit says Johnson was also wanted for safe cracking, or unlawfully opening or attempting to open a safe or vault. It also said Johnson could be violent.

The Tiffin Police Department accuses Johnson of stealing guns from several jurisdictions. Officers searching the home where officers found Johnson say they turned up a small amount of suspected crack cocaine, stolen guns, criminal tools, and drug paraphernalia.

Johnson is facing several charges, including kidnapping and aggravated menacing. He’s currently being held in the Seneca County Jail.

MORE: Review-Times

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ADAMHS Board Gives Hancock County Commissioners Update

09/13/16 – 7:10 P.M.

The Ohio revised code has put restrictions on who County Commissioners can appoint to the ADAMHS board. Commissioner Mark Gazarek said that they’ll need to figure how to split the board.

Mark Gazarek

Commissioner Phil Reigle said that they will have to determine that before anyone can be appointed.

Phil Reigle

The commissioners are supportive of the ADAMHS levy.

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