The newest member of the Waynesfield Police Department has made his first bust exactly two weeks after beginning work.
Yukon, the departmentâ€™s recently acquired drug sniffing dog, sniffed out a 34 grams of marijuana, some drug paraphernalia and $8,040 cash during a routine traffic stop at 7:08 p.m. Friday night.
â€śI am very happy with Yukonâ€™s work,â€ť Police Chief Nathan Motter said. â€śExactly two weeks after we certified as a K-9 team, to come across a find like this is very rewarding.â€ť
A new sign on West Auglaize Street directs visitors to the football field, the high school, city hall and the county fairgrounds.
The first of 38 new signs, which are to be installed throughout Wapakoneta, was unveiled by Wapakoneta Wayfinding Committee members
The sign, now on display on West Auglaize Street near the Blackhoof Street intersection, was uncovered in front of approximately 30 guests Thursday.
Community Partnering for Effective Domestic Violence Response Committee members say they hope several events this month make people aware of and recognize the dangers domestic violence.
â€śWe are trying to enhance the communityâ€™s understanding of domestic violence,â€ť Auglaize County Crisis Center Director Shirley Longworth said.