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March 3rd, 2015
Day three of arraignment hearings for the trio charged in the Uniopolis murder case wraps up today as James P. Dinsmore will make his appearance in the Auglaize County Common Pleas Courtroom today.
Wapakoneta and Waynesfield-Goshen schools are on a 2-hour delay for today (Tuesday, March 3).
Botkins Local School is on a two-hour delay for today (Tuesday, March 3).
UPDATE: 7:37 a.m. Wapakoneta City Schools are closed.
UPDATE: 8:04 a.m. Waynesfield-Goshen Local School is closed.
A winter weather advisory has been issued for Auglaize County from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesday.
Light freezing rain is possible beginning as or mixing with sleet.
About a tenth if an inch of light ice may accumulate and will change to rain by noon Tuesday.
Light amounts of icing will cause some roads and sidewalks to become slippery. Use caution when outdoors as areas that look wet may be icy. If you must drive, be cautious as you may encounter nice on the roads.
As a result of Sunday's snowfall, Wapakoneta Police Chief Russel Hunlock is reminding residents who have been parked on a city street for 48 hours or more to move their vehicles by Wednesday at midnight.
Day two of arraignment hearings for the trio charged in the Uniopolis murder case continues today as Joseph Furry will appear in the Auglaize County Common Pleas Courtroom today.
We will have up-to-the-minute updates on Furry's hearing so be sure to follow our website, www.wapakdailynews.com and our Twitter feed @WapakDaily.
1:03 p.m. Auglaize County Sheriff Al Solomon has appeared in the courtroom and is sitting behind the prosecuting attorney side.
Roughly eight people are in attendance.
Kindergarten registration for the 2015-16 school year begins today at Wapakoneta Elementary School. Registration will be held at WES today through Wednesday, and at Cridersville Elementary School on Thursday and Friday.
For more details, see the Tuesday, March 3 edition of the Wapakoneta Daily News.
The 2015 Ohio Music Education Association District III Junior High Festival will be held today and tomorrow at Wapakoneta High School. It will wrap up with a concert open to the public on Saturday at 3 p.m.
For more information, see the Friday edition of the Wapakoneta Daily News.
Aaron M. Dietrich Sr. 26, will make his appearance in the Auglaize County Common Pleas Courtroom this afternoon. Today's appearance is an arraignment hearing only, with future court dates to follow.
Dietrich is charged with two counts of aggravated murder, one count of aggravated burglary and kidnapping, both first-degree felonies and intimidation of a witness, a felony of the third degree.
Be sure to stay right here for updates and for a full story on Dietrich's arraignment, be sure to grab your copy of Friday, Feb. 27 edition of the Wapakoneta Daily News.
The Wapakoneta Police Department on Tuesday arrested three local residents for illegal manufacturing of drugs in connection to a suspected DMT lab.
For more on these arrests, as well as an update on Sunday's Blackhoof Street shooting, read the Friday, Feb. 27 edition of the Wapakoneta Daily News.
Five thefts from vehicles were reported to the Wapakoneta Police Department on Sunday and Monday.
For details on these thefts and more, see Page 3A of the Wednesday, Feb. 25 edition of the Wapakoneta Daily News.