February 5th, 2015
In its filing for a restraining order to stop the storage and transfer of ethylenediamine, the Ohio EPA said the company has been storing the toxic chemical since May, 2014, and only found out about it following an Aug. 26 leak.
Wapakoneta City Schools, Waynesfield-Goshen and Botkins are closed today, Thursday, Feb. 5.
OHSAA State Dual Team Tournament
Division II, Region 16 semifinal
Wapakoneta 45, Indian Lake 30
Division II, Region 16 final
Graham 68, Wapakoneta 9
ST. PARIS — The Redskins competed with voids in the three heaviest weight classes Wednesday in the second week of the OHSAA state dual team tournament.
A spaghetti dinner will be held at the YMCA Saturday to benefit the YMCA 2015 Support Campaign.
For more details, see the Thursday edition of the Wapakoneta Daily News.
The Hickory Pit BBQ has opened at the Shell station on Bellefontaine St.
Two people were cited for marijuana possession after being pulled over by Auglaize County Sheriff's deputies.
Read about these crimes and more in tomorrow's paper.
Timothy Scott Workman has appeared in Auglaize County Common Pleas Court this morning on grounds for sentencing on 79 charges of illegal use of a minor in nudity oriented and tampering with evidence.
UPDATE: A hearing earlier this morning, several motions, including motion for a new trial, was denied by Judge Frederick Pepple.
The Auglaize County Sheriff's Office is advising residents to be prepared for slick roadways as the county may see 1 to 2 inches of snow throughout this evening.
Wapakoneta Police Chief Russ Hunlock has announced the formation of a new program that provides an opportunity for officers to meet with residents in specific neighborhoods within the city in the hope of increasing positive interaction between citizens and law enforcement.
PACT, which stands for “police and citizens together,” is an expansion of National Night Out, an annual event meant to enhance police-community partnerships and promote involvement in crime prevention activities.
Duchouquet Township trustees heard from hunters and residents of the Oakwood Hills subdivision on Tuesday regarding goose hunting on the Auglaize River.