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Area chili and soup enthusiasts can support a local cause as Salty Heifer Fans is raising funds for the Wayne Township Fire Department through a chili/soup cook off Saturday Oct. 9. Owner Missy Hefner approached Fire Chief Albert Presnell about the fundraising idea.

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This years Auglaize County Democrat of the year is board of elections member Rodney Metz. Metz had also served as mayor and a member of Wapakoneta City Council. Details from the 2021 Auglaize County Fall Democrat Dinner will be in Saturdays edition of the WDN.

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Moulton Township - The Wapakoneta Post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol is Investigating a one vehicle injury crash that occurred Sunday at approximately 4:42 p.m. in Auglaize County, Ohio. The crash occurred on United State Route 33 near the area of Kettlersville Road In Moulton Township. J…

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At the Auglaize County Common Pleas Court Tuesday, Wapakoneta Mayor Tom Stinebaugh pled not guilty to public corruption charges. Bond was set at $100,000 with 20 percent privilege. Stinebaugh indicated he would put up the deed to his house, worth about $400,000, as security and hand over his…

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Due to weather concerns, Wapakoneta High School's graduation has been rescheduled for 8 p.m., Saturday, May 29.

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At 4:23 p.m. Wapakoneta Fire Department and Buckland Fire Department responded to a fire at 907 Magnolia Dr., Apt. 11. details about the fire can be found in Saturday's edition of the Wapakoneta Daily News.

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Auglaize County Sheriff's Deputies and probation officers were at the Auglaize County Courthouse to serve a warrant. That individual fled on foot and reached a red van. The van was then pulled over in a traffic stop near Benton and South Pine. A full story will be available in Saturday's edi…

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Those traveling on U.S. Route 33 near St. Marys this afternoon may have encountered delays. Late this afternoon a motorcycle was traveling on U.S. Route 33, between State Route 66 and 29 when a back tire blew out. The driver had to lay down the bike on its side. The driver and passenger were…

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While the thunderous booms associated with legal — and illegal — fireworks are often to blame for startling dogs into running to escape the noise, officials with the local animal control have noticed that wasn’t the case this year.