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Additional Shooting Details Released

February 26, 2015

WAPAKONETA — A few more details have been released regarding a shooting Sunday morning in Wapakoneta.

In a news release, Wapakoneta Police Chief Russ Hunlock said that at 4 a.m. Sunday, a resident in the 600 block of South Blackhoof Street noticed a suspicious person in the north/south alley. Another resident also reported seeing a suspicious person and went out to investigate.

Trio Arrested On Drug Charges

February 26, 2015

WAPAKONETA — Three area teens have been arrested on charges of allegedly manufacturing a hallucinogenic drug.

At 9:04 p.m. Tuesday, officers from the Wapakoneta Police Department arrived at 402 Ashland, Apt. E12, via an anonymous tip regarding possible drug activity. During the investigation, officers discovered  a suspected dimethyltryptamine (DMT) lab. DMT is classified as a schedule I hallucinogen.

Arrested were:

• Nathaen M. Eastman, 18, 402 Ashland, Apt. E12, on one count of illegal manufacture of drugs.

Book Discussion Set

February 26, 2015

NEW BREMEN — Book Buzz for Adults will be held at 1 p.m. today at New Bremen Public Library.

Watermain Break

February 25, 2015

ST. MARYS — City crews are on the scene of a watermain break at Columbia and Van streets in St. Marys. Water service in the area could be affected while repairs are made.

Teen Trivia Contest

February 25, 2015

ST. MARYS — Teen Trivia will be held from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. today at the St. Marys Community Public Library for grades 6 to 12. Bring a partner or up to four friends for some friendly competition.

Photo Of The Day

February 24, 2015

NEW BREMEN — The Southwestern Auglaize County Chamber of Commerce held its annual luncheon and awards on Tuesday. For a complete recap, pick up Wednesday's edition of The Evening Leader.

Book Discussion Set

February 24, 2015

ST. MARYS — A book discussion will be held at 6:30 p.m. today in the Wissman Room at Otterbein. "The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks" by Rebecca Skloot will  be discussed.

Wind Chill Advisory Issued

February 23, 2015

ST. MARYS — The National Weather Service has issued a wind chill advisory effective from 3 a.m. to 11 a.m. Tuesday. Wind chill values could reach 22 below zero.

Video: Combine Winners, Losers

February 23, 2015

VIDEO OF THE DAY: NFL scouting combine: Winners and Losers

A Look Ahead

February 23, 2015

ST. MARYS — Don't miss out on these stories, found in our print edition this week:

• St. Marys City Council to vote on a possible land deal.

• The Southwestern Auglaize County Chamber of Commerce's annual luncheon.

• A story about a local student's summer business.

• Complete coverage of local basketball, swimming and diving and bowling.

Wind Chill Advisory Issued

February 22, 2015

ST. MARYS — The National Weather Service has issued a wind chill advisory for the region effective from midnight to 9 a.m. Monday. Wind chills could reach 10 to 25 below zero.

A Look Back

February 22, 2015

ST. MARYS — Here is a look back at some of the stories that appeared in our print edition last week:

• A fire destroyed a local home.

• Members of the St. Marys Board of Education's Technology Committee discussed the district's telecommunications plan.

• Members of the New Bremen Board of Education discussed refinancing bond debt.

• Three area men were charged with aggravated murder.

• A Celina man pleaded guilty to involuntary manslaughter in a decades old homicide case.

Man Shot In Wapak

February 22, 2015

WAPAKONETA — A 29-year-old man was shot early Sunday morning in the 600 block of South Blackhoof Street.

According to a news release issued by the Wapakoneta Police Department, at 4:13 a.m. Sunday, officers responded to the 600 block of South Blackhoof Street on a report of a suspicious person in the area. When officers arrived, a call was placed requesting an ambulance because of a victim with a gunshot wound.

3 Charged With Aggravated Murder

February 20, 2015

WAPAKONETA — Three men, including a Wapakoneta resident, have been charged with aggravated murder in the death of a Uniopolis man in June.

Video: Surprising Oscar Facts

February 20, 2015

VIDEO OF THE DAY: 9 Surprising Facts About The Oscars

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