Norwalk man seriously injured in car-cycle crash
A Norwalk man received serious injuries in a two-vehicle crash in Huron County involving a motorcycle Sunday afternoon. 65 year-old James Gerken was seriously hurt while riding his motorcycle on New State Road in Bronson Township when he was hit by the driver of a Chevy Equinox who ran a stop sign on Hasbrock Road and pulled out in front of Gerken, striking him and then ejecting him from his cycle. Gerken, who was not wearing a helmet, was flown by Lifeflight to a Toledo hospital.
Banquet being held tonight to recognize local women graduates from drug rehab program
The Teen Challenge of the Firelands, a faith-based addiction rehab program for women, is hosting the ‘Giving Thanks Celebration Banquet’ tonight at The Colonnade Banquet Facility on U.S. 250 in Milan. Director of Teen Challenge, Mike Leonard, told WLKR News that tonight’s event will recognize four recent graduates of the program. The keynote speaker is Dallas Holm, a multiple award-winning Christian musician. The event begins with a silent auction at 5:30 pm; followed by the banquet at 6:30 pm. Tickets are $50.
Edison Girls Golf Team have received tremendous support from the community following state title
The Edison Chargers’ girls’ golf team celebrated their recent Division 2 State Championship by joining Josh Bowman and Kevin Rasnick on The 95-3 WLKR Locker Room Show Saturday morning. Head Coach Lisa Kelble told Josh and Kevin that the community support has been something special. It’s the first golf state title in school history for Edison. You can view a photo of their visit to WLKR on the 95.3 WLKR Facebook page.
Erie County fire hydrant flushing going on this week
The Erie County Water Division will be flushing fire hydrants in Huron and Berlin Townships starting today. Residents may experience low water pressure during this time; and are advised to let cold water trickle for a brief time to clear the water line. Residents should also take caution doing laundry due to possible water discoloration.