Efforts to find a missing boater in Lake Erie resumed this morning.
Officials from ODNR say a man in his 60’s fell from a small boat Saturday night, near Kelley’s Island.
The Bellevue Board of Education will meet in special session at 6:30 tonight, to hire new staff members.
The meeting will take place in the Board of Education Office on North Street.
Ohio House speaker Cliff Rosenberger and members of the Ohio House Republican caucus have announced that a panel will soon be organized, to begin screening candidates wishing to fill the vacant 89th District House seat.
The panel and location of interviews will be announced at a later date. The seat came open last month, when former State Rep Steve Kraus was found guilty of stealing items from a Danbury Township home. The 89th District is made up of Erie and Ottawa counties. Anyone interested in filling the seat should email a letter of interest to Speaker Cliff Rosenberger, at Rep91@ohiohouse.gov.
It’s official…The Huron County Board of Elections has a new member.
Dick Stein’s appointment was approved Friday, by Ohio Secretary of State Jon Husted. The Republican from Norwalk is filling the unexpired term of David Kniffin who died unexpectedly last month.
A motorcycle-SUV crash in eastern Erie County sent one person to the hospital with serious injuries.
47-year-old Renita Foster of North Ridgeville was injured last evening, while trying to merge on State Route 2, near Joppa Road in Vermilion Township. According to the highway patrol, her Yahama motorcycle was hit by an SUV driven by a Lowellville, Ohio woman. Foster was thrown from the bike, and was taken by Lifeflight to Cleveland MetroHealth Medical Center. She was wearing a helmet. Alcohol is not believed to be a factor in the crash.
The 2015 Ohio State Fair is over. It came to an end yesterday, with the annual “Sale of Champions” The grand champion steer was bought with a bid of $50,000.
The 2015 Erie County Fair begins tomorrow, and runs through Sunday.
The Huron County Fair begins one week from today.
Norwalk City Council has canceled tomorrow’s meeting.
City council will meet next Tuesday.
Water Street, from Decatur to Jackson streets in Sandusky is closed weekdays for six weeks, while crews work on various improvements.
The road will be open evenings and weekends.
If you haven’t been there yet, Huron County’s new Title Office and the new Norwalk BMV will be showcased this Thursday.
An open house will be held between 2 and 5, at 305 Shady Lane Drive.