Hancock and Wood counties' population numbers continue to grow, according to new estimates released Thursday by the U.S. Census Bureau.

March is Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month in Wyandot County. Each year, the county Board of Developmental Disabilities sets up a business or community leader with a simulated disability experience in an effort to raise awareness.

A La Rue man was killed in a two-vehicle accident Thursday night on U.S. 30, northeast of the village of Forest.

A Marion County man was found dead Wednesday evening in his capsized kayak on the Sandusky River near McCutchenville, according to the Wyandot County Sheriff's Office.

Dr. George Oklok died February 28, 2017 after a lengthy bout with cancer. He is preceded in death by parents Spiro and Mildred Oklok and stepfather Sam Blagovich.

Wyandot County families that missed a chance to sign up for the Rotary Club's Good Egg program have another chance to get free Easter clothes and goodies for their children. The Rotary Club has extended the registration deadline to March 17. Upper Sandusky police seized 10 pounds of marijuana, more than $2,300 in cash and items believed to be used in distribution during a routine traffic stop Thursday afternoon.

The Wyandot County Historical Society will hold a 50th anniversary memorial service near the site of Lake Central Airlines' fatal crash that happened near Marseilles on March 5, 1967. The service will begin at 1 p.m. Sunday along CH 94, south of OH 67 West.

A Carey man pleaded guilty to a fourth-degree felony charge of unlawful sexual conduct with a minor Wednesday in Wyandot County Common Pleas Court. Alec M. Tiell, 20, admitted to having sexual contact with a 14-year-old girl when he was 19 years old.