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May 4th, 2015

VIDEO: 45th anniversary of Kent State shooting

May 4, 2015

The Week Ahead

May 4, 2015

Below is a list of happenings in and around Wapakoneta this week. Articles on several of these events and much more will be available in the print edition of the Wapakoneta Daily News throughout the week.

Wayne Township responds to house fire

May 4, 2015

A house fire has been reported on Guthrie Street in Waynesfield. Wayne Township fire is on the scene.

May 3rd

House fire reported at 12000 block of Ritchie Road

May 3, 2015

A house fire took place at the 12000 block of Ritchie Road. Wapakoneta, Buckland, Cridersville and Spencerville Fire departments are at the scene.

For more on the house fire, see tomorrow's edition of the Wapakoneta Daily News.  

May 2nd

Friday, May 1 local roundup

May 2, 2015

Wapakoneta 3, Ottawa-Glandorf 2, final
Manny Vorhees singled and scored the winning run in the bottom of the seventh when Nick Bruns was hit-by-pitch.
Wapakoneta 5, Ottawa-Glandorf 4, final, 9 innings

'Skins rally, beat O-G on walkoff

May 2, 2015


In the bottom of the seventh inning, Redskins freshman Manny Vorhees singled and scored the winning run when Nick Bruns was hit-by-pitch, giving Wapakoneta a 3-2 walkoff win Friday over the Ottawa-Glandorf Titans in a Western Buckeye League varsity baseball contest at Wapakoneta High School.

Bruns' tie-breaking RBI moved Wapakoneta to 4-1 this season in games decided by one run.

For a complete story, see the Saturday, May 2 edition of the Wapakoneta Daily News.


May 1st

What you missed

May 1, 2015

Here's some stories you may have missed in this week's editions of the Wapakoneta Daily News.

Monday: The United Way of Auglaize County searches for volunteers and gears up for its Day of Caring.

Tuesday: Wapakoneta police set the first Police and Citizens Together (PACT) meeting.

Wednesday: The Wapakoneta City School Board of Education honored nine students at its board meeting on Tuesday evening.

Thursday: Waynesfield council members discussed what they felt was appropriate for the village mayor to make during a village council meeting.

Waynesfield councilman almost causes trouble for village

May 1, 2015

 A Waynesfield council member's declining payment from the village is against the law, and he knows it.

To see the full story, check out the Saturday, May 2 edition of the Wapakoneta Daily News. 

Photo of the Week

May 1, 2015

Eleven-year-old Tiffany Grestner pets Wapakoneta Police K-9 Rico with his handler, Lt. Joseph Welker, by his side Thursday at the police department's first of nine Police and Citizens Together (PACT) event at Veteran's Park.

April 30th

Beacon of Hope Fundraiser date set

April 30, 2015

Community Health Professionals' Beacon of Hope Fundrasier is has a date. 

See tomorrow's edition of the Wapakoneta Daily News to find out the date and the details.

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