The Daily Press http://wapakdailynews.com http://wapakdailynews.com/apfeed.xml--1 Wapakoneta Daily News | AP iAtom feed Copyright The Daily Press 2015-03-03T13:53:56-05:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:10276Final arraignment hearing on Uniopolis murder case 2015-03-03T13:53:56-05:002015-03-03T12:28:31-05:00Copyright 2011 Wapakoneta Daily News <span style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 12px; font-style: normal;">Day three of arraignment hearings for the trio charged in the Uniopolis murder case wraps up today as James P. Dinsmore will make his appearance in the Auglaize County Common Pleas Courtroom today.</span></p><p style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-style: normal; line-height: normal; margin-bottom: 18px; font-stretch: normal; font-size: 12px; font-family: Arial;"> To catch you up on what you might have missed so far, Dinsmore, along with co-defendants Aaron M,. Dietrich Sr., 28, of 18433 Wapak-Cridersville Road in Wapakoneta and Joseph RAY Furry, 30, of 821 E. Main St., in Van Wert, are etched charged in the <span class="aBn" data-term="goog_1511961795" style="border-bottom-width: 1px; border-bottom-style: dashed; border-bottom-color: rgb(204, 204, 204); position: relative; top: -2px; z-index: 0;" tabindex="0"><span class="aQJ" style="position: relative; top: 2px; z-index: -1;">June 9</span></span> death of a 54-years-old Charles E. Hicks, of Uniopolis. </p><div style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-style: normal; line-height: normal; font-stretch: normal; font-size: 12px; font-family: Helvetica;"> All three men are charged with two counts, each with specifications, of aggravated murder, one count each of aggravated burglary and kidnapping, both first-degree felonies and one count of intimidating a witness, a third-degree felony. </div><div style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-style: normal; line-height: normal; font-stretch: normal; font-size: 12px; font-family: Helvetica; min-height: 13px;">  </div><div style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-style: normal; line-height: normal; font-stretch: normal; font-size: 12px; font-family: Helvetica;"> Dinsmore's arraignment hearing is set for <span class="aBn" data-term="goog_1511961796" style="border-bottom-width: 1px; border-bottom-style: dashed; border-bottom-color: rgb(204, 204, 204); position: relative; top: -2px; z-index: 0;" tabindex="0"><span class="aQJ" style="position: relative; top: 2px; z-index: -1;">today at 1 p.m.</span></span> Dinsmore is represented by state public defenders Greg Meyers and William J. Mooney, both of Columbus. </div><div style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-style: normal; line-height: normal; font-stretch: normal; font-size: 12px; font-family: Arial; min-height: 14px;">  </div><p style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-style: normal; line-height: normal; margin-bottom: 18px; font-stretch: normal; font-size: 12px; font-family: Arial;"> We will have up-to-the-minute updates on Dinsmore's hearing so be sure to follow our website, <a href="http://www.wapakdailynews.com/" style="color: rgb(17, 85, 204);" target="_blank"><span style="color: rgb(0, 51, 153);">www.wapakdailynews.com</span></a> and our Twitter feed @WapakDaily and for a full story on today's arraignment hearing and to see further dates on the men's additional court dates, be sure to grab you edition of the Wapakoneta Daily News on <span class="aBn" data-term="goog_1511961797" style="border-bottom-width: 1px; border-bottom-style: dashed; border-bottom-color: rgb(204, 204, 204); position: relative; top: -2px; z-index: 0;" tabindex="0"><span class="aQJ" style="position: relative; top: 2px; z-index: -1;">Wednesday, March 4</span></span>.</p><p style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-style: normal; line-height: normal; margin-bottom: 18px; font-stretch: normal; font-size: 12px; font-family: Arial;"> Refresh to see updates on the hearing below.</p><p style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-style: normal; line-height: normal; margin-bottom: 18px; font-stretch: normal; font-size: 12px; font-family: Arial;"> UPDATE 12:52 p.m. Dinsmore has appeared with sheriff deputies and is in the holding cell.</p><p style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-style: normal; line-height: normal; margin-bottom: 18px; font-stretch: normal; font-size: 12px; font-family: Arial;"> UPDATE 1:35 Dinsmore's attorneys have arrived. Hearing should be beginning shortly.</p><p style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-style: normal; line-height: normal; margin-bottom: 18px; font-stretch: normal; font-size: 12px; font-family: Arial;"> UPDATE Dinsmore hearing has begun.</p><p style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-style: normal; line-height: normal; margin-bottom: 18px; font-stretch: normal; font-size: 12px; font-family: Arial;"> UPDATE 1:49 Dinsmore pleads innocent on all charges.</p><p style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-style: normal; line-height: normal; margin-bottom: 18px; font-stretch: normal; font-size: 12px; font-family: Arial;"> UPDATE 1:53 Bond is continued at $5 million.</p>Wapakoneta, OHJAKE DOWLINGFinal arraignment hearing on Uniopolis murder case Wapakoneta Daily Newsurn:publicid:dailypress.com:10276Change0Usable2015-03-03T12:28:31-05:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:10271School delays for Tuesday, March 32015-03-03T08:04:53-05:002015-03-03T06:26:54-05:00Copyright 2011 Wapakoneta Daily NewsBotkins Local School is on a two-hour delay for today (Tuesday, March 3).UPDATE: 7:37 a.m. Wapakoneta City Schools are closed. Wapakoneta, OHTom WehrhahnSchool delays for Tuesday, March 3Wapakoneta Daily Newsurn:publicid:dailypress.com:10271Change0Usable2015-03-03T06:26:54-05:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:10270Winter weather advisory issued for Auglaize County2015-03-02T16:18:06-05:002015-03-02T16:18:06-05:00Copyright 2011 Wapakoneta Daily NewsLight freezing rain is possible beginning as or mixing with sleet. About a tenth if an inch of light ice may accumulate and will change to rain by noon Tuesday.Light amounts of icing will cause some roads and sidewalks to become slippery. Use caution when outdoors as areas that look wet may be icy. If you must drive, be cautious as you may encounter nice on the roads.Wapakoneta, OHStaff ReportsWinter weather advisory issued for Auglaize CountyWapakoneta Daily Newsurn:publicid:dailypress.com:10270Change0Usable2015-03-02T16:18:06-05:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:10267Hunlock reminds residents of 48-hour parking law2015-03-02T13:22:29-05:002015-03-02T13:22:29-05:00Copyright 2011 Wapakoneta Daily News As a result of Sunday's snowfall, <span style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 12px; font-style: normal; line-height: 1.25em;">Wapakoneta Police Chief Russel Hunlock is reminding residents who have been parked on a city street for 48 hours or more to move their vehicles by Wednesday at midnight.</span></p><p class="p1" style="font-style: normal; font-size: 12px; font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif;"> If they are not moved by midnight Wednesday, drivers may be issued a parking ticket.</p><p class="p1" style="font-style: normal; font-size: 12px; font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif;"> The 48-hour parking law is part of a City Ordinance 452.05. </p>Wapakoneta, OHJOHN BUSHHunlock reminds residents of 48-hour parking lawWapakoneta Daily Newsurn:publicid:dailypress.com:10267Change0Usable2015-03-02T13:22:29-05:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:10266The Uniopolis murder case continues 2015-03-02T13:46:18-05:002015-03-02T12:42:10-05:00Copyright 2011 Wapakoneta Daily NewsWe will have up-to-the-minute updates on Furry's hearing so be sure to follow our website, www.wapakdailynews.com and our Twitter feed @WapakDaily.1:03 p.m. Auglaize County Sheriff Al Solomon has appeared in the courtroom and is sitting behind the prosecuting attorney side.Roughly eight people are in attendance. 1:09 Joseph Furry has made an appearance and is currently in the holding cell with his attorneys. 1:38 Furry is seated. The hearing has begun1:42 defense has entered a plea of innocent (not guilty)1:45 Pretrial is set for April 6 at 10 am.Wapakoneta, OHJAKE DOWLINGThe Uniopolis murder case continues Wapakoneta Daily Newsurn:publicid:dailypress.com:10266Change0Usable2015-03-02T12:42:10-05:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:10265Kindergarten registration begins today2015-03-02T10:47:29-05:002015-03-02T10:47:29-05:00Copyright 2011 Wapakoneta Daily News Kindergarten registration for the 2015-16 school year begins today at Wapakoneta Elementary School. Registration will be held at WES today through Wednesday, and at Cridersville Elementary School on Thursday and Friday.</p><p class="p1"> For more details, see the Tuesday, March 3 edition of the Wapakoneta Daily News.</p>Wapakoneta, OHJOHN BUSHKindergarten registration begins todayWapakoneta Daily Newsurn:publicid:dailypress.com:10265Change0Usable2015-03-02T10:47:29-05:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:10254Music festival to be held at Wapakoneta High School2015-02-27T09:27:30-05:002015-02-27T09:25:59-05:00Copyright 2011 Wapakoneta Daily News The 2015 Ohio Music Education Association District III Junior High Festival will be held today and tomorrow at Wapakoneta High School. It will wrap up with a concert open to the public on Saturday at 3 p.m.</p><p> For more information, see the Friday edition of the Wapakoneta Daily News.</p>Wapakoneta, OHCASSAUNDRA SMITHMusic festival to be held at Wapakoneta High SchoolWapakoneta Daily Newsurn:publicid:dailypress.com:10254Change0Usable2015-02-27T09:25:59-05:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:10251Dietrich appears in court2015-02-26T14:56:03-05:002015-02-26T12:47:06-05:00Copyright 2011 Wapakoneta Daily NewsDietrich is charged with two counts of aggravated murder, one count of aggravated burglary and kidnapping, both first-degree felonies and intimidation of a witness, a felony of the third degree.Be sure to stay right here for updates and for a full story on Dietrich's arraignment, be sure to grab your copy of Friday, Feb. 27 edition of the Wapakoneta Daily News.UPDATE 12:57 pm Dietrich makes his appearance. Is in the holding cell with his attorneys.UPDATE 12:59 Nearly 10 people are in attendance for the hearing, no one seems to be in support of Dietrich. Three sheriff deputies escorted Dietrich.UPDATE 1:24 Auglaize County Assistant Prosecuting Attorney Andrew Augsburger will represent the state in the case.UPDATE 1:33 Attorneys Jose Lopez and Stephen Chamberlain are Dietrich's defense team.UPDATE 1:42 Defendant declines pleas on all counts, Pepple enters not guilty plea on behalf of defendant. $5 million bond will be continued. UPDATE 2:00 Dietrich leaves court room escorted by deputies. The arraignment hearing is over. UPDATE 2:23 Pretrial hearing set for March 30.Wapakoneta, OHJAKE DOWLINGDietrich appears in courtWapakoneta Daily Newsurn:publicid:dailypress.com:10251Change0Usable2015-02-26T12:47:06-05:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:10250DMT lab discovered, three arrested2015-02-26T12:34:12-05:002015-02-26T12:34:12-05:00Copyright 2011 Wapakoneta Daily News The Wapakoneta Police Department on Tuesday arrested three local residents for illegal manufacturing of drugs in connection to a suspected DMT lab.</p><p style="margin-bottom: 0in">  </p><p style="margin-bottom: 0in"> For more on these arrests, as well as an update on Sunday's Blackhoof Street shooting, read the Friday, Feb. 27 edition of the Wapakoneta Daily News.</p>Wapakoneta, OHJOHN BUSHDMT lab discovered, three arrestedWapakoneta Daily Newsurn:publicid:dailypress.com:10250Change0Usable2015-02-26T12:34:12-05:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:102435 thefts from vehicles reported in Wapak2015-02-25T13:22:41-05:002015-02-25T10:03:06-05:00Copyright 2011 Wapakoneta Daily News Five thefts from vehicles were reported to the Wapakoneta Police Department on Sunday and Monday. </p><p class="p1"> For details on these thefts and more, see Page 3A of the Wednesday, Feb. 25 edition of the Wapakoneta Daily News.</p>Wapakoneta, OHJOHN BUSH5 thefts from vehicles reported in WapakWapakoneta Daily Newsurn:publicid:dailypress.com:10243Change0Usable2015-02-25T10:03:06-05:00