The Daily Press http://wapakdailynews.com http://wapakdailynews.com/apfeed.xml--1 Wapakoneta Daily News | AP iAtom feed Copyright The Daily Press 2015-02-27T09:27:30-05:00 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 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:10242Wapak BOE discusses calendar, choir trip2015-02-25T09:58:16-05:002015-02-25T09:58:16-05:00Copyright 2011 Wapakoneta Daily News Wapakoneta City Schools Superintendent Keith Horner and Wapakoneta High School Choir Director Kathleen Pellington gave reports to the board regarding the 2015-16 school calendar and an overnight show choir trip during a regular board of education meeting Tuesday night.</p><p class="p1"> For more on the meeting, see the Wednesday, Feb. 25 edition of the Wapakoneta Daily News.</p>Wapakoneta, OHJOHN BUSHWapak BOE discusses calendar, choir tripWapakoneta Daily Newsurn:publicid:dailypress.com:10242Change0Usable2015-02-25T09:58:16-05:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:10241Village of Botkins discusses budget2015-02-25T08:53:11-05:002015-02-25T08:53:11-05:00Copyright 2011 Wapakoneta Daily News The Village of Botkins administrator and council members spent some time discussing the Village's 2015 proposed budget during Tuesday night's council meeting.</p><p> <span style="font-size: 12px; line-height: 1.25em;">For more information on the meeting, see the Wednesday edition of the Wapakoneta Daily News.</span></p>Wapakoneta, OHCASSAUNDRA SMITHVillage of Botkins discusses budgetWapakoneta Daily Newsurn:publicid:dailypress.com:10241Change0Usable2015-02-25T08:53:11-05:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:10238No natural gas for the Village of Waynesfield2015-02-23T20:54:35-05:002015-02-23T20:43:05-05:00Copyright 2011 Wapakoneta Daily NewsMore on the news will be in Tuesday's edition of the Wapakoneta Daily News.Wapakoneta, OHJAKE DOWLINGNo natural gas for the Village of WaynesfieldWapakoneta Daily Newsurn:publicid:dailypress.com:10238Change0Usable2015-02-23T20:43:05-05:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:10237Arraignment dates announced for Uniopolis murder case2015-02-23T19:38:21-05:002015-02-23T13:33:22-05:00Copyright 2011 Wapakoneta Daily NewsJoseph Ray Furry, 30, 821 E. Main St., Van Wert and James P. Dinsmore, 28, currently being held at the Allen County Jail both have their arraignment hearings set in March.Furry, Dinsomre and Aaron M. Dietrich Sr., 26, of Wapakoneta are charged in the connection with the death of 54-year-old Charles E. Hicks, of Uniopolis, on June 9.For a complete story on the hearings and when they are, be sure to grab your copy of the Tuesday, Feb. 24 edition of the Wapakoneta Daily News as we will have full coverage of the entire case.Wapakoneta, OHJAKE DOWLINGArraignment dates announced for Uniopolis murder caseWapakoneta Daily Newsurn:publicid:dailypress.com:10237Change0Usable2015-02-23T13:33:22-05:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:10236What's on tap for this week2015-02-23T13:21:33-05:002015-02-23T13:19:44-05:00Copyright 2011 Wapakoneta Daily NewsMonday:Cridersville Elementary night at Happy Daz - Pictures in Tuesday's paper.Waynesfield Village Council Meeting - Story will run in Tuesday's paper.Uniopolis murder case - Arraignment dates have been announced, more in Tuesday's paper. Heritage Trails Park District Meeting - Story in Tuesday's paperTuesday: Euchre Club - Story in Wednesday's paper.Wapakoneta City Schools Board of Education Meeting - Story in Wednesday's paperBotkins Village Council Meeting - Story in Wednesday's paper.Wednesday: Cridersville Police Chief John Drake feature story in Thursday's paper. Thursday:Story Time pictures in Waynesfield - Pictures in Friday's paper. Wapakoneta, OHJAKE DOWLINGWhat's on tap for this weekWapakoneta Daily Newsurn:publicid:dailypress.com:10236Change0Usable2015-02-23T13:19:44-05:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:10231Wind Chill Advisory for Auglaize County2015-02-22T17:16:20-05:002015-02-22T17:16:20-05:00Copyright 2011 Wapakoneta Daily News A wind chill advisory is in effect from midnight tonight to 11 am Monday.</p><p> Wind chill readings could be as low as 21 below zero. Wind chills will drop past 10 below zero later tonight and stay that low into Monday morning. </p><p> Exposure to such low temperatures may cause frostbite. </p>Wapakoneta, OHStaff ReportsWind Chill Advisory for Auglaize CountyWapakoneta Daily Newsurn:publicid:dailypress.com:10231Change0Usable2015-02-22T17:16:20-05:00