Monday, March 23rd, 2020
From Associated Press
Gov. Mike DeWine's administration is enacting a stay-at-home order as the number of cases in the state spiked Sunday to more than 350.
DeWine said the stay-at-home order will start to be enforced Tuesday by local health departments and local law enforcement, and last for at least two weeks. [More]
By Gary R. Rasberry

Ivy Wolf's play on the basketball court has led to plenty of success for Minster the past several seasons.
Holly Gann's drive has started Fort Recovery's resurgence to being one of the dominant girls basketball teams in the area.
For those reasons, Wolf and Gann are our selections for The Daily Standard's Girls Basketball Dream Team Player and Coach of the Year, respectively, for the 2019-20 season. [More]
Obituaries on March 23rd, 2020
Anna Lee Linn, age 92, formerly of Chattanooga, Ohio, passed away at 2:50 pm on [More]
Edward F.H. Dicke, 77, died March 21, 2020, in Minster.
Services are pending [More]
Local pictures on March 23rd, 2020
Subscriber and paid stories on March 23rd, 2020
COLDWATER - Coldwater High School's hallways in normal times would be abuzz with students scurrying about between classes on a Friday morning.
WAPAKONETA - A new nonprofit organization wants to drum up support for local law enforcement officials and is striving to get local residents and org
SWCD staff will be paid during crisis
CELINA - The Mercer Soil and Water Conservation District board of supervisors met briefly Saturday morning to discuss staffing changes due to COVID-19.