Traffic/March 10

Bilan N. McLaughlin, 31, Defiance, pleaded guilty to an amended charge of no operator’s license and was fined $150. A charge of headlights was dismissed.

Criminal/March 13

Willie H. Bermudez, 42, Leipsic, pleaded no contest to an amended charge of persistent disorderly conduct, sentenced to 30 days jail, 29 days suspended, fined $250, with $150 suspended.

Traffic/March 13

Timothy Harriger, Hamler, pleaded guilty to third-offense OVI, sentenced to 360 days jail, 330 days suspended, fined $1,500, $650 suspended, five-year license suspension, six points, and complete assessment at Pathways Counseling Center or equivalent agency and abide by its recommendations.

Civil/March 13

Guillermo Paniagua, Jr., Ottawa, to pay judgment of $1,528.88, plus interest and costs to St. Rita’s Medical Center, Lima.

Kevin Branham, Continental, and Tonya Branham, Continental, to pay judgment of $6,195.41, plus interest and costs to Wells Fargo Financial National Bank, Columbus.

James Dunbar, Cloverdale, to pay judgment of $119.54, plus interest and costs to Orthopaedic Institute of Ohio, Lima.

Dean Kohli, Columbus Grove, and Michele Kohli, Columbus Grove, to pay judgment of $327.62, plus interest and costs to Findlay Surgery Center.


Joshua D. Ibarra, 22, Columbus Grove, speeding, $50 fine.

Noraelia Elizarraga, 37, Leipsic, seat belt driver, $40 fine.

Marcia E. Stalnaker, 46, Lima, speeding, $60 fine.

Kyle L. Vorst, 30, Kalida, speeding, $50 fine.

Stephanie J. Fenter, 23, Ottawa, seat belt driver, $40 fine.

Gina R. Riepenhoff, 32, Ottawa, speeding, $40 fine.

Julie M. Buescher, 22, Delphos, speeding, $60 fine.

Brian F. Storer, 36, Columbus Grove, assured clear distance ahead, $50 fine.

Brent Hanneman, 34, Ft. Jennings, speeding, $50 fine.

Francisco M. Garcia Jr., 51, Leipsic, failure to control, $60 fine.

Aurther W. Strauss, 58, Montpelier, failure to control, $60 fine.

Phillip C. McCafferty, 58, Lima, failure to control, $60 fine.

Kenneth C. Disbrow, 71, Wauseon, speeding, $50 fine.

John F. Mahlmeister, III, 18, Ottawa, assured clear distance ahead, $50 fine.

Abbey E. Bauer, 28, Columbus, traffic control device violation, $50 fine.

Christopher D. Kahle, 25, Cloverdale, speeding, $50 fine.

Casey M. Klein, 30, Findlay, speeding, $50 fine.

Corey E. Baxter, 36, Lima, assured clear distance ahead, 50 fine.

Jacqueline M. Forrest, 43, Lima, $50 fine.

Laura A. Weber, 52, Ft. Jennings, right-of-way/stop sign/yield signs, $50 fine.

Adam J. Schroeder, 26, Ottawa, speeding, $50 fine.

Harold J. Horstman, 62, Cloverdale, right-of-way/stop sign/yield signs, $50 fine.