Rex Howard

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Injury crash reported on Ohio 613 at Interstate 75

An two-vehicle crash has been reported on Ohio 613 near Interstate 75, according to scanner traffic. The crash was reported around 2:36 p.m. More information will be provided as it becomes available.

Ada man injured in Hardin County crash

ADA – An Ada man was transported by to the hospital by medical helicopter after he was ejected from his vehicle on County Road 14 near County Road 95 this morning, according to the Findlay post of the State Highway Patrol. Beau Kipker, 25, was transported to St. Rita’s Medical Center, Lima, for unknown injuries, the patrol reported. Kipker was traveling westbound on County Road 14 in a 1996 Ford pickup around 8:06 a.m. Kipker drove off the right side of the roadway, into a ditch and struck a utility pole. The vehicle overturned and struck another utility pole and […]

OVI checkpoint locations announced

The Ohio State Highway Patrol, in conjunction with the Findlay Police Department and the Hancock County Sheriff’s Office, announced today an OVI checkpoint will be held from 9 p.m. to midnight tonight, on Main Street. A second checkpoint will be held from midnight to 3 a.m. on Tiffin Avenue.   The OVI checkpoints, funded by federal grant funds, is planned to deter and intercept impaired drivers.   The checkpoints will also be held in conjunction with nearby saturation patrols to aggressively combat alcohol-related injury and fatal crashes.  

Interstate open again after accident

Interstate 75 is open again after two tractor-trailers and a car were involved in an accident in the northbound lanes near the U.S. 224 interchange at 9:54 p.m., scanner traffic indicated. Traffic appeared to be backing up after the crash. More details will be reported as they become available.  

Woman injured in Tiffin Ave. collision

A Findlay woman was injured when her car t-boned another vehicle on Tiffin Avenue near H Street at 6:46 p.m. Friday, the Findlay Police Department reported. Police said Joshua Lutz, 27, of Forest, was southbound on H Street in a 2003 Dodge Dakota and tried to turn east on Tiffin Avenue, but was hit by Angela Wells, 35, who was driving a 2010 Subaru Legacy westbound on Tiffin Avenue. Wells was transported to Blanchard Valley Hospital by Hanco Ambulance with non-life-threatening injuries, police said, and Lutz was cited for failure to stop at a stop sign. Findlay Fire Department, Miller’s […]

2 Findlay men hurt in Tiffin Avenue crash

Two Findlay men suffered minor injuries in an accident in the 1200 block of Tiffin Avenue at 1:09 p.m. Friday, the Findlay Police Department reported. John Thomas, 65, of Findlay, one of the drivers, was taken by Hanco Ambulance to Blanchard Valley Hospital, where he was treated for minor injuries, police said. Thomas was driving east on Tiffin Avenue when a car being driven by a juvenile attempted to make a left turn and pulled into his path, and the two vehicles collided, police said. The impact caused the juvenile’s vehicle to spin off the roadway and hit Mark Decker, […]

About Me:

Where did you grow up?  I grew up on a small farm just south of Rawson.

Do you have any siblings?  I have twin brothers that are four years younger than me.

When did you know you wanted to be on the radio?  I knew in the 8th grade. Mike McKitrick who at the time was the morning man on WFIN came to my English class to talk about a career in radio.

Do you have any nick names?  My nickname in high school was “Red”  My hair used to be red… when I had hair.

What is your favorite sport?  Football at all levels

Favorite food?  BBQ and Chinese

Favorite car?  1998 Mustang GT Convertible

Favorite Findlay food?   Fern Cafe Meatloaf sandwich

Favorite Country Artist?  George Strait, the coolest of the cool.