Hospital Notes


• Monday: KC Bond, Williamsburg; Melissa Brooks, Pomona; Allison Eitzmann Smith, Ottawa; Nedra Lynch, Williamsburg; Miriam Yoder, Welda.

• Tuesday: Megan Osladil, Ottawa; Douglas Pabst, Pomona.


• Monday: Wanda Davis, Ottawa.

• Tuesday: Robert Kennedy, Ottawa.


• Monday: Baby boy, 8 pounds, 14 ounces, to KC and Kyle Bond, Williamsburg; baby boy, 9 pounds, 5 ounces, to Allison Eitzmann Smith and Adam Smith, Ottawa.

• Tuesday: Baby boy, 8 pounds, 7 ounces, to Melissa and Denton Brooks, Pomona; baby boy, 8 pounds, 2 ounces to Megan and James Osladil, Ottawa; baby boy, 7 pounds, 9 ounces, to Miriam and Steven Yoder, Welda.

Franklin County Jail

Police Department Arrests

• 9:12 a.m. Monday, 1400 block of South Main Street, Matthew Bukaty, 28, Olathe, on an active Franklin County warrant.  

• 5:52 p.m. Monday, 800 block of North Sycamore Street, Gina Niesluchowski, 48, Ottawa, on suspicion of disorderly conduct and harboring a vicious dog.

• 9:43 p.m. Tuesday, Forest Park, 320 N. Locust St., Raymond Tegtmeyer IV, 20, Ottawa, on suspicion of reckless driving.  

Police Department News


• 2:10 a.m. Monday, Casey’s General Store, 940 N. Main St., a 33-year-old Ottawa man reported an unknown suspect drove off without paying for gasoline.

Wellsville Police Department News

• Friday: 1000 block of Poplar Street, alarm call; 300 block of West Third Street, public assist; I-35 and K-33, assist outside agency.

• Saturday: 200 block of East 10th Street, animal complaint; 300 block of Elm Street, public assist.

• Sunday: 800 block of Main Street, theft report; 200 block of West Fifth Street, emergency message.

• Monday: 1000 block of Poplar Street, alarm call; 800 block of Main Street, medical call.   

Fire Calls

Ottawa Fire Department

• 3:40 a.m. Monday, K-68 and Kentucky Road, firefighters responded to a motor vehicle injury wreck.

• 4:49 a.m. Monday, 1424 S. Hickory St., firefighters responded to a downed power line.

• 5:56 a.m. Monday, 824 S. Cherry St., firefighters responded to a building weakened by snow accumulation.

• 5:42 a.m. Tuesday, 714 W. 11th St., firefighters responded to a downed power line.

• Firefighters assisted with seven medical calls Tuesday.

Rural Fire Departments

• 1:07 p.m. Sunday, 1561 Jackson Road, Williamsburg firefighters responded to a vehicle fire.

• Firefighters assisted with two medical calls Sunday and one standby Tuesday.