June 25, 2016


Elyria police K-9 officer Stuka dies after illness

ELYRIA — The Police Department lost one of its four-legged team members Thursday. Stuka, a 10-year-old police dog that had served on the police force for seven years, died after suffering from a chronic illness. “Each day was an experience with Stuka,” said Officer Rick Walker, the senior police dog’s handler. “We had an unconditional Read More…

Camp Innovation uses STEM to provide fun, educational classes for first- through sixth-graders

SHEFFIELD TWP. — It isn’t often you visit a school and find teachers dressed in NASA spacesuits. But that is what Durling Middle School eighth-grade teacher Ryan Lewis was wearing Thursday as he helped students devise a contraption to cross a swamp on the imaginary planet of Zak. And while it sounds like a lot Read More…