August 4, 2015

Mostly cloudy

Chinese rescuers retrieve more bodies from capsized ship; at least 360 still missing

JIANLI, China — Rescuers cut three holes into the overturned hull of a river cruise ship in unsuccessful attempts to find more survivors Thursday, as the death toll in the Yangtze River disaster reached 75. More than 360 people remain missing and are feared dead. Workers stabilized the ship with cranes and then cut into Read More…

Vigil held for drug addicts, family members

candlelight vigil

VERMILION — When Melva Sherwood, who lost her son to drug addiction almost a year ago, saw a man with his head in his hands sitting outside of a resource center for addicts who want to recover, she called the center’s co-founder, Kim Eberle. “Kim said ‘I’m on it,’” Sherwood said, and within minutes Eberle Read More…