Steve Panetta smoked for 34 years, the last 10 at a three-pack-a-day clip. He watched his father die from lung cancer and his stepfather struggle with emphysema. He tried quitting six times before a state-funded cessation program helped him beat the habit in 2002.
Aileen M. (Petch) Barcus, 90, of Sandusky and Huron, died Saturday, Feb. 25, 2012, in the Commons of Providence, Sandusky.
She was born in London, England, and grew up during the war. She came to the Huron area in 2001 coming from Winchester, Mass.
The leader of a Michigan militia said in a conversation secretly recorded by an undercover informant that he would kill police officers and their family members as part of a prelude to a larger war against the government.