It seems to us the question must be: Is shooting a dog and allowing it to die slowly the proper and appropriate way to respond to a loose dog call?

It's not.

7:50 AM Mar 2, 2013
President Obama signs order enacting cuts.
6:00 AM Mar 2, 2013
Pay proposal includes changes in the $200 monthy salary for council members.
5:37 AM Mar 2, 2013
Robbery marks fourth in area this week
1:06 AM Mar 2, 2013
Outgoing pope urges harmony within Catholic church
9:00 PM Mar 1, 2013
In a matter of seconds, the earth opened under Jeff Bush's bedroom and swallowed him up like something out of a horror movie. About the only thing left was the TV cable running down into the hole.
8:33 PM Mar 1, 2013
The Erie County Health Department is exploring whether it can build a new inpatient clinic that will provide treatment for alcoholism, drug addiction and mental health problems, regardless of ability to pay.
6:31 PM Mar 1, 2013

Here is this week’s edition of Futures File, our weekly commodities wrap-up:

Cattle Weights Clipped by Storms

4:00 PM Mar 1, 2013
Wrestlers from Edison, St. Paul, Sandusky, Perkins, Clyde and Oak Harbor are one step closer to going for a state title after winning opening-round matches Friday.
3:35 PM Mar 1, 2013
Sandusky County officials investigating the March 2, 2012, shooting death of 19-year-old Jacob Limberios, have irrefutable evidence the teenager did not shoot himself, according to the attorney representing the Limberios family.
2:54 PM Mar 1, 2013

The following real estate transactions were the highest for the week ending Feb. 15 in Ottawa, Erie and Sandusky counties. For a full listing of real estate transactions, pick up a copy of Sunday's Register.

2:01 PM Mar 1, 2013