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Friday, October 27th, 2006
Coldwater father to race as son trains for Iraq war
By Shelley Grieshop
COLDWATER - A local father and son - separated by hundreds of miles - are currently training for very different events.
Cpl. Tyler Kahlig, a 2004 Coldwater High School graduate, is undergoing "war reality" exercises in California before making a return trip to Iraq in the spring with the U.S. Marine Corps. [More]
Fix of Northwood pipes could cost nearly $1 million
By Timothy Cox
The Northwood subdivision off state Route 703 needs new sewer pipes throughout the neighborhood, a fix that could cost $1 million or so.
The revelation - backed up by alarmingly high amounts of storm water infiltrating the system - has put a $2.1 million extension of the Mercer County rural sewer system on hold. The proposed sewer extension was to serve unsewered areas along state Route 703 and replace small treatment plants in the Northwood and Idlewild subdivisions. [More]
By Mark Ruschau
NEW BREMEN - The third-ranked team in the state in Division IV and second-seeded New Knoxville Rangers used a balanced and strong hitting attack to overcome sloppy play to rally and defeat the 12th-ranked St. Henry Redskins 25-20, 23-25, 23-25, 25-19 and 15-10 in the district semifinals on Thursday night at New Bremen High School. [More]
Obituaries on October 27th, 2006
Former Versailles resident Jeff Scott Hardin, 40, of Mountain Lake, Minn., died Oct. 24, 2006, in Mountain Lake. Death was due to natural causes. [More]
Jeanette Meinerding, 72, formerly of Fort Recovery, died Oct. 27, 2006, at Plus [More]
Local pictures on October 27th, 2006
Subscriber only stories on October 27th, 2006
County auditor candidates emphasize public service
Contracts advance ethanol plant development
Audubon Society plans bird habitat project
Rockford citizen of the year named at banquet
County to make repairs at 4-H camp
Grant request likely to go to federal level
Two brothers receive suspended sentences
Judge honors Coldwater man's request for jail time
Local college student kills self
Bulldogs pick up another easy win in tourney
Cavs have shot at district title for first time since 1999
History Channel story features Celina's founder