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Tuesday, December 5th, 2006
By Timothy Cox
Another rural county sewer system will be built sometime next year, which should ease pressure from the EPA for the county to provide sewer service to nearly 100 homes west of Celina.
The sewer extension would serve the Menchhofer Woods subdivision and a portion of Fleetfoot Road. EPA testing has shown signs of failing septic systems in the area and most of the properties are not large enough to comply with new state sewage rules that take effect next year. [More]
By Shelley Grieshop
WAPAKONETA - A 19-year-old St. Marys man will spend six months in the county jail for driving drunk and crashing his car into a home while fleeing from law enforcement.
Travis Paulus, 316 Beech St., St. Marys, also was sentenced to five years comm [More]
Obituaries on December 5th, 2006
Anna Pauline DeLong, 82, of St. Marys, died Nov. 29, 2006, at Otterbein Retirement Living Community, after a battle of two and a half years with ovarian cancer. [More]
Betty J. Niekamp, 79, of Stevens Point, Wisc., died Dec. 2, 2006, at St. Michael's Hospital, Stevens Point. [More]
Local pictures on December 5th, 2006
Subscriber only stories on December 5th, 2006
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