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Friday, July 13th, 2007
By Nancy Allen
A wildlife biologist has been hired to help landowners in Mercer and Auglaize counties gain money from the Farm Bill for conservation practices.
Mitchell Hess started in the new position June 15. He works out of the Auglaize County Soil and Water Conservation District office in Wapakoneta and splits his time between both counties. [More]
By Bobby Pierce
Art Wise is steaming mad. He has been fishing Grand Lake for the better part of a century and claims the fishing has never been worse.
Now he is turning to the state for answers.
"You just can't go out and catch fish anymore," said Wise, 62, who owns property on West Bank Road and lives in Lawrenceburg, Ind. [More]
By Shelley Grieshop
ST. HENRY - Away from the bustling highway of state Route 119 lies a bank barn with a stone foundation rising out of one of the many hills on the farm property.
Built in 1855 under the direction of the Precious Blood Society, it was the largest Sa [More]
By Gary R. Rasberry
COLDWATER - New Bremen plated five runs in the top of the first, more than enough to stay in the winner's bracket of the 2007 ACME District Tournament with an 18-3 win in five innings over Fort Loramie at Veterans Field in Coldwater.
The Cardinals (17-6) now face Van Wert on Saturday at 1 p.m. in the winner's bracket final. The Redskins (8-14) return to Coldwater tonight to play Minster in an elimination game at 8:15 p.m. [More]
Obituaries on July 13th, 2007
Former Fort Recovery resident Jerome E. Kaiser, 64, DeBary, Fla., died July 10, 2007. [More]
Fort Recovery native Ann L. Keesling, 79, of Lancaster, died July 5, 2007, at LanFair Center, Lancaster. [More]
Local pictures on July 13th, 2007
Subscriber only stories on July 13th, 2007
Fort school employees receive raise
Age limit for unattended children being discussed by pool officials
Higher costs, fewer diners puts lunch fund in red
New Bremen schools get prestigious accreditation
Ball tournament to fill Celina parks
Annexation begins on land for business
Local woman marks 50 years as nun
Maria Stein woman gets national award
State funds to help buy new technology
Aim to eliminate 'Shotgun' fungus
Workshop offered to teach correct way to fertilize lawns
St. Henry legion team thrashes St. Marys