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Saturday, August 11th, 2007
By Margie Wuebker
MINSTER - Economic development remains at a standstill in this Auglaize County community as lack of industrial park space remains a concern.
Committee chairman Rick Schwartz told the Minster Community Improvement Corporation board of trustees earlier this week that, "The land search has pretty much cooled off."
"We have looked at some farms that might be available but they were not suitable due to location or other concerns," he reported. [More]
By Janie Southard
It was good news/bad news for three local equestriennes when their versatility event was canceled Friday morning. The good news was that they got to sleep in.
And further good news was that the storm the night before brought with it cooler weather [More]
Obituaries on August 11th, 2007
John Diegel, 82, 518 Echo St., Celina, died at 8:45 p.m. Aug. 8, 2007, at Laurels of Shane Hill, Rockford. [More]
Ruth M. Jutte, 78, 3516 Tangeman Road, Coldwater, died at 9:38 a.m. on Aug. 10, 2007 at Community Hospital. [More]
Marian Scheuerman, 84, 7740 Weitz Road, Celina, died at 8:16 p.m. on Aug. 9, 2007 at Mercer Health, Coldwater. [More]
Helen W. Topp, 92, formerly of 203 S. Washington Street, New Bremen, and a resi [More]
Josephine E. Wilkerson, 87, Dayton, died Aug. 8, 2007 at Friendship Village Medical Center. [More]
Local pictures on August 11th, 2007
Subscriber only stories on August 11th, 2007
All sorts of critters begging for attention at the Mercer County Fair
Dog license fees to stay the same
Strong opening night of Fair harness racing