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Saturday, June 21st, 2008
Photo by Shelley Grieshop/The Daily Standard

Paramedics, firefighters and other officials from hospitals, health departments, emergency management agencies, fire departments and squads in Mercer, Auglaize, Allen, Putman and Van Wert counties clear a landing field at the Ohio State Lima and Rhodes State College campus in Lima as an emergency medical helicopter prepares to take off. The activity was part of a pandemic flu exercise held in Lima on Friday.

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Mercer County Health Department Administrator Dale Palmer headed up the five-county exercise that began weeks ago. The scenario was a pandemic flu ou [More]
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