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Tuesday, July 15th, 2008 Edition of The Daily Standard
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Water from the tap should taste and smell better in Celina. Celina's new $6 million water treatment facility that adds granular activated carbon (GAC) filtration to the city's existing treatment process is up and running. Six o . . .
With the wheat harvest almost done in Mercer County, producers are smiling at their yields and high market prices. A lot of the county's wheat has looked good all along, local ag officials say, but farmers are always reluctant . . .
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• Mapping begins so every local 911 call can be traced
• Coldwater hopes to preserve heritage
• No ifs, ands or butts
• Officers zapped by Taser
• Resident pushes for leash laws
• Lima's struggles against Grand Lake continue
Local Obituaries
Linda Lou Armstrong, 66, of 800 Indiana Ave., Apt C-03, St. Marys, died at 5:49 p.m. July 12, 2008, at Grandview Hospital, Dayton. She was born May 10, 1942, in Lima, to Harold R. and Thea M. Wilcox Morris. On Nov. 15, 1975, sh . . .
Ruth E. Hiestand, 82, of New Weston, died at 9:30 a.m. July 13, 2008, at her residence. She was born in Russia, to Raymond and Elizabeth Couchot Liette. On Feb. 16, 1946, she married Charles E. Hiestand, who survives at the res . . .
Former Celina resident, Mary Hromish, 91, of 2843 Queen City Ave., Cincinnati, died at 10:18 p.m. July 12, 2008, at Wellspring Health Center in Cincinnati. She was born Dec. 4, 1916, in Barberton, to George and Irin Plyaszkacx . . .
Bernadette M. "Bernie" Keller, 90, of Jefferson St., Maria Stein, died at 4 p.m. July 13, 2008, at the Heritage Manor Nursing, Minster, where she had resided for the past four years. She was born Dec. 1, 1917, in Maria Stein to . . .
Former Rockford resident, Aliceruth Kimmel of Celina, died July 14, 2008, at Celina Manor Nursing Home. She was born Jan. 17, 1923, in Maumee, to Virgil and Ruth King Edwards. On March 9, 1940, she married Edwin Kimmel, who die . . .
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