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Tuesday, May 5th, 2009
Vonderhaar Quality Meats in Fort Recovery at the center of investigation
By Margie Wuebker
Seventy-four people have filed reports with the Mercer County Sheriff's Office indicating they were victimized as a result of business practices at Vonderhaar's Quality Meats in Fort Recovery.
The reports range from shortages of several pounds to more than a hundred when they brought animals for slaughter and processing. Several people complained of spoiled meat. [More]
By Nancy Allen
Lake Improvement Association members want to spend $1,000 to rent a device that emits sound waves to kill blue-green algae in Grand Lake.
LIA members approved spending the money on Saturday, but still need state approval to use the device in the lake. It reportedly is not harmful to humans, wildlife or fish, information on the device states. [More]
By Mark Ruschau
COLDWATER - The St. Henry Redskins used some two-out offensive lightning, solid pitching by Michelle Stout and some strong defense to rout the Coldwater Cavaliers 10-1 in Midwest Athletic Conference softball action on Monday afternoon at Memorial Park. [More]
Obituaries on May 5th, 2009
Carl H. Kohn, 77, 535 Dorothy Lane, Coldwater, died at 11:40 a.m. May 4, 2009, at Dayton Heart Hospital. [More]
Edna C. Frahm, 87, 1115 Jackson Ave., Celina, died at 11:15 p.m. May 3, 2009, at Mercer County Community Hospital, Coldwater. [More]
Local pictures on May 5th, 2009
Subscriber only stories on May 5th, 2009
New director named to head CALL Food Pantry in Celina
No open and shut decision for new drive-up window
LDC hires consultant to search for grant funds for Grand Lake
Boaters reminded to check on weather before hitting the water
Business would like to add outside seating
Man wanted on drug trafficking charges turns himself in to deputies
Otte gives up just one hit in win for Flyers
Panthers rally in the fifth inning for victory
Wet weather puts farmers behind in planting corn crop