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Thursday, June 4th, 2009
By Shelley Grieshop
Delores Cron recalls feeling terrified and alone the day she was told she had breast cancer.
It was 1975 and resources to help women cope with the fall-out from the frightening disease were few in the rural communities of Mercer County. Cron of Coldwater had many questions. [More]
By Mike Ernst
The closing laps of the 2008 Dirt Late Model Dream felt eerily familiar to Brian Birkhofer.
The laps in the major dirt late model event at Eldora Speedway were winding down and the Muscatine, Iowa driver was in second-place with only Scott Bloomquist ahead. [More]
Obituaries on June 4th, 2009
Eugene "Abie" W. Gross, 78, of Coldwater, died June 3, 2009, at Briarwood Village, Coldwater. [More]
June Margret Johnson, 82, of Mendon, died June 2, 2009, at 10:25 p.m. at The Laurels of Shane Hill in Rockford. [More]
Larry Shelby, 66, of 1121 Neil Avenue in St.Marys, died at 8:45 p.m. June 3, 20 [More]
Services for Jean Shindeldecker, who died May 18, 2009, will be held 10:30 a.m. [More]
Local pictures on June 4th, 2009
Subscriber only stories on June 4th, 2009
GM - small now but still has a big impact on citizens
Mobile home park skirts order to close
Trash hauler faces off with local health officials
Minster football practice moved to Seventh Street park
Plans progressing on sewer project north of Grand Lake
Minster man appears in court on drug charges
Two Coldwater musicians form Coughlin's Law band