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Friday, November 20th, 2009
Another wave of the flu could be coming though, CDC director says
By Shelley Grieshop
The H1N1 flu virus appears to be slowing its spread across the country, although top officials warn another "wave" could follow.
In a teleconference briefing Thursday afternoon, director of the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) and Prevention Dr. Thomas Frieden said influenza activity has slightly declined since Oct. 18 when cases hit peak numbers. He noted, however, that widespread activity likely will continue for some time. [More]
By Margie Wuebker
MINSTER - Village councilors Tuesday night authorized village administrator Don Harrod to seek legal opinions on the matter of purchasing green power through two proposed hydroelectric projects.
Harrod said the agreement with American Municipal Power (AMP) Inc. comes in a thick packet and he has a number of questions before recommending any action. He did not elaborate on the issues. [More]
Obituaries on November 20th, 2009
Lisle L. "Pete" Buck, 77, 237 Fairlawn Drive, Celina died at 4:53 p.m. Nov. 18, 2009, at St. Rita's Hospital, Lima. [More]
Larry E. Gottschalk, 63, 506 S. Ash St., St. Marys, died at 1:15 p.m. Nov. 18, 2009, at St. Rita's Medical Center, Lima. Death was due to natural causes. [More]
Alma M. Grilliot, 88, of Versailles, died at 8:50 a.m. Nov. 19, 2009, at Versailles Health Care Center. [More]
Vernon Kemmann, 89, 02605 Salem-Noble Road in Auglaize County, died Nov. 19, 20 [More]
Dorothy A. Link, 93, 7878 E. state Route 67, Bryant, Ind., died at 8 p.m. Nov. 18, 2009, at her residence. [More]
Rev. Edward P. McCarthy, 94, died Nov. 18, 2009, at St. Charles Center, Carthagena. [More]
Local pictures on November 20th, 2009
Subscriber only stories on November 20th, 2009
Officials looking into technology
Teachers, students at East Elementary going green
Watershed coordinator frustrated over lake plan
'Marion on the Move' walk successful after third try
Elections board completes all but two voting recounts
Coldwater, St. Henry lead Grand Lake area in all-district awards
Kahlig will be playing basketball at Findlay
Post was able to find the perfect fit