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Saturday, June 19th, 2010
New, potentially toxic blue-green algae species found; EPA testing continues
By Nancy Allen
GRAND LAKE - The state has placed another water advisory on Grand Lake due to a new, potentially toxic blue-green algae species found in the lake.
Preliminary test results received late Friday by the Ohio EPA show the new algae is not producing toxins now. However, the Ohio Department of Natural Resources is keeping the advisory in place. [More]
Obituaries on June 19th, 2010
Ronald E. Rockhill, 56, Cridersville, died June 16, 2010, at his residence.
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Wallace Schmidt, 87, St. Marys, died at 10:10 a.m. June 17, 2010, at his residence. [More]
Lavera Scheblo, 94, formerly of Fryburg and New Bremen, died at 5:50 a.m. June 18, 2010, at Heritage Manor Nursing Center, Minster. [More]
Martha J. "Marty" Barhorst, 78, Minster, died June, 18, 2010, at her residence. [More]
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