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Friday, July 2nd, 2010 Edition of The Daily Standard
Online Local News Stories
This spring's continuous wet, cloudy conditions were nearly perfect for causing fungal problems in wheat - particularly wheat scab. And now that wheat is being harvested, local grain farmers are seeing profit losses. "I heard o . . .
GRAND LAKE - Wildlife experts believe the recent discovery of dead and dying waterfowl in Grand Lake has little to do with the ongoing algae problem. They believe it's botulism - a disease that spreads easily from bird to bird . . .
Print Edition Only News Stories
• Toxin seen last year increasing again
• Program able to match funds to those in need
• Farmers need to help lake
• Travel makes home sweeter
• Bids sought for industrial park work
• Steam break out of an offensive slump
Local Obituaries
Phyllis Coulter, 73, Pittsburg, Texas died June 17, 2010, in Pittsburg, Texas. She was born Oct. 18, 1936, in Muncie, Ind., to Lewis Edward and Margret Lydia Aikey Cool. She married Don Craig and Milton Coulter, who are both de . . .
Frances Wickey Carter, 84, Rockford, died at 10:25 a.m. July 1, 2010, at The Laurels of Shane Hill in Rockford. She was born Oct. 3, 1925, in Berne, Ind., to Jake and Mary Eicher Wickey. On Dec. 20, 1951, she married Daniel Gin . . .
Leora Jean Youngs, 80, St. Marys, died July 1, 2010, at her home. She was born July 28, 1929, in St. Marys, to Lester and Estella Orphal Hess. On Nov. 27, 1948, she married E.J. "Bud" Youngs, who died May 4, 1990. Surviving i . . .
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