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Tuesday, February 8th, 2011
State says Grand Lake fish safe to eat after no toxins found in tissue samples
By Nancy Allen
GRAND LAKE - The Ohio EPA on Monday declared it safe to eat fish caught in Grand Lake after tissue samples tested negative for algae toxins.
  "This is huge for Grand Lake," said Brian Miller, interim manager at Grand Lake St. Marys State Park. "Th [More]
Workshop will show farmers systems that reduce nutrients, provide extra income
By Nancy Allen
Manure technology can help farmers improve the environment and earn extra income at the same time.
Mercer County OSU Extension educator Jim Hoorman wants farmers to come see this for themselves at a March 8 workshop entitled Manure Technology Workshop: Turning Manure into Cash. The free session is 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the Knights of St. John Hall in Maria Stein. [More]
By Ryan Hines
CELINA - The Celina girls basketball team had its best offensive game of the season on Monday night and the Bulldogs needed every bit of it to slip past Lima Senior.
Celina shot 48 percent from the floor and got a big lift from Amanda Hoying on the way to a 58-53 overtime win over Lima Senior at the Fieldhouse. [More]
Obituaries on February 8th, 2011
Ruth I. Deniston Lecklider, 91, St. Marys, died at 3:20 p.m. Feb. 6, 2011, at the Golden Living Center in St. Marys. [More]
Lucas W. Cathcart, 29, New Bremen, died at 10:30 a.m. Feb. 6, 2011, at St. Rita's Medical Center in Lima. [More]
Paul Gasson, 63, St. Marys, died 7:40 a.m. Feb. 7, 2011, at his home.
He was [More]
John D. "Jake" Griggs, 87, Mendon, died at 5:20 a.m. Feb. 7, 2011, at The Laurels of Shane Hill in Rockford. [More]
Local pictures on February 8th, 2011
Subscriber only stories on February 8th, 2011
State seeks funds for alum treatment
Fear of repeal stalls budget
Diesel fuel costs squeeze Grand Lake area school budgets
Doctor faces rape charge
Seven apply to fill postion of superintendent
Council looks to add solar power for additional electricity
Minster inches closer to MAC title
Indians' treys bury Redskins
Versailles sweeps swimming titles
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