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Saturday, April 9th, 2011
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By Nancy Allen
GRAND LAKE - The water in the lagoon at Grand Lake St. Marys State Park campground was strikingly clear Friday afternoon - just days after it received a concoction of granular hydrogen peroxide, liquid alum and sodium aluminate.
The lagoon is one of three sites on Grand Lake the state is testing the use of alum to help lessen toxic algae blooms. Clear water also was reported at a Windy Point test site. [More]
By Margie Wuebker
MINSTER - The DeMange Band ended its 52-year run in memorable fashion as guests at the annual Minster Civic Association came onto the dance floor and sang "God Bless America."
"It is something I will never forget," band member Nancy (DeMange) Nie [More]
Obituaries on April 9th, 2011
Robert H. Beougher, 89, Celina, died at 5:15 a.m. April 6, 2011, at the Ohio Veterans Home, Georgetown. [More]
Helen M. Fullenkamp, 91, Versailles, died at 1:49 a.m. April 8, 2011, at Wayne Healthcare, Greenville. [More]
Christine M. Gilliland, 54, 921 Motz St., St. Marys, died at 5:24 p.m. April 7, 2011, at St. Rita's Medical Center in Lima. [More]
Yorkshire native Lora Eileen Poeppelman, 51, of Fairborn, died April 7, 2011, at Hospice of Dayton. [More]
Local pictures on April 9th, 2011
Subscriber only stories on April 9th, 2011
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