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Wednesday, April 20th, 2011
Possible tornado causes damage in Mercer, Auglaize counties
By William Kincaid
CELINA - One local business was destroyed, a barn was flattened, roofs were ripped off homes and trees were snapped during an apparent tornado Tuesday night. No injuries were reported.
Officials continue to assess the extensive damage in northern Mercer and Auglaize counties this morning. [More]
Buildings destroyed; no injuries reported
By Margie Wuebker
CELINA - Celina resident Tom Rable surveyed the storm damage to his home this morning and said, "Thank God, we're all safe and sound."
A heavy tree smashed onto the enclosed back porch and spacious kitchen of the split-level home shortly before midnight. The residence at 912 E. Livingston St. has been home to Rable and his wife Rosann since October 1996. [More]
Obituaries on April 20th, 2011
Paul R. Koenig, 87, New Bremen, died at 7:36 p.m. April 18, 2011, at Lima Memorial Hospital. [More]
Mildred K. Homan, 88, Coldwater, died April 19, 2011, at Briarwood Village, Col [More]
Gary W. Howard, 55, Fort Loramie, died April 18, 2011, at his residence.
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