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Friday, May 20th, 2011
By Nancy Allen
GRAND LAKE - The algae has emerged and so have the warning signs along Grand Lake.
The state Thursday placed the first advisory of the season on the lake after tests earlier this week detected blue-green algae.
"We all knew it was a matter of time; we just didn't know when," said Brian Miller, manager of Grand Lake St. Marys State Park. [More]
By Nancy Allen
Today's sunshine is a rare sight and its presence will do little to brighten area farmers' outlook for the growing season.
Ongoing rainy, cool weather continues to delay planting and poses a serious threat to corn and soybean crops locally and statewide. [More]
Obituaries on May 20th, 2011
Daniel C. Romer, 80, Memphis, Tenn., died April 21, 2011, at his home.
He was [More]
Kathleen Discenza, 63, New Bremen, died May 19, 2011, at her residence.
Fune [More]
Local pictures on May 20th, 2011
Subscriber only stories on May 20th, 2011
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Courthouse redo will cost more
Hearing set on funding for projects
Council studies new source for electricity
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Local priest says missal changes not colossal
MAC teams reach district finals
Minster's boys have big lead after the first day
Looking back 50, 25 and 10 years ago
Celina's duo still alive in district tennis