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Wednesday, June 29th, 2011
By Shelley Grieshop
COLDWATER - A local company has paid more than $81,000 in employee backpay for obstructing workers' attempts to unionize last year.
Basic Grain Products of Coldwater also agreed to orders from the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) to post notices in the plant and hold employee meetings about the violations and terms for compliance. [More]
By Nancy Allen
The state has launched another website to help the public stay safe while recreating in state waters.
The Ohio Department of Health's new beach safety website ( allows Ohioans to check for E. coli bacteria and/or harmful algal bloom advisories at the 62 monitored beaches at Lake Erie and state parks. [More]
Obituaries on June 29th, 2011
Former Celina resident Marie Cordier, 82, died at 7 a.m. June 27, 2011, at Hospice of Dayton. [More]
Francis L. Smith, 97, Celina, died at 12:50 p.m. June 28, 2011 at the Gardens of Celina. [More]
William G. Holtzhauer, 79, St. Marys, died June 26, 2011, at St. Joseph Hospice in Lexington, Ky. [More]
Local pictures on June 29th, 2011
Subscriber only stories on June 29th, 2011
Board may change polling sites
Council approves contracts with union employees
Kasich praises Dannon officials
Public use of school's fitness center may end
BOE members discuss future strategy
Coldwater clinches top seed for tourney
Mariners' rally falls short by one run