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Thursday, September 29th, 2011
Treatment reduces some lake phosphorous levels by 56 percent
By Nancy Allen
GRAND LAKE - A $3.4 million alum application in Grand Lake this summer was a success, the state said Wednesday.
Phosphorous levels were reduced 56 percent in the 4,900-acre treatment area in the center of the lake, according to a report by consultant Tetra Tech. Fifty percent reduction was the goal. [More]
By Shelley Grieshop
MONTEZUMA - A Rockford man was chosen this week to manage Mercer County's only airport.
Charles "Chuck" Black, a licensed airplane pilot and flight instructor, was hired Monday as the new fixed-based operator (FBO) at Lakefield Airport in Montezuma. Black also plans to continue his work as a pilot for Miller Aviation of Portland, Ind., the airport's current FBO. [More]
Obituaries on September 29th, 2011
Homer B. McCain, 90, Fort Recovery, died Sept. 27, 2011, at Persimmon Ridge, Portland, Ind. [More]
Nancy J. Lawrence, 87, Celina, died at 10:43 p.m. Sept. 27, 2011, at Celina Manor. [More]
Elsworth J. "Red" Emans, 89, Celina, died at 12:46 a.m. Sept. 28, 2011, at Celina Manor Nursing Home. [More]
Former Celina resident Reva M. Jergens, 84, Austin, Texas, died Sept. 27, 2011, at her daughter's home in Austin. [More]
Local pictures on September 29th, 2011
Subscriber only stories on September 29th, 2011
Guns allowed in more places
Credit shared for fewer algae illnesses
Fire Departments agree on automatic mutual aid
Heinl strives to become Hollywood star
Teams starting to fall out of postseason contention
Important matchup for Indians, Wildcats
WBL's winless teams to meet in Van Wert
Grand Lake Football Primer