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Friday, October 14th, 2011
Yields still likely below average for Mercer, Auglaize county farmers
By Nancy Allen
Farmers are having a better than expected harvest despite challenges this growing season, but less than average yields are anticipated.
Crops have been hurt by a trifecta of poor conditions - a rainy spring which delayed planting by a month, and a hot, dry summer which hampered growth, followed by a cool, wet September. [More]
By Randy Bruns
ST. HENRY - As far as droughts go, this one wasn't particularly long, but the St. Henry Redskins were ecstatic to see it end.
St. Henry wrapped up its first solo Midwest Athletic Conference volleyball championship since 2004 on Thursday night with a rapid three-set victory over the Parkway Panthers at the St. Henry Middle School gymnasium. [More]
Midwest Athletic Conference Cross Country Meet
By Bruce Monnin
COLDWATER - The Coldwater cross country teams entered the Midwest Athletic Conference meet with high hopes of being the first school other than Minster (which had accomplished the feat four times since 1997) to win both the boys' and girls' team championships. [More]
Obituaries on October 14th, 2011
Janet A. Langenkamp, 71, Fort Recovery, died Oct. 13, 2011, at her home.
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Former Celina resident Ruth M. Eichenauer, 80, Fort Recovery, died Oct. 12, 2011, at Celina Manor Nursing Home. [More]
Former Van Wert County resident Merle A. Eckhart, 77, Amherst, died Oct. 12, 20 [More]
Margaret A. Bruns, 94, formerly of Egypt, died at 7:45 p.m. Oct. 12, 2011, at Briarwood Village, Coldwater. [More]
Local pictures on October 14th, 2011
Subscriber only stories on October 14th, 2011
Motorists, farmers should use caution
St. Henry man pleads not guilty to taping girls
Bachelor resigns
Board to apply for new 3-year watershed grant
Rural robberies remain problematic
Inmates get on-site radiology services
California man killed in local accident
Puffball 'steak' anyone?
Catholic Church history series begins in November
Bulldogs' dominance in WBL continues
Projections are made for local football teams' playoff chances
Flyers sweep three from Indians for second-place finish
Shawnee captures first WBL title