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Saturday, January 28th, 2012
County property tax income to rise due to farmland CAUV change
By Nancy Allen
Mercer County expects to collect over 6 percent more in property taxes this year than it did in 2011.
Farmland owners will see the biggest increase on their bills due mostly to a change in the way the state calculates Current Agriculture Use Value (CAUV), Mercer County Auditor Randy Grapner said. [More]
By Randy Bruns
MARIA STEIN - Clutch free throw shooting down the stretch made the difference for the New Bremen Cardinals Friday night at the Hangar, which was quite an accomplishment considering lousy free throw shooting earlier on almost cost them the game.
The Cardinals' Derek Bornhorst sank a pair from the stripe with six seconds left to help his team defeat the Marion Local Flyers by a score of 48-47 in an exciting Midwest Athletic Conference tilt. [More]
By Mark Ruschau
MINSTER - The Minster Wildcats have struggled offensively this season, and as a result, they have had a small margin for error.
On Friday night the Wildcats combined a stout defensive effort and a solid second half of offense to defeat the Coldwater Cavaliers 45-34 in Midwest Athletic Conference action at the Minster Middle School. [More]
Obituaries on January 28th, 2012
Paul E. Cales, 71, St. Marys, died at 6:56 a.m. Jan. 26, 2012, at Joint Township District Memorial Hospital, St. Marys. [More]
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Subscriber only stories on January 28th, 2012
Haunted by hoarding compulsion
Volleyball coach resigns over fundraiser account
Baker happy with Reds' pitching additions
Missed free throws costly in two-point Bulldogs' loss
Indians overcome cold shooting with solid defensive effort
St. Henry breaks it open in third quarter
St. Marys unable to contain Defiance's Guilliam
Clark's threes rallies Blue Jays past Tigers