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Friday, March 2nd, 2012
Black crappie tests positive for algae toxin; not enough to prompt consumption advisory
By Nancy Allen
GRAND LAKE - A statewide fish consumption report released this week confirms what earlier tests showed - the fish in Grand Lake are safe to eat.
The state sampled fish tissue from a variety of species in Grand Lake and Lake Erie in November 2010 and in June and August of 2011 for microcystin, a blue-green algae toxin that can cause liver damage. [More]
Division III District at Kalida
By Randy Bruns
KALIDA - Defense and rebounding certainly aren't the most glamorous parts of a basketball game but they sure are handy come tournament time, and the Coldwater Cavaliers proved that on Thursday night.
The Cavaliers pounded the boards all evening long and used a tenacious pressure defense to give the Delta Panthers fits before coming away with a 62-47 victory in the Division III district semifinal. [More]
Obituaries on March 2nd, 2012
Former Celina resident Jon Pummell, 45, California, died Feb. 27, 2012, at his residence. [More]
Luella S. Sommer, 95, Fort Loramie, died at 10:45 p.m. Feb. 29, 2012, at Dorothy Love Retirement Community, Sidney. [More]
Elijah Korban Schmidt, newborn, died at 4:15 a.m. Feb. 29, 2012.
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Former Celina resident James Allen Grimm, 68, Palm Bay, Fla., died Feb. 29, 2012. [More]
Dorothy Gaerke, 94, Coldwater, died March 2, 2012, at Briarwood Village, Coldwa [More]
Former Celina resident Eugene Paul Lochtefeld, Sidney, died at 11:56 p.m. Feb. 28, 2012, following an extended illness. [More]
Phyllis Hoblet Ayres, 84, died Feb. 27, 2012, at Laurels, Rockford.
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Jerry "Skip" Jutte Jr., Fort Recovery, died March 1, 2012, at his home.
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Local pictures on March 2nd, 2012
Subscriber only stories on March 2nd, 2012
Tornado season ready to launch
Sheriff offers tips to keep rural residents safe from crime
County loan sought for CJ's HighMarks
Parkway pupil sentenced for inducing panic
Celina tops Napoleon to earn rematch with Bath
Rangers knock off Bulldogs; Rams rally past the Indians
Albers excited to suit up for Findlay next year