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Saturday, May 5th, 2012
State's choice of words for "whole lake" alum treatment could have been better
By Daily Standard Staff
By NANCY ALLEN and AMY KRONENBERGER
nallen@dailystandard.com
GRAND LAKE - The state's choice to use "whole lake" to describe the alum treatment of Grand Lake this year could have been better, a state official said Friday.
Scott Fletcher, Ohio Department of Agriculture spokesman, reiterated that although the lake's total acreage did not receive alum, it will have a lakewide effect. [More]
Mercer County Knights of Columbus Track Meet
By Gary R. Rasberry
COLDWATER - The rain and nasty weather held off until after the conclusion of the 2012 Mercer County Knights of Columbus Track Meet in Coldwater on Friday night.
That doesn't mean there was some rumbling out there as several records dropped in competition. [More]
Obituaries on May 5th, 2012
Erik James Warnimont, 45, Cloverdale, died at 7:30 p.m. May 3, 2012, at Putnam County Ambulatory Care Center, Glandorf. [More]
Alfrieda L. Wessel, 103, St. Marys, died at 6:30 p.m. May 3, 2012, at Golden Living Center-Valley, St. Marys. [More]
Catherine A. Poindexter, 50, Cridersville and formerly of Coldwater, died at 2:35 p.m. May 4, 2012, at Cridersville Health Care. [More]
Local pictures on May 5th, 2012
Subscriber only stories on May 5th, 2012
Local officials do not anticipate casino jackpot
Indiana man facing three felony charges
Niemeyer's 11th inning homer give Wildcats the win
Kemenah rallies to win at Eldora
Lakers win ORCC tournament opener