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Thursday, May 24th, 2012
Levels remain high enough to warrant warning signs
By Amy Kronenberger
GRAND LAKE - Algae toxin levels in Grand Lake have dropped from last week, but warning signs will still go up today.
Water samples taken Tuesday and released this morning show toxin (microcystin) levels range from 38.6 parts per billion at Windy Point Beach to 10.7 ppb at the Celina Water Treatment intake pipe. [More]
By William Kincaid
Mendon
At 8:30 a.m. Monday, a marching band and veterans will lead participants from the community park to the river, where wreaths and flowers will be placed. Services will be held at 8:45 a.m.

Celina
Services are 10 a.m. Monday at Mercer Memory Gardens. Wreaths will be placed on the graves of fallen soldiers and a 21-gun salute will be conducted. [More]
By William Kincaid
JACKSON CENTER - Two hundred Airstream trailers containing travelers from across the U.S. will converge in Jackson Center next week to celebrate all things related to the round-cornered, aluminum-skinned vehicle produced in the village since 1952.
Seminars, tours of the Airstream factory, demonstrations and many activities and events are planned for May 29 through June 3 as part of the third annual Alumapalooza. [More]
Obituaries on May 24th, 2012
Ruth Evelyn Feister, 90, Celina, died at 7:50 a.m. May 23, 2012, at the Gardens at Celina. [More]
Jonathan L. Curtis, 20, Celina, died May 22, 2012, in Toledo due to an apparent suicide. [More]
Laura Potemkin-Dues, 65, Cabot, Ark., died May 18, 2012.
She was born Sept. 1 [More]
Local pictures on May 24th, 2012
Subscriber only stories on May 24th, 2012
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