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Wednesday, July 25th, 2012
Drought fallout
By Nancy Allen
Local dairy farmers are reducing their herds in anticipation of feed losses caused by the most widespread drought in seven decades.
"Our reports indicate that cull cattle numbers have increased 50 percent in the last 30 days, which tells us that f [More]
By Amy Kronenberger
WAPAKONETA - Auglaize County dog warden Russ Bailey has stayed busy since the state passed the new vicious dog law two months ago.
He has issued six problem dog notices since the law took effect at the end of May, he told county commissioners during his monthly update with them on Tuesday. [More]
By Margie Wuebker
MINSTER - Semitrailers again will be rumbling along Fourth Street.
Village council members on Tuesday agreed to return truck route status to the street, which is nearing the end of a two-year reconstruction project.
There had been discussion in recent weeks about making First and Seventh streets the designated truck route. However, both intersections with state Route 66 would need costly upgrades to provide a better turning radius. [More]
Obituaries on July 25th, 2012
William P. Brussell, 85, Minster, died at 5 p.m. July 23, 2012, at Heritage Manor Nursing Center, Minster. [More]
Florence Paulus, 85, Celina, died at 4:23 a.m. July 22, 2012, at The Gardens at Celina. [More]
Carol Hagen, 91, Celina, died July 24, 2012.
Arrangements are pending at Cisc [More]
Donald Vander Horst, 87, Celina, died July 24, 2012.
Arrangements are pending [More]
Rebecca Sue Hagaman, 44, Celina, died July 23, 2012.
She was born April 17, 1 [More]
Local pictures on July 25th, 2012
Subscriber only stories on July 25th, 2012
Conservation land available for livestock
Wine seeks new trial
Board to plan for new school but state funding uncertain
Coldwater hires two part-time patrolmen
Railway crossing to get safety upgrade
County OKs annexation for planned sports facility
Program looses grant
Residents respond to plea to save water
State surveys, inspections rank nursing homes