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Thursday, August 2nd, 2012
Canine overcome in hot, parked patrol car
By Margie Wuebker
The Mercer County Sheriff's Office has suspended its K-9 program after the death of the department's second German Shepherd in two years.
Deputy Zak, who joined the department in 2010, was found dead inside a cruiser about 1 p.m. Wednesday by his handler, Deputy Chad Fortkamp. [More]
Obituaries on August 2nd, 2012
Marcella Louise Buel, 83, formerly of Mercer County, died July 27, 2012, in Friendswood, Texas, following a lengthy illness. [More]
Robert J. (Bob) Muhlenkamp, 83, Portland, Ind., died Aug. 1, 2012, at Briarwood Village, Coldwater. [More]
Local pictures on August 2nd, 2012
Subscriber only stories on August 2nd, 2012
Safety from swine flu, ills priority at county fair
Local athletes start seasons with prayers
Committee considers school policy changes
Mariners' Timm voted All-GLSCL
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