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Wednesday, August 22nd, 2012 Edition of The Daily Standard
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MONTEZUMA - The county landed a much-needed $534,270 state grant to buy property for a wetlands restoration project along the shores of Prairie Creek and Grand Lake. Mercer County Commissioners on Tuesday approved an agreement . . .
ST. MARYS - Auglaize residents soon will have access to 15.84 acres of wooded land just north of St. Marys for hiking and other nature activities thanks to a donation from a local family. Residents John and Alma Kuffner donated . . .
MARIA STEIN - Before Tuesday's Mercer County cross country meet, Coldwater's coach Marty Schoenherr told his top runners to stay together when they ran the course at Marion Community Park. The Cavaliers' trio of Christina Seas . . .
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• Testing algae-destroying machine
• Rockford considers starting radio station
• Mercer County maintains lowest unemployment rate
• State denies grant for Fourth Street
• Nine arrested in local drug roundup
• Marijuana plants yanked from area fields
• Findlay hands Celina loss in season opener
• Wessel has match set up for Friday
• Celina showing potential for strong season
• Coldwater loaded for another special season
• Versatility is a strength this year for Indians
• Youngsters will be playing key roles for Flyers
• Expectations at an all-time high for Minster
• McGaharan stressing strong work ethic
• Panthers hoping to hit the ground running
• Redskins need to avoid injuries for success
• Roughriders still trying to find the right mix
• Sutter looks to continue tradition of success
• Coldwater welcomes back a veteran roster
• Fort Recovery will feature a young lineup
• Marion Local has 11 letterwinners returning
• Wildcats welcome back four starters
• Cardinals focused on overall improvement
• Marbaugh searching for some consistency
• Redskins rebuilding after run to state title
• St. Marys returns just one starter for this season
Local Obituaries
Mary Lois Caywood, 82, Rockford, died at 4:28 p.m. Aug. 17, 2012, at Lima Memorial Hospital. She was born Feb. 8, 1930, in Springport, Mich., to Maurice and Anna LaVerne Lawrence Williams. On Aug. 8, 1953, she married Lowell Ed . . .
Linda A. Petty, 69, Wapakoneta, and formerly of Carthage, Mo., died Aug. 20, 2012, at Miami Valley Hospital, Dayton. She was born March 23, 1943, in Dayton, to Richard and Helen Althouse Longenecker. Her mother survives in Sidn . . .
Daniel E. Menchhofer, 36, Fort Recovery, died at 10:51 p.m. Aug. 20, 2012, at Mercer County Community Hospital, Coldwater. He was born Jan. 24, 1976, in Coldwater, to James and Cheri Stump Menchhofer, who survive in Coldwater. . . .
Jamie L. Rammel, 27, Celina, died Aug. 20, 2012, at Mercer County Community Hospital, Coldwater. She was born Dec. 10, 1984, in Coldwater. Her father, Richard "Ralf" Rammel, survives in Celina. Her mother and stepfather, Dona J . . .
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