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Wednesday, October 31st, 2012
Mercer County
By Shelley Grieshop
CELINA - An above average number of health insurance claims this year by spouses of county workers prompted officials to make cost-cutting changes in 2013.
At a meeting Tuesday with elected and appointed officials, Mercer County Commissioners announced that spouses offered insurance by their employers will only receive secondary coverage from the county starting in January. Currently, they can receive primary coverage from the county. [More]
By Amy Kronenberger
WAPAKONETA - Funds remain strong for the Auglaize County Solid Waste Management District.
District superintendent Dave Reichelderfer told board members during their biannual meeting on Tuesday the solid waste management fund has a cash balance of $609,227 as of Sept. 30. [More]
Obituaries on October 31st, 2012
Barbara A. Nosek, 79, Rockford, died at 7:25 a.m. Oct. 29, 2012, at Van Wert County Hospital. [More]
Thomas L. Hager, 66, St. Marys, died at 5:30 p.m. Oct. 26, 2012, at his residence. [More]
Mark A. Whited, 65, Anna, died Oct. 29, 2012, at 11:37 a.m. at Wilson Memorial Hospital, Sidney. [More]
Terry Carmean, 64, St. Marys, died Oct. 31, 2012, at his residence.
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Subscriber only stories on October 31st, 2012
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County gives debtors OK for more loans
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