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Tuesday, August 11th, 2015
Insect taken from nature preserve near Coldwater
By Shelley Grieshop
COLDWATER - State health officials received a positive result for West Nile virus in a mosquito sampling taken in July from a nature preserve north of the village.
Michelle Kimmel, environmental director for the Mercer County-Celina City Health Department, on Monday told the newspaper the positive result came from a batch of mosquitoes collected on July 23 from Baker Woods State Nature Reserve. [More]
By Kathy Thompson
ST. HENRY - Village council members heard second reading of a resolution to join four other communities in a study of potential cooperative water systems and new well fields.
Mercer County, Burkettsville, Coldwater and Fort Recovery are seeking a $50,000 state Local Government Innovation Fund grant to pay for the study. [More]
Obituaries on August 11th, 2015
Trent A. Mullen, 24, of Bowling Green, formerly of Wapakoneta and Mendon passed away on Saturday morning August 8, 2015 at his residence. [More]
Keith L. Figley, age 72, of Van Wert died 8:35 a.m. Sunday, August 9, 2015, at [More]
Florence E. McDougall, 88, Celina, died Aug. 10, 2015, at Briarwood Village, Co [More]
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Subscriber only stories on August 11th, 2015
Celina council takes step to strengthen city junk ordinance
Mercer Landmark to build truck wash
Celina officials planning traffic study
Marion board talks goals for district
Council advances plans to construct buildings
St. Henry board plans resolution critical of state takeover of Youngstown district
St. Marys officials plan to investigate power outage
Circus among highlights at St. Marys Summerfest
Celina duo shine at tourney
Lefeld Classic taking place this weekend
Bremenfest will feature larger amusement rides