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Wednesday, September 27th, 2017
Appeal deadline is Oct. 23
By Nancy Allen
The Ohio Department of Agriculture has issued final permits to install and operate to MVP Dairy, a 4,500-head operation to be built northwest of Neptune in the St. Marys River Watershed.
The 82-acre facility, planned adjacent to Hasis Road on the south side of U.S. 33, is a partnership between VanTilburg Farms of Celina and McCarty Dairy LLC of Colby, Kansas. [More]
St. Marys employees restore power to areas hit by Hurricane Irma
By Ed Gebert
ST. MARYS - Two city linemen helped restore light to the darkness in a Florida town hit by Hurricane Irma.
John Vogel and Jason Durkee had joined a contingent of Ohio workers responding to the damage from the disastrous storm. The pair set off from St. Marys on Sept. 10 for Florida to help restore power in Homestead, just south of Miami. They returned to St. Marys on Saturday afternoon. Also in the caravan of vehicles heading south were electrical workers from Tipp City, Piqua and Hamilton. [More]
Obituaries on September 27th, 2017
Wanda Madge (Grimm) Dieringer, 93, died at 6:00 a.m, on Friday, September 22, 2017, in Kissimmee, Florida. [More]
Heather "Maddie" Hengstler, 30, Saint Marys, Ohio, died Saturday, September 23, 2017, in Dayton, Ohio. [More]
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Subscriber only stories on September 27th, 2017
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