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Someone Else Is Sore About The Water Plan

The Concerned Citizens of Dekalb County are holding an informational meeting about the aquifer. They appear to be largely against Pioneer mayor, Ed Kidston’s plan to pump and distribute millions of gallons of water to communities in the region. They use water from the aquifer themselves and are concerned about …

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Martin R. “Marty” Martinez, 57

Martin R. “Marty” Martinez, age 57, of Bryan, Ohio, passed away on Monday, October 15, 2018, at Genesis HealthCare-Bryan Center in Bryan after an extended illness. Mr. Martinez was a graduate of Napoleon High School and was employed as a welder in the area, most recently at Bil-Jax, and also …

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Norma J. Casper, 82

Norma J. Casper, 82 of Montpelier passed away at Parkview Regional Medical Center in Fort Wayne, Indiana on Saturday October 13, 2018. She was born May 19, 1936 in Montpelier, Ohio to Paul and Faye “Nana” (Cramer) Snyder. She was a 1954 Montpelier High School graduate. Norma was married to …

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Orra A. Vollmer, 90

Orra A. Vollmer, age 90, of Wauseon, passed away Sunday evening, October 14, 2018, at Fulton Manor is Wauseon. Arrangements are pending at the Edgar-Grisier Funeral Home in Wauseon.

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Fatal Crash Near Convoy

One man is dead after a head-on collision on Highway 30 East, near Convoy. Another victim is critically hurt at this hour. Troopers got reports someone was driving the wrong way. A few minutes later, emergency dispatchers got another call, reporting there had been a crash in the eastbound lanes, …

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Power Outage In And Around New Haven

More than 1,900 customers in the New Haven area go without power during much of the early morning hours. Officials say it is not clear what caused it. Utility crews made repairs and most customers had power restored in roughly two hours. Several traffic lights were out during the interruption. …

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Disappointing News For One Area Project

It looks like there will be some changes for one area infrastructure project. Officials in Bryan report parts of a multi-million dollar wastewater treatment plant improvement project are behind schedule…so, some items on the list of things to do with the project are now being stricken from it. The Bryan …

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Edon Council Makes Funding Commitment

Councilmembers in Edon vote to put a quarter of its tax revenues towards capital improvements in the area. It begins with the new budget year. At current levels, the city takes around 20 percent of those revenues and spends it on improvements. At one point, officials considered upping the number …

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Wayne H. Goodlive, 76

Wayne H. Goodlive, age 76, of Montpelier, Ohio, passed away at 10:00 P.M. on Saturday, October 13, 1942, at Community Health Professionals Inpatient Hospice near Defiance, Ohio, after a brief illness. Mr. Goodlive was a graduate of Toledo Waite High School and was a veteran of the United States Army. …

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Richard L. Thierry, 89

Richard L. Thierry, age 89, of Bryan, Ohio, passed away at 8:00 A.M. on Saturday, October 13, 2018, at Genesis HealthCare-Bryan Center, where he was a resident. Born on August 26, 1929, in Wauseon, Ohio, he came to Bryan in 1942 and in 1946 left Bryan High School to serve …

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