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Calamity Days On Path To Approval

The Ohio House voted last week to approve four addi­tional calamity days for the state’s school dis­tricts because of this winter’s extreme weather, after many school dis­tricts across the state sim­ply ran out of extra days. This bill still awaits approval by the Sen­ate. If the Sen­ate bill ends up …

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New Sears In Adrian

Sears Home­town and Out­let Stores, Inc. announces the open­ing of a new Sears Home­town Store on Main Street in Adrian. The new store is cel­e­brat­ing its grand open­ing today through March first by offer­ing an addi­tional dis­count of 10 per­cent off almost every­thing in the store, plus spe­cial give­aways, includ­ing …

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Tax Holiday Looks Likely

The Ohio Sen­ate signed off this week on leg­is­la­tion allow­ing peo­ple here in Ohio to buy cer­tain items over a three-day period with­out pay­ing any state or local sales taxes. The sales tax hol­i­day would begin on the first Fri­day of August and cover school sup­plies, com­put­ers and sup­plies. The …

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Lucille Nottingham, 87

Lucille Marie Nottingham, age 87, of Wauseon passed away early Tuesday February 25, 2014 at Fulton Manor in Wauseon. Prior to her retirement she had been a school cook. Mrs. Nottingham was born in Loretto, MN on September 23, 1926 the daughter of the late Herman and the late Louise …

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CCNO Hands Out Recognitions

Two employ­ees received spe­cial recog­ni­tion dur­ing the Feb. 26 meet­ing of the Cor­rec­tions Com­mis­sion of North­west Ohio. Cor­rec­tions Super­vi­sor Jason Wise­cup was named CCNO Employee of the year for 2013. Jason has been employed at CCNO since 2004. Michael Jor­dan was named the Top Con­tract Employee for 2013. Michael is …

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CCNO Meets

Increas­ing prison trans­ports high­lighted Wednesday’s meet­ing of the Cor­rec­tions Com­mis­sion of North­west Ohio. Also, board mem­bers took time to tour newly painted units within the 638-bed facil­ity. CCNO Exec­u­tive Direc­tor Jim Den­nis told the board that Lucas County offi­cials had expressed con­cern about the num­ber of prison runs CCNO is …

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Bryan PD Report

Some arrests by Bryan Police, and this time around, many of those arrested were placed behind bars. They include 35 year old Jay L. Hahn of Bryan, who was arrested on a bench war­rant out of Bryan Munic­i­pal Court. Was taken to CCNO. 22 year old Jacob C. Hite was …

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Raises Voted In Defiance

Defi­ance City Coun­cil met on Tues­day night, and among the items on the table, were poten­tial raises for non-union city employ­ees. The Cres­cent News reports that an emer­gency ordi­nance approved by coun­cil, will give the city’s non-union employ­ees, which does not include elected offi­cials, a 1.5 per­cent raise in pay …

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Quadco Considering Mission Statement Revision

Quadco Reha­bil­i­ta­tion Cen­ter board mem­bers will be con­sid­er­ing the revi­sion of their mis­sion state­ment for the cen­ter as well as other short term and long term issues as they head into plan­ning ses­sions in the months ahead. At the meet­ing of the board on Tues­day, the Exec­u­tive Direc­tor said he …

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Troopers Unite For Highway Effort

The Ohio State High­way Patrol joined forces with mem­bers of the 6-State Trooper Project for a high-visibility enforce­ment effort focused on crash caus­ing vio­la­tions from Fri­day, Feb­ru­ary 21st, at 12:01 a.m. through Sun­day, Feb­ru­ary 23rd, at 11:59 p.m. Troop­ers tar­geted safety belt, aggres­sive dri­ving and OVI– related vio­la­tions along the …

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