Tuesday, June 2nd, 2009
By William Kincaid
Along with a recent report of a blue green algae toxin in Grand Lake, some residents are concerned about the large amount of foamy substance in a few lake channels this summer.
"The whole channel was completely filled - it was terrible," said Frank Richey who lives at 5316 Channel Drive near Montezuma. [More]
Dieters get tips on what to order at restaurants
By Margie Wuebker
COLDWATER - Trying to count calories and limit fat as well as sodium can be difficult at home. However, it becomes a definite challenge when eating on the go or during vacation.
"The key to eating on the go and eating healthy is being prepared," r [More]
Obituaries on June 2nd, 2009
M. Eleanor Hoenie, 89, 5669 Miller Road, Celina, died at 12:33 a.m. June 1, 2009, at Otterbein Retirement Community in St. Marys. [More]
Maurice V. Klosterman, 96, of Celina, died June 1, 2009, at Celina Manor Nursing Home. [More]
Charlotte M. Lamm, 88, 1400 Queensbury Drive, Celina, died at 6:23 p.m. May 30, 2009, at Mercer County Community Hospital, Coldwater. [More]
Local pictures on June 2nd, 2009
Subscriber and paid stories on June 2nd, 2009
ST. MARYS - Repercussions from the state's warning of a blue green algae toxin found in Grand Lake was the main topic at Monday's meeting of the Lake Development Corporation. Some members said the bad news may not be totally bad.
A local engineer was hired this morning by Mercer County commissioners to become the county's new economic development director.
Jared Ebbing, 35,
WAPAKONETA - A St. Henry man was ordered to serve four months in jail and five years probation for soliciting a 15-year-old girl for sex during an Internet sex sting operation staged by St. Marys Police.
A 34-year-old St. Marys woman faces charges of operating a vehicle under the influence and eight counts of endangering children after she allegedly left four boys ages 5 to 10 alone at an area drive-in theater for nearly an hour.
COLDWATER - All four bids received for the village's Hillcrest Drive project were well below the estimated $180,000 price tag, a pleased Village Manager/Engineer Eric Thomas reported at Monday's village council meeting.
When it comes to the postseason, the key for a team's success is having not one, but a couple of strong pitchers.
Coldwater has no troubles when it comes to needing big time pitching performances. Especially when it comes to the postseason.
A first glance at Alex Geier might bring up a vision of someone's kid brother that tagged along to the baseball park.
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