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Wednesday, July 20th, 2011
By Nancy Allen
The oppressive heat this week has farmers keeping an eye on their animals.
The situation isn't critical yet but it is a concern, local farmers and ag officials say.
Carl Link, general production manager at Cooper Farms in Fort Recovery, said hogs are doing alright, but turkeys are feeling the stress. [More]
By Shelley Grieshop
NEW BREMEN - Village officials are asking New Bremen residents to voluntarily curtail water use to avoid depletion of the town's wells.
Mayor Jeff Pape on Tuesday issued an immediate water use advisory for drinking water because dry weather conditions have driven water usage 33 percent above the normal levels for July. [More]
Obituaries on July 20th, 2011
Robert Hegemier, 88, St. Marys, died July 19, 2011.
Calling is 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Friday at Miller Funeral Home, St. Marys. [More]
Archie A. Dupont, 72, St. Marys, died at 5:16 a.m. July 17, 2011, in the emergency department at Joint Township District Memorial Hospital, St. Marys. [More]
James D. Davis, Celina, died July 19, 2011, at his residence on Grand Lake.
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Former Celina resident Antionette Schoch, 89, died July 19, 2011, in St. Louis, Mo. [More]
John J. Hinders, 86, Celina, died July 19, 2011, at Good Samaritan Hospital, Dayton. [More]
Larry J. Goffena, 71, Coldwater, died at 8:31 p.m. July 18, 2011, at The Laurels of Shane Hill, Rockford. [More]
Local pictures on July 20th, 2011
Subscriber only stories on July 20th, 2011
New mayor may get bill for insurance
Restful day's sleep hard to find for some workers
Landowner refuses trade
Council discusses plans for city-owned land
Homeowners getting more time to install sidewalks
Rockford to receive grant award
Downtown restaurant opens
Offensive struggles and lightning spoils Mariners' twinbill