Saturday, June 30th, 2012 Edition of The Daily Standard
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Widespread power outages, downed trees and structural damage were reported throughout Mercer and Auglaize counties on Friday after winds estimated at 80 mph ripped through the area. No serious injuries were reported. Little . . .
The Mercer County Fairgrounds resembled a war zone Friday afternoon after strong winds toppled trees onto trailers and ripped off a portion of the grandstands roof. Two festivals also incurred heavy damages, leaving organizers . . .
The man charged in an incident where a dead dog was found in a cage in Grand Lake entered a guilty waiver on Monday in Auglaize County Municipal Court. Mardie Biederman of Panama City, Fla., 43, entered the waiver and paid $13 . . .
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• Lake use up, water level worries businesses
• Gas prices fall; travelers catch a break
• Board OKs staff raises
• New York racer Ruhlman calls Eldora home track
• Mariners can't hold late lead
• Dolphins swim well against St. Henry
Fred D. Conkel, 70, of Coldwater, died June 28, 2012, at his residence. He was born July 27, 1941, in Celina, to Robert and Freda (Drummond) Conkel. On June 29, 1968, he married Frances A. Sherrill, who survives in Coldwater. . . .
Mildred M. Dues, 89, of Coldwater, died June 28, 2012, at Briarwood Village, Coldwater. She was born March 14, 1923, in Carthagena, to Henry and Monica (Eyink) Wuebker. On Feb. 23, 1946, she married Lawrence J. Dues, who died M . . .
James Kittle, 65, of Celina, died June 28, 2012, at Kindred Hospital, Lima. He was born Jan. 5, 1947, in Celina, to Naaman Eugene and Vera Maxine (Gordon) Kittle. On Oct. 16, 1998, he married Janet Forlow, who survives. Other . . .
Carol D. Shepherd, 67, of St. Marys, died at 1:16 a.m. June 28, 2012, at Joint Township District Memorial Hospital, St. Marys. She was born Sept. 2, 1944, in Piqua, to Perry W. and Delora Creager Shepherd. Surviving are a bro . . .