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Thursday, December 6th, 2012
Court finds ODNR in contempt for slow action in spillway suit
By Nancy Allen
GRAND LAKE - The Ohio Supreme Court on Wednesday found the state in contempt for moving too slowly to compensate 87 landowners for increased flooding on their land caused by Grand Lake's West Bank spillway.
The justices, just one day after the hearing, ruled the state must complete land appraisals within 90 days and file motions for compensation within four months in Mercer County Common Pleas Court for the majority of the cases. [More]
By Gary R. Rasberry
Especially around this area, there has always been a good family tradition when it comes to athletics.
As the final seconds ticked away in Saturday's Division V state championship football game, the Tom Klosterman family of Coldwater experienced an unique continuation of tradition. [More]
Obituaries on December 6th, 2012
Cyril R. "Cy" Broering, 84, Maria Stein, died at 9:45 a.m. Dec. 5, 2012, at the Gardens, St. Henry. [More]
Carl Porter, 72, Celina, died at 10:40 p.m. Dec. 5, 2012, at Miami Valley Hospi [More]
Dorothy West, 95, Celina, died at 10 p.m. Dec. 5, 2012, at her home.
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Subscriber only stories on December 6th, 2012
Coldwater schools facing suit
Burned lake condos making comeback
Educators want to alter tests leading to retentions
Failing septic systems also lake problem
Retired educators throw their efforts behind pottery business
Smashing Pumpkins perform a mix of new and familiar tunes
Gelhaus heading to Saginaw Valley State for basketball
Running with weights helped Nedderman
Waves pick up several wins at Lebanon