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Owens Community College is expanding its reach to area law enforcement agencies by renovating its emergency services training program facilities with their input.

The restructuring will allow local agencies to train at the Oregon Road site in Perrysburg Township at significantly lower prices, making the program more accessible to more communities.

A consumer organization contends leasing or selling the Ohio Turnpike to a private company wouldn’t create new value but would, in effect, be merely borrowing against future toll revenue.

The Ohio Public Interest Research Group has released a report that focuses on several issues it says need to be addressed before any deal involving the turnpike is approved.

County conducting disaster preparedness survey
How confident are you that you will be able to communicate with family or friends in the event of a natural disaster even if phone lines are down and email may not be available?

Will your decision to prepare for a natural disaster be influenced more by a government official, non-profit organization, a severe weather or news information source, or residents of your community?

Northwood City Council will begin the process of looking for a new Baseball Commissioner after Paul Gercak announced he will be retiring at the end of the month.

During council’s committee of the whole meeting November 1, Bob Anderson, city administrator, suggested council hire a contract employee to fill the position.

Oregon City Council last week approved a special use permit for Verizon Wireless to build a cell phone tower on city property behind the water treatment plant at 951 North Curtice Road.

The company had originally wanted to locate the tower on city owned property on Cedar Point Road, but its request for a setback variance by the Oregon Board of Zoning Appeals was denied this year.

Made in the U.S.A.

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