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Twenty-five persons from three area counties have been indicted for their alleged involvement in a cocaine ring operating in Northwest Ohio.

The indictments stem from an investigation that has spanned several years by agents with the Ohio Bureau of Criminal Investigation, the sheriff departments in Ottawa and Sandusky counties, and Fremont City Police Department.

Four village residents, including the father of the outgoing Genoa Village Council member, want to take a seat at the council table.

Councilman Brian Best officially left his post Monday. He is moving out of the village and no longer fits the residency requirement, according to village officials. Best formally informed his fellow council members at their regular meeting Aug. 6.

The Wood County Board of Developmental Disabilities/Wood Lane and Wood Lane Industries, Inc. are planning a public celebration that will focus on a road well traveled — avenues in employment for 50 years.

The event will be held on Saturday, August 25, at the Wood County Fairground, located at 13800 West Poe Road, in Bowling Green, in the Junior Fair Building.

The new school year may introduce a new award at Genoa Schools.

Plans for a Genoa High School Distinguished Alumni Award have been underway this summer.

Researchers have found no bighead or silver Asian carp in western Lake Erie after a week of electro-fishing and gill netting in Sandusky and Maumee bays and their main tributaries.

The natural resource departments in Ohio and Michigan and the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, however, will continue to assess the status of the fish in the bays and tributaries, the agencies said.

road construction delays

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