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Zimmann repeats call for debate with Latta

There is one issue on which Congressman Robert Latta (R- Bowling Green) and Angela Zimmann, the Democrat from Holland, O. who is challenging him for the 5th District seat, likely agree: the debt of the federal government

“There is too much debt,” Zimmann said during a swing through the eastern portion of the district Tuesday that included a stop at The Press office.  

After meeting Friday in an early-morning emergency session to discuss a ruling by the Ohio Supreme Court, the Sandusky County Board of Elections agreed to authorize a new single ballot with only two county court races.

The ballots will be mailed to voters who have already voted an absentee ballot.

Detectives were able to interview two hospitalized victims of last week’s shooting at the Eastpointe on the Mall subdivision in Lake Township that left three people dead, including a 3-year-old boy.

Mark Hummer, the township police chief, said Thursday detectives had interviewed Janet Brown, 45, 3749 Laketon Terrace,  and Mark McCrory, 39, of the same address, about the shooting.

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Work is expected to start soon on the new, nearly $1 million Allen-Clay Joint Fire Station in Clay Center.

Fire department officials met recently to update Genoa Village Council on their plan.

District Fire Chief Bruce Moritz informed council that Harp Contractors of Northwood had won the construction bid. The company will get $995,000 to build the new headquarters and fire station at 3155 N. Genoa-Clay Center Road in Clay Center.

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