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Oregon Council President Clint Wasserman resigned from council at a council meeting last Monday.

Wasserman, 29, said he is stepping down to take a job as an assistant prosecutor for Lucas County.

Search for new sheriff begins

With the recently announced impending resignation of Ottawa County Sheriff Robert Bratton, the Ottawa County Democratic Party will be naming a replacement.

The Ottawa County Democratic Party is seeking letters of interest and resumes from all qualified persons seeking to be considered for this position. 

The first public forum to discuss a bond levy on the November ballot in the Woodmore School District has been scheduled for Sept. 19 in the elementary school auditorium.

The forum will start at 7 p.m.

Northwood mayoral candidate Dave Gallaher is setting up a page on Facebook, a social networking service and website, to provide residents with information regarding the issues and to receive input from the public about their own concerns.

“I hope to be able to keep in touch a little quicker and be able to get the correct information to people who are looking for it,” said Gallaher, who is running for mayor this fall.

If he didn’t wear a police uniform, Lake Township Police Chief Mark Hummer might be attired in the clothes of a used car salesman, a bright sport jacket perhaps.

Since becoming chief in 2004, he has sold nearly 20 surplus township vehicles to buyers across the country, using the online marketplace eBay.

Pope Francis

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