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Counsel warns of higher natural gas costs

The Ohio Consumers’Counsel is warning of higher natural gas prices if a wholesale auction process is restructured.

The OCC said natural gas customers who use default service from Columbia Gas of Ohio will see higher prices if the auction is restructured as approved recently by the Public Utilities Commission of Ohio.

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.

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.

An $8 million expansion of the Rieter Automotive automobile supply operation in Oregon will bring 150 new local union jobs.

Logan Creek Construction has commenced construction of the new 106,500 square foot manufacturing facility in the Oregon industrial area. 

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. 

Vice presidential debate

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