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The Press Newspaper

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A sanitary sewer rehabilitation project in Oregon is expected to occur in several phases, according to Oregon Public Service Director Paul Roman.

The Ohio Public Works Commission (OPWC) provided a $200,000 loan with no interest to the city for phase I of the sewer rehabilitation project. The target area is the Wheeling trunk sewer service area.

The Wood County Sheriff’s Department is again asking for information about a missing Pemberville-area woman.

Detective Jamie Webb is seeking information about Sheila Main, who was reported missing in August, 2006 and is focusing on a call to the Oregon Police Department on Aug. 17 at around 4:30 p.m. about a disabled vehicle in the northern part of the city.

The Ottawa County Stormwater Committee is being reformed by a technician in the Ottawa Soil and Water Conservation District office.

Crystal Dymond said the panel met last month to discuss control measures required by the National Pollution Discharge Elimination System.

To fill a vacancy in its ranks the Genoa school board went with a former board member.
Board members in a special meeting Wednesday voted 4-0 to appoint Leslie Wyse to the seat vacated by Ernest Cottrell, Jr.

Mr. Wyse had served two terms on the board from 2000-2007 and then opted to not seek re-election. His appointment expires Dec. 31, 2009.

About 30 people packed into the Harbor View village hall Wednesday to hear the latest offer from FDS Coke Plant, LLC, which wants to build a coking plant about a half mile away.

The company recently offered the village $500,000 over five years if it dropped its appeal before the Environmental Review Appeals Board (ERAC) in opposition of the coke plant, which will be built on land owned by the Port Authority in East Toledo and Oregon.

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