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Northwood city officials are taking a wait-and-see position as a court order takes effect for the Woodville Mall to be razed and material and debris to be removed.

Wood County Common Pleas Court Judge Reeve Kelsey issued the order after an Aug. 8 hearing with representatives of the city and current and former owners of the mall, which has been closed to the public due to health and building code violations.

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A plat to establish a new road and dedicate additional right-of-way along Pemberville Road in Troy Township for public use has been approved by the Wood County Planning Commission.

The plat is part of a larger development plan that prepares the site for a proposed warehouse and distribution center for Home Depot Corp.

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House committee sets session at Penta
State Representative Tim Brown will host the House of Representatives Higher Education Study Committee when it convenes Aug. 20 from 1-3 p.m. at the Penta Career Center.

The committee will be accepting testimony on transitioning to higher education and the workforce, dual enrollment programs, improved student preparation/reducing remediation rates, developmental education reform, career counseling and what parents need to know about higher education

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The Pemberville Free Fair will be held Aug. 14-17 and the entertainment begins with the Kiddie Parade Aug 14 at 6:30 p.m.

With food, games, a variety of traditional fair competitions, entertainment and rides, there is plenty of fun to be uncovered at the popular annual fair. And the best part is admission remains free.

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Phase 2 of the Dustin Road improvement project will begin on Monday, August 12.

The project replaces the existing deteriorated concrete pavement on Dustin Road, where numerous businesses are located in the busy commercial district.

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Giving money to people along road

Do you feel compelled to give money to people holding signs along the road asking for money?
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