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 The Navarre Avenue Safety Improvement project, which is expected to be completed by the end of this year, could extend further east in the future, say officials.

The Ohio State Highway Patrol is continuing to investigate a fatal crash involving a pedestrian on State Route 2 in Jerusalem Township that occurred around 10:45 p.m. on Aug. 7.

 They went about their lives each and every day, gradually making an impact on others. The kindness and colorful personalities exuded on a daily basis by Cora Roob, Joshua Coy and Barbara "Barbie" Redfern defined who they were.
 The trio leaves behind an enduring legacy, not just for their family and friends, but also the Oak Harbor community. They are remembered for entertaining the community through their efforts in choir, band, theater and sports, as well as for helping others.

 An expansion project by the Maumee Valley Growers Association into supplying produce for the wholesale market has been a success and will continue, says Joe Perlaky, MVGA executive director.
 The non-profit association received a grant two years ago of $100,000 from the U.S. Department of Agriculture that enabled it to function as what Perlaky calls a “value chain coordinator” and offer about 20 association members the chance to pool their resources.

 After the demolition this summer of a mixed-use building in downtown Port Clinton, the Ottawa County Land Bank is focusing its attention on structures in other parts of the county, JoEllen Regal, president of the land bank’s board of directors, said last week.
 Regal said the Port Clinton property included apartments and commercial space but hadn’t been in use for years and had become a safety hazard.

 

gun control

Should the U.S. tighten gun control laws in the wake of the mass shootings in Las Vegas?
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