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Support for curbing run-off from farm fields and using federal revenues to help restore the Great Lakes cuts across the political spectrum in Ohio, according to a poll released last week by the Healing Our Waters-Great Lakes Coalition, National Wildlife Federation and Ohio Environmental Council.

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The check was in the mail – or something like that.

Landlord Adam Snyder’s four-month dispute with the Village of Oak Harbor over a 2005 utility bill attached to a foreclosed home sale has come to an end. But that doesn’t mean the battle is over.

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Oregon council rezoned property from residential to commercial for a tow truck company on Navarre Avenue following a public hearing on June 23.

The parcels, at 5508 and 5528 Navarre Ave., had R-1 Low Density Residential and C-2 General Commercial split zoning. The owners, David and Dianne Jaeger, wanted the entire parcel to be zoned C-2 General Commercial.

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The Eastwood school board Monday will consider a resolution required to place a bond issue on the November ballot for constructing a new elementary school on the central campus.

The board is scheduled to meet June 30 at 7 p.m. to approve a resolution asking the Wood County Auditor’s office to certify the district’s property valuation, which will give Eastwood officials a clearer picture of how much millage is needed to pay off the bond issue.

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The Oregon school board is expected to fill a vacancy on the board at a special meeting on Monday.

Jeff Ziviski, vice president of the board, told The Press last week that someone will be appointed to fill the seat that opened after P.J. Kapfhammer abruptly resigned at the start of the June 9 board meeting. Kapfhammer, who was president of the board, had been elected in 2011.

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