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The Press will co-sponsor two mayoral debates in October, one for the City of Oregon and one for the City of Toledo.

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A debate between incumbent Oregon Mayor Mike Seferian and challenger Tom Susor will be held Wednesday, Oct. 9 at 7 p.m. in the auditorium at Mercy St. Charles Hospital. The public is invited.

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Elmore Mayor Lowell Krumnow is in a fight for his life, unexpectedly battling a brain tumor diagnosed earlier this month.

“Yes, he has a brain tumor,” village councilman Rick Claar confirmed. “It kind of came on all of a sudden.”

Council president Matt Damschroder has overseen the past few village council meetings, serving as mayor pro tem.

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About 40 people gathered at Genoa Town Hall last weekend to enjoy the music of the Genoa American Legion Band and enjoy free ice cream courtesy of the village.

“This was our first time doing something like this. We didn’t know what to expect,” Mayor Mark Williams said as he handed out coupons for free ice cream cones at the nearby Genoa Big Dipper.

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EMS levy subject of public meetings

Public meetings to discuss a 4.5-mill, 5-year property tax levy that would fund emergency medical service in Harris Township and the Village of Elmore are scheduled for Oct. 1 and 23 at the fire station, 321 Rice Street.

The meetings are scheduled to start at 7 p.m.

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Woodmore assistant football coach Todd Bringman, accused by parents of abusing players, has resigned.

Parents of a 16-year-old say their son suffered a concussion and may have nerve damage after the team practiced in excessive heat on Sept. 10.

They describe a drill allegedly conducted by the coach in which the sophomore was told to stand with his hands behind his back while teammates were instructed to hit him, but the coach’s supporters say those parents may have the facts incorrect.

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