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Genoa officials are rethinking how they staff the village water system.

For years, the water system that serves the 1,430 registered meters has been operated as a distribution system. Genoa buys its water from the City of Oregon. The city pumps the water through a 16-inch pipe from the city to a meter pit located at State Route 579 and Genoa-Clay Center Road that helps boost the flow to the village water tower.

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Imagine you’re a grower but not able to even see the fruits of your labor until the day you harvest.

Unlike the cultivation of grain crops or vegetables, Marc and Michele Gradel are relatively unsure if their efforts have paid off until Marc drains the ponds at his Martin farm. If it’s been a favorable growing season, the waters will recede to a certain level and then what was a placid pond resembles a boiling pan of water as thousands of shrimp are roused from their bottom-dwelling existence.

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The City of Oregon has authorized the purchase of a 2013 Chrysler 300 for the Oregon Police Department during its September 9 meeting.

The cost of the vehicle is $25,000. With a trade in of one vehicle for $5,800 plus rebates and discounts, the total cost of the new unit is $20,000. The winning bid came from Grogan’s Town Chrysler Jeep Dodge Ram, of Toledo.

Police Chief Michael Navarre said the department did not anticipate the purchase when it prepared its current

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Three lawsuits were filed on Monday, September 9 in Lucas County Common Pleas Court by former Clay High School students and athletes who allege a former athletic trainer sexually abused them while they were minors.

The three complaints, one by a minor, were filed against Clay High School, Principal Jeff Thompson, ProMedica Health Systems, and Melinda Rober, the former athletic trainer. The suits are each seeking in excess of $1 million in punitive and compensatory damages.

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In remembrance of those who lost their lives in the terrorist attacks of 9/11, and to raise awareness about tragic military/veteran suicides, a pair of local organizations teamed up to sponsored a Ruck walk on Sept. 11.

(A ruck is a heavy backpack containing supplies and other necessities).

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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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