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Being first with the story is important to us because it's important to you, our readers. We were the first to write about the leaching of benzene near a hazardous waste facility and the first to publish an extensive report on the teen pregnancy rate in Lucas County, the highest in the state.


Got a funny story? Or, do you know someone who has achieved distinction for being named president of a club, winning an award or earning a gold star? Deadline: Wednesday, noon.


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Student Stars

Have you or your children achieved academic honors, won an academic competition or a scholarship? Send your notice before the second week of the month to appear in our Education Section published the third week of the month. Dean's List information must come from student's college/university.

Letters to the Editor

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Sports at a Glance

Need to publicize a softball meeting? Has someone achieved distinction in the world of sports? Send items to us before Wednesday, noon.



The Ohio legislature has passed a bill that would ban abortions after a fetal heartbeat is detected. In practice, that would make abortion illegal after six weeks.
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