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 In the early 1980s, Alan Magsig had a choice — take over his family’s sawmill or see it close down after nearly 60 years in operation.

       

Magsig chose to keep the saw mill in business, and it has stayed that way ever since. The mill is now closing in on about 100 years of continuous operation.

 The application of sludge from the City of Toledo’s wastewater treatment system to a field in Lake Township has drawn concerns from a resident adjacent to the field, Mark Hummer, township administrator, informed township trustees last week.
 Hummer reported to the trustees during their meeting Tuesday the resident hadn’t been notified the sludge – called Class B biosolids – was being applied to a 73-acre field along Ayers Road, east of I-280.

 A bill designed to alert police officers of motorists with communication problems may be passed by the state legislature this year, Representative Theresa Gavarone, R – Bowling Green, informed the Lake Township trustees Tuesday.
 Rep. Gavarone said H.B. 115 passed in the House of Representatives by a vote of 96-0 and has been referred to the Senate Government and Oversight and Reform Committee.
 She gave sponsor testimony to the senate committee in June.

 Proposals for establishing a case manager position to assist gifted students and to provide a program for online alternatives to the traditional educational setting were presented to the Benton-Carroll-Salem school board last week.
 Superintendent Guy Parmigian said he and the board have been discussing ways to better meet the needs of gifted students.

Northwood’s second feature film as part of its free “Movie in the Park” program will be on Saturday, Aug. 5 at 8:45 p.m. in Brentwood Park.
 
“Moana,” is a 2016 American 3D computer-animated musical fantasy-adventure film produced by Walt Disney Studios released last year that features Dwane Johnson. The film went on to gross over $642 million worldwide. It is the last Movie in the Park for this season. 

 

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