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Oregon police are investigating the death of a man who was found unconscious at 1131 Earlwood following an alleged physical altercation with his 21-year-old son, Jacob, on Nov. 3, Police Chief Mike Navarre said at a committee of the whole meeting on Monday.

Life Squad 8 was dispatched to the scene at 6:18 p.m. in the belief that assistance was needed for a “medical problem,” said Navarre.

 

Andrew English rehearses a scene with Chrystian McCloud, Kaylee Aceveda and LeAnn Winslow for the Clay High School Limelighter's production of "P.H.A.T. Girls." The show is an entertaining, fast-paced account of the struggle that many young women and girls experience dealing with weight and body image. Clay will be only the second high school in the nation, and the first in Ohio to produce this valuable work. Performances are November 16th and 17th  at 7:30 pm, and Sunday, November 18th at 3:00 pm. Tickets are $6 for students/seniors, $8 for adults and are available at the door, or by phoning 419-693-0665 x 2006. (Press photo by Ken Grosjean)

The Ohio Elections Commission has determined there is probable cause of a violation of the state’s elections laws after reviewing a complaint filed by a candidate for a seat on the Ottawa County Board of Commissioners.

Incumbent Mark Stahl, a Republican, filed the complaint against the Ohio Democratic Party.

Blessed Kateri Tekakwitha was recognized for performing a miracle, canonized by Pope Benedict XVI last month, and the result is the Oregon-based parochial school system is now called St. Kateri Catholic Schools.

Father Eric Schild, president of St. Kateri Catholic Academy and Cardinal Stritch Catholic High School, was in The Vatican to witness the canonization of Kateri, a young Native American girl who converted to Catholicism.

After two days of listening to testimony, an Ottawa County Common Pleas Court jury deliberated for about an hour before deciding Michael Boyer was not guilty of arson and insurance fraud.

Boyer, formerly of 24774 W. State Route 51, was indicted in August, 2011 on two counts of aggravated arson and one count of insurance fraud – all felony charges.

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