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Development director named in Wood County

Wade Gottschalk, of Bowling Green, has been selected by the Wood County commissioners to lead the Wood County Office of Economic Development as executive director.

The 2012-13 waterfowl hunting season dates have been approved by the Ohio Wildlife Council, according to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources’ (ODNR) Division of Wildlife.

The Lake Erie Marsh Zone encompasses portions of Lucas, Wood, Ottawa, Sandusky and Erie counties. The duck hunting season in the Lake Erie Marsh Zone is Oct. 13-28 followed by a second segment that opens Nov. 10-Dec. 23.

Northwood police, who have stepped up enforcement of a law that prohibits parking on the grass, recently got an earful from some residents who thought the law should be repealed.

Audrey Caligiuri, of Ravenwood, thought police should spend their time investigating more serious crimes instead of enforcing a parking ban on grass.

The Oregon Career and Technology Center (OCTC) a part of the Oregon City School District, will only offer a few basic courses as the Oregon school board continues to cut costs.

P.J. Kapfhammer, president of the school board, said the OCTC has not yet been officially closed.

An escaped cow-vict jumped an electric hotline fence and escaped its pasture nearly two weeks ago and is still at large.

Joe and Anne Zielinski stated, in an email to The Press, that the all-black cow, which stands four-feet high and weighs about 400 pounds, was last seen Sunday evening, July 29 fleeing the pasture at the corner of Billman and Moline-Martin roads. The Zielinskis tried to corral the cow but she eluded them, seeking cover in a corn field, then jumping onto the railroad tracks and fleeing east towards Clay Center.

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