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A Northwood man living in the Oregon Road area is hoping more of his neighbors will pay attention to their properties.

That’s because rats may start to take up residence in their yards.

The man, who wishes to remain anonymous, said the Wood County Health Department has come to his yard to drop poisoned bait in holes burrowed by the rats along his privacy fence.

Genoa’s chief of police believes his department is close to solving recent home burglaries.

The investigation continues into the nighttime break-ins which occurred about a month ago, said chief Bob Bratton. “I think we are close to solving one of them here soon,” he said Monday morning.

An analysis by FirstEnergy into what caused cracking in a concrete shield building at the Davis-Besse Nuclear Power Station is scheduled to be completed by the end of February, a spokesperson for the utility said, adding FirstEnergy is moving ahead with its application to extend the facility’s operating license.

The power station was shut down as scheduled in October to install a new reactor head when cracks were found in the shield building while workers were cutting into the building to remove the old reactor head.

The East Toledo Family Center’s Service Award, which can be given to an individual, agency, or corporation, went to Eggleston-Meinert-Pavley Funeral Homes, Owens-Illinois, and Toledo Local Initiative Support Coalition (LISC) this year.

The awards were announced at the ETFC’s Annual Meeting Recognition Night.

Northwood Mayor Mark Stoner recently met with his department heads to brainstorm ideas to spur economic development in the city.

The result was Stoner’s economic development initiative for 2012.


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