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Councilman Dave Gallaher asked council at a meeting on Sept. 27 to stop police from enforcing a law that prohibits residents from parking on the grass. Gallaher said police are spread too thin to be strictly enforcing the law.

Council agreed to send the matter to the Safety Committee for review.

Oregon city council on Monday approved the renewal of the city’s liability insurance coverage with The Ohio Plan. The cost to renew the plan represented a 6 percent increase over last year’s agreement.

The coverage is administered by The Hylant Group.

Many still remember the lighted stars families placed in windows, shining seven days a week, 24 hours a day, to honor family members who were fighting overseas during World War II.

The Padgett family, from Genoa, had six lighted stars. Five brothers were in combat duty and their sister was working administrative duties in Washington, D.C.

The new director of the Ottawa Regional Planning Commission has roots in Perrysburg.

Joe Gerber was hired as executive director of the office on the first floor of the Ottawa County Courthouse on Sept 20. He officially began work Sept. 24 and will be paid an annual salary of $48,000, according to Ottawa County Commissioners minutes.

As of Thursday, three children of a Lake Township couple involved in a dispute with the local school system were still not attending classes while their parents were considering home schooling them.

Jeff Hoff and Kristy Hunter said they had concerns about the safety of the children after reading comments on the district’s website and Facebook page that “bashed” the family.

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