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Kathy Pollauf was unsuccessful in her run for council in 2007 and 2009. In 2011, she decided not to run.

But on Thursday, she was scheduled to be sworn in to take the council seat vacated by Clint Wassserman, who resigned on Monday as council president to take a job with the Lucas County prosecutor’s office.

Recently The Press asked our readers to submit their recollections and thoughts about the Sept. 11, 2001 terrorist attacks that rocked New York City, Washington, D.C. and Shanksville, Pa. Here are their submissions:
It was a memorable day for Dorothy Gackstetter Nov. 28, 1978 when she and her husband Marvin celebrated their 25th wedding anniversary at the Twin Towers in New York City. 

Counsel warns of higher natural gas costs

The Ohio Consumers’Counsel is warning of higher natural gas prices if a wholesale auction process is restructured.

The OCC said natural gas customers who use default service from Columbia Gas of Ohio will see higher prices if the auction is restructured as approved recently by the Public Utilities Commission of Ohio.

All but a few pews were full at Grace Evangelical Lutheran Church near Elmore the evening of Sept. 11, 2001.

A prayer service brought together members of Bethel United Brethren Church, St. Paul Trinity United Methodist Church, St. John’s United Church of Christ, as well as Grace Evangelical.

An $8 million expansion of the Rieter Automotive automobile supply operation in Oregon will bring 150 new local union jobs.

Logan Creek Construction has commenced construction of the new 106,500 square foot manufacturing facility in the Oregon industrial area. 


Based on the current refugee vetting process, should the U.S. suspend the program allowing Syrian and Iraqi refugees into the country?
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