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There will be 17 more bus stops for Clay High School students next year.

“Since reinstating bussing for the high school, we’ve gone from a very limited bus shuttle process to increasing some additional pickup points this year,” Dr. Mike Zalar, superintendent of the district, said at a board meeting on Tuesday. “This time next year, we’re proposing how we can enhance that even further for the students.”

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The lawyer for former Jerusalem Township Fire Chief Harold Stanton, who was fired by township trustees at a meeting on Tuesday, filed an appeal on his client’s behalf in the Lucas County Court of Common Pleas on Wednesday.

“We’ve asked for reinstatement, back pay and benefits,” said Kevin Greenfield, Stanton’s lawyer.

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The Northwood Police Department on March 19, in partnership with the Wood County Sheriff’s Office, Ohio B.C.I. and I, and the F.B.I. Humane Trafficking Task Force, conducted undercover operations at a local hotel regarding activities of known prostitution in the area along with Toledo being a major site for underage prostitution.

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Thousands of birding enthusiasts will flock to Northwest Ohio on May 3-12 for the fourth annual The Biggest Week in American Birding event.

The three previous Biggest Week events drew more people than the one before it, and this year’s festival will draw birders not only nationally but from such countries as Panama, Ecuador, Guatemala, Canada, the United Kingdom, Japan and China.

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With one eye on the federal government’s budget situation, Mark Shieldcastle, research director at the Black Swamp Bird Observatory, is hopeful there will be another radar study this spring of the flight patterns of migratory birds along the Lake Erie shoreline.

Data from a study conducted in the fall is still being analyzed.

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$15 Hourly wage

The "Fight for $15" campaign proposes a $15/hour wage for fast food workers. Do you agree?
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