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A resolution to proceed with the annexation of a parcel of land owned by the Woodmore School District has been approved by the board of education.

The board is seeking to have the parcel annexed to the Village of Woodville, said Kevin Slates, district treasurer.

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On March 23, the American Legion Post 183 Calf Club is hosting a benefit for Jimmy Bockbrader, a familiar face in Wood County and the Pemberville area now living with cancer.

Bockbrader has worked for The Fork’s Restaurant for over 50 years. He has been active in the Sons of American Legion Post 183 and other community events.

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Christopher Gillcrist, executive director of the Great Lakes Historical Society, will speak to the public Thursday, March 21 about the National Museum of the Great Lakes expected to open in September at the Marina District in East Toledo.

Gillcrist will describe new exhibits and the process used to create them. He will also talk about the objectives for the museum and how it will be funded.

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Oregon City Council on Monday approved a zoning change and conditional use permit for a parcel on Navarre Avenue for a proposed used car lot.

Zoning at 2705 Navarre Avenue was changed from R-2 Medium Density Residential to C-2 General Commercial Zoning.

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Oregon City Administrator Mike Beazley told council at a meeting on Feb. 25 that he recently spent some time fielding calls from the public asking about the city’s plans to build a jail. Beazley, who was in Columbus, was puzzled, since there were no such plans.

Apparently, a TV station in Toledo believed such was the case and had broadcasted the inaccurate story, which sparked the inquiries from Oregon residents.

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