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Tree sale
Order forms are currently available for the Ottawa Soil and Water Conservation District’s 2012 Tree Seedling Sale.

This year’s sale includes assorted tree varieties including evergreens in packets of 10; fast-growing Green Rocket Cedar trees (sold individually); flowering bushes; butterfly wildflower mixture and native grass packets and more. All trees are pre-packed and come complete with planting instructions.

Prices range from $7 to $35. Forms are available by calling 419-898-1595 or visiting The deadline for ordering is April 6.

Money raised from the program goes to support District Programs throughout the year.

Ag society meeting
The Ottawa County Agricultural Society is holding its annual meeting Feb. 18, at 11 a.m. at the Ottawa County Fair Board Office on SR 163, Oak Harbor.

Last year’s fair and finances will be reviewed and events for the upcoming 2012 fair will be discussed. Brunch will be served prior to the meeting. The public is welcome, particularly anyone interested in becoming more involved in the fair for 2012.

RSVP by calling 419-898-1971 or email



Gas Prices

Gas prices are expected to soar this summer. Are you prepared to pay more?
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