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The Columbus Dispatch
Neighbors object to proposed Speedway truck-refueling station in Delaware View Larger Local DELAWARE, Ohio — Drivers from Columbus are greeted along Rt
Neighbors object to proposed Speedway truck-refueling station in Delaware
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 2 hours ago
View Larger Local DELAWARE, Ohio — Drivers from Columbus are greeted along Rt. 23 with rolling hills, a fancy white bridge inscribed with harness-racing sulkies and a scenic... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Schiavoni proposes bonds to upgrade water and sewer systemsCOLUMBUS Senate Minority Leader Joe Schiavoni has proposed seeking voters’ app
Schiavoni proposes bonds to upgrade water and sewer systems
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 8 hours ago
COLUMBUS Senate Minority Leader Joe Schiavoni has proposed seeking voters’ approval to borrow $1 billion in bonds to provide grants for communities to upgrade their sewer and water systems. Schiavoni, of Boardman, D-33rd, introduced legislation... Read more
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The East Liverpool Review
Editorials from around OhioExcerpts of recent editorials of statewide and national interest from Ohio news
Editorials from around Ohio
The East Liverpool Review / Posted yesterday
Excerpts of recent editorials of statewide and national interest from Ohio newspapers: The Toledo Blade, Aug. 31 Ohio lawmakers are getting ready to approve a bill that would make it illegal to get an abortion because of a fetal diagnosis of Down... Read more
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Lisbon Morning Journal
Editorials from around OhioExcerpts of recent editorials of statewide and national interest from Ohio news
Editorials from around Ohio
Lisbon Morning Journal / Posted yesterday
Excerpts of recent editorials of statewide and national interest from Ohio newspapers: The Toledo Blade, Aug. 31 Ohio lawmakers are getting ready to approve a bill that would make it illegal to get an abortion because of a fetal diagnosis of Down... Read more
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The News-Herald
Oil and gas companies should embrace standards set by EPARecently, the Environmental Protection Agency introduced new rules for the oil
Oil and gas companies should embrace standards set by EPA
The News-Herald / Posted yesterday
Recently, the Environmental Protection Agency introduced new rules for the oil and gas industry that require it to reduce methane emissions by 20 to 30 percent over the next decade ... The White House claims that without action, methane emissions... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Fish biting at Buckeye Lake, but not people See complete coverage of the problems with Buckeye Lake dam and what is being
Fish biting at Buckeye Lake, but not people
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 2 days ago
See complete coverage of the problems with Buckeye Lake dam and what is being done. BUCKEYE LAKE, Ohio — It seems unlikely that one of Ohio’s most popular fishing spots for more than three generations... Read more
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Lisbon Morning Journal
EP park law covers more than caninesCouncilman Don Elzer said he and council clerk and administrative assistant Mis
EP park law covers more than canines
Lisbon Morning Journal / Posted 2 days ago
Councilman Don Elzer said he and council clerk and administrative assistant Misti Martin found the law while looking into the matter. The ordinance was passed by council in July of 1980 and states that anyone found breaking the law faces a fine of... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Pineview Estates without water again | Dayton, OH LocalA Miami Twp. mobile home park with a history of EPA violations is without water
Pineview Estates without water again | Dayton, OH Local
Dayton Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
A Miami Twp. mobile home park with a history of EPA violations is without water service again. Water service went out about 12:30 a.m. today at Pineview Estates after a broken pipe flooded the electrical pit on the only functioning well at the... Read more
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The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register
Ohio River Algae Advisory ResurfacesWHEELING - The Wheeling-Ohio County Health Department is again cautioning boate
Ohio River Algae Advisory Resurfaces
The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register / Posted 4 days ago
WHEELING - The Wheeling-Ohio County Health Department is again cautioning boaters and swimmers about activities on the Ohio River after more blue-green algae blooms were found on the river Wednesday. Despite this caution, dragon boat races slated... Read more
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The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register
Ohio River Algae Advisory ResurfacesDespite this caution, dragon boat races slated for Saturday in Wheeling will go
Ohio River Algae Advisory Resurfaces
The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register / Posted 5 days ago
Despite this caution, dragon boat races slated for Saturday in Wheeling will go on at Heritage Port as planned, according to organizers. Participants will be given hand sanitizer and other precautions will be taken. Additionally, officials at the... Read more
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The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register
Health Department Reissues Algae AdvisoryDespite this caution, dragon boat races slated for Saturday in Wheeling will go
Health Department Reissues Algae Advisory
The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register / Posted 5 days ago
Despite this caution, dragon boat races slated for Saturday in Wheeling will go on at Heritage Port as planned, according to organizers. Participants will be given hand sanitizer and other precautions will be taken. Additionally, officials at the... Read more
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The Times Leader
Drillers taking water, but paying nothingCompanies simply have to confirm these activities with the Ohio Department of N
Drillers taking water, but paying nothing
The Times Leader / Posted 7 days ago
Companies simply have to confirm these activities with the Ohio Department of Natural Resources and only need an actual permit if they intend to pump at least 2 million gallons of water per day from a specific location. "Does anyone go out and see... Read more
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The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register
Frackers Draw Water in Ohio, But Pay NothingNEFFS - At more than 100 locations along streams, lakes, creeks and ponds acros
Frackers Draw Water in Ohio, But Pay Nothing
The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register / Posted 8 days ago
NEFFS - At more than 100 locations along streams, lakes, creeks and ponds across eastern Ohio, frackers are registered to draw at least 100,000 gallons of water per day to support their operations, all without compensating the state. Companies... Read more
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The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register
Frackers Draw Water in Ohio, But Pay NothingCompanies simply have to confirm these activities with the Ohio Department of N
Frackers Draw Water in Ohio, But Pay Nothing
The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register / Posted 8 days ago
Companies simply have to confirm these activities with the Ohio Department of Natural Resources and only need an actual permit if they intend to pump at least 2 million gallons of water per day from a specific location. "Does anyone go out and see... Read more
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The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register
Frackers Draw Water, But Pay NothingCompanies simply have to confirm these activities with the Ohio Department of N
Frackers Draw Water, But Pay Nothing
The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register / Posted 8 days ago
Companies simply have to confirm these activities with the Ohio Department of Natural Resources and only need an actual permit if they intend to pump at least 2 million gallons of water per day from a specific location. "Does anyone go out and see... Read more
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WTAP Parkersburg
Alarms Sounded Over Latest EPA Ozone GuidelinesUpdated: 8/24/2015 5:30 P.M. It hasn't been as publicized as regulations for c
Alarms Sounded Over Latest EPA Ozone Guidelines
WTAP Parkersburg / Posted 8 days ago
Updated: 8/24/2015 5:30 P.M. It hasn't been as publicized as regulations for coal-fired power plants. But political leaders are sounding the alarm about the EPA's latest proposed ozone standards. These involve what has been a growth business for... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
State: Brown water in northern Ohio village is safe to drinkMcCOMB (AP) -- The brownish-colored water coming out of the taps in a northwest
State: Brown water in northern Ohio village is safe to drink
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 8 days ago
McCOMB (AP) -- The brownish-colored water coming out of the taps in a northwestern Ohio village isn't appealing, but it is safe to drink, according to a spokeswoman for the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency. McComb, about 40 miles south of... Read more
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Lisbon Morning Journal
State: Brown water in northern Ohio village is safe to drinkMCCOMB, Ohio (AP) — A spokeswoman for the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency
State: Brown water in northern Ohio village is safe to drink
Lisbon Morning Journal / Posted 9 days ago
MCCOMB, Ohio (AP) — A spokeswoman for the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency says tap water in a northwestern Ohio village is OK to drink despite its brownish color. The Blade newspaper in Toledo reports (http://bit.ly/1gXKEIX ) that tests in... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
State: Brown water in northern Ohio village is safe to drinkMCCOMB, Ohio (AP) — The brownish-colored water coming out of the taps in a nort
State: Brown water in northern Ohio village is safe to drink
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 9 days ago
MCCOMB, Ohio (AP) — The brownish-colored water coming out of the taps in a northwestern Ohio village isn't appealing, but it is safe to drink, according to a spokeswoman for the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency. McComb, about 40 miles south of... Read more
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The East Liverpool Review
State: Brown water in northern Ohio village is safe to drinkMCCOMB, Ohio (AP) — A spokeswoman for the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency
State: Brown water in northern Ohio village is safe to drink
The East Liverpool Review / Posted 9 days ago
MCCOMB, Ohio (AP) — A spokeswoman for the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency says tap water in a northwestern Ohio village is OK to drink despite its brownish color. The Blade newspaper in Toledo reports (http://bit.ly/1gXKEIX ) that tests in... Read more
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The Marietta Times
State: Brown water in northern Ohio village is safe to drinkMCCOMB, Ohio (AP) — The brownish-colored water coming out of the taps in a nort
State: Brown water in northern Ohio village is safe to drink
The Marietta Times / Posted 9 days ago
MCCOMB, Ohio (AP) — The brownish-colored water coming out of the taps in a northwestern Ohio village isn't appealing, but it is safe to drink, according to a spokeswoman for the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency. McComb, about 40 miles south of... Read more
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The Times Leader
State: Brown water in northern Ohio village is safe to drinkMCCOMB, Ohio (AP) — A spokeswoman for the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency
State: Brown water in northern Ohio village is safe to drink
The Times Leader / Posted 9 days ago
MCCOMB, Ohio (AP) — A spokeswoman for the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency says tap water in a northwestern Ohio village is OK to drink despite its brownish color. The Blade newspaper in Toledo reports (http://bit.ly/1gXKEIX ) that tests in... Read more
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WOWK-TV West Virginia
State: Brown water in northern Ohio village is safe to drinkMCCOMB, Ohio (AP) - A spokeswoman for the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency
State: Brown water in northern Ohio village is safe to drink
WOWK-TV West Virginia / Posted 9 days ago
MCCOMB, Ohio (AP) - A spokeswoman for the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency says tap water in a northwestern Ohio village is OK to drink despite its brownish color. The Blade newspaper in Toledo reports (http://bit.ly/1gXKEIX ) that tests in... Read more
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WTOL 11 Toledo
State: Brown water in northern Ohio village is safe to drinkMCCOMB, Ohio (AP) - A spokeswoman for the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency
State: Brown water in northern Ohio village is safe to drink
WTOL 11 Toledo / Posted 9 days ago
MCCOMB, Ohio (AP) - A spokeswoman for the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency says tap water in a northwestern Ohio village is OK to drink despite its brownish color. The Blade newspaper in Toledo reports (http://bit.ly/1gXKEIX ) that tests in... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
State: Brown water in northern Ohio village is safe to drinkMCCOMB, Ohio (AP) - A spokeswoman for the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency
State: Brown water in northern Ohio village is safe to drink
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 9 days ago
MCCOMB, Ohio (AP) - A spokeswoman for the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency says tap water in a northwestern Ohio village is OK to drink despite its brownish color. The Blade newspaper in Toledo reports (http://bit.ly/1gXKEIX ) that tests in... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
Guernsey County Community Development Corporation announces county-wide littler cleanup, tire amnesty programs The Guernsey County Community Development Corporation has partnered with the
Guernsey County Community Development Corporation announces county-wide littler cleanup, tire amnesty programs
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 9 days ago
The Guernsey County Community Development Corporation has partnered with the City of Cambridge to obtain an Ohio Environmental Protection... Read more
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Salem News
Plant project moving forwardA.P. O'Horo Company of Youngstown was awarded the project in June with the low
Plant project moving forward
Salem News / Posted 10 days ago
A.P. O'Horo Company of Youngstown was awarded the project in June with the low bid totaling $2,628,000. Other bids submitted included $2,935,000 from Jack Gibson Construction of Warren and $3,521,093 from G.M. McCrossin Inc. of Bellefonte, Pa. The... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
This week's E. coli tests from Lake Newport yield mixed resultsYOUNGSTOWN This week’s sampling of Lake Newport and Mill Creek for E. coli bac
This week's E. coli tests from Lake Newport yield mixed results
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 12 days ago
YOUNGSTOWN This week’s sampling of Lake Newport and Mill Creek for E. coli bacteria yielded mixed results. Some counts were higher than in previous weeks and above the level the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency considers to be safe, while... Read more
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Salem News
Highland Water Tank rehab put off until next yearCity Utilities Superintendent Don Weingart said the consensus of members of the
Highland Water Tank rehab put off until next year
Salem News / Posted 12 days ago
City Utilities Superintendent Don Weingart said the consensus of members of the Salem Utilities Commission during a recent meeting was to hold off and bid the project later, such as late fall or early spring, to be ready for painting and... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
BREAKING NEWS | This week's Lake Newport E. coli tests yield mixed resultsYOUNGSTOWN — Levels of E. coli bacteria measured this week in Lake Newport and
BREAKING NEWS | This week's Lake Newport E. coli tests yield mixed results
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 12 days ago
YOUNGSTOWN — Levels of E. coli bacteria measured this week in Lake Newport and Mill Creek were – depending on the location where samples were collected – either lower or higher than last week’s, according to results released today by the Mahoning... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Landfill agency overpaid state fees, audit finds The Solid Waste Authority of Central Ohio overpaid by $33,001 for state solid
Landfill agency overpaid state fees, audit finds
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 12 days ago
The Solid Waste Authority of Central Ohio overpaid by $33,001 for state solid waste fees in April 2014, according to a state auditor’s report. The Ohio Environmental Protection Agency already has... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
Boston officials discuss mosquito sprayingBy Julia Kazar The Boston Township Board of Trustees discussed mosquito sprayi
Boston officials discuss mosquito spraying
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted 12 days ago
By Julia Kazar The Boston Township Board of Trustees discussed mosquito spraying in certain parts of the township at the meeting Aug 12. According to Trustee Amy Anderson, residents who live along Main Street are not getting regular mosquito... Read more
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The Marietta Times
City, county at odds over sewerIn the Intergovernmental Agreement of 2011, the original time line looked first
City, county at odds over sewer
The Marietta Times / Posted 13 days ago
In the Intergovernmental Agreement of 2011, the original time line looked first to tie in existing Devola sewer customers who were already on a piped system. That phase was completed ahead of schedule in 2012. The following three phases looked to... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Honda opens new natural gas stationHonda on Wednesday opened new compressed natural gas station on its Marysville
Honda opens new natural gas station
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 13 days ago
Honda on Wednesday opened new compressed natural gas station on its Marysville campus, the first public CNG filling station on Honda property anywhere in North America. The CNG station, along with recent recognition from the Ohio Environmental... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
McComb’s water is brown but still called safe to drink McCOMB, Ohio — Tests show this Hancock County village’s tap water is safe to
McComb’s water is brown but still called safe to drink
The Toledo Blade / Posted 14 days ago
McCOMB, Ohio — Tests show this Hancock County village’s tap water is safe to drink, yet many residents are understandably leery of its brownish color. “It’s more about appearance, odor, and... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
McComb residents to get free bottled waterPublished: Tuesday, 8/18/2015 - Updated: 42 seconds ago Manganese has turned t
McComb residents to get free bottled water
The Toledo Blade / Posted 14 days ago
Published: Tuesday, 8/18/2015 - Updated: 42 seconds ago Manganese has turned tap water brown Water will be distributed from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. each Tuesday and Thursday, starting today, at the village... Read more
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The Auto Channel
GM Plant Sets Standard for Environmental Stewardship Toledo Transmission earns top recognition from Ohio EPA MORE INFO TOLEDO, O
GM Plant Sets Standard for Environmental Stewardship
The Auto Channel / Posted 14 days ago
Toledo Transmission earns top recognition from Ohio EPA MORE INFO TOLEDO, OH -- August 18, 2015: Toledo Transmission – a General Motors facility that sends no waste to landfills and is home to... Read more
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The Medina County Gazette
Some recycling bins have been placed — The Medina County GazetteGlass and plastic bottles, tin cans, old newspapers and cardboard pizza boxes n
Some recycling bins have been placed — The Medina County Gazette
The Medina County Gazette / Posted 15 days ago
Glass and plastic bottles, tin cans, old newspapers and cardboard pizza boxes now have a place to be deposited for recycling in Medina County. Several community recycling drop-off bins were delivered over the weekend and are ready for use. “We... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Residents protest drilling plans near Vienna airportA group of 16 residents, who are worried about plans for a brine-injection well
Residents protest drilling plans near Vienna airport
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 15 days ago
A group of 16 residents, who are worried about plans for a brine-injection well near the Youngstown-Warren Regional Airport and angered over a contamination incident last spring, hoisted signs in protest along busy state Route 193 next to the... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Mill Creek Park officials will investigate dredging of lakesCANFIELD The Mill Creek MetroParks staff will begin to investigate options for
Mill Creek Park officials will investigate dredging of lakes
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 15 days ago
CANFIELD The Mill Creek MetroParks staff will begin to investigate options for dredging the park lakes. The board of park commissioners decided at a meeting Monday night to move forward with exploration of dredging as a way to improve the water... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Mill Creek Park officials will investigate dredging of lakesCANFIELD The Mill Creek MetroParks staff will begin to investigate options for
Mill Creek Park officials will investigate dredging of lakes
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 15 days ago
CANFIELD The Mill Creek MetroParks staff will begin to investigate options for dredging the park lakes. The board of park commissioners decided at a meeting Monday night to move forward with exploration of dredging as a way to improve the water... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Youngstown officials seek guidance, state funds to alleviate sewage into Mill CreekCOLUMBUS A delegation from Youngstown was in Ohio’s capital city Friday, meeti
Youngstown officials seek guidance, state funds to alleviate sewage into Mill Creek
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 18 days ago
COLUMBUS A delegation from Youngstown was in Ohio’s capital city Friday, meeting with the heads of a handful of state agencies with hopes of finding funding for sewer-system upgrades, including improvements aimed at alleviating elevated bacteria... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Trumbull prosecutor unable to file injunction in brine-well caseThe Trumbull County Prosecutor’s Office is willing to help Vienna Township trus
Trumbull prosecutor unable to file injunction in brine-well case
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 18 days ago
The Trumbull County Prosecutor’s Office is willing to help Vienna Township trustees research issues relating to a brine-injection well planned for state Route 193 – but could not respond as quickly as the township had wanted, an assistant prosecutor... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
South Side News & NotesBy Staff WriterJudge denies NEXUS request for temporary restraining order DOWN
South Side News & Notes
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted 18 days ago
By Staff WriterJudge denies NEXUS request for temporary restraining order DOWNTOWN AKRON — Summit County Common Pleas Court Judge Mary Margaret Rowlands denied NEXUS Gas Transmission’s motion for a temporary restraining order Aug. 12 in the... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Bacteria levels in Mill Creek,Lake Newport higherBy JORDYN GRZELEWSKI jgrzelewski@vindy.com YOUNGSTOWN Levels of E. coli bact
Bacteria levels in Mill Creek,Lake Newport higher
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 19 days ago
By JORDYN GRZELEWSKI jgrzelewski@vindy.com YOUNGSTOWN Levels of E. coli bacteria measured this week in Mill Creek and Lake Newport were higher than in the previous two rounds of weekly testing, according to results released Thursday by the... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
Ohio EPA OK's, with modification, permit for discharge in Byesville BYESVILLE -- The Ohio Environmental Protection Agency has approved, with modi
Ohio EPA OK's, with modification, permit for discharge in Byesville
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 19 days ago
BYESVILLE -- The Ohio Environmental Protection Agency has approved, with modification, the request of Island Aseptics for a National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System permit,... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
West Side News & NotesBy Staff WriterFinal community meeting planned on Wolf Creek Conservancy Distri
West Side News & Notes
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted 19 days ago
By Staff WriterFinal community meeting planned on Wolf Creek Conservancy District NORTON — Officials from Copley, Norton and Barberton will host the final of three public meetings to discuss the formation of the Wolf Creek Conservancy District. The... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
Five for Thursday: Five stories to look for in the August 13, 2015 issue of The Daily Jeffersonian, covering Guernsey and Noble counties and parts of Muskingum, Belmont and Tuscarawas countiesFive for Thursday: Five stories to look for in the August 13, 2015 issue of The
Five for Thursday: Five stories to look for in the August 13, 2015 issue of The Daily Jeffersonian, covering Guernsey and Noble counties and parts of Muskingum, Belmont and Tuscarawas counties
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 20 days ago
Five for Thursday: Five stories to look for in the August 13, 2015 issue of The Daily Jeffersonian 1) Ohio EPA approves discharge permit May cause increase in village utility rate The Ohio Environmental Protection Agency has approved, with... Read more
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89.7 WKSU
School administrators are calling for lawmakers to restore funding cutsSchool administrators call for lawmakers to restore funding cutsSome school adm
School administrators are calling for lawmakers to restore funding cuts
89.7 WKSU / Posted 22 days ago
School administrators call for lawmakers to restore funding cutsSome school administrators in Ohio are calling lawmakers to restore funding cuts due Gov. John Kasich’s veto in the state budget. The Columbus Dispatch reports that many districts are a... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Pollution, siltation not new to parkYOUNGSTOWN The related issues of water pollution and lake sedimentation have b
Pollution, siltation not new to park
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 23 days ago
YOUNGSTOWN The related issues of water pollution and lake sedimentation have been recurring problems in Mill Creek Park over many decades, according to Vindicator files. Vindicator stories reflect many meetings among public officials and boards to... Read more
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