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The Youngstown Vindicator
3rd round testing shows few homes above allowable lead limitStaff report SEBRING The Ohio EPA released a third round of tap water test re
3rd round testing shows few homes above allowable lead limit
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 22 hours ago
Staff report SEBRING The Ohio EPA released a third round of tap water test results Friday from Sebring Village homeowners who asked to have their water tested for lead. It determined that 144 of the 150 samples were below the federal allowable... Read more
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Salem News
Hanoverton appoints local fiscal officer to vacant postHuffman was hired last year after longtime clerk/treasurer Carol Myers died in
Hanoverton appoints local fiscal officer to vacant post
Salem News / Posted 23 hours ago
Huffman was hired last year after longtime clerk/treasurer Carol Myers died in February 2015. Mayor Dan Kibler said Huffman, who has another job, found the additional work to be too much and told him she wanted to step down. Kibler said they... Read more
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Salem News
Tests show few high lead readings still in Sebring’s waterThe Ohio Environmental Protection Agency has been testing water in the area for
Tests show few high lead readings still in Sebring’s water
Salem News / Posted 23 hours ago
The Ohio Environmental Protection Agency has been testing water in the area for about two weeks since notifying residents in Sebring that unsafe levels of lead were found in some water samples. The operators of the small water system have come under... Read more
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Lisbon Morning Journal
Tests show few high lead readings in Ohio village's waterSEBRING, Ohio (AP) — Ohio regulators say lead levels in tap water have been bel
Tests show few high lead readings in Ohio village's water
Lisbon Morning Journal / Posted yesterday
SEBRING, Ohio (AP) — Ohio regulators say lead levels in tap water have been below the federal allowable limit in 96 percent of the samples tested this past week in in the northeast Ohio village of Sebring. The Ohio Environmental Protection Agency... Read more
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Lisbon Morning Journal
Village plan could be a model for othersThis week council met in special session with Ohio Representative Tim Ginter an
Village plan could be a model for others
Lisbon Morning Journal / Posted yesterday
This week council met in special session with Ohio Representative Tim Ginter and State Sen. Joe Schiavoni to go over the village's plan to repair its sanitary sewer system. The village has a June deadline from the Ohio Environmental Protection... Read more
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The East Liverpool Review
Tests show few high lead readings in Ohio village's waterSEBRING, Ohio (AP) — Ohio regulators say lead levels in tap water have been bel
Tests show few high lead readings in Ohio village's water
The East Liverpool Review / Posted yesterday
SEBRING, Ohio (AP) — Ohio regulators say lead levels in tap water have been below the federal allowable limit in 96 percent of the samples tested this past week in in the northeast Ohio village of Sebring. The Ohio Environmental Protection Agency... Read more
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The Marietta Times
Tests show few high lead readings in Ohio village's waterSEBRING, Ohio (AP) — Ohio regulators say lead levels in tap water have been bel
Tests show few high lead readings in Ohio village's water
The Marietta Times / Posted yesterday
SEBRING, Ohio (AP) — Ohio regulators say lead levels in tap water have been below the federal allowable limit in 96 percent of the samples tested this past week in in the northeast Ohio village of Sebring. The Ohio Environmental Protection Agency... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Tests show few high lead readings in Ohio village's waterSEBRING, Ohio (AP) — Ohio regulators say lead levels in tap water have been bel
Tests show few high lead readings in Ohio village's water
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted yesterday
SEBRING, Ohio (AP) — Ohio regulators say lead levels in tap water have been below the federal allowable limit in 96 percent of the samples tested this past week in in the northeast Ohio village of Sebring. The Ohio Environmental Protection Agency... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
3rd round of water tests in Sebring shows most below limitStaff report SEBRING The Ohio EPA released a third round of tap water test re
3rd round of water tests in Sebring shows most below limit
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted yesterday
Staff report SEBRING The Ohio EPA released a third round of tap water test results Friday from Sebring Village homeowners who asked to have their water tested for lead. It determined that 144 of the 150 samples were below the federal allowable... Read more
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The Times Leader
Tests show few high lead readings in Ohio village's waterSEBRING, Ohio (AP) — Ohio regulators say lead levels in tap water have been bel
Tests show few high lead readings in Ohio village's water
The Times Leader / Posted yesterday
SEBRING, Ohio (AP) — Ohio regulators say lead levels in tap water have been below the federal allowable limit in 96 percent of the samples tested this past week in in the northeast Ohio village of Sebring. The Ohio Environmental Protection Agency... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Tests show few high lead readings in Ohio village's waterSEBRING, Ohio (AP) � Regulators say lead levels in tap water have been below th
Tests show few high lead readings in Ohio village's water
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted yesterday
SEBRING, Ohio (AP) � Regulators say lead levels in tap water have been below the federal allowable limit in 96 percent of the samples tested this past week in a northeast Ohio village. The Ohio Environmental Protection Agency has been testing water... Read more
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FOX 8 Cleveland
Sebring Local Schools to remain closed Tuesday as district awaits EPA test resultsSEBRING, Ohio-- Sebring Local Schools will remain closed on Tuesday. That's acc
Sebring Local Schools to remain closed Tuesday as district awaits EPA test results
FOX 8 Cleveland / Posted yesterday
SEBRING, Ohio-- Sebring Local Schools will remain closed on Tuesday. That's according to Superintendent Toni Viscounte. She told FOX 8's Dave Nethers that the EPA has informed her not to expect test results until between 5-6 a.m. on Tuesday. That... Read more
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FOX 8 Cleveland
Sebring official: Water plant not in violation for lead, copperSEBRING, Ohio-- Officials in a Mahoning County village continue to work with th
Sebring official: Water plant not in violation for lead, copper
FOX 8 Cleveland / Posted yesterday
SEBRING, Ohio-- Officials in a Mahoning County village continue to work with the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency after contaminants were found in the water supply. The EPA said the Sebring water plant is not in violation for lead or copper,... Read more
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FOX 8 Cleveland
Sebring Local Schools to reopen Wednesday after water test results revealedSEBRING, Ohio-- Sebring Local Schools will reopen on Wednesday after the Ohio E
Sebring Local Schools to reopen Wednesday after water test results revealed
FOX 8 Cleveland / Posted yesterday
SEBRING, Ohio-- Sebring Local Schools will reopen on Wednesday after the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency released the results of testing on Sebring's water supply on Tuesday. Classes at Sebring Local Schools were canceled on Friday, Monday and... Read more
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FOX 8 Cleveland
Lead concerns: Chagrin Falls school officials still cautious after water tests resultsCHAGRIN FALLS, Ohio-- The Ohio Environmental Protection Agency released the res
Lead concerns: Chagrin Falls school officials still cautious after water tests results
FOX 8 Cleveland / Posted yesterday
CHAGRIN FALLS, Ohio-- The Ohio Environmental Protection Agency released the results of water testing at a Chagrin Falls elementary school on Wednesday. The district said tests revealed lead and copper in the water at T.C. Gurney Elementary School... Read more
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FOX 8 Cleveland
Tests show few high lead readings in Sebring's waterSEBRING, Ohio — Regulators say lead levels in tap water have been below the fed
Tests show few high lead readings in Sebring's water
FOX 8 Cleveland / Posted yesterday
SEBRING, Ohio — Regulators say lead levels in tap water have been below the federal allowable limit in 96 percent of the samples tested this past week in a northeast Ohio village. **see a previous story above** The Ohio Environmental Protection... Read more
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FOX 17 Grand Rapids
Tests show few high lead readings in Ohio village's waterSEBRING, Ohio (AP) — Regulators say lead levels in tap water have been below th
Tests show few high lead readings in Ohio village's water
FOX 17 Grand Rapids / Posted yesterday
SEBRING, Ohio (AP) — Regulators say lead levels in tap water have been below the federal allowable limit in 96 percent of the samples tested this past week in a northeast Ohio village. The Ohio Environmental Protection Agency has been testing water... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Tests show few high lead readings in Ohio village's waterSEBRING, Ohio (AP) - Regulators say lead levels in tap water have been below th
Tests show few high lead readings in Ohio village's water
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted yesterday
SEBRING, Ohio (AP) - Regulators say lead levels in tap water have been below the federal allowable limit in 96 percent of the samples tested this past week in a northeast Ohio village. The Ohio Environmental Protection Agency has been testing water... Read more
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Salon.com
Tests show few high lead readings in Ohio village’s waterSEBRING, Ohio (AP) — Regulators say lead levels in tap water have been below th
Tests show few high lead readings in Ohio village’s water
Salon.com / Posted yesterday
SEBRING, Ohio (AP) — Regulators say lead levels in tap water have been below the federal allowable limit in 96 percent of the samples tested this past week in a northeast Ohio village. The Ohio Environmental Protection Agency has been testing water... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Tests show few high lead readings in Ohio village's waterSEBRING, Ohio (AP) — Regulators say lead levels in tap water have been below th
Tests show few high lead readings in Ohio village's water
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted yesterday
SEBRING, Ohio (AP) — Regulators say lead levels in tap water have been below the federal allowable limit in 96 percent of the samples tested this past week in a northeast Ohio village. The Ohio Environmental Protection Agency has been testing water... Read more
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WOWK-TV West Virginia
Tests show few high lead readings in Ohio village's waterSEBRING, Ohio (AP) - Ohio regulators say lead levels in tap water have been bel
Tests show few high lead readings in Ohio village's water
WOWK-TV West Virginia / Posted yesterday
SEBRING, Ohio (AP) - Ohio regulators say lead levels in tap water have been below the federal allowable limit in 96 percent of the samples tested this past week in in the northeast Ohio village of Sebring. The Ohio Environmental Protection Agency... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Sebring council to mull water ordinancesSEBRING Village council will have two ordinances before it pertaining to the S
Sebring council to mull water ordinances
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted yesterday
SEBRING Village council will have two ordinances before it pertaining to the Sebring water-supply lead emergency declared by the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency when officials meet at 7 p.m. Monday in village hall. If the measures are... Read more
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The East Liverpool Review
Bottled water urged for kids, pregnant women amid lead scareSEBRING, Ohio (AP) — New advisories being sent to Ohio communities previously f
Bottled water urged for kids, pregnant women amid lead scare
The East Liverpool Review / Posted 2 days ago
SEBRING, Ohio (AP) — New advisories being sent to Ohio communities previously found to have high lead levels in tap water suggest children and pregnant women in those areas should instead drink bottled or filtered water. The Dayton Daily News... Read more
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NBC 15 Mobile
National News - WPMI Local 15The Latest: Amid lead concerns, bottled water urged for some February 05, 2016
National News - WPMI Local 15
NBC 15 Mobile / Posted 2 days ago
The Latest: Amid lead concerns, bottled water urged for some February 05, 2016 21:05 GMT %classify(id:4c95fcd45bc14baea2a0e7aa8b558aa4;section:AP Event;name:Drinking Water Ohio; SEBRING, Ohio (AP) -- The Latest on concerns about lead in residents'... Read more
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WTRF Wheeling
Amid lead concerns, bottled water urged for someSEBRING, Ohio (AP) - The Latest on concerns about lead in residents' tap water
Amid lead concerns, bottled water urged for some
WTRF Wheeling / Posted 2 days ago
SEBRING, Ohio (AP) - The Latest on concerns about lead in residents' tap water around Ohio (all times local): New advisories being sent to Ohio communities previously found to have high lead levels in tap water suggest children and pregnant women in... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Amid lead concerns, bottled water urged for someSEBRING, Ohio (AP) - The Latest on concerns about lead in residents' tap water
Amid lead concerns, bottled water urged for some
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 2 days ago
SEBRING, Ohio (AP) - The Latest on concerns about lead in residents' tap water around Ohio (all times local): New advisories being sent to Ohio communities previously found to have high lead levels in tap water suggest children and pregnant women in... Read more
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KOB 4 Albuquerque
Amid lead concerns, bottled water urged for someSEBRING, Ohio (AP) — The Latest on concerns about lead in residents' tap water
Amid lead concerns, bottled water urged for some
KOB 4 Albuquerque / Posted 2 days ago
SEBRING, Ohio (AP) — The Latest on concerns about lead in residents' tap water around Ohio (all times local): New advisories being sent to Ohio communities previously found to have high lead levels in tap water suggest children and pregnant women in... Read more
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WOWK-TV West Virginia
Amid lead concerns, bottled water urged for someSEBRING, Ohio (AP) - The Latest on concerns about lead in residents' tap water
Amid lead concerns, bottled water urged for some
WOWK-TV West Virginia / Posted 2 days ago
SEBRING, Ohio (AP) - The Latest on concerns about lead in residents' tap water around Ohio (all times local): New advisories being sent to Ohio communities previously found to have high lead levels in tap water suggest children and pregnant women in... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
Latest Gurney Elementary school water samples are acceptableCHAGRIN FALLS, Ohio -- The Chagrin Falls school district issued a statement ear
Latest Gurney Elementary school water samples are acceptable
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 2 days ago
CHAGRIN FALLS, Ohio -- The Chagrin Falls school district issued a statement early Friday afternoon regarding the Feb. 2 water samples sent to the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency for testing. At the end of January, the Ohio EPA site had posted... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Majority of home water tests in Sebring are below the lead limitSEBRING Recent water samples taken by the village of Sebring from homeowners,
Majority of home water tests in Sebring are below the lead limit
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 2 days ago
SEBRING Recent water samples taken by the village of Sebring from homeowners, who asked to have their tap water tested, show lead levels in the vast majority of homes are below the federal allowable limit, the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
Ohio mulls water issuesPublished: Wednesday, 2/3/2016 - Updated: 1 day ago Lawmaker proposes infrastr
Ohio mulls water issues
The Toledo Blade / Posted 3 days ago
Published: Wednesday, 2/3/2016 - Updated: 1 day ago Lawmaker proposes infrastructure bond issue Village Church member Jackie Quinones, bottom left, helps collect bottled water for Flint at the Toledo Police Patrolman's... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Youngstown hires a company for plans to remove asbestos and demolish two former Wick Avenue car-dealership propertiesYOUNGSTOWN The city’s board of control approved a $49,412 payment to MS Consul
Youngstown hires a company for plans to remove asbestos and demolish two former Wick Avenue car-dealership properties
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 3 days ago
YOUNGSTOWN The city’s board of control approved a $49,412 payment to MS Consultants for designs and plans to remove asbestos and demolish two former Wick Avenue car-dealership properties. The plan should be done by the Youngstown company in 30 to... Read more
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FOX 8 Cleveland
Catch up on today’s headlines with Fox 8 Lunch Break!Fox 8 News will provide you a quick look at all the big stories of the day each
Catch up on today’s headlines with Fox 8 Lunch Break!
FOX 8 Cleveland / Posted 3 days ago
Fox 8 News will provide you a quick look at all the big stories of the day each day during lunch time. Check in during your break to get caught up on everything you need to know. TODAY’S TOP STORIES Michael Brelo, five other officers fired... Read more
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FOX 8 Cleveland
Catch up on today’s headlines with Fox 8 Lunch Break!Did you miss today’s big headlines? Have lunch with Fox 8! Fox 8 News will pro
Catch up on today’s headlines with Fox 8 Lunch Break!
FOX 8 Cleveland / Posted 3 days ago
Did you miss today’s big headlines? Have lunch with Fox 8! Fox 8 News will provide you a quick look at all the big stories of the day each day during lunch time. Check in during your break to get caught up on everything you need to know. TODAY’S... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Report: EPA worker ran personal business on state timeAn Ohio Environmental Protection Agency employee operated a personal business o
Report: EPA worker ran personal business on state time
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 3 days ago
An Ohio Environmental Protection Agency employee operated a personal business on state time, according to a report issued today by Ohio’s inspector general. Edwin Perez, an air-pollution control specialist in the Northeast Ohio office in Twinsburg,... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Ohio EPA employee accused of running real estate business on state timeCOLUMBUS The Ohio Inspector General has issued a report of investigation initi
Ohio EPA employee accused of running real estate business on state time
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 3 days ago
COLUMBUS The Ohio Inspector General has issued a report of investigation initiated after administrators at the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency alleged an employee was operating a personal business during days and times when he was working for... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Two Ohio EPA staffers on leave over lead in village's water(CNN) -- The water in Sebring, Ohio -- one of several communities nationwide wi
Two Ohio EPA staffers on leave over lead in village's water
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 3 days ago
(CNN) -- The water in Sebring, Ohio -- one of several communities nationwide with worries about lead coming out of the tap -- appears to be getting better. But like in Flint, Michigan, the fallout from what's been happening in Sebring... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Mahoning commissioners buy four vehicles for sheriff's fleetYOUNGSTOWN The Mahoning County commissioners bought four vehicles this morning
Mahoning commissioners buy four vehicles for sheriff's fleet
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 3 days ago
YOUNGSTOWN The Mahoning County commissioners bought four vehicles this morning to supplement the county sheriff’s department fleet. They passed a resolution of necessity to buy three 2016 Ford Utility Interceptors from Statewide Ford Lincoln... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Lead tests on Ohio village's water show improvement, but advisory still in effect(CNN) -- The water in Sebring, Ohio -- one of several communities nationwide wi
Lead tests on Ohio village's water show improvement, but advisory still in effect
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 3 days ago
(CNN) -- The water in Sebring, Ohio -- one of several communities nationwide with worries about lead coming out of the tap -- appears to be getting better. But like Flint, Michigan, Sebring isn't out of the woods yet. The Ohio Environmental... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
Sharon firefighters promoted to lieutenant rankBy Scott Kriska Fire Chief Robert Haas said firefighters Brad Turner and Adam
Sharon firefighters promoted to lieutenant rank
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted 3 days ago
By Scott Kriska Fire Chief Robert Haas said firefighters Brad Turner and Adam Dodson had the two highest scores on the lieutenant test. Haas swore in Turner and Dodson at the meeting and the board approved the firefighters’ promotions. Also at the... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
Tests show drinking water OK in village after lead scarePublished: Wednesday, 2/3/2016 - Updated: 5 hours ago ASSOCIATED PRESS SEBR
Tests show drinking water OK in village after lead scare
The Toledo Blade / Posted 3 days ago
Published: Wednesday, 2/3/2016 - Updated: 5 hours ago ASSOCIATED PRESS SEBRING, Ohio — State environmental officials say recent water samples from homes in a northeast Ohio village have... Read more
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The Marietta Times
Tests show drinking water OK in village after lead scareSEBRING, Ohio (AP) — State environmental officials say recent water samples fro
Tests show drinking water OK in village after lead scare
The Marietta Times / Posted 3 days ago
SEBRING, Ohio (AP) — State environmental officials say recent water samples from homes in a northeast Ohio village have tested below the federally allowable level for lead. The operators of a small water system serving the village of Sebring in... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Shorten lead notification times, OEPA chief urgesYOUNGSTOWN Notification time frames need to be drastically shortened for peopl
Shorten lead notification times, OEPA chief urges
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 3 days ago
YOUNGSTOWN Notification time frames need to be drastically shortened for people whose homes show elevated lead levels in their water, the director of the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency said, as the Sebring water lead emergency appeared to be... Read more
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Lisbon Morning Journal
Tests show drinking water OKState environmental officials say recent water samples from homes in Sebring ha
Tests show drinking water OK
Lisbon Morning Journal / Posted 4 days ago
State environmental officials say recent water samples from homes in Sebring have tested below the federally allowable level for lead. The Ohio Environmental Protection Agency said Tuesday that 54 samples collected from 53 homes in the village whose... Read more
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The East Liverpool Review
Tests show drinking water OK in village after lead scareSEBRING, Ohio (AP) — State environmental officials say recent water samples fro
Tests show drinking water OK in village after lead scare
The East Liverpool Review / Posted 4 days ago
SEBRING, Ohio (AP) — State environmental officials say recent water samples from homes in a northeast Ohio village have tested below the federally allowable level for lead. The operators of a small water system serving the village of Sebring in... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Tests show drinking water OK in village after lead scareSEBRING, Ohio (AP) — State environmental officials say recent water samples fro
Tests show drinking water OK in village after lead scare
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
SEBRING, Ohio (AP) — State environmental officials say recent water samples from homes in a northeast Ohio village have tested below the federally allowable level for lead. The operators of a small water system serving the village of Sebring in... Read more
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The Times Leader
Tests show drinking water OK in village after lead scareSEBRING, Ohio (AP) — State environmental officials say recent water samples fro
Tests show drinking water OK in village after lead scare
The Times Leader / Posted 4 days ago
SEBRING, Ohio (AP) — State environmental officials say recent water samples from homes in a northeast Ohio village have tested below the federally allowable level for lead. The operators of a small water system serving the village of Sebring in... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Notification times need reduced, lead pipes replaced, OEPA chief saysYOUNGSTOWN Notification time frames need to be drastically shortened for peopl
Notification times need reduced, lead pipes replaced, OEPA chief says
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 4 days ago
YOUNGSTOWN Notification time frames need to be drastically shortened for people whose homes show elevated lead levels in their water, the director of the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency said, as the Sebring water lead emergency appeared to be... Read more
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Lisbon Morning Journal
Tests show drinking water OK in village after lead scareSEBRING, Ohio (AP) — State environmental officials say recent water samples fro
Tests show drinking water OK in village after lead scare
Lisbon Morning Journal / Posted 4 days ago
SEBRING, Ohio (AP) — State environmental officials say recent water samples from homes in a northeast Ohio village have tested below the federally allowable level for lead. The operators of a small water system serving the village of Sebring in... Read more
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WOWK-TV West Virginia
Tests show drinking water OK in village after lead scareSEBRING, Ohio (AP) - State environmental officials say recent water samples fro
Tests show drinking water OK in village after lead scare
WOWK-TV West Virginia / Posted 4 days ago
SEBRING, Ohio (AP) - State environmental officials say recent water samples from homes in a northeast Ohio village have tested below the federally allowable level for lead. The operators of a small water system serving the village of Sebring in... Read more
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