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WEST LIBERTY-SALEM BOE: New bleachers to be built

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West Liberty-Salem school board members in a regular meeting Tuesday revealed plans to secure new seating on the visitor’s side of the football field.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 18 June 2014

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Passenger charged with obstructing official business

Calvin D. Dearwester Jr., 53, of 218 Oakland Square, Bellefontaine, was charged with obstructing official business and lodged in the Logan County Jail following a traffic stop Monday afternoon.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 18 June 2014

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Hilliker Y conducting annual campaign

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The Hilliker Y is currently conducting its annual campaign that continues through June 30 and provides funding for a number of programs that assist the local community.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 17 June 2014

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I-75 reopened after chemical spill

SIDNEY, Ohio (AP) — Interstate 75 has opened in both directions at the State Route 47 exit here following a chemical leak Tuesday morning from a tanker truck which also resulted in evacuation of homes.

 

 

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Firefighters pour water on a tanker leaking Anhydrous Ammonia on the I-75 exit 92 ramp at 1115 a.m. Tuesday, June 17. (Luke Gronneberg Sidney Daily News)

Last Updated on Tuesday, 17 June 2014

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UPDATE: Driver flown after U.S. 68 crash

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Terry G. Davis, 58, of Huntsville, was transported by CareFlight helicopter to Miami Valley Hospital in Dayton for incapacitating injuries following a crash involving tractor-trailer and a van about 5:20 p.m. Monday. Deputies of the Logan County Sheriff’s Office report that Mr. Davis was operating a westbound van on County Road 57 at U.S. Route 68. He reportedly drove into the intersection and collided with a northbound semi operated by Philip G. Stanway, 67, of Amherstburg, Ontario. The semi driver did not report any injuries. Deputies were assisted by Bellefontaine Fire and EMS and troopers of the Marysville Post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol. Traffic on U.S. 68 was delayed for a time. Damage was heavy to both vehicles. The crash remains under investigation, and no citations have yet been issued (EXAMINER PHOTO | T.J. HUBBARD)

Last Updated on Tuesday, 17 June 2014

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Russells Point: Golf cart ordinance passes second reading

A golf cart ordinance narrowly passed a second reading Monday during a regular meeting of the Russells Point Village Council in a vote that again saw the mayor break a deadlock.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 17 June 2014

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IL BOE: Levy request unchanged

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Indian Lake school board announced Monday in a regular meeting that it plans to try again to pass a renewal levy with an increase of about $821,000.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 17 June 2014

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Ben Logan to rebid AC work

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A House Bill 264 project to install air conditioning in Benjamin Logan Schools was put on hold at Monday’s board meeting, despite an 11th-hour plea from a Johnson Controls engineer.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 17 June 2014

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