Oak Harbor Apple Festival

The 38th Annual Apple Festival was held on October 8-9. We could not have asked for better weather or a better turnout. What a wonderful weekend filled with food, family, fun, and entertainment! When we say that the festival and all of the great activities would not be possible without…
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Yes on Issue 1

Dear Editor, I’d like to share with your readers what it means to be a volunteer firefighter from my perspective. You see, my husband of 52 years is PC Assistant Chief Tom Krupp. He is the longest serving member of the PCFD. We met in 1963 and he began his…
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Port Clinton Academic Boosters WE LOVE PC basket

Port Clinton Academic Boosters would like to thank all those who supported our WE LOVE PC basket raffle whether you purchased tickets or donated items. This event, held on Sept. 16, at the PCHS football game, was a great success due to our generous community. All proceeds from this raffle…
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Woeful fines for walleye poaching

An open letter to the Ottawa County Municipal Court The mission of our organization is to fully support and protect the Lake Erie fishery. That is supposed to be one of your missions, as well. The incident involving poaching walleye by a group from Wisconsin has all of our members…
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Fourth of July Fireworks

Dear Editor, We all know that a dozen of anything is 12; and, a baker’s dozen is 13. I’d like to introduce you to an EXPLOSIVE DOZEN! The EXPLOSIVE DOZEN are 15 people in the Port Clinton area selected because they are leaders and charged with the goal of collectively…
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Tools for School serves 476 students

Every year since 2002, The Salvation Army-Port Clinton Service Unit has offered a school supply assistance program (Tools for School) in August. This year the program served 476 Ottawa County students with school supplies and a new backpack. Since this program was funded by donations and grants, the success was…
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Perch, Peach, Pierogi and Polka Festival

The Port Clinton Knights of Columbus would like to thank everyone who supported and attended the 12th annual Perch, Peach, Pierogi and Polka Festival over the Labor Day weekend. The event was attended by over 4000 people, many coming from places as far as New York, Illinois, Kentucky, Michigan and…
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