Humane Society donor issuing challenge to public

Dianne Rozak and her mother, Frances, both donated $5000 to the Ottawa County Humane Society last Wednesday, October 22. “We were deeply touched about the possible closing of the Ottawa County Humane Society,” said Rozak. “I was saving up for a home improvement project and for Christmas presents, but that…
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Camp Perry, Middle Bass updates funded

Rep. Chris Redfern (D-Catawba Island) voted to release $2.6 million to complete hutment renovations at Camp Perry and $8,000 in state funds to finish the Middle Bass Island State Park Harbormaster facility. Redfern serves as one of seven members on the State Controlling Board, a panel tasked with oversight of…
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Downtown Port Clinton holds trick or treat

By estimates from the Port Clinton Chamber of Commerce, nearly 400 children and family members attended the downtown trick or treat held Saturday, October 25, from 1-3 p.m. Area businesses were open and welcome of little ghosts and goblins and most of them showcasing costumes themselves.
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Ottawa County Common Pleas Drug Court receives state certification

On October 17, Judge Bruce Winters and the Ottawa County Common Pleas Court DATA Program received initial certification from the Supreme Court for the Drug Addiction Treatment Alliance (DATA) drug court program. In January of 2014, the Ohio Supreme Court began certifying specialized docket programs throughout the State of Ohio.…
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Oak Harbor seeks funding for parks system  

The Village of Oak Harbor will approach voters this November to ask the citizens for monies to fund the operations, maintenance and capital improvements to their parks system. Issue 7 will be seeking a 3-mill levy for five years. The parks of the village currently include Veterans Memorial Park, Flat…
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