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  1. Medina County road work update for July 23, 2016Read the original story

    12 hrs ago | The Medina Gazette

    The Ohio Department of Transportation issued the following update on summer road construction projects in Medina County: ODOT information about the county projects is available at www.transportation.ohio.gov/dist3 The I-71 southbound exit ramp at state Route 303, just west of the I-71 interchange, will have lane restrictions beginning Monday as part of a widening project. Portions of 303 westbound lanes and exiting lanes from I-71 south will be reduced to 10-feet.

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  2. Patient bails from ambulance on I-71, isn't foundRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 19 | The Medina Gazette

    The Ohio Highway Patrol and Medina County Sheriff's Office spent Monday night and early Tuesday morning searching for a man who jumped out of a moving ambulance on Interstate 71. As of Tuesday afternoon, law enforcement officers still were looking for 20-year-old Quentin Crossan. His residence was not disclosed.

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  3. Wadsworth man gets 18 years for fatal assault at workRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 19 | The Medina Gazette

    A Wadsworth man was sentenced Tuesday to 18 years in prison after pleading guilty in Medina County Common Pleas Court to one count of involuntary manslaughter, a first-degree felony, and one count of kidnapping, a second-degree felony. Kevin Udell, 36, of the 600 block of Trease Road, originally was charged with kidnapping and murder in the case.

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  4. Vandals hit cars, Habitat property in WadsworthRead the original story

    Monday Jul 18 | The Medina Gazette

    Wadsworth residents on Broad and Summit streets awakened Monday morning to find at least seven instances of vandalism involving black spray paint. Swastikas were spray-painted on sidewalks.

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  5. NEXUS charter discussed in Seville Chamber of Commerce meetingRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 14 | The Medina Gazette

    The Seville Chamber of Commerce's monthly meeting Thursday offered background to residents about the proposal for to create a county charter in response to plans for the $2 billion NEXUS Gas Transmission pipeline that would travel through parts of Medina County. Rick Stallard of M.C. Realty, who is also a member of the Seville Village council and a Seville resident, was the speaker.

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  6. More than 100 attend vigil for career center teacherRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | The Medina Gazette

    Taking travel-size packages of Kleenex with them from a front-door table, more than 100 teachers and co-workers from the Medina County Career Center gathered Thursday night at the new Medina Fairgrounds headquarters to lovingly remember Jetta Fete, an English teacher who died Monday of injuries suffered in an auto accident in Ottawa County. Seven speakers shared stories and much laughter about the woman they called "the bulldog" at the one-hour vigil.

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  7. Vigil planned today for MCCC teacher killed in wreckRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 13 | The Medina Gazette

    The Medina County Career Center announced a vigil will be held at 6 p.m. today for English teacher Jetta Fete at the Medina County Fair Board Office, 720 W. Smith Road, Medina. Two other Career Center teachers - Jody Toddy, 54, also of Wadsworth, and Megan Mahoney, 32, of Spencer - were hospitalized after the 4:22 p.m. crash.

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  8. FERC releases NEXUS report; foes see glimmer of hopeRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 13 | The Medina Gazette

    A new government report on the environmental impact of the proposed NEXUS Gas Transmission pipeline project has sparked a variety of reactions. "It's really positive," said Paul Gierosky, a leader of Coalition to Reroute Nexus, a group that wants to move the pipeline south of the county.

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  9. 8 Wadsworth officers want to be new canine handlerRead the original story

    Monday Jul 11 | The Medina Gazette

    After a five-year absence, the Wadsworth Police Department is getting ready to add a K-9 officer to the force again. Eight officers have shown interest in becoming handlers for the dog, a German shepherd from Europe, Lt.

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  10. Wadsworth middle, high schools to be delayed once a monthRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 6 | The Medina Gazette

    The goal of the delayed start times is to benefit students, Superintendent Andy Hill said in an email to The Gazette. The idea began with a discussion of finding ways to assist students who are struggling academically but are not identified with a learning disability.

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  11. Student from Taiwan learns to fly at Wadsworth airportRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 5 | The Medina Gazette

    Yung Hsu Chien, a college student from Taiwan, is taking aviation classes at Wadsworth Municipal Airport at the encouragement of his father, who was in the Taiwan army. "My father told me it is a good experience to have a private pilot license," the 21-year-old known as Jordan said.

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  12. Parade, pirates and performers for Chippewa Lake's July Fourth celebrationsRead the original story

    Monday Jul 4 | The Medina Gazette

    Captain America didn't have to fight the pirates aboard the Black Palace that set sail where a ski show team performed later on the Fourth of July. Thousands lined the Lake Road parade route Monday in Chippewa Lake for the annual Fourth of July parade.

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  13. $1 million in repairs sought for Wadsworth Municipal AirportRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 1 | The Medina Gazette

    ASHLEY FOX / GAZETTE An aerial view of the Wadsworth Municipal Airport. Airport staff and city officials are looking to have the main runway resurfaced, a move that could help bring tourism to the area, according to airport manager Shane Mitchell.

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  14. Ohio could get $45 million to fight opioid abuseRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 29 | The Medina Gazette

    The White House held a conference call Tuesday afternoon on the importance of Congress approving President Barack Obama's request for more than $1 billion in funding to fight the nationwide opioid drug epidemic. During the call it was revealed Ohio could be eligible for up to $45 million over two years beginning next year, expanding access to treatment.

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  15. Phyllis M. "Flip" RuppRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 29 | The Medina Gazette

    Phyllis M. "Flip" Rupp, 90, of Burbank, formerly of Rittman, died unexpectedly Monday, June 27, 2016 at Burbank Parke Care Center. She was born December 31, 1925 in Wadsworth to the late Roy and Estella Houston.

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  16. Buckeye Schools superintendent set to resign this weekRead the original story

    Monday Jun 27 | The Medina Gazette

    Buckeye Schools Superintendent Brian Williams is scheduled to resign from his position at the district's board of education meeting Wednesday, according to a meeting agenda. The Buckeye Board of Education will hold a special meeting at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday in the board conference room, 3044 Columbia Road, York Township.

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  17. One Dead in Guilford Township CrashRead the original story

    Monday Jun 27 | The Medina Gazette

    An 18-year-old Cambridge woman is dead after an early morning car crash, according to the Ohio State Highway Patrol. Anastasia Taylor, 18, of Cambridge, Ohio, was in the back seat of a 2013 Chevy Malibu driven by Douglas Peregoy, 19, of Rittman.

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  18. Many Guilford Twp. residents don't want NEXUS as neighborRead the original story

    Sunday Jun 26 | The Medina Gazette

    When Sheila and Stephen Gambaccini moved to Guilford Township from Wadsworth last September, they hoped to find a quiet, family-oriented neighborhood where their three children, ages 10, 8 and 6, could play outside. So far the Guilford Farms neighborhood off Blake Road has fit the bill, but the Gambaccini's are starting to question for how long.

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  19. Ted R. HallRead the original story

    Saturday Jun 25 | The Medina Gazette

    Ted R. Hall of Wadsworth, formerly of Spencer, went home to be with the Lord on Wednesday, June 22, 2016 at the age 83. He is survived by his daughter, Toni Cavanaugh; son, John Hall; grandchildren, Nikki Madachik, Kristen Napekoski, Joel Cavanaugh, Sara and Emily Hall; great-grandchildren, Ava, Gavin, Addison and Amelia Madachik, Miah and Max Napekoski and Eden Cavanaughn and sister, Phyllis Hoyt. Ted was a loving and caring husband, father, grandpa and great-grandpa and will be greatly missed by his family.

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  20. Ted R. HallRead the original story

    Friday Jun 24 | The Medina Gazette

    Ted R. Hall of Wadsworth, formerly of Spencer, went home to be with the Lord on Wednesday, June 22, 2016 at the age 83. He is survived by his daughter, Toni Cavanaugh; son, John Hall; grandchildren, Nikki Madachik, Kristen Napekoski, Joel Cavanaugh, Sara and Emily Hall; great-grandchildren, Ava, Gavin, Addison and Amelia Madachik, Miah and Max Napekoski and Eden Cavanaugh. He was preceded in death by his beloved wife, Phyllis and son, Wayne.

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