Ottawa County Newswire

Ottawa County Newswire

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  1. Bowersox, Bevier to kick off free summer concerts series in Promenade ParkRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Toledo Blade

    Featured vocalist Calysta Bevier performs during The Victory Center's 10th Annual Luncheon and Fashion Show at the Hilton Garden Inn on February 17. Northwest Ohio natives Crystal Bowersox and Calysta Bevier will kick off a series of free summer concerts in Promenade Park, ProMedica announced Monday. Ms. Bowersox, an Ottawa County native, was the runner-up on the ninth season of American Idol.

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  2. ProMedica Summer Concert Series features two northwest Ohio nativesRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | WTOL-TV Toledo

    ... along the river walk will be the only thing not completed. Bowersox may now call Nashville home, but she is an Ottawa County native who moved to Chicago to achieve her dream of being a musician. Calysta Bevier is a native of Grand Rapids, but her ...

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  3. Bowersox, Bevier to kick off free summer concerts series in Promenade ParkRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Toledo Blade

    Featured vocalist Calysta Bevier performs during The Victory Center's 10th Annual Luncheon and Fashion Show at the Hilton Garden Inn on February 17. Northwest Ohio natives Crystal Bowersox and Calysta Bevier will kick off a series free summer concerts in Promenade Park, ProMedica announced today. Ms. Bowersox, an Ottawa County native, was the runner-up on the ninth season of American Idol.

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  4. Ottawa County Community Foundation awards grants to local non-profitsRead the original story

    Saturday | Beacon

    The Ottawa County Community Foundation recently awarded over $46,000 in competitive grants to twenty-nine local non-profit organizations for a variety of community projects and activities. This is always a great day to celebrate the work of so many organizations who meet pressing needs in the community and conduct effective programs throughout Ottawa County from Genoa to Marblehead.

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  5. Senior Citizen's Day at the Ottawa County FairRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Beacon

    The Ottawa County Senior Fair Board, along with Ottawa County Senior Resources and Magruder Hospital will once again play host to Senior Citizen's Day at the Ottawa County Fair on Wednesday, July 19. Anyone 60 years of age or older will receive free admission to the fair and are welcomed to join the Senior Day activities at Building B-3 Barn on the fairgrounds. This year's events will include entertainment from Dan Moyer sponsored by Aetna Better Health of Ohio.

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  6. Hearth cooking class at the Wolcott Keeper's HouseRead the original story

    Saturday | Beacon

    On Monday, June 5, the Ottawa County Historical Society held its first hearth cooking class at the Wolcott Keeper's House, 9999 East Bayshore Road, Marblehead. It was an opportunity for people to learn how to cook over a hearth fire using recipes from the frontier time period.

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  7. Vietnam Veterans Memorial Replica comes to Bellevue this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 23 | WTOL-TV Toledo

    ... through Sunday at the Toledo Botanical Garden. Traffic was closed down for about an hour on State Route 2 in Ottawa County on Friday evening after a crash sent two people to the hospital. Traffic was closed down for about an hour on State Route 2 in ...

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  8. Ex-deputy In Ohio Gets Probation For Threat-related ChargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 23 | TheCourier.com

    ... Carpenter, of Port Clinton, pleaded guilty Monday to two counts of persistent disorderly conduct. The former Ottawa County deputy was indicted last year on aggravated menacing by stalking and other charges related to the alleged threats. Carpenter ...

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  9. Lake High School recognized for service after 2010 tornadoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 22 | Toledo Blade

    Joe Vancena, field operations manager for Rudolph/Libbe, surveys the tornado damage in a classroom during a tour of Lake High School in Millbury on September 16, 2010. A Lake High School sign in Northwood at a building owned by Owens Community College.

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  10. Long-time magistrate leaves Huron CountyDanita Gilbert-Conway, a...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 22 | Norwalk Reflector

    Danita Gilbert-Conway, a magistrate since 1996, started a similar position Monday. She resigned her part-time Huron County job effective June 8 to take a full-time job in Ottawa County.

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  11. Walleyes for Wounded Heroes offers healingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 22 | News Herald

    ... welcome, he said, and they are still looking to find additional local businesses and organizations in the Ottawa County area that are interested in helping out in any way. Leroy Oliver poses with a large walleye caught during an annual Walleyes for ...

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  12. Council approves third CRA districtRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 22 | Beacon

    ... on Tuesday, Jun. 13, Council unanimously approved a third Community Reinvestment Area within the City limits. Ottawa County Improvement Corporation executive director Jamie Beier Grant attended the meeting to speak of the CRAs importance. "This ...

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  13. Torch Run burns through Ottawa CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 21 | Beacon

    ... official start of the Summer Games. Locally, law enforcement and athletes carried the Flame of Hope through Ottawa County on Sunday, Jun. 18. Starting at Put-in-Bay, the flame traveled across Lake Erie to Port Clinton where runners went down Perry ...

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  14. Telltales: The rest of the storyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 21 | Beacon

    We have received many comments our story on John Zetzer and the bootlegging days of Port Clinton. The last paragraph of the story that ran on last week's Beacon front page, was all about what local historian John Gibson called the end of corruption in Ottawa County in 1970.

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  15. More people may be prevented from joining Ohio's Medicaid expansion programRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 20 | Toledo Blade

    ... poverty level. The plan also includes a provision to try to help school districts like Benton-Carroll in Ottawa County that have experienced or expect to see a devaluation of local power plants that contribute heavily to their tax base. In ...

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  16. Overmyer, Donald L.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 20 | The News-Messenger

    Donald L. Overmyer OAK HARBOR: Donald L. Overmyer, 80, of Oak Harbor passed away on Father's Day, June 18, 2017 at his residence surrounded by his loving family. He was born on August 18, 1936 in Salem Township, Ottawa County, Ohio Emerson A. and Mildred E. Overmyer.

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  17. Finke, EvelynRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 20 | News Herald

    ... William R. Finke on October 12, 1940. William joined the Lord on February 2, 1984. Evelyn worked at the Ottawa County Home, Matthews Boat Co. and retired from the Ottawa County Recorder's Office. Evelyn was a loving gentle person with a generous ...

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  18. Former Ottawa County sheriff pleads guilty to disorderly-conduct chargesRead the original story

    Monday Jun 19 | Toledo Blade

    A former Ottawa County sheriff's deputy pleaded guilty today to two disorderly-conduct charges after he was accused of stalking his supervisor. John Carpenter, 50, of Port Clinton was sentenced by visiting Judge Richard McMonagle in Ottawa County Court of Common Pleas to a suspended 30-day jail sentence, and will be on probation for a year.

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  19. Rohtert, Doris E.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 19 | The News-Messenger

    Doris E. Rohtert OAK HARBOR: Doris E. Rohtert, age 95, formerly of Woodville, OH most recently of Oak Harbor, OH passed away on Monday, June 5, 2017 at Ottawa County Riverview Health Care, Oak Harbor. She was born on April 30, 1922 in Fremont, OH to Harry and Mildred Raehrs.

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  20. Nuclear Energy Institute Possible Nuclear Plant Closures Spur Worry in OhioRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 18 | Electric Energy Online

    The Benton-Carroll-Salem School District in Ottawa County, Ohio, is proud of its schools and its high-quality staff, but Superintendent Guy Parmigean is worried. Uncertainty about the possible premature closure of the economically challenged Davis Besse Nuclear Power Station already has caused plans for a new school to be shelved.

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