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College students finance futures as state aid vanishes
In all, 69 percent of those who graduated in 2013 from four-year public and private, nonprofit colleges took out student loans, according to the Institute for College Access and Success, a research and advocacy organization. Those borrowers had an average debt of $28,400, up from $18,550 for 2004 graduates, 65 percent of whom had student loans.

Animals seized; judge orders them back
Exotic animals removed from property in Wood County.
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Andersons launches new fund
Venture capital fund intended to find partners in agriculture.

Southview soars to No. 1 ranking
Ben Casanova, Jeremiah Roberts have Cougars 15-0.

Croswell production will be young at heart
’Smokey Joe’s Cafe’ opens in Adrian on Saturday.

City says settlement saved money
Loss in court had potential of ‘easily’ doubling $1.27M.
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Durant: Head Start kids need help
Tests show children lag in many areas.


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Fire strikes historic Woolworth mansion
1916 structure built by five-and-dime founder sustained extensive damage.
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School delays and closings
Area school with delayed starts for Thursday, Jan. 29, 2015.
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Suicide bomb at Afghan funeral kills 16
39 wounded during service for victims of earlier Taliban attack.
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Man shot in central Toledo dies in surgery
29-year-old Christopher Savage was shot in the groin.
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Keith Burris
All local politics is personal
You make an enemy every day.
Barbara Hendel
Around Town: 1-29
Kickoff builds excitement for Taste of the Nation.
Mary Bilyeu
Resisting kryptonite foods
Even those who strive to eat nobly have weaknesses.
Road Warrior
Wales Road bridge’s drawback
Faster drive on Wales equals more train delays on Lemoyne Road.
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Black Swamp Bird Observatory exec honored...
Executive director Kim Kaufman recognized for promoting eco-tourism in the…
Dave Hackenberg
Duke coach’s career record is remarkable
UT’s Coach K reflects on Duke’s Coach K and his milestone win.
Keith Burris
Rossford’s exceptional young mayor
Neil A. MacKinnon III is an impressive politician.

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