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Algae-produced microcystin may follow blooms across lake
From the boat docks of Ohio State University’s Stone Laboratory, practically a stone’s throw from the party headquarters known as Put-in-Bay tiny green specs are in the early stages of bunching up and floating on Lake Erie’s surface. It’s been an all-too-familiar sight to Great Lakes scientists who use that lab, the oldest freshwater field station in the United States, since 1995. For the moment, they have no reason to panic.

Filters may work, but tests needed
Experts say reverse osmosis water-filtration systems are best.

OSU and Michigan prepare for season
OSU needs answers at QB, Michigan seeks consistent offensive line.

Downtown to beam with Toledo Pride
5th annual Toledo pride celebration highlights diversity.

U.S. database tracks auto flaws
Search tool should help people understand vehicle’s history.

Bill of Fare: Tea Rooms
Clara J’‍s and Governor Croswell Tea Rooms offer selection, service.

Council denies approval for project
Downtown Perrysburg project would cost over $2 million.


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Billy Crystal to pay tribute to Williams
Emmy Awards plan to honor the late comedian.
6 minutes ago

Shots fired at Chez Joey Toledo
At least 17 police cars responded, one man left on stretcher.
15 minutes ago

Indians earn 5-0 shut-out of Twins
Rookie starter T.J. House combined with 4 relievers for win.
2 hours ago

Maumee police will conduct DUI checkpoint
At intersection of AW Trail and Country Blvd. on Friday night.
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Keith Burris
Let Ford run, and let the voters decide
It would be embarrassing if Mr. Ford is denied access to ballot.
Barbara Hendel
Around Town: 8-21
Sylvania restaurants in the spotlight.
Kelly Heidbreder
Smile, tomatoes are here
Cracks, blossom-end rot, anthranose and Mom‘‍s favorite.
Keith Burris
On Randy Gardner
An ace legislator, and a good guy.
Think, then speak
Water crisis was no 9/11.
Ride Along
Unsolved Toledo: Saveon Childress...
Two years ago today, Saveon Childress, 27, shot dead on Prospect Avenue.
Mary Bilyeu
Bonding over barbecue
31st annual Northwest Ohio Rib-Off more than a contest.

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