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Hearing draws varied crowd on plan for Davis-Besse
Perhaps it was no surprise that nearly everyone who spoke recently at a special Public Utilities Commission of Ohio hearing in downtown Toledo had little if anything to say about FirstEnergy Corp.’s massive Sammis coal-fired power plant in southeast Ohio. But another major plant FirstEnergy is trying to save from financial ruin — its Davis-Besse nuclear power plant in Ottawa County — drew a strong mix of comments, pro and con.

Judge retiring after lively 4 decades
Hancock County’s Allan Davis known for declaring man legally dead.

Monday Memories: Digging out
The Blade revisits the blizzard of 1978.
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Erie Street Market up for sale
City of Toledo to accept bids on building beginning Feb. 17.

Lourdes business students gain new perspective
South Africa trip provided students with fresh set of contacts.

Perrysburg theater department sends in the clowns
Young actors get over jitters during hectic opening night.

St. John’s grad Mewhort helps steady Colts’ line
Rookie from OSU adjusts to physicality at next level.


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Suspect sought in Port Clinton burglary
Police say intruder was bitten by family dog; blood found at the scene.
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Secret Service finds 'device' at White House
No immediate threat; president and first lady away in India.
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Russia defiant after threats from West
Ruble tumbles after violence in Ukraine escalates; oil continues to drop.
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Area school delays: 1-26
A list of area school delays for Monday, prompted by weather concerns.
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Tom Walton
Awkward headlines
When it comes to awkward headlines, this is one of them.
Paddy O'Gara
Shall we tolerate the intolerant?
Tolerance is a commodity in short supply these days.
Mary Bilyeu
Taste of the Nation tickets on sale
Plenty of Morsels to chew on in this week’s column.
Dave Hackenberg
Saturday felt like old times
Toledo fans set record crowds at Savage Arena, Huntington Center.
Keith Burris
If we fought Ebola the way we fight guns?
We accept the slaughter of innocents as a part of the modern condition.
David Kushma
Open to all and always evolving
Our library puts Toledo in the big leagues.
Jack Lessenberry
Blade should have printed cartoons
The decision of whether to run Charlie Hebdo cartoons not an easy one.

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