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Last smokestack at site of former power plant trimmed
The last of the Acme power plant stacks is gone -- mostly. An explosive demolition team from Oklahoma took down all but the bottom 75 to 105 feet of the old smokestack at 10 a.m. today -- right on time.
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Tortoise quick to greet visitors
New reptile wastes little time making itself at home.
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9 police officers, and a K-9, promoted
Toledo Officer Bryce gets badge No. 1; dog Joker given his sergeant strips.

Farmers offered extra $1M in algae fight
Money to be used to plant winter crops, prevent fertilizer runoff.

BGSU defense under gun in opener
W. Kentucky returns talented playmakers.

Firefighter charged with 2nd DUI
Prosecutor suspended after tossing ’13 charge.
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Channels 24, 13 expand newscasts
Also, CW13 to replace WT05.

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High School football scoreboard: 8-29
Final scores from area season openers. 
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Perrysburg knocks off Whitmer 48-34
Jackets QB Dimmerling totals 401 yards, five touchdowns.
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Maumee holds off Bowsher 37-28
Panthers QB Brian Utter racks up over 400 total yards.
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Fatinikun released by Bucs
Former UT, Perrysburg standout let go by Tampa Bay.
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Keith Burris
Cherry St. Mission ready for next step
Cherry Street serves more than half the Toledo homeless population.
Ripple Effect
Toledo rebuilding troubled water plant
Millions, possibly billions, of dollars are at stake.
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The Blade Fishing Report: 8-29
■ Maumee, Sandusky & Portage rivers: The fishing on these waterways has…
Matt Markey
Football one of many outdoor attractions
Coaches like Meyer do more than coach to enjoy outdoors
David Shribman
Clinton has clear, perilous course
Every statement she utters makes news.
Jack Lessenberry
Mich. GOP, Democrats set fall lineups
The expected fireworks between factions were less than expected.
Keith Burris
New bishop must follow Francis' lead
Pastors, like musicians and baseball hitters, must connect.


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