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Prison escapee recaptured in Bowling Green apartment
A man who escaped Wednesday evening from a minimum-security prison near Bowling Green was recaptured today in the apartment of the woman he had been convicted of assaulting -- a woman now accused of helping him hide.

FitzGerald says treat phosphorus as toxin
Governor candidate says “poisoning of the water system has to stop.”

Toledo-area gas prices drop
Nearly 50 stations advertising gasoline for $3 or less.
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Falfas not entitled to reinstatement
Ohio Supreme Court unanimously rules against former Cedar Fair COO.

Cedar Point introduces new coaster
Rougarou will feature floorless train.

Poverty rate rises in Toledo
Numbers down nationally, but still high locally.

Ellison steps down as CEO of Oracle
Co-founded what became world’s largest database-software company in 1977.


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Fla. man kills daughter, grandchildren
Man shot 6 grandchildren and his daughter before turning gun on himself.
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Alibaba customers to ring NYSE opening bell
Much-anticipated IPO starts tomorrow and is the largest in U.S. history.
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Police hunt for trooper ambush suspect near home
He is charged with killing a Pennsylvania State Police trooper.
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Northview soccer beats St. John's 2-0
Matt Bules and Christian Massey scored for Wildcats.
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Keith Burris
Remember why you ran
Collins, like many politicians, needs to be reminded occasionally.
Barbara Hendel
Around Town: 9-18
Mercy event was A Night to Remember.
Mary Bilyeu
Cookbooks need more than recipes
It takes more than ingredients to make food writing relevant.
Dave Hackenberg
Get used to the bandwagoners
BGSU Coach Babers feeling the adulation. 
Kelly Heidbreder
Fall is time to divide and replant
Dig carefully; A muddy start; Time for a trim.
Keith Burris
In praise of those who hang in there
There is a lesson here: persist.
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Perrysburg football makes statement...
Big non-conference wins make area notice Yellow Jackets.

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The breakout from a state prison in Lima suggests security concerns that officials must review quickly and fully.

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