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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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Toledo puts Erie St. Market up for sale
Bids on building to begin 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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Miss Colombia crowned Miss Universe
Miss U.S.A. and Miss Ukraine were the runners-up.
4 hours ago

Florida State lineman will transfer to UT
Ruben Carter will play for the Rockets as a graduate transfer.
5 hours ago

'Birdman' tops SAG Awards
Eddie Redmayne upsets Michael Keaton for outstanding actor.
5 hours ago

Walleye beat Wheeling 5-2
Toledo moves into 1st place tie in ECHL North Division.
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Dave Hackenberg
Saturday felt like old times
Toledo fans set record crowds at Savage Arena, Huntington Center.
Paddy O'Gara
Shall we tolerate the intolerant?
Tolerance is a commodity in short supply these days.
Tom Walton
Awkward headlines
When it comes to awkward headlines, this is one of them.
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.
Mary Bilyeu
Taste of the Nation tickets on sale
Plenty of Morsels to chew on in this week’s column.

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