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June 27 rains led to algae growth
A month before the city of Toledo started detecting the slightest amount of the algae-produced toxin called microcystin in Lake Erie, heavy rain forced the city to dump an exorbitant amount of raw sewage into rivers and streams. More than 293 million gallons of sewage was dumped into the Maumee River and other streams June 27, according to a city report released Friday.

Finkbeiner says he would not stop daily water tests
One of Mayor Paula Hicks-Hudson’s most vocal critics pounced Friday.

TPS board OKs AFSCME pact
Restores longevity pay increases.

Aquarium Adventure Trail a hit
Animal sculptures featured in playground.

Coaches cautious of dehydration, player safety
The buildup of excitement of another football season comes with concern.

All eyes on Harbaugh
UM coach draws crowd at every turn.

Local church builds community
Billy Graham’s nephew offers advice to First Presbyterian in Maumee.


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Ariz. jail inmate pulls eye out of its socket
Man was hospitalized but doctors were unable to save his eye.
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American Journalism Review to stop publishing
Print production ended in 2013; online production ended today.
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Ted Nugent expresses support for man who killed lion
Rocker rails against people who are upset about the killing in radio interview.
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Huron teen bicyclist killed by train
He entered a crossing after another train had just cleared.
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Link to Last of Little Syria


Marilou Johanek
Charter schools mess hurts students
Could hamper Kasich’s presidential bid.
TK Barger
Potter camp casts spell in B.G.
Enrollment more than double what church anticipated.
Fishing Report
Blade Fishing Report: 7-31
The best angling information from area experts
Keith Burris
How is race for mayor shaping up?
There seems to be no cohesion to it, thus far.
Matt Markey
Night’s final bite leads to record fish
Hybrid striper weighed in just over 18 pounds.

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