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8/13/2014 12:00 AM
Panic time could be upon Tigers
BY DAVE HACKENBERG BLADE SPORTS COLUMNIST
It was two weeks ago, to the day, that the David Price trade news broke. The Detroit Tigers suddenly had three Cy Young Award winners in their starting rotation, along with ERA champ Anibal Sanchez and then-12-game winner Rick Porcello. …

8/12/2014 12:00 AM
Marcy can help us fix larger issue
BY KEITH C. BURRIS COLUMNIST FOR THE BLADE
Toledo has a two-pronged water problem. The first is local, and, if we are smart, regional. We need a better functioning water treatment system. …

8/12/2014 12:00 AM
EPA hearing next on Ballville Dam timeline
BY MATT MARKEY BLADE OUTDOORS EDITOR
FREMONT — The Ballville Dam is a centenarian that certainly shows its age. The structure has stretched across the width of the Sandusky River about a dozen loopy miles from Sandusky Bay since Woodrow Wilson was president. …

8/11/2014 11:32 PM
H2O, in the know
BY MARY BILYEU BLADE FOOD EDITOR
Thankfully, last week‘‍s “do not drink, do not boil, do not use” water crisis didn’‍t last very long. Even if we continue in a new era of conserving the clean water that we‘‍ve previously taken for granted. It still offered a learning experience in some very meaningful and even some rather humorous ways. Here is just a sampling of my …

8/11/2014 12:00 AM
Water expert was no Chicken Little
BY THOMAS WALTON BLADE COLUMNIST
If anybody has a right to say “I told you so,” it’s Tom Kovacik. When he and I sat down in January to talk about western Lake Erie's deteriorating health, he predicted with certainty that our end of the lake would experience an environmental disaster within two years. …

8/11/2014 12:00 AM
Samuel may be answer for Buckeyes
DAVE HACKENBERG BLADE SPORTS COLUMNIST
COLUMBUS — Carlos Hyde.

8/10/2014 12:00 AM
Can we build a green culture?
BY KEITH C. BURRIS COLUMNIST FOR THE BLADE
On Friday, I drove out to Point Place to meet Mike Ferner, the former city councilman, mayoral candidate, and longtime activist. …

8/10/2014 12:00 AM
Free clinic helps N. Toledo needy
BY SUZETTE HACKNEY BLADE COLUMNIST
When That Neighborhood Free Health Clinic opened on a frigid day this past January, one of the first patients who came through the door was not wearing socks. Though he was there seeking treatment for other ailments, the medical staff was more concerned with the potential damage his severe frostbite might cause. …

8/10/2014 12:00 AM
Higher ed, voters vs. Ohio politicians
BY DAVID KUSHMA BLADE EDITOR
Ohio voters understand the value of a strong, efficient system of state universities and colleges. A large majority of us want state government to spend more money to help maintain such a system. …

8/10/2014 12:00 AM
Toledo’s image takes another hit
BY KIRK BAIRD CULTURE SHOCK
If a friend has a piece of food noticeably stuck in his teeth, you’d tell him, right? …