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4/22/2015 11:57 AM
Loans to help Toledo water system upgrades
The City of Toledo will receive about $6.5 million in zero-interest loans to help with improvements to its water system, the Ohio EPA announced today.

4/22/2015 2:31 PM
OSHA cites Mich. company in Ohio deaths
OXFORD, Ohio — A federal agency says the deaths of two Michigan workers killed in southwest Ohio while painting a water tower might have been prevented if they had been given required safety gear.

4/22/2015 2:08 PM
Suspected botulism outbreak probed
COLUMBUS — Heath officials said Wednesday they are working to determine which food from a church potluck might have caused a suspected botulism outbreak that left one person dead and 23 others sick.

4/22/2015 12:00 AM
Kaptur takes Kasich to task
OAK HARBOR, Ohio — Still angry over Ohio’s two-year freeze on renewable-energy mandates that Gov. John Kasich signed into law last year, U.S. Rep. Marcy Kaptur (D., Toledo) told The Blade on Tuesday the governor “shouldn’t lead us backwards” if he wants to be president.

4/22/2015 9:09 AM
Groups celebrate Earth Day at Ohio Statehouse
COLUMBUS — Officials planned to have the Ohio Statehouse buzzing, and not just with activity from lawmakers.

4/22/2015 12:00 AM
Elections complaint filed against ResponsibleOhio
One group aiming to legalize medical marijuana has filed an elections complaint against another pro-marijuana group claiming illegal “infiltration.”

4/21/2015 10:24 AM
Area jobless rates improve in March
Lucas County’s unemployment rate improved to 6 percent in March, down from 6.2 percent in February, state officials said today.

4/21/2015 3:51 PM
Paul Tipps, ex-Ohio Democratic chairman, dies
COLUMBUS — The Ohio Democratic Party leader who presided during one of the most successful runs in the party’s history has died. Paul Tipps was 78.

4/21/2015 12:33 PM
Wildlife refuge gets charging station
OAK HARBOR, Ohio — U.S. Rep. Marcy Kaptur (D., Toledo) dedicated an electric vehicle charging station today at the Ottawa National Wildlife Refuge, which she and other officials said is the first to be installed inside the 560 parks and other federally owned tracts of land that make up America's National Wildlife Refuge System.

4/21/2015 12:39 PM
Springfield urged to cut teaching positions
A performance audit of the Springfield Local School district says that the district may have to lay off staff and significantly increase class sizes to eliminate budget deficits.

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