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Catawba Peach and Wine Festival

30-07-2015 Hits:65

Catawba Peach and Wine Festival

Peach harvest from 1914.Most area residents know of the great history of peaches growing in the Catawba Island area.  Few, however, realize the importance of this particular year as it...

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The health of Lake Erie

29-07-2015 Hits:589

The health of Lake Erie

A satellite image by NOAA taken July 27 shows the algal bloom near the area.As predicted by multiple organizations, there is a harmful algal bloom in Lake Erie. How we’ve...

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Sea hawks are making a comeback in Ottaw…

26-07-2015 Hits:226

Sea hawks are making a comeback in Ottawa County

A female Osprey getting banded at ONWR. By Heidi Hughes, Ottawa National Wildlife RefugePhotos by Heidi HughesNot the football team.  We’re talking about real, live fish eating birds of prey: Ospreys.

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Charlotte "Char" Galliher June 11, 1960-Apr. 22, 2014

Charlotte Lynn Galliher, 53, of Oak Harbor, passed peacefully April 22. Char was born June 11, 1960 in Fremont, to John and Helen Mae Timmons. She is survived by her husband, David Galliher, whom she married on May 18, 1985. Visitation will be 2-8 p.m., Friday, April 25, at the…
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Marriage licenses

Michael Kingsborough, 21, assistant manager or Fremont and Michele Goetz, 35, dental assistant of Oak Harbor. Patrick Budnik, 19, grill closer and Deborah Young, 18, cashier both of Port Clinton. Kelly Tussing, 55, sales representative and Deborah Vanvorhis, 54, production manager both of Curtice. Kurt Rothgeb, 45, self employed and…
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Births

A boy was born on April 16 at Firelands Regional Medical Center to Kari Kreutzfeld and T.J. Manore of Port Clinton.
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Julia Somsen Quayle Jan. 5, 1942-Apr. 19, 2014

Julia Somsen Quayle passed away on Saturday, April 19, while on vacation in Florida. She was born Jan. 5, 1942, in Salt Lake City, UT, to Leo Harry and Dorothy Lucile Somsen. She lived in Cokeville, WY, where she attended school and became the high school valedictorian in 1960. Julie…
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Leon E. McCoy July 30, 1991-Apr. 20, 2014

Leon E. McCoy, 22 of Port Clinton, Ohio died Sunday Morning April 20, 2014 at Cleveland Metro Hospital. He was born July 30, 1991 In Bellevue, Ohio. Leon is survived by his Mother: Jill Lesher of Florida, Father: Leon (Trish) McCoy Sr. of Port Clinton, OH. Friends may call or…
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Leon E. McCoy

Leon E. McCoy, Jr, 22, died Sunday, April 22, at Cleveland Metro Hospital. Arrangements are pending at Gerner-Wolf-Walker Funeral Home & Crematory, Port Clinton.
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Julia Ann Quayle

Julia Ann Quayle, 72, of Catawba Island, died Saturday, April 19, in Fort Walton Beach, FL. Arrangements are pending at Gerner-Wolf-Walker Funeral Home & Crematory.
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