Vietnam veterans honored March 29

The Ottawa County Veterans Service Office announces Vietnam Veteran Era Commemoration Day, to be held on Saturday, March 29, at the Ottawa County Fairgrounds, Building B3. This nationally celebrated day is marked to acknowledge the men and women who served in any branch during the Vietnam War Era. The tribute…
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Magruder Auxiliary Gift Shop Honey Baked Ham Sale

The Magruder Hospital Auxiliary Gift Shop will have a Honey Baked Ham Sale Fundraiser now through April 9. Individuals can place orders in the Gift Shop. Pick up is Thursday, April 17, 1-3 p.m. at the Magruder Gift Shop in Port Clinton. Payment is due upon order (cash, check or…
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Representative Redfern to hold town hall meeting

State Representative Chris Redfern (D-Catawba Island) will host a town hall discussion at Ida Rupp Public Library on Monday, March 17 from 10-11 a.m. Rep. Redfern holds town hall meetings throughout Erie and Ottawa Counties to listen to constituents’ ideas, concerns and feedback. Rep. Redfern will also provide a brief…
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Evolving the Ottawa County Friend to Friend Mentoring Project

The Kindness of Strangers in Ottawa County Last Wednesday morning at Ida Rupp Public Library in Port Clinton a group of 18 people gathered to discuss the book “The Kindness of Strangers” by Marc Freedman. The discussion focused on how Ottawa County can develop a community-wide mentorship program that endeavors…
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Cemetery clean up starts April 7

Cemetery clean up for the City of Port Clinton will begin April 7. Any items, regardless of age, not removed from the graves will be cleaned up by the City. Items may be placed back on your loved ones grave on April 12. The City is not responsible for the…
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Ottawa County customers see David’s abilities

David Salyers is the Service Clerk from Community Markets that is on posters and billboards throughout Ottawa County with the logo “Ability @ Work”. David, a resident of Ottawa County, has worked for the Oak Harbor Community Markets store for the past 15 years. Recently David and Lester Weatherwax, Supervisor…
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Lake Erie Farm Forum and Conservation Fair March 25

The Ottawa SWCD (and neighboring SWCDs), local Ag Retailers, Farm Bureau, and OSU Extension would like to invite the public to the first Lake Erie Farm Forum at the Ottawa County Fairgrounds on March 25. This event is being targeted to local farmers to educate them on the algal blooms…
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