Latta co-sponsors Great Lakes System Sustainability legislation

Congressman Bob Latta (R-Bowling Green) has cosponsored H.R. 2273, the Great Lakes System Sustainability Act. This bipartisan legislation would streamline the current Great Lakes Navigation System by creating a single, cohesive system for budgetary purposes, which would allow the system to compete for Army Corps of Engineers maintenance funding as…
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Organization is the Key to Success

For as long as I can remember, my grandmother used to say, “Everything has a place and everything goes in its place”. She’s gone now, but those words still echo in my head as if she were saying them to me out loud today. Wait a minute; this is a…
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A wet month

Yes, it was a very wet June and July is starting out the same way. Port Clinton Water Treatment Plant reports that on July 1 we had .46” of rain. The total for the month of June was 7.09”. So far in 2013: Jan-2.18”Feb-2.03”Mar-0.97”Apr-3.37”May-1.78”Jun-7.09” Total YTD 17.42”
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Ohio watercraft officers ramping up for Operation Dry Water 2013

Concentrated effort to curb drinking and boating slated for June 28-30 The Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR) Division of Watercraft will be participating in Operation Dry Water June 28-30, as part of a nationally coordinated effort to reduce the number of accidents and fatalities related to boating under the…
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Fishing remains good in the Western Basin

June 21st was the first day of summer, and the temperatures are rising. It was a cooler than normal spring here in the Port Clinton area, but it feels like that is behind us now. As the water temperatures rise and get into the 70’s the big walleye are starting…
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Capturing the Mississippi

June 17 We have just completed our 10th day on the river and are feeling great. Our daily routine is to wake up at 6:30 and get on the water by 8 a.m. We try to complete roughly 30 miles per day and average about 5 m.p.h., so we spend…
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