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People flock to Cars for Critters

The Ottawa National Wildlife Refuge held its sixth annual Cars for Critters event on Sunday, Sept. 29. Well over 150 cars participated in the show. Participants in the show were asked to vote for their favorite cars in the Cars of Critters event. Some of the categories included best bird, best mammal, best fish, best insect, best reptile and best plumage. The registration fees and all other money raised went to benefit wildlife rehab, wildlife rescue and environmental education. 

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Margaretta rallies to defeat Port Clinton

Keegan Lowe wraps up a Margaretta runner early in Friday nights game

For a while, it looked like the Port Clinton Redskins might be on the way to their first victory of the season.

Holding a 12-point lead midway thru the second quarter, Port Clinton was in the driver's seat before Margaretta scored the next 23 points to defeat the 'Skins, 30-19, on Friday.

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Oak Harbor defeats Edison, improves to 3-2

A big play early can often swing momentum in one team’s favor, and that’s just what happened in Oak Harbor’s 42-21 victory over Edison on Friday night in Sandusky Bay Conference action at Rocket Stadium.

On the game’s second play from scrimmage, Edison quarterback Chris Smith raced 59 yards down the sideline before being knocked out of bounds by Rocket safety Cole Weirich at the Oak Harbor 4-yard-line. Then, on first-and-goal, Oak Harbor linebacker Cobi Brough forced a fumble that was recovered by Jourdan Maguire and suddenly the Rockets had dodged a bullet and seized momentum.

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A special thanks

We must thank this person for watering our sidewalk flowers and cleaning our downtown curbs. So, if you should see her please say THANK YOU!!!

Judith McKinney

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Ottawa National Wildlife Refuge closed

Ottawa National Wildlife Refuge is closed as current funding expired on October 1. The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is aware that any lapse in appropriations imposes hardships on those we serve. However, due to this lapse in appropriations this facility is closed to the public and all public activities are cancelled. 

Only limited functions will continue, such as those necessary to respond to emergencies, perform essential functions and to protect human life or personal property.

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Ohio Business College Honors List for Summer Quarter 2013

Ohio Business College announces its Honors List for Summer Quarter 2013. Students completing less than twelve credit hours, earning 3.25 GPA and above received a Certificate of Merit. Students completing twelve credit hours and receiving a GPA of 3.25- 3.75 were recognized on the Dean’s List. Students completing twelve credit hours and receiving a GPA greater than 3.76 were recognized on the President’s List.

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Leadership Ottawa County Class explores natural resources, local government

Connie Moore of Moore Beef and Hay Farm waves as a crop-duster flies over the Leadership of Ottawa County hayride in September.

Leadership Ottawa County (LOC) will meet with government officials at the Ottawa County Courthouse in Port Clinton Oct. 9 to learn more about the county’s government structure and demographics.

LOC is a nine-month leadership development program that brings young professionals together the second Wednesday of each month to learn about and explore the diversity of Ottawa County and increase personal leadership skills through experiential training.

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