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10:35 am
Sun August 26, 2012

New Ohio Guide: Ft. Meigs - Defending a Young Nation

Fort Meigs
Flickr Creative Commons user Dakota Kingfisher

Fort Meigs is the largest wooden fort ever built in North America…and it’s easy to see why they built a fort here – Marching up this 40’ bluff from the Maumee River seems like suicide for the enemy army. Especially if the ground is wet as it is today.

That’s probably what the fort’s builder, Eleazar Wood, saw as well. And it’s a good thing he did.

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Around the Miami Valley
2:08 pm
Sat August 25, 2012

Young's Jersey Dairy Robbed Saturday Morning

Young's Jersey Dairy was robbed early Saturday morning and law enforcement officials are currently looking for two perpetrators in connection with the crime.

The Clark County Sheriff's Office is investigating the robbery that took place at Young's at approximately 1 a.m. Saturday.

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Arts & Culture
7:59 pm
Fri August 24, 2012

Conrad's Corner: August 24, 2012

Julie Moore reads her poem, "Listen"

Politics
5:45 pm
Fri August 24, 2012

PoliticsOhio: Early Voting Rules Could Determine Winner Of Ohio's Election

The rules surrounding Ohio’s Early voting has been front and center this week, after two Democratic Montgomery County Elections officials were suspended after they violated the directorate by Ohio Secretary of State Jon Husted that all Ohio’s 88 counties follow the same voting hours, with no mention of weekend hours.

Republicans say the extended hours creates problems for some Board of Elections in the state. Democrats say this will disenfranchise voters and could cause long lines at the polls.

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Around the Miami Valley
2:45 pm
Fri August 24, 2012

Dragons Baseball Team to Honor Springfield Guard and WPAFB Saturday Night

The Dayton Dragons have partnered with the Dayton Development Coalition, to honor all service men and women associated with Wright-Patterson Air Force Base and the Springfield Air National Guard Base.

The Dragons are set to host the final “Hometown Heroes Celebration Night” of the season at Fifth Third Field on Saturday, when they open up a four-game series against the West Michigan Whitecaps. The game starts at 7 p.m., but the activities start on the plaza at 6 p.m.
 

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