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7:59 pm
Tue April 10, 2012

Conrad's Corner: April 10, 2012

Conrad Balliet reads Mary Jo White's poem, "How to Write a Poem."

Ohio U Medical College
4:57 pm
Tue April 10, 2012

City Proposes Giving Ohio University 70 Acres for Medical School

Officials in a central Ohio city have proposed giving Ohio University more than 70 acres to build a medical college.

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Afghan Attack
4:52 pm
Tue April 10, 2012

Military Hopes to Return 3 Fallen Ohio Soldiers Together

     COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - Military officials say they want the remains of three Ohio soldiers killed in Afghanistan flown back into the state together from Delaware's Dover Air Force Base.

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Around the Miami Valley
12:14 pm
Tue April 10, 2012

Dragons players to visit Clark County student MVP'S

Dayton Dragons players and one of the team's mascots, Heater, will visit four Clark County elementary school classrooms today and tomorrow.  The visits are part of the Dragons MVP program. An initiative developed by the minor league baseball team to help it better connect with local communities.

Tom Nichols of the Dayton Dragons, says the MVP Program, is an educational tool for fourth and fifth grade teachers around the Miami Valley area, that helps them motivate and reward students for success in and out of the classroom. 

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Nature
8:45 am
Tue April 10, 2012

Poor Will's Almanack: April 10 - 16, 2012

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Poor Will’s Almanack for the third week of Middle Spring

The Great Dandelion Bloom is the most common and the most radical marker for the third week of Middle Spring Of course a few dandelions started blooming in February and March. Now, however, comes the GREAT Dandelion Flowering that begins in the Deep South - where Middle Spring comes much earlier than it does in the North - and it spreads up through the Border States like robins, reaching the 40th Parallel, the lateral midline of the United States in April, and then creeps up to the northern states in May.

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