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Environment
7:13 am
Thu June 16, 2011

Ohio Senate Approves Drilling in State Parks

State parks and other lands in Ohio will be opened to oil and gas drilling under a bill that has passed the state Senate on Wednesday.

The Senate voted 22-10 on the legislation that sets up a commission to oversee oil and gas leasing. It also requires state agencies to create property inventories that could yield potential drilling sites.

The House has passed the bill, but would have to agree to the Senate's changes before it could go to the governor's desk.

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Nature
10:30 am
Tue June 14, 2011

Poor Will's Almanack: June 14 – 20, 2011

Flickr Creative Commons user bunnygoth

Poor Will’s Almanack for the fourth and final week of early summer.

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Nature
11:48 am
Tue June 7, 2011

Poor Will's Almanack: June 7 - 13, 2011

Parsnip Blossoms
Flickr Creative Commons user david_owen

Poor Will’s Miami Valley Almanack for the third week of early summer.

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Nature
9:35 am
Tue May 31, 2011

Poor Will’s Almanack: May 31 - June 6, 2011

Fresh Mulberries
Flickr Creative Commons user jamieanne

Poor Will’s Almanack for the second week of early summer.

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Nature
11:03 am
Tue May 24, 2011

Poor Will Almanack: May 24 – 30, 2011

Japanese Beetle
Flickr Creative Commons user lofaesofa

Poor Will’s Almanack for the first week of early summer.

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