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Saturday Jul 26 | Toledo Blade

1 killed Monroe Co. crash

One Monroe County man was killed and another is in critical condition after a one-vehicle crash on Sylvania-Petersburg Road on Friday evening, according to the Monroe County sheriff.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

WTOV9

ODNR under fire after Monroe County well pad incident

WTOV9.com MONROE COUNTY, Ohio -- A recent U.S. Environmental Protection Agency report revealed that the Ohio Department of Natural Resources was absent in the wake of the well pad fire in Monroe County.

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Related Topix: U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Environmental Law, Law

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Ohio.com

ODNR comes under attack for fire at Monroe County well

The Ohio Department of Natural Resources was strangely absent in the wake of a major natural gas well fire on June 28 in southeast Ohio, critics say.

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Related Topix: Ohio, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Environment, Science, Clarington, OH

Marietta Times

Teens experience forest work

For the last six weeks, Washington County teens have gotten a taste of the great outdoors and what it means to work for the Wayne National Forest.

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Related Topix: Washington County, OH, Ohio, New Matamoras, OH, Matamoras, OH

Wed Jul 16, 2014

Daily-Jeff.com

Angela Varhola and Matthew Reynolds are engaged

Andrew and Lana Varhola of Belle Valley announce the engagement and upcoming marriage of their daughter, Angela Lynn Varhola, to Matthew Charles Reynolds.

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Related Topix: Belle Valley, OH, Wedding, Woodsfield, OH

Marietta Times

Johnson makes push for REINS

U.S. Rep. Bill Johnson, R-Ohio, is painfully aware of the damage done by runaway government of the type favored by President Barack Obama.

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Related Topix: Representative Bill Johnson, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Hannibal, OH, Harry Reid, US Senate, Democrat

Sat Jul 12, 2014

Front www.keysnet.com

Governor gets four names from which to choose for Keys judgeship

A Keys committee of attorneys has recommended to Gov. Rick Scott four applicants to replace David Audlin on the Monroe County Circuit Court bench.

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Related Topix: Rick Scott, US Governors

Fri Jul 11, 2014

Toledo Blade

Monroe man, 69, killed in gyrocopter crash

Monroe County Sheriff's office reported that Kenneth G. West, 69, took off in a gyrocopter from the Lada Airport in Summerfield Township early Thursday afternoon.

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Mon Jul 07, 2014

Toledo Blade

Ohio gas boom pays off for pipeline owners

The operators of one of the longest west-to-east-flowing pipelines in the United States want to begin moving natural gas from Ohio back west, a clear signal that shale deposits here are paying off for some companies.

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Related Topix: Ohio, Cincinnati, OH, Clarington, OH

Thu Jul 03, 2014

Daily-Jeff.com

Independence Day celebrations around the area

The display at Seneca Lake, as well as Charles Mill Lake Park and Tappan Lake Park, begin at dusk July 5. General admission to any of the MWCD lake parks is $5 per vehicle or up to $8 per vehicle for special events such as fireworks.

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Related Topix: Cambridge, OH, Gnadenhutten, OH, Barnesville, OH, Coshocton County, OH, Woodsfield, OH

Marietta Times

Explosion investigations continue

State and federal investigations continued Wednesday into last week's explosion at the Belpre area Enviro-Tank Clean, Inc., plant as well as a massive fire that occurred at a Statoil Eisenbarth natural gas well site near Hannibal Saturday.

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Related Topix: Fire, Explosion, Belpre, OH, Hannibal, OH, OSHA

Tue Jul 01, 2014

ThinkProgress

Fire At Ohio Fracking Well Forced Evacuations And Likely Contributed To Fish Kill

An explosive fire at an Ohio fracking well was likely the cause of a chemical leak into a stream that contributed to the death of fish as far as five miles away from the the fire's site, Ohio officials said Monday.

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Related Topix: Fire, US News, Liberal Political News

Mon Jun 30, 2014

WTOV9

What's next for Ormet site?

WTOV9.com MONROE COUNTY, Ohio -- People in an around Hannibal are still figuring out what the Ormet Steel Plant sale will mean for the community.

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Related Topix: Martins Ferry, OH

WTOV9

Fish kill reported near Monroe County gas well fire site

WTOV9.com MONROE COUNTY, Ohio - A fish kill is being reported in a creek near the site of a Monroe County gas well that erupted in flames over the weekend.

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UPI

Statoil reports blaze at Ohio shale well

No injuries were reported when above-ground equipment at a shale reserve area caught fire in Monroe County, Ohio, Norwegian energy company Statoil said.

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