Scientists expect 'significant' algae bloom on Lake Erie

TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. (AP) — A "significant" harmful algae bloom is likely to form in western Lake Erie this summer, though it probably won't be as large as some previous formations that posed health risks and hampered tourism, scientists said Thursday.

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  • Written by By JOHN FLESHER , AP Environmental Writer

Northwest Ohio bracing for near-record flooding

FINDLAY, Ohio (AP) — Major flooding is being predicted over the coming days in northwestern Ohio where residents in Findlay are piling up sandbags.

  • Written by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS