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Toledo mayor lifts water ban

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — A water ban that had hundreds of thousands of people in Ohio and Michigan scrambling for drinking water has been lifted, Toledo's mayor announced Monday.

Last Updated on Monday, 04 August 2014

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Ohio State band director's firing sets off clash

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The new president of Ohio State University and supporters of the school's storied marching band are clashing over the unexpected firing of a band director with deep roots in the organization.

Last Updated on Monday, 04 August 2014

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Pemberville out to solve cat troubles

BOWLING GREEN, Ohio (AP) — A village in northwestern Ohio is trying to solve a problem that residents say is spreading fast.

Last Updated on Monday, 04 August 2014

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Lake Erie's algae woes began building a decade ago

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — The toxins that contaminated the drinking water supply of 400,000 people in northwest Ohio didn't just suddenly appear.

Last Updated on Monday, 04 August 2014

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Ohio's gay marriage debate goes beyond courtroom

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The debate over Ohio's ban on gay marriage extends beyond the courtroom to libraries, community centers, living rooms and city streets.

Last Updated on Saturday, 02 August 2014

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Toledo to residents: Don't use or drink the water

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — About 400,000 people in and around Ohio's fourth-largest city were warned Saturday not to drink or use its water after tests revealed the presence of a toxin possibly from algae on Lake Erie.

Last Updated on Saturday, 02 August 2014

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Turnpike director to lead Ohio Health Department

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio Gov. John Kasich has tapped the state's turnpike commission director to lead the Department of Health.

Last Updated on Saturday, 02 August 2014

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Fired Ohio band head's backers sets up legal fund

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Friends of fired Ohio State University marching band director Jonathan Waters, who's accused of failing to stop salacious behavior among band members, have established a legal assistance fund to help him tell his side of the story.

Last Updated on Saturday, 02 August 2014

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