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August 29th, 2013

U’polis rushes changes to ballot

August 29, 2013

UNIOPOLIS — Uniopolis Village Council members adopted a resolution accepting changes to ballot language for a 10-mill property tax levy during a special meeting held Tuesday.
For the full story, see the Wednesday, Aug. 28 edition of the Wapakoneta Daily News.

Hotel luxury in your home bathroom

August 29, 2013

Why do hotel towels and linens look better than the ones at home?
For the full story, see the Wednesday, Aug. 28 edition of the Wapakoneta Daily News.

Fog delay

August 29, 2013

Wapakoneta City Schools are operating on a 2-hour delay this morning (Aug. 29). 

August 27th

Election picture clears in Uniopolis

August 27, 2013

Staff Writer
UNIOPOLIS — The village of Uniopolis has appeared to have dodged at least one crisis as the November general election approaches.
Mayor Greg Ritchie filed his petition Monday with Auglaize County Board of Elections to run for the expiring mayoral seat. He filed shortly before the 4 p.m. deadline.
Ritchie formerly had been a member of the village council and served as its president. Ritchie took over the mayor position in December after Bill Rolston resigned from the post.

New capacity charge for water usage sent to council

August 27, 2013

City water consumers will not see a 5 percent increase on their bill starting Jan. 1 if Wapakoneta City Council passes planned legislation based on a recommendation from the Utilities Committee.
For the full story, see the Tuesday, Aug. 27 edition of the Wapakoneta Daily News.

Kilowatt-hour tax collection from consumers being studied

August 27, 2013

With millions of dollars from a fund spent to rebuild and upgrade the city’s electric system coupled with stagnant revenue, Wapakoneta City Council members discussed possible solutions to raise money for the Electric Expansion Fund with their utility consultant.
For the full story, see the Tuesday, Aug. 27 edition of the Wapakoneta Daily News.

Mayor: Sister Cities to go on

August 27, 2013

Despite a tragic fatal accident last week involving a 16-year-old exchange student, leaders in Wapakoneta and Lengerich, Germany, wish to continue a student exchange program between the two Sister Cities.
Wapakoneta Mayor Rodney Metz said after Monday’s Wapakoneta City Council meeting that he has been in constant contact with Ursula Hohmann-Assig, who is president of the Sister Cities organization in Lengerich, Germany.

August 26th

Improvement set for fall

August 26, 2013

Assistant Managing Editor
A Coldwater company is performing more than $58,000 in improvements to two Auglaize County-owned buildings this fall.
More than $39,000 of that work is being done at the Auglaize County Law Enforcement Center with more than $18,700 for waterproofing and more than $20,000 for expansion joints.
Auglaize County Administrator Mike Hensley said the work was necessary after some shifting and weathering at the building built in the late 1990s. Included in the work is power washing the building on Dearbaugh Avenue.

BO Park progressing, mayor says more needs to be done

August 26, 2013

The newest park in the Wapakoneta park system hopefully should have drainage tile, grass seed and a shelter house by the end of this year, the mayor says, but the project continues to hit snags.
For the full story, see the Monday, Aug. 26 edition of the Wapakoneta Daily News.

Third-grader loves playing sports

August 26, 2013

One Wapakoneta Elementary School third-grader was not looking forward to the first day of school Friday.
For the full story, see the Monday, Aug. 26 edition of the Wapakoneta Daily News.

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