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    West Nile virus found in Ottawa Hills

    West Nile virus found in Ottawa Hills

    Monday, July 28 2014 4:09 PM EDT2014-07-28 20:09:22 GMT
    West Nile is in Northwest Ohio. Biologists are confirming that 30 mosquitos tested positive for the virus. The test site where the infected mosquitos were found is in the Ottawa Hills area by Central Avenue. 30 mosquitos gathered around the second week of July were found to be carrying the virus. Health officials warn just one bite from an infected mosquito can give you the virus. In most people, West Nile feels like the flu, with aches, pains and fatigue. In some, the virus can be very ...
    West Nile is in Northwest Ohio. Biologists are confirming that 30 mosquitos tested positive for the virus. The test site where the infected mosquitos were found is in the Ottawa Hills area by Central Avenue. 30 mosquitos gathered around the second week of July were found to be carrying the virus. Health officials warn just one bite from an infected mosquito can give you the virus. In most people, West Nile feels like the flu, with aches, pains and fatigue. In some, the virus can be very ...
  • Toppled rail cars remain along tracks after Springfield Twp. train derailment

    Toppled rail cars remain along tracks after Springfield Twp. train derailment

    Monday, July 28 2014 4:22 PM EDT2014-07-28 20:22:01 GMT
    25 days after a train derailed at the Crissey Road Crossing, 11 overturned rail cars and piles of other parts remain between the tracks and Old Airport Highway. 
    25 days after a train derailed at the Crissey Road Crossing, 11 overturned rail cars and piles of other parts remain between the tracks and Old Airport Highway. 

  • Lucas County to unify economic development efforts

    Lucas County to unify economic development efforts

    Monday, July 28 2014 4:02 PM EDT2014-07-28 20:02:52 GMT
    Lucas County will change the way it attracts jobs to the area by unifying economic development efforts into one county department.
    Lucas County will change the way it attracts jobs to the area by unifying economic development efforts into one county department.

EVENING NEWS HEADLINES - NOVEMBER 8, 2012

NEW LOCAL NEWS

1. "SUSPICIOUS FIRE"

Investigators are calling a fire at a home in Toledo suspicious. It happened in the 600 block of Belmont earlier tonight. Firefighters say the home was unoccupied but when they got on the scene, they found heavy smoke and fire coming from the front of the building. The got the blaze knocked down but say their efforts were hampered by holes in the floor. No word on the cause but an arson investigator was called to the scene.

2. SCRAP YARD RAIDED

Federal agents raided a local scrap yard in Delta and 13abc was first to tell you about it at noon. The scrap yard is on Airport Highway in Fulton County. Some 20 IRS agents spent hours searching Ohio Scrap. The federal agency's criminal investigation unit looks into income tax fraud, money laundering and currency violations, though agents aren't releasing the reason for the raid. Employees say federal agents came in this morning and started questioning workers.

NEW STATE NEWS

3. HEALTH CARE LAW

(AP) - Ohio officials are grappling with how to approach the federal health care law now that the presidential election is behind them. State health officials said Thursday they are preparing to notify Washington if they'll be setting up a new health insurance market, called an exchange. States face a deadline a week from today to submit their plans.

4. OHIO JUSTICE REMEMBERED

(AP) - The first black justice to serve on the state Supreme Court will be remembered tomorrow at a memorial service on the campus of his alma mater, Ohio State University. Justice Robert Duncan died last week at age 85.

NEW NATIONAL NEWS

5. PRESIDENT CALLS ON CONGRESS

(AP) - President Barack Obama will call on Congress tomorrow to take the actions needed to prevent the so-called fiscal cliff from happening on January 1st. An independent analysis concludes that a prolonged delay by lawmakers to avert higher taxes for most Americans and deep program cuts could trigger a recession and a spike in unemployment.

6. HOLIDAY SHIPPING

(AP) - The U.S. Postal Service says the holiday mail crush is coming soon, and has announced what you need to know about this year's key dates. One big date to remember is December 17, expected to be the busiest mailing day of the year for holiday cards and packages. For procrastinators, December 22 is the last day to send Express Mail to make sure it gets delivered on Christmas Day.

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