With the Rumpke Recycling Center on Columbus Road set to close after the first of the year, the city, county and solid waste district are still looking for ways to fill the gap that closing will create.
The old American National Can property should soon be in city hands. On Monday’s City Council agenda for third reading is a resolution accepting the donation of the property from Pechiney Plastic Packaging Inc.
With Liberty Township having passed the levy it will use to pay for fire and EMS service from the city of Mount Vernon, the Central Ohio Joint Fire District looks to a future as a slightly smaller department with a smaller budget.
It has been a productive year for Ariel-Foundation Park in its first full year of operation as the Foundation Park Conservancy has continued to take an active role in the management, maintenance and improvements at the park.
There were no surprises in the race for the 68th Ohio House of Representatives seat, as Republican Rick Carfagna ran up a solid majority in Knox County and appeared to be doing the same in Delaware County.
Report of babies born at hospitals other than Knox Community Hospital must
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date and place of birth. If either parent is under the age of 18, the signature
of a parent or guardian is necessary for each of the baby’s underage parents.
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Contact sports editor Bill Davis at 740-397-5333, ext. 247, E-mail or the sports desk at 740-397-5333, ext. 260.
If you would like to submit a game result or statistics, E-mail or fax it to 740-397-1321; or call the numbers above. The sports desk is staffed Sunday through Friday from 7 to 11 p.m.
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