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Trustees place additional fire/EMS levy on November ballot

JACKSONTOWN – Monday night, Licking Township Trustees unanimously placed an additional three-mill fire and EMS levy for the Licking Township Fire Com- pany on the November ballot. More...

Analysis: Dam activity picks up

COLUMBUS – Some tangible progress is now being made on replacing the Buckeye Lake dam. More...

Clothing, back-to-school supplies to be sales tax free Aug. 7-9

COLUMBUS – Ohio’s first ever state sales tax holiday can save buyers seven percent on clothing and back-to-school pur chases Aug. 7 - 9. More...

Police Report

Police activity reports

Compiled from selected police activity reports. Buckeye Lake • July 13: A Lynwood Drive woman reported that her estranged husband was stalking her. More...

Editorials & Letters

Letters to the Editor

Your letters are welcomed and encouraged. We prefer typewritten letters of 250 words or less. All letters must be signed and include your name, address, and a daytime phone number where we can reach you for confirmation purposes. More...

A few BLASST shirts are still available

Editor: Most of this year’s BLASST T-shirts have sold. The remaining stock is at Buckeye Lake Place in downtown Millersport and at Fishers Marina on Lieb’s Island. If you are a tank shirt kind of person we have plenty of those. More...

Support your community & schools on Aug 4

Editor: I am thankful to have two teenaged sons who are happy, healthy and love their school. I give a lot of credit for that to the Walnut Township Local School District. And that’s why I urge you to vote YES for the levy on August 4th. More...

Obituaries

Nicholas “Nick” Scott Alexander

A funeral service for Nicholas “Nick” Scott Alexander, 34, of Thornville, was held July 20, 2015, at Brucker and Kishler Funeral Home, with Pastor Ron Hock officiating. Burial followed in Newark Memorial Gardens. More...

Donald H. Lebold

Donald H. Lebold, age 74, passed away July 21, 2015, at The James Cancer Hospital. More...

Anthony Spiert, Jr.

A funeral service, celebrating the life of Anthony Spiert, Jr., 76, of Etna, will be held on Thursday, July 23, 2015, at 11:00 a.m. in the Christian Apostolic Church in Newark, with Pastor Keith Sjostrand as celebrant. More...