Letter to the Editor: Public safety, security top priority

Editor: This letter is prompted by a nasty email I received this week urging me to explain why the BLASST board and ODNR had to make the decision we did. Yes, we did receive a permit from ODNR, but it was much more comprehensive than past permits. For the first time, BLASST would have to provide its own insurance policy […]

The monster arrives at Lieb’s Island

BUCKEYE LAKE – After a 13-month construction hiatus and a more than 90-day startup delay, the most important part of Phase II is finally here. DeWind’s newly developed one pass trencher arrived at Lieb’s Island this week. It’s now 12- foot wide cutter head looks to be custom-designed to build the buttress wall behind Phase I’s seepage barrier. We speculated […]

Things to do…

Events Dawes Arboretum – Ohio 13, three miles north of I-70. Hike The Arboretum: Central Grounds – 9 to 11 a.m. on Saturday, June 17. FREE. Join a walk through the Central Grounds including the Woodland, Japanese, Learning and Daweswood House Gardens with The Arboretum’s Executive Director. Learn about current and future plans for these areas along the way. Registration […]



Police activity reports

Compiled from selected police activity reports. Buckeye Lake • May 25: Police were dispatched to the Motel 6 on a civil matter regarding money owed to the motel from a customer. • May 25: Police responded to Leisure Village on a civil standby so the complainant could obtain her property from the residence. • May 25: Police were dispatched to […]

2017-06-17 E-Edition