Stories by Other News

Try barley straw to control pond algae

Thursday, October 3, 2002

The use of barley straw has become more common as an alternative method for controlling excessive algae growth.

Want to collect books? Hear how from expert

Thursday, October 3, 2002

Warren resident and author Larry James Gianakos will discuss becoming a book collector Oct. 12 at the Howland library.

West Nile confirmed in 68 Ohio counties, 352 horses

Thursday, October 3, 2002

Ohio state lab results have confirmed a total of 352 cases of West Nile virus infection in Ohio horses covering 68 counties.

A year later: Crop industry taking safety issues more seriously

Thursday, September 26, 2002

Terrorist incidents causes people to recommit to being more vigilant in following safety procedures – even on the farm.

Antiques sale and show in Canfield Sept. 28 and 29

Thursday, September 26, 2002

An antiques sale and show is scheduled for Sept. 28-29 at the Canfield Fairgrounds in Canfield, Ohio.

Apples are at the core of the fun in Historic Zoar Village

Thursday, September 26, 2002

Historic Zoar Village, once noted for its apples and music, will commemorate that heritage at its annual Apfelfest, Oct. 5-6.

Attention Civil War buffs: Two Morgan’s Raid tours Oct. 12

Thursday, September 26, 2002

Two Morgan’s Raid Tours – following the path of Confederate Gen. John Hunt Morgan and his men through Carroll County, Ohio – will bring the events of July 26, 1863, to life.

Auctioneer’s license revoked

Thursday, September 26, 2002

The Ohio Department of Agriculture revoked the auctioneer’s license of Dennis D. Osburn of Vienna, W.Va., after finding an investigation showed he kept thousands of dollars from an auction that did not belong to him.

Fall foliage shows effects of drought

Thursday, September 26, 2002

This year’s drought – the latest in a four-year span of sharply lower-than-normal precipitation – might be the mother of all foliage-foiling weather conditions.

First-of-a-kind stamp exhibit open at Smithsonian National Postal Museum

Thursday, September 26, 2002

Philatelic Firsts, open through Oct. 28 at the Smithsonian’s National Postal Museum, showcases first-of-their-kind items from the first Hawaiian stamps to the first American invert stamp error.

eNewsletter

Get our Top Stories in Your Inbox