The ban has been lifted, on Norwalk’s upper reservoir.
It was lifted late yesterday afternoon, by the Ohio EPA and city officials. The upper reservoir had been off-limits since last Monday, due to potentially harmful algae toxins.
Traffic will be restricted today, at the intersection of Norwalk’s Benedict Avenue and Elm Street, as workers continue seeding and grading the boulevard.
Motorists should use alternate routes, as traffic will be delayed.
A Sandusky man is behind bars, charged in connection with a 1987 murder in Florida.
64-year-old Carl McCauley was arrested yesterday at home, on a warrant issued by Polk County deputies. He’s accused of stabbing and killing 41-year-old Karen Watson in the Tampa Bay-area 27 years ago. McCauley has lived and worked in Sandusky for at least 15 years. He’s now facing extradition back to Florida.
Bond is set at $150,000 for a Bellevue woman accused of running a meth lab in her apartment.
Julie Singleton was arraigned yesterday in Bellevue Municipal Court. She’s facing six felony charges with more charges possible. A Monday search of her Thomas Avenue apartment turned up materials used to make crystal meth. Singleton’s case is expected to be bound over to a grand jury.
U.S. Route 6, just west of State Route 269 in Margaretta Township will close on Tuesday, September 2nd for a culvert replacement project.
Work should last a month.
Ohio State University officials want former band director Jonathon Waters to go away.
A statement from the school yesterday denied Waters’ request for a name-clearing hearing saying the decision to fire him was final. Waters’ attorney says if Ohio State won’t let him state his case, the federal courts might.
Time Warner officials continue to investigate yesterday’s nationwide internet outage.
The outage lasted several hours.
As we first told you yesterday, crews from The Weather Channel will be in Huron today and tomorrow, filming segments for a high school football-themed show called 12 weeks, 12 towns.
The series will debut September 5th. Along with Huron, the famed Massillon Tigers football program will be featured on the show.