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Art Weber Honored For 50 Years With Parks

BY KAREN GERHARDINGER | MIRROR REPORTER — When Art Weber joined Metroparks Toledo in 1972, he was fresh out of college but had experience in writing and photography. The Toledo Metropolitan Park District, as it was known at the time, had just passed its first levy to meet the needs of a growing …

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Muddy Water Outdoors Prepares Anglers, Hunters

BY KAREN GERHARDINGER | MIRROR REPORTER — The diner counter with swivel stools and a bowl of chocolates hints at the ambience of Muddy Water Outdoors. Part tackle shop, gun store and shooting range, it’s also a place to shoot the breeze and share fish stories. And that’s just fine with Joe Stuard, …

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Morrison Ditch Restoration Alleviates Flooding, Runoff

The whipping wind and barren fields make it hard to picture the native plantings and flowing water, but the new Morrison Ditch is a thing of beauty to Lucas County Engineer Mike Pniewski. The 1,900-foot ditch, which runs between Monclova and Weckerly roads in Monclova Township, was recently transformed from …

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