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Cleanup Along River Planned In Honor Of Tim Buchanan

BY NANCY GAGNET | MIRROR REPORTER — Tim Buchanan loved spending time in and around the Maumee River, and he did everything he could to help others feel the same. The 42-year-old Maumee man owned River Lures Kayak Adventures in Grand Rapids and devoted himself to getting people out on the river. …

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Monclova Community Center Continues To Be A Viable Resource

BY KAREN GERHARDINGER | MIRROR REPORTER — Once a K-12 school filled with the sounds of chalkboard scribbles and fidgeting children, the Monclova Community Center of today is alive with the sounds of dancing feet, strumming guitars, boisterous laughter and cherished wedding vows. Built in 1912 and used as a school until 1974, …

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Volunteers Tackle Cleanup Efforts Along Maumee River

BY NANCY GAGNET | MIRROR REPORTER — After spending a muggy morning cleaning up areas of brush along the Maumee River, a team of dedicated volunteers will return this Saturday to do more work. Using chainsaws, shovels and clippers, the group spent much of last Saturday morning cutting away branches and overgrown …

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Maumee Begins Arduous Task Of Correcting Sewer System Woes

BY NANCY GAGNET | MIRROR REPORTER — There are no easy answers to Maumee’s sewer problems. As city officials grapple with fallout from news that for decades an excessive amount of sewer overflow has been illegally discharged into the Maumee River without being reported, residents and property owners are understandably angry. Many …

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