Stories tagged with: Lake Erie

August 5, 2014 - 10:54am
1 year 51 weeks ago

This week that state's fourth largest city, Toledo, told 400,000 people to stop drinking its water after it became tainted with a toxin suspected to be from algae in Lake Erie.

City of Zanesville officials said that we don't have to worry about a toxin infecting our water supply because it comes from the ground not the surface.

"Our water is coming from a natural aquifer underground from wells," said Water Superintendent Paul Mills. "We have 12 wells that we pump...

June 13, 2010 - 4:41pm
6 years 6 weeks ago

Some students from 16 Ohio high schools are heading to Lake Erie this Monday and Tuesday for the 2010 Ohio Environthon. Two of those high schools happen to have a local connection...Granville and New Lexington High Schools.

The Ohio Environthon will is a competition that tests how much students know about land usage, forestry, wildlife, water sources, and other environmental issues.

Whoever wins will advance to the 2010 Canon Environthon in August at California State University....

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