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thehelmsandusky_com_features_ottawacountyparkdistr_utm_campaign_June_205_2C_202024_20_20_20_20093604.pdf

Slow burn: Decades after its creation, the Park District of Ottawa County has several irons in the outdoor-recreation fire, Mark Meszoros, The Helm, June 5 2024

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Summer-biking-opportunities-to-expand-The-Beacon-May-30-2024.pdf Summer biking opportunities to expand, The Beacon, May 30 2024.pdf

Summer biking opportunities to expand, Park District of Ottawa County awarded $1.1 million to extend North Coast Inland Trail, The Beacon, May 30 2024

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PRESS-RELEASE-Park-District-of-Ottawa-County-awarded-1_1-million-to-extend-North-Coast-Inland-Trail.pdf PRESS RELEASE Park District of Ottawa County awarded $1.1 million to extend North Coast Inland Trail.pdf

PRESS RELEASE Park District of Ottawa County awarded $1.1 million to extend North Coast Inland Trail

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thebeacon_net_staying_active_comes_naturally_in_ot20lake_outdoor_20activities_20in_20Ottawa_20County.pdf

Staying active comes naturally in Ottawa County, By Sheri Trusty, The Beacon, May 16 2024

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PRESS-RELEASE-Park-District-of-Ottawa-County-and-Village-of-Genoa-cutting-two-ribbons-on-May-30.pdf PRESS RELEASE Park District of Ottawa County and Village of Genoa cutting two ribbons on May 30.pdf

PRESS RELEASE: Park District of Ottawa County and Village of Genoa cutting two ribbons on May 30

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thebeacon_net_park_district_of_ottawa_county_embarks_on_multiuse_trail_project.pdf

Park District of Ottawa County embarks on multiuse trail project, Sheri Trusty, The Beacon, April 25 2024

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Ottawa County Park District eyes Marblehead Peninsula trail options. Have your say, By Jessica Denton, Port Clinton News Herald, April 24

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Upcoming-public-open-house-provides-opportunity-to-explore-connectivity-needs-on-Marblehead-Peninsula.pdf Upcoming public open house provides opportunity to explore connectivity needs on Marblehead Peninsula.pdf

Press Release April 9 2024

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Park-District-of-Ottawa-County-acquires-undeveloped-Catawba-land-parcel-PRESS-RELEASE.pdf Park District of Ottawa County acquires undeveloped Catawba land parcel PRESS RELEASE.pdf

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thebeacon_net_history_and_hot_cocoa_make_for_sweet_fun_in_elmore.pdf

History and hot cocoa make for sweet fun in Elmore, The Beacon, Sheri Trusty, February 1 2024

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portclintonnewsherald_com_story_news_local_2024_01_donated_land_into_kayak_launch_trails_72148488007.pdf

Black Swamp Conservancy donates 12 acres of land, marsh, shoreline to Ottawa parks, Port Clinton News Herald, January 9

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PRESS-RELEASE-Newly-named-‘West-Harbor-Preserve-becomes-the-Park-District-of-Ottawa-Countys-first-park.pdf PRESS RELEASE Newly named ‘West Harbor Preserve’ becomes the Park District of Ottawa County’s first park.pdf

Newly named 'West Harbor Preserve' becomes the Park District of Ottawa County's first park

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Renewed-Terms.pdf Renewed Terms.pdf

Madison, McCartney seats renewed on county park board

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PRESS-RELEASE-Terms-renewed-for-two-members-of-Board-of-Park-Commissioners.pdf PRESS RELEASE Terms renewed for two members of Board of Park Commissioners.pdf

PRESS RELEASE Terms renewed for two members of Board of Park Commissioners

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Parks-and-Trails-Improvement-Grant-applications-due-soon.jpeg Parks and Trails Improvement Grant applications due soon.jpeg

Parks and Trails Improvement Grant applications due soon, Sheri Trusty, The Beacon, December 14 2023

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thebeacon_net_new_park_amenities_on_the_horizon_in_port_clinton.pdf

New amenities on the horizon in Port Clinton, The Beacon, Sheri Trusty, November 30 2023

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Beacon-Recreational-Amenities-Survey-and-Plan.jpeg Beacon Recreational Amenities Survey and Plan.jpeg

With recreation in mind, Port Clinton plan needs input, The Beacon, November 23, 2023

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Parks-and-Trails-Improvement-Grant-Program.pdf Parks and Trails Improvement Grant Program.pdf

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Marblehead-Peninsula-Trail-Feasibility-Study_Beacon_110223.jpeg Marblehead Peninsula Trail Feasibility Study_Beacon_110223.jpeg

Marblehead Peninsula Trail Feasibility Study_The Beacon_110223

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Follow flickering jack-o-lanterns in Pumpkin Walk, The Beacon, 10.19.23

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Ribbon-Cutting-The-Beacon-10_5_23.pdf Ribbon Cutting, The Beacon, 10.5.23.pdf

Ribbon cutting commemorates Ottawa County Fairgrounds Kayak Launch, The Beacon, Oct. 5, 2023

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Ottawa County Parks Visit, Island Green Scene, Fall 2023

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Island Green Scene, Fall 2023

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presspublications_com_content_ottawa_county_hiking_challenge_program_starts_sept_1.pdf

Ottawa County: Hiking challenge program starts Sept. 1, The Press, August 11 2023

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thebeacon_net_get_fit_and_win_a_hat_with_outdoor_hiking_challenge.pdf

Get fit and win a hat with Outdoor Hiking Challenge, By Sheri Trusty, The Beacon, Sept. 7 2023

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cleveland_com_metro_2023_09_biking_95_miles_on_ohi_waterfalls_from_elyria_to_genoa_video_photos_html.pdf

Biking 95 miles on Ohio's North Coast Inland Trail offers tranquil farmland, dense forest, waterfalls from Lorain to Genoa, By John Pana, cleveland.com, Sept. 5 2023

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PRESS-RELEASE-Outdoor-Hiking-Challenge.pdf PRESS RELEASE Outdoor Hiking Challenge.pdf

The inaugural Outdoor Hiking Challenge kicks off September 1, 2023.

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PRESS-RELEASE-Kayak-Launch-Ribbon-Cutting.pdf PRESS RELEASE Kayak Launch Ribbon Cutting.pdf

PRESS RELEASE, Ribbon Cutting to commemorate Ottawa County Fairgrounds Kayak Launch

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Trish-McCartney-Park-Board.pdf Trish McCartney Park Board.pdf

Press Release, Trish McCartney Joins Board of Park Commissioners, July 5 2023

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Shores-and-Islands-Grant-Received.pdf Shores and Islands Grant Received.pdf

Press Release, Shores & Islands Ohio Awards Destination Development Grant to Park District of Ottawa County, June 27 2023

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Ottawa-County-agencies-offer-youths-bike-safety-course.pdf Ottawa County agencies offer youths bike safety course.pdf

By Sheri Trusty, The News-Messenger, June 19, 2023

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Eagle-Scout-Creates-Kayak-Launch-on-Little-Portage-River.pdf

By Sheri Trusty, The Beacon, June 7, 2023

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Our-Early-Years.pdf Our Early Years.pdf

by Jannah Wilson

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