Sunday, March 9 2014 10:54 PM EDT2014-03-10 02:54:31 GMT
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MAUMEE, OH (Toledo News Now) -
The tragic story of a mother duck hit by a car in Maumee has a happy ending now thanks to two Ohio State Troopers.
Sergeant Chad Durfey with the Ohio State Highway Patrol says he and Trooper Ladonna Klocinski were traveling west on U.S. 24 near Fallen Timbers mall just after 10 a.m. Wednesday when they noticed traffic was stopped.
Drivers were slowing down and stopping to avoid hitting a group of ducklings. The ducklings' mother had been hit and killed by a car.
That's when the two troopers took over. They stopped traffic and corralled the baby ducks into their vehicle.
"It took us some time to get them all gathered up, but we got them," said Sergeant Durfey.
Trooper Klocinski then took the ducklings to Nature's Nursery, which cares for wild animals in need of help.
Sergeant Durfey says he has helped injured deer many times in his career, but this is the first time dealing with ducks.
We contacted Nature's Nursery to check on the ducklings and they are doing well! They are wood ducks and they will be put into rehabilitation until they are about 6-8 weeks old. Once they reach that age they will be released into the wild.
Monday, March 10 2014 4:40 PM EDT2014-03-10 20:40:03 GMT
Commissioner Marion Williams has requested an investigation into former City Administrator Fred Russell.Williams has accused Russell of deleting files from a county-owned computer hard drive prior to hisMore >>
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Monday, March 10 2014 1:02 PM EDT2014-03-10 17:02:19 GMT
A replacement for former Columbia Co. tax commissioner Kay Allen won't be for a while.County officials say a special election won't be held until November.Nancy Gay, elections director for the county,More >>
A replacement for former Columbia Co. tax commissioner Kay Allen won't be for a while.More >>
Monday, March 10 2014 9:17 AM EDT2014-03-10 13:17:30 GMT
Attorney Chris Stewart's message is loud and clear."We're still talking to people litigating the case, we're going to keep pushing this case until it's before 12 people of this community, so they canMore >>
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Sunday, March 9 2014 9:19 PM EDT2014-03-10 01:19:51 GMT
Savannah Riverkeeper Tonya Bonitatibus is excited that the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers announced Friday they will fund the $300,000 feasibility study of repairs and updates to the New Savannah BluffMore >>
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers announced Friday they will fund the $300,000 feasibility study of repairs and updates to the New Savannah Bluff Lock and Dam.More >>
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