TOLEDO - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/TOLEDO News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Toledo mayor lifts water ban in northwest Ohio http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58258800-68/lake-algae-ohio-toledo.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58258800-68/lake-algae-ohio-toledo.html.csp">Toledo mayor lifts water ban in northwest Ohio</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JOHN SEEWER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-04T09:10:41.168-06:00">Updated Aug 4, 2014 09:10AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Toledo, Ohio • A water ban that had hundreds of thousands of people in Ohio and Michigan scrambling for drinking water has been lifted, Toledo’s mayor announced Monday. Mayor D. Michael Collins called the drinking water safe and lifted the ban at a Monday morning news conference. “Our water is safe,” Collins said. “Families can return to normal life.” Ohio’s fourth-largest city warned residents not to use city water early Saturday after tests at one treatment plant showed readings for microcysti...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582588002014-08-04T09:10:41.168-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-04T09:10:41.168-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58258800@www.sltrib.com Mon, 04 Aug 2014 09:10:41 MDT Ohio’s 4th-largest city: Don’t drink the water http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58253823-68/toledo-residents-algae-lake.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58253823-68/toledo-residents-algae-lake.html.csp">Ohio’s 4th-largest city: Don’t drink the water</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JOHN SEEWER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-02T11:29:01.716-06:00">Updated Aug 2, 2014 11:29AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Toledo, Ohio • Toxins possibly from algae on Lake Erie fouled the water supply of the state’s fourth-largest city Saturday, forcing officials to issue warnings not to drink the water and the governor to declare a state of emergency as worried residents descended on stores, quickly clearing shelves of bottled water. “It looked like Black Friday,” said Aundrea Simmons, who stood in a line of about 50 people at a pharmacy before buying four cases of water. “I have children and elderly parents. They...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582538232014-08-02T11:29:01.716-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-02T11:29:01.716-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58253823@www.sltrib.com Sat, 02 Aug 2014 11:29:01 MDT