Defiance Regional Medical Center verified as Level III trauma center

By TODD HELBERG City Editor Published:

The battle over the states 1-cent sales tax increase enacted in May 2003 has spilled onto the local level. At issue is an initiative petition by Ohio Citizens for Tax Repeal led by Ohio Secretary of State J. Kenneth Blackwell to repeal the sales tax increase, touted as a temporary increase when passed to resolve the states 2004-2005 biennial budget crisis.