erie erie  /ˈɪ ri/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a member of an Iroquoian people formerly living on the south shore of Lake Erie in northern Ohio and northwest Pennsylvania and western New York
  2. (n) the 4th largest of the Great Lakes; it is linked to the Hudson River by the New York State Barge Canal
  3. (n) a port city on Lake Erie in northwestern Pennsylvania

News

  1. Erie plans to put police station question back before voters

    Erie voters in November narrowly defeated a ballot measure that would have funded the construction of a new police station and municipal court. But the town Board of Trustees is convinced a second attempt, with a new approach and better timing, could turn the tables.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Boulder Daily Camera

  2. Erie man accused of attempted sexual assault

    Erie police accuse a city man of attempting to sexually assault a mentally disabled man on Sunday.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Erie Times-News

  3. Erie County Council OKs Sheriff's Office radio upgrade

    Erie County sheriff's deputies are getting the $68,000-plus radio system upgrade they've been asking for.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Erie Times-News

Quotes

  1. "Ohio's greatest potential for creating wind energy is offshore in Lake Erie, and this partnership marks a significant step forward," said Ohio Governor Ted Strickland. "In Ohio, we have all the right assets to make offshore wind energy...
    on May 24, 2010 By: Ted Strickland Source: MarketWatch (press release)

  2. "Even if the system is fixed, our audit of Erie County demonstrates that localities should seriously look at alternatives to the Statewide Wireless Network," DiNapoli added.
    on Aug 29, 2008 By: Thomas DiNapoli Source: FCW.com

  3. "I played in Cleveland where its close to Lake Erie and I still can't remember it being that cold," Riske said. "That was cold. I was out there shaking on the mound, freezing. I can't pitch with sleeves. I never have. I wasn't trying to be a...
    on Apr 6, 2007 By: David Riske Source: USA Today

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