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Cheering on the Galion Tigers
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Masked bandit robs Marengo Dollar General
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Crestline woman accused of threatening witness
Galion students explore career opportunities in sports

Galion students explore career opportunities in sports

GALION — Sixth- and seventh-graders at Galion Middle School students are learning about career opportunities in professional and collegiate sports t...

December 7th, 2017 updated: December 7th, 2017. |  


Gallery: Northmor 66, Crawford 63 in OT, Dec. 6, 2017. Photos by Don Tudor

Gallery: Northmor 66, Crawford 63 in OT, Dec. 6, 2017. Photos by Don Tudor

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December 7th, 2017 |  


Crawford Park District event schedule

Crawford Park District event schedule

Another Wild Wednesday coming up At either 10 a.m. or 2 p.m., come to the Nature Center at Lowe-Volk Park and enjoy an hour of nature exploration wit...

December 7th, 2017 updated: December 6th, 2017. |  


Preliminary site plan for Ohio 598 development approved

Preliminary site plan for Ohio 598 development approved

Sleep Inn development could eventually include a grocery GALION — The work that goes into getting a parcel of land ready for annexation and develop...

December 6th, 2017 updated: December 6th, 2017. |  


Galion Middle School making an effort to recognize student leaders

Galion Middle School making an effort to recognize student leaders

GALION — Staff and administrators at Galion Middle School are making leadership a focal point of the educational environment this school year with a...

December 6th, 2017 updated: December 6th, 2017. |  


Dear Downey, new craft boutique, opening next month in Galion

Dear Downey, new craft boutique, opening next month in Galion

With a focus on custom-designed shirts and gifts, Dear Downey will also offer decorating items GALION — Kaela Downey has been crafting for as lon...

December 6th, 2017 updated: December 6th, 2017. |  


SPORTS


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Cheering on the Galion Tigers
Northmor boys outshoot Fredericktown in KMAC opener

Northmor boys outshoot Fredericktown in KMAC opener

Northmor opened their KMAC season in boys’ basketball in fine fashion on Friday, dispatching visiting Fredericktown by an 81-51 margin, moving their...

December 11th, 2017 updated: December 13th, 2017. |  


Knights wrestle their way to two wins

Knights wrestle their way to two wins

GALION — The Northmor Golden Knights wrestling squad opened their season on Wednesday, December 6 with a home tri-meet against the Mansfield Sen...

December 8th, 2017 |  


Knights top Eagles in OT thriller

Knights top Eagles in OT thriller

GALION — On Wednesday evening, the Northmor High School gymnasium was flooded with a sea of black and gold as the Northmor Golden Knights played...

December 7th, 2017 |  


Tigers, Eagles split dual swim contest

Tigers, Eagles split dual swim contest

GALION — The Galion YMCA played host to two swimming teams with a history of strong programs on the afternoon of Wednesday, December 6.Galion we...

December 7th, 2017 |  


Galion grapplers split tri-meet

Galion grapplers split tri-meet

GALION — The Galion Tigers wrestling team opened their winter campaign on Wednesday, December 6 with a home tri-meet against the Ridgedale Rocke...

December 7th, 2017 |  


Photo Gallery:  Galion vs Colonel Crawford Swimming 12-6-17.  Photos by Erin Miller.

Photo Gallery: Galion vs Colonel Crawford Swimming 12-6-17. Photos by Erin Miller.

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December 7th, 2017 updated: December 7th, 2017. |  


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LIFE


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Galion area police reports
Interest high for community development grants for Galion

Interest high for community development grants for Galion

GALION — More than 40 people showed up Wednesday — at the first of two meetings that day — to learn more about a $300,000 Community Development ...

December 10th, 2017 updated: December 11th, 2017. |  


Galion police reports

Galion PoliceMonday1:41 a.m. — Police warned the occupant of a vehicle parked at Ammens Reservoir regarding park curfew.8:50 a.m. — Police...

December 10th, 2017 |  


Woman’s mission: Knitting Socks for Soldiers

Woman’s mission: Knitting Socks for Soldiers

SHELBY — Kim Opperman has her heart (and foot) into a project that is receiving attention around the nation. Opperman, of Shelby, is president an...

December 8th, 2017 updated: December 10th, 2017. |  


#Giving2sday generates more than $155,000

#Giving2sday generates more than $155,000

BUCYRUS — Area residents who support the Community Foundation Serving Crawford County donated $120,000 on Nov. 28, #giving2sday, which led to anothe...

December 7th, 2017 updated: December 7th, 2017. |  


Photo Gallery:  Galion vs Colonel Crawford Swimming 12-6-17.  Photos by Erin Miller.

Photo Gallery: Galion vs Colonel Crawford Swimming 12-6-17. Photos by Erin Miller.

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December 7th, 2017 updated: December 7th, 2017. |  


Crawford Park District event schedule

Crawford Park District event schedule

Another Wild Wednesday coming up At either 10 a.m. or 2 p.m., come to the Nature Center at Lowe-Volk Park and enjoy an hour of nature exploration wit...

December 7th, 2017 updated: December 6th, 2017. |  


OPINION


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Column: Legislation includes middle-class tax cuts
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Column: Protect health care for Ohio kids
Column: Preserve funding to protect Lake Erie

Column: Preserve funding to protect Lake Erie

Lake Erie is a treasure for Ohio. In addition to being Ohio’s No. 1 tourist destination, Lake Erie provides drinking water for 3 million Ohioans and...

December 5th, 2017 updated: December 5th, 2017. |  


Column: Deer gun harvest up since last year

Column: Deer gun harvest up since last year

The extremely mild weather last week was very beneficial as deer hunters checked 72,814 white-tailed deer during Ohio’s 2017 weeklong deer-gun hunti...

December 4th, 2017 updated: December 4th, 2017. |  


Column: Do you have some off-beat holiday traditions?

Column: Do you have some off-beat holiday traditions?

I wonder. In the future — say 1,500 years or 2,000 from now, after the apes, gorillas and orangutans have taken over the planet — what will arc...

December 4th, 2017 updated: December 4th, 2017. |  


Drug abuse problem must be attacked on multiple fronts

Drug abuse problem must be attacked on multiple fronts

Crawford County officials said this month that they’ve joined a growing group of county and city governments in filing suit against five of the larg...

November 29th, 2017 updated: November 29th, 2017. |  


Column: Hungry Hounds, Seven of Nine and cold weather

Column: Hungry Hounds, Seven of Nine and cold weather

When the weather turns, I look for things that produce heat. It didn’t used to be that way, but the older I get, the more cold weather bothers me...

November 23rd, 2017 updated: November 22nd, 2017. |  


Column: Take time to be thankful

Column: Take time to be thankful

Some surviving family writings from the 1800s provide perspective on being thankful for a wide variety of things. Thus we may be thankful: For n...

November 22nd, 2017 updated: November 22nd, 2017. |  


BUSINESS


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Galion students explore career opportunities in sports
Preliminary site plan for Ohio 598 development approved

Preliminary site plan for Ohio 598 development approved

Sleep Inn development could eventually include a grocery GALION — The work that goes into getting a parcel of land ready for annexation and develop...

December 6th, 2017 updated: December 6th, 2017. |  


Dear Downey, new craft boutique, opening next month in Galion

Dear Downey, new craft boutique, opening next month in Galion

With a focus on custom-designed shirts and gifts, Dear Downey will also offer decorating items GALION — Kaela Downey has been crafting for as lon...

December 6th, 2017 updated: December 6th, 2017. |  


Learn more about downtown Galion revitalization grant today at noon, 5:30 p.m.

Learn more about downtown Galion revitalization grant today at noon, 5:30 p.m.

Building and business owners encouraged to attend meetings at Galion Public Library or Christ United Methodist Church GALION — The City of Galion...

December 6th, 2017 updated: December 6th, 2017. |  


Rover Pipeline gives $10,000 to EMAs in Crawford, Richland counties

Rover Pipeline gives $10,000 to EMAs in Crawford, Richland counties

Rover donating $270,000 to EMA across four states MANSFIELD — Rover Pipeline presented $10,000 checks to Crawford and Richland County Emergency M...

December 5th, 2017 updated: December 5th, 2017. |  


Concert series honors Herb Krichbaum

Concert series honors Herb Krichbaum

Sunday performance pays homage to long-time teacher, director GALION — A long-time icon who literally taught hundreds in Galion and surrounding...

December 4th, 2017 updated: December 4th, 2017. |  


New courses are winners with Galion High School students

New courses are winners with Galion High School students

GALION — Two new courses at Galion High School are challenging students, while helping prepare them for college and beyond. Global Logistics and ...

December 4th, 2017 updated: December 4th, 2017. |  


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