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7:07 am
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Column: Don’t put profits ahead of veterans
7:07 am
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Galion police calls
12:31 pm
Updated: 1:53 pm. |    
Spash park, Heise Park pool will open June 2
Graduates: Take time to enjoy this time of your life

Graduates: Take time to enjoy this time of your life

It’s graduation season in north central Ohio. The signs are all around: multi-colored caps and gowns all over Facebook and other social media sit...

May 21st, 2018 updated: May 21st, 2018. |  


Jump for joy at Altitude Trampoline Park

Jump for joy at Altitude Trampoline Park

Coming Wednesday: Ohio Day Trips. This unique effort of the Galion Inquirer, Bellville Star, Morrow County Sentinel and Delaware Gazette is a glossy m...

May 21st, 2018 updated: May 21st, 2018. |  


Efforts to control mosquitoes in Galion are continuing

Efforts to control mosquitoes in Galion are continuing

GALION — The Galion Health Department will continue mosquito control activities in the community this year, using grant funds from the Ohio Environm...

May 21st, 2018 updated: May 21st, 2018. |  


Distribution center could mean 400 new jobs in Morrow County

Distribution center could mean 400 new jobs in Morrow County

MOUNT GILEAD — A major retailer plans to create 400 distribution jobs in southern Morrow County to serve Dollar Tree and Family Dollar stores. A ...

May 21st, 2018 updated: May 21st, 2018. |  


Gallery: Galion Softball vs. Crestview District Championship 5-17-18.  Photos by Erin Miller.

Gallery: Galion Softball vs. Crestview District Championship 5-17-18. Photos by Erin Miller.

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May 19th, 2018 updated: May 19th, 2018. |  


Galion woman gets three years in prison for violating community control rules

Galion woman gets three years in prison for violating community control rules

BUCYRUS — After Common Pleas Court Judge Sean Leuthold declared he had done everything possible to help a Galion woman, he sadly sent her to prison....

May 19th, 2018 updated: May 19th, 2018. |  


SPORTS


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Column: Ohio Wildlife Council approves regulations
Gallery:  Third Friday in Galion 5-18-18.  Photos by Erin Miller.

Gallery: Third Friday in Galion 5-18-18. Photos by Erin Miller.

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May 21st, 2018 |  


Golden Knights will be well represented at regionals

Golden Knights will be well represented at regionals

PATASKALA — The Northmor Golden Knights track and field teams were down in Pataskala at Watkins Memorial High School over a span of three days l...

May 21st, 2018 |  


Crawford track squads claim a pair of district titles

Crawford track squads claim a pair of district titles

BUCYRUS — The track and field squads from Colonel Crawford and Crestline did not have a long trip to compete in their district championship last...

May 21st, 2018 |  


Lady Tigers win Oak Harbor district track meet

Lady Tigers win Oak Harbor district track meet

OAK HARBOR — When all was said and done after the two-day district track and field meet in Oak Harbor on Friday, the Galion Lady Tigers would fi...

May 21st, 2018 |  


Gallery: Galion Softball vs. Crestview District Championship 5-17-18.  Photos by Erin Miller.

Gallery: Galion Softball vs. Crestview District Championship 5-17-18. Photos by Erin Miller.

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May 19th, 2018 updated: May 19th, 2018. |  


Lady Tigers win district softball title; regional tournament is next

Lady Tigers win district softball title; regional tournament is next

LEXINGTON — Galion won it’s first district softball championship in at least 35 years, according to Galion superintendent Jim Grubbs, with a 4-1 w...

May 19th, 2018 updated: May 19th, 2018. |  


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LIFE


7:07 am
Updated: 7:21 am. |    
Column: Don’t put profits ahead of veterans
Galion police calls

Galion police calls

Thursday 2:28 a.m. — Police were notified of a missing or runaway juvenile from the 400 block of Portland Way N. 3:32 a.m. — A resident from...

May 23rd, 2018 updated: May 23rd, 2018. |  


Lest we forget: Missing Man Table a reminder of those who didn’t return

Lest we forget: Missing Man Table a reminder of those who didn’t return

Area businesses taking a part in effort to remember those who never made it home GALION — Galion’s Joni O’Leary was on a mission. She had seen ...

May 23rd, 2018 updated: May 23rd, 2018. |  


Spash park, Heise Park pool will open June 2

Spash park, Heise Park pool will open June 2

GALION — The Heise Park pool and the the splash park facility at East Park will both open for the 2018 season on Saturday, June 2. Both facilities w...

May 22nd, 2018 updated: May 22nd, 2018. |  


Column: Ohio Wildlife Council approves regulations

Column: Ohio Wildlife Council approves regulations

The 2018-2019 hunting and trapping seasons were among the regulations approved by the Ohio Wildlife Council at its scheduled meeting on Thursday, May ...

May 21st, 2018 updated: May 22nd, 2018. |  


Gallery:  Third Friday in Galion 5-18-18.  Photos by Erin Miller.

Gallery: Third Friday in Galion 5-18-18. Photos by Erin Miller.

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May 21st, 2018 |  


Tom, Elsie Smith celebrated 50th anniversary Saturday

Tom, Elsie Smith celebrated 50th anniversary Saturday

Tom and Elsie Smith celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Saturday, May 19,2018. Married in 1968, they raised one son, Troy Smith (Laurie) and ...

May 21st, 2018 updated: May 21st, 2018. |  


OPINION


7:07 am
Updated: 7:21 am. |    
Column: Don’t put profits ahead of veterans
2:10 pm
Updated: 6:32 am. |    
Column: Ohio Wildlife Council approves regulations
7:38 am
Updated: 7:45 am. |    
Graduates: Take time to enjoy this time of your life
Column: A look at domestic violence, mental illness

Column: A look at domestic violence, mental illness

In discussions about domestic violence, its causes, and its effects, mental health is often a part of the conversation. In observance of May’s Menta...

May 16th, 2018 updated: May 16th, 2018. |  


Nation cracking down on fentanyl dealers

Nation cracking down on fentanyl dealers

Unfortunately, we know that illegal, deadly fentanyl is all too common in Ohio. Our local law enforcement must deal with it on a nearly daily basis.An...

May 15th, 2018 |  


Column: A truly unique Mother’s Day adventure

Column: A truly unique Mother’s Day adventure

What’s the nicest thing you can give a working wife with children on Mother’s Day? Answer? A week off, a week away from alarm clocks, cooking, cle...

May 14th, 2018 updated: May 14th, 2018. |  


Column: This guy needs to buy a calendar

Column: This guy needs to buy a calendar

There is a lot of going on this time of year. That means my mind is more unorganized than usual. A thought jumps into my head and a few minutes lat...

May 9th, 2018 updated: May 9th, 2018. |  


Turkey season has started in Ohio

Turkey season has started in Ohio

Ohio hunters checked 10,415 wild turkeys during the first week of the wild turkey hunting season, April 23-29. The youth season saw 1,895 birds checke...

May 7th, 2018 |  


Column: Bicyclists must follow the law, too

Column: Bicyclists must follow the law, too

May is National Bike Month. It is a celebration of bicycling held every year. Established in 1956, the designation encourages people to get on their b...

May 7th, 2018 updated: May 7th, 2018. |  


BUSINESS


Jump for joy at Altitude Trampoline Park

Jump for joy at Altitude Trampoline Park

Coming Wednesday: Ohio Day Trips. This unique effort of the Galion Inquirer, Bellville Star, Morrow County Sentinel and Delaware Gazette is a glossy m...

May 21st, 2018 updated: May 21st, 2018. |  


Distribution center could mean 400 new jobs in Morrow County

Distribution center could mean 400 new jobs in Morrow County

MOUNT GILEAD — A major retailer plans to create 400 distribution jobs in southern Morrow County to serve Dollar Tree and Family Dollar stores. A ...

May 21st, 2018 updated: May 21st, 2018. |  


New Galion walking route to be unveiled Friday

New Galion walking route to be unveiled Friday

GALION — On Friday, the community is invited to Walk Galion! A new walking route throughout several neighborhoods in town will be unveiled. Meet ...

May 17th, 2018 updated: May 17th, 2018. |  


United Bank honors Crawford County’s top seniors

United Bank honors Crawford County’s top seniors

GALION — United Bank hosted the annual Academic Awards Breakfast on May 16, at Galion Community Hospital. Each year, the breakfast honors seniors fr...

May 17th, 2018 updated: May 17th, 2018. |  


Craig Taylor poker run Saturday; Registration starts 10 a.m. in Galion

Craig Taylor poker run Saturday; Registration starts 10 a.m. in Galion

GALION — The fourth annual United Strengths Poker Run, in memory of Galion’s Craig Taylor, is Saturday, May 19. This is a rain or shine event, ...

May 16th, 2018 updated: May 16th, 2018. |  


Galion’s 2018 clean-up day is June 9

Galion’s 2018 clean-up day is June 9

GALION — The City of Galion will have a community cleanup day on Saturday, June 9. The details for this year’s event have changed. From 8 a....

May 16th, 2018 updated: May 16th, 2018. |  


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