Galion Inquirer- RSS NEWS Feed http://galioninquirer.com/section/NEWS http://galioninquirer.com/section/NEWS Wed, 22 Oct 2014 09:46:51 EST 1800 Wife: Deer caused crash that killed husband, friend http://galioninquirer.com/news/news/150249255/Wife:-Deer-caused-crash-that-killed-husband-friend Ruth Driskill Bloomfield said a deer standing on the middle of the road led to a one-car accident that killed her new husband, Andrew Bloomfield, and family friend Elizabeth Shelton, shortly after their wedding on Oct. 12. Tue, 21 Oct 2014 18:22:03 EST Veterans tribute planned http://galioninquirer.com/news/news/150248524/Veterans-tribute-planned Our veterans are important to us and we want to recognize them.To honor Veterans Day on Nov. 11, we will salute all area veterans in a special tribute which will appear in our Nov. 8 edition. Tue, 21 Oct 2014 18:21:02 EST Arc flash caused Friday’s power outage http://galioninquirer.com/news/news/150246460/Arc-flash-caused-Fridays-power-outage City officials blamed an arc flash for causing a power outage in the southeast quadrant on Oct. 17. The incident also sent two city linemen to the hospital that day. Tue, 21 Oct 2014 18:20:05 EST Ebola response team urges calm, preparedness http://galioninquirer.com/news/news/150236042/Ebola-response-team-urges-calm-preparedness On Monday, members of the newly formed Richland County Ebola Preparedness Response Team met with members of the press to provide an update in their progress. Tue, 21 Oct 2014 17:47:14 EST Pioneer Alumni Association supports levy http://galioninquirer.com/news/news_education-opinion/150232230/Pioneer-Alumni-Association-supports-levy WHEREAS, the Pioneer Alumni Association supports the Pioneer Career and Technology Center and its educational offerings to youth and adults in its district; AND Tue, 21 Oct 2014 15:21:01 EST Galion medical director announced http://galioninquirer.com/news/health-news/150244686/Galion-medical-director-announced Dr. Sarah Metzger was approved as medical director for the Galion Health Department on Oct. 14. Tue, 21 Oct 2014 15:06:04 EST Fewer young Ohioans getting their driver’s license http://galioninquirer.com/news/news/150240877/Fewer-young-Ohioans-getting-their-drivers-license COLUMBUS — Data shows fewer young people in Ohio are getting their driver's license. Tue, 21 Oct 2014 06:42:02 EST Ohio continues Ebola monitoring after nurse’s trip http://galioninquirer.com/news/news/150240779/Ohio-continues-Ebola-monitoring-after-nurses-trip COLUMBUS — The state is continuing to monitor residents who may have had contact with a Texas nurse diagnosed with the Ebola virus after returning home following a trip to northeastern Ohio. Tue, 21 Oct 2014 06:07:20 EST Bond set at $1 million for man charged in Bucyrus wreck that killed Reynoldsburg couple http://galioninquirer.com/news/news/150240763/Bond-set-at-$1-million-for-man-charged-in-Bucyrus-wreck-that-killed-Reynoldsburg-couple Bond was set at $1 million today for an 18-year-old Ashland County man who was driving with a learner's permit when he crashed into a car driven by a Reynoldsburg couple on Friday, killing them instantly. Tue, 21 Oct 2014 05:59:04 EST Chow Line: Stomach pain after eating apples? http://galioninquirer.com/news/lifestyle-lifestyle-food/150223731/Chow-Line:-Stomach-pain-after-eating-apples Sometimes when I eat an apple, I get a stomachache afterward. Could it be from pesticide residues? Mon, 20 Oct 2014 09:06:09 EST Traffic death in Bucyrus of couple leaves void in family, school http://galioninquirer.com/news/news/150223471/Traffic-death-in-Bucyrus-of-couple-leaves-void-in-family-school After 32 years of marriage, Robert and Louann Widdoes were still inseparable. He often helped her when she had computer problems at Taylor Road Elementary, where she had taught since 1996. She would forgo time with her best friend to spend time with... Sun, 19 Oct 2014 20:52:05 EST Marion Technical College to hold program preview http://galioninquirer.com/news/news/150220100/Marion-Technical-College-to-hold-program-preview Marion Technical College (MTC) is holding a program preview from 5:30-7:30 p.m. Oct. 22. Sun, 19 Oct 2014 09:04:04 EST Study examines role of wildlife in transmitting foodborne disease http://galioninquirer.com/news/news/150220109/Study-examines-role-of-wildlife-in-transmitting-foodborne-disease WOOSTER— An analysis of studies examining the role wildlife play in the transmission of foodborne illness and antimicrobial resistance in the food chain offers a broad picture of what's known on the topic and identifies gaps in current... Sun, 19 Oct 2014 09:02:06 EST Study: Most farmers willing to take more steps to improve water quality http://galioninquirer.com/news/news/150220093/Study:-Most-farmers-willing-to-take-more-steps-to-improve-water-quality COLUMBUS – Most farmers in the Maumee River watershed that drains into Lake Erie are willing to take at least one additional action to reduce nutrient loss on their farm if they feel like the action will both benefit their farms as well as water... Sun, 19 Oct 2014 08:45:13 EST Country Holiday Bazaar set Nov. 8 at Galion church http://galioninquirer.com/news/news/150220088/Country-Holiday-Bazaar-set-Nov.-8-at-Galion-church St. Paul United Methodist Church, 746 Cherry St., Galion, will have their Country Holiday Bazaar from 9 a.m.-2 p.m. on Nov. 8.Breakfast will be served from 9-10:30 a.m. and lunch will be served from 11 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Sun, 19 Oct 2014 08:40:06 EST BBB issues warning on door to door magazine sales scam http://galioninquirer.com/news/news/150220079/BBB-issues-warning-on-door-to-door-magazine-sales-scam Better Business Bureau is warning Central Ohio residents of a company peddling magazine sales door to door. The organization, Fresh Start, claims to help convicted felons get back into the job force or earn points toward college by selling magazines... Sun, 19 Oct 2014 08:35:13 EST Galion church plans singing, movie and Election Day events http://galioninquirer.com/news/news/150220051/Galion-church-plans-singing-movie-and-Election-Day-events Windfall United Church of Christ, 1781 Biddle Road, Galion, will host a singing event 2 p.m. today. Sun, 19 Oct 2014 08:13:09 EST Pheasant releases provide additional hunting opportunities in Ohio http://galioninquirer.com/news/news/150220035/Pheasant-releases-provide-additional-hunting-opportunities-in-Ohio Hunters have the opportunity to pursue ring-necked pheasants this fall at many wildlife areas across Ohio. More than 15,000 ring-necked pheasants will be released at 27 Ohio public hunting areas to provide additional hunting... Sun, 19 Oct 2014 08:05:16 EST “Tips for Enjoying the Holidays” seminar planned in Galion http://galioninquirer.com/news/news/150219998/Tips-for-Enjoying-the-Holidays-seminar-planned-in-Galion The Alzheimer's Association, Northwest Ohio Chapter, is hosting a free educational workshop, “Tips for Enjoying the Holidays” from 11-11:30 a.m. Oct. 22 at the Galion Golden Age Center, 301 S. Market St. Sun, 19 Oct 2014 07:49:01 EST Edison church to hold steak supper http://galioninquirer.com/news/news/150219985/Edison-church-to-hold-steak-supper The Edison United Methodist Church at 335 North Boundary St, Edison, will hold their steak supper 4:30-7 p.m. Oct. 22.The menu is: baked steak, mashed potatoes and gravy, green beans, assorted salads, and pie or cake plus drink. Sun, 19 Oct 2014 07:39:04 EST