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Entrepreneurs compete for prize money in competition

Entrepreneurs compete for prize money in competition

MARION — Six entrepreneurs vied for thousands of dollars in prize money in The Forge Marion. This “Shark Tank”-style competition fea...

November 29th, 2020 |  


Inquirer in need of sports reporter

Inquirer in need of sports reporter

The Galion Inquirer is in need of a correspondent to cover high school sports.If you are a high school sports fan with a background in writing and wou...

November 27th, 2020 |  


Gail Baldinger named new auditor of Galion

Gail Baldinger named new auditor of Galion

GALION — A current Galion City Council member has been appointed city auditor.According to a press release issued by the city, Mayor Tom O’...

November 25th, 2020 |  


Colonel Crawford Local Schools going to remote learning Dec. 1-4

Colonel Crawford Local Schools going to remote learning Dec. 1-4

NORTH ROBINSON — Colonel Crawford Local Schools is switching its student body to remote learning after the Thanksgiving break.Superintendent Tod...

November 24th, 2020 updated: November 25th, 2020. |  


Colonel Crawford vs Northmor girls basketball – Nov. 20, 2020

Colonel Crawford vs Northmor girls basketball – Nov. 20, 2020

[caption id="attachment_59520" align="alignnone" width="300"] Colonel Crawford and Northmor played the 2020-2021 season opening girls basketball game ...

November 24th, 2020 |  


Galion Intermediate School earns award for positive behaviors programs

Galion Intermediate School earns award for positive behaviors programs

GALION — Galion Intermediate School has received the Bronze Award for the second consecutive year from the Ohio Positive Behavior Interventions ...

November 24th, 2020 |  


SPORTS


College football: Ohio State game canceled

College football: Ohio State game canceled

COLUMBUS — Ohio State’s football game at Illinois has been canceled because the No. 3 Buckeyes have had a spike of COVID-19 cases this wee...

November 28th, 2020 |  


Inquirer in need of sports reporter

Inquirer in need of sports reporter

The Galion Inquirer is in need of a correspondent to cover high school sports.If you are a high school sports fan with a background in writing and wou...

November 27th, 2020 |  


Boys basketball: Colonel Crawford vs Crestline – Nov. 25, 2020

Boys basketball: Colonel Crawford vs Crestline – Nov. 25, 2020

[caption id="attachment_59695" align="alignnone" width="214"] Boys basketball: Colonel Crawford at Crestline, played Wednesday, Nov. 25, 2020. Photos ...

November 26th, 2020 |  


Colonel Crawford cruises to big win in season opener at Crestline, 68-23

Colonel Crawford cruises to big win in season opener at Crestline, 68-23

CRESTLINE — Colonel Crawford boys basketball coach David Sheldon expressed gratitude for the simple fact that his team had the chance to play a ...

November 25th, 2020 updated: November 26th, 2020. |  


OHSAA: Parents allowed at games

OHSAA: Parents allowed at games

COLUMBUS — The Ohio High School Athletic Association (OHSAA) provided clarification this week about the question of whether spectators will be a...

November 25th, 2020 |  


Prep Bowling: Victory Lanes Warm-Up Tourney – Nov. 21, 2020

Prep Bowling: Victory Lanes Warm-Up Tourney – Nov. 21, 2020

[caption id="attachment_59600" align="alignnone" width="300"] Images from...

November 25th, 2020 |  


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LIFE


Early voter turnout large in Morrow County

Early voter turnout large in Morrow County

MOUNT GILEAD — Board of Elections Director Penny Porter said both early voting and absentee voting are triple what they have ever been in the genera...

October 29th, 2020 updated: October 29th, 2020. |  


Check out the just released Locally Owned tabloid, a product of the Galion Inquirer and Morrow County Sentinel

Check out the just released Locally Owned tabloid, a product of the Galion Inquirer and Morrow County Sentinel

Follow this link to see the 2020 Locally Owned magazine, a product of the Galion Inquirer and the Morrow County Sentinel http://www.pbiprinting.com...

October 29th, 2020 |  


Beginning Nov. 1, Crawford-Opoly

Beginning Nov. 1, Crawford-Opoly

CRAWFORD COUNTY — As businesses to continue navigate the COVID-19 pandemic, and much of the public considers how to support their local businesses, ...

October 28th, 2020 updated: October 29th, 2020. |  


Ohio State, Nebraska deal with ‘weird’ circumstances

Ohio State, Nebraska deal with ‘weird’ circumstances

COLUMBUS — It was different. It was historic. It was weird. And it was quiet. Very quiet.Ohio State’s 52-17 win over Nebraska on Saturday ...

October 26th, 2020 |  


Crawford County Veterans Hall of Fame announces 2020 inductees

Crawford County Veterans Hall of Fame announces 2020 inductees

CRAWFORD COUNTY — The Crawford County Veterans Hall of Fame has selected the class of 2020. Because of Covid-19 there will not be a ceremony Nov...

October 26th, 2020 updated: October 26th, 2020. |  


Avita purchases former Sears property at Richland Mall

Avita purchases former Sears property at Richland Mall

ONTARIO — Avita Health System has purchased the former Sears property at the Richland Mall in Ontario.The property consists of a vacant two-stor...

October 23rd, 2020 |  


OPINION


Deer gun season is starting in Ohio

Deer gun season is starting in Ohio

Ohio’s hunters are eagerly anticipating the chance to take to the woods and fields in November when gun seasons begin for white-tailed deer. You...

November 20th, 2020 |  


History and War: A Veterans Day reflection

For 50 years, I have had one foot planted in Sparta and one in Athens: the military and the academy. The dichotomy is not simply between militarism an...

November 13th, 2020 |  


Biden should second Trump’s call for ballot reviews

If Joe Biden wants to bring our country together, he should endorse President Donald Trump’s demand not only for recounts but extensive ballot r...

November 11th, 2020 |  


Risk for deer-related accidents increased

Risk for deer-related accidents increased

The Ohio Department of Insurance, Ohio State Highway Patrol, Ohio Department of Natural Resources and AAA want to remind motorists of the increase in ...

November 2nd, 2020 |  


Rob Portman: Why I voted forAmy Coney Barrett

Rob Portman: Why I voted forAmy Coney Barrett

This week, I was proud to vote to confirm Judge Amy Coney Barrett to serve on the Supreme Court. She is an impressive person and a distinguished legal...

October 27th, 2020 |  


Sherrod Brown op-ed: Working to expand worker protections

Sherrod Brown op-ed: Working to expand worker protections

For decades, companies have used temporary workers, subcontractors, and independent contractors as a way to pay people less for the same work, skirt l...

October 25th, 2020 |  


BUSINESS


Beginning Nov. 1, Crawford-Opoly

Beginning Nov. 1, Crawford-Opoly

CRAWFORD COUNTY — As businesses to continue navigate the COVID-19 pandemic, and much of the public considers how to support their local businesses, ...

October 28th, 2020 updated: October 29th, 2020. |  


Richland County launches second round of small business grant program

Richland County launches second round of small business grant program

RICHLAND COUNTY — The Richland Area Chamber & Economic Development today announced a collaboration with Richland County to launch a second r...

October 27th, 2020 |  


Update: Harding Way paving project in Galion

Update: Harding Way paving project in Galion

GALION -- Weather permitting, Koskosing Construction will pave the parking lots in Park Square on Wednesday, Oct. 28. The Harding Way project is expec...

October 26th, 2020 updated: October 26th, 2020. |  


$125 million grant program will help ohio small businesses

$125 million grant program will help ohio small businesses

COLUMBUS — Ohio Governor Mike DeWine and Lt. Governor Jon Husted announced a $125 million grant program to help small businesses that have been ...

October 26th, 2020 |  


Restaurants, bars can apply for assistance program

Restaurants, bars can apply for assistance program

COLUMBUS — The state of Ohio has created a $37.5 million fund to help bars and restaurants that have been hurt by the COVID-19 pandemic. The fun...

October 26th, 2020 |  


Avita purchases former Sears property at Richland Mall

Avita purchases former Sears property at Richland Mall

ONTARIO — Avita Health System has purchased the former Sears property at the Richland Mall in Ontario.The property consists of a vacant two-stor...

October 23rd, 2020 |  


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