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National debt surpasses $23 trillion

National debt surpasses $23 trillion

mark, adds $4.1 billion more in one weekWASHINGTON — The national debt has surpassed $23 trillion for the second time, adding $4.1 billion in on...

November 15th, 2019 |  


Galion police reports

Galion police reports

Wednesday, Nov. 1312:34 p.m. — A wallet was found at Circle K.2:40 p.m. — A non-injury accident was reported in the 800 block of Portland ...

November 15th, 2019 |  


Five Knights named first-team KMAC

Five Knights named first-team KMAC

GALION — Recently, the Knox-Morrow Athletic Conference (KMAC), consisting of the Cardington Pirates, Centerburg Trojans, Danville Blue Devils, E...

November 14th, 2019 |  


North Market Street bridge repairs will start Monday

North Market Street bridge repairs will start Monday

GALION -- The North Market Street bridge in Galion will be closed to traffic beginning Monday, Nov. 18. Rietschlin Construction will be replacing the ...

November 14th, 2019 |  


Suspect in Columbus homicide nabbed Wednesday in Galion; arrested hiding in Libby Lane apartment

Suspect in Columbus homicide nabbed Wednesday in Galion; arrested hiding in Libby Lane apartment

GALION — The Galion Police Department, Crawford County Special Response Team and Crawford County Sheriff’s Office, apprehended a homicide suspect ...

November 14th, 2019 updated: November 14th, 2019. |  


Design Review Board to meet in Galion at noon today

Design Review Board to meet in Galion at noon today

GALION -- The City of Galion Design Review Board will hold a special meeting Nov. 14, 2019 at noon in Council Chambers. The topics to be discussed inc...

November 14th, 2019 |  


SPORTS


Lady Eagles ready to battle on the hardwood

Lady Eagles ready to battle on the hardwood

NORTH ROBINSON — For the 17th season in a row, Colonel Crawford’s girls basketball team will be under the leadership of Kyle Fenner. She h...

November 17th, 2019 |  


Eagles expect success

Eagles expect success

NORTH ROBINSON — Starting his 14th season as Colonel Crawford’s boys basketball coach, David Sheldon welcomes all but two members of last ...

November 15th, 2019 |  


Lady Bulldogs’ hope upward trend continues

Lady Bulldogs’ hope upward trend continues

CRESTLINE — Crestline’s girls basketball team is on an upward trend under third-year coach Kyle Strauch, who is 15-32 overall. Last year t...

November 15th, 2019 |  


Stick to your workout schedule during the holidays

Stick to your workout schedule during the holidays

(StatePoint) There are plenty of temptations to skip a workout during the holiday season. Ironically, this is the time of year you may need the moveme...

November 15th, 2019 |  


Five Knights named first-team KMAC

Five Knights named first-team KMAC

GALION — Recently, the Knox-Morrow Athletic Conference (KMAC), consisting of the Cardington Pirates, Centerburg Trojans, Danville Blue Devils, E...

November 14th, 2019 |  


With Mother Nature’s cooperation, snow-making started early at Snow Trails

With Mother Nature’s cooperation, snow-making started early at Snow Trails

MANSFIELD — The weather is cooperating for snow-makers at Snow Trails. Last week, the set a new mark for the first day to make snow. They starte...

November 14th, 2019 |  


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LIFE


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Big weekend coming up for GHS athletics, other extracurriculars

Big weekend coming up for GHS athletics, other extracurriculars

GALION — Next week is the start of the winter sports season for Galion High School athletes. And next weekend is a big-fundraising weekend for Ga...

November 17th, 2019 updated: November 17th, 2019. |  


Winter Wonderfest coming to Bucyrus

Winter Wonderfest coming to Bucyrus

BUCYRUS — Downtown Bucyrus will host Winter Wonderfest 2019 on Dec. 6-7. Combining the traditions of the Bucyrus Kiwanis Santa Parade on Friday, wit...

November 17th, 2019 updated: November 17th, 2019. |  


Ohio Senate passes bill creating workforce education partnership program

Ohio Senate passes bill creating workforce education partnership program

COLUMBUS — Senate President Larry Obhof (R-Medina) has announced the passage of Senate Bill 181, legislation which will create a workforce-educa...

November 17th, 2019 |  


Stick to your workout schedule during the holidays

Stick to your workout schedule during the holidays

(StatePoint) There are plenty of temptations to skip a workout during the holiday season. Ironically, this is the time of year you may need the moveme...

November 15th, 2019 |  


With Mother Nature’s cooperation, snow-making started early at Snow Trails

With Mother Nature’s cooperation, snow-making started early at Snow Trails

MANSFIELD — The weather is cooperating for snow-makers at Snow Trails. Last week, the set a new mark for the first day to make snow. They starte...

November 14th, 2019 |  


Tips to avoid personal cyber attacks

Tips to avoid personal cyber attacks

Not a day seems to go by without reading about the latest cyberattack. No one is safe anymore — big companies like Equifax and Facebook to Uber ...

November 14th, 2019 |  


OPINION


Opinion column: Injured veterans offer beacon of hope

Opinion column: Injured veterans offer beacon of hope

Veterans Day has traditionally been a time for Americans to pause and thank the men and women who, through many years and too many conflicts, have hel...

November 9th, 2019 |  


Opinion column: An international fix to health care in rural America

Opinion column: An international fix to health care in rural America

Imagine going into cardiac arrest and the closest emergency room is more than 30 miles away. Or suppose your child is struggling with depression, but ...

November 7th, 2019 |  


Opinion column: The case against drug re-importation

Opinion column: The case against drug re-importation

Is government-facilitated re-importation of prescription medicines from Canada — a policy now supported by politicians as diverse as President D...

November 6th, 2019 |  


Colonel Crawford has annual Halloween party for kids; prizewinners announced

Colonel Crawford has annual Halloween party for kids; prizewinners announced

NORTH ROBINSON — The Colonel Crawford Lions Club held its annual Halloween Party for area children on October 31st. Co-hosts and helpers include...

November 5th, 2019 |  


Column: Finding good-luck owls in Spain

Column: Finding good-luck owls in Spain

First, I noticed the owl. “Peter! Did you see the owl?!” Our last Airbnb in Spain had a ceramic owl. So, when I found a similar owl — in a...

November 3rd, 2019 updated: November 3rd, 2019. |  


Opinion column: Pay attention, local elections matter

Opinion column: Pay attention, local elections matter

It’s rare these days to watch a movie or TV show that hasn’t been ruined by spoilers. It seems like it takes more work to not know about s...

October 30th, 2019 |  


BUSINESS


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With Mother Nature’s cooperation, snow-making started early at Snow Trails

With Mother Nature’s cooperation, snow-making started early at Snow Trails

MANSFIELD — The weather is cooperating for snow-makers at Snow Trails. Last week, the set a new mark for the first day to make snow. They starte...

November 14th, 2019 |  


Tips to avoid personal cyber attacks

Tips to avoid personal cyber attacks

Not a day seems to go by without reading about the latest cyberattack. No one is safe anymore — big companies like Equifax and Facebook to Uber ...

November 14th, 2019 |  


Four steps to food safety for before, during and after your holiday feast

Four steps to food safety for before, during and after your holiday feast

RICHLAND COUNTY — Foodborne illness, often called food poisoning, is a common, costly — yet preventable — public health problem. Eac...

November 14th, 2019 |  


Galion-area news briefs

Galion-area news briefs

Civil War, Tent 91 has November meetingGALION — The Daughters of Union Veterans of the Civil War, Tent 91 Galion, met for regular meeting Nov. 5...

November 13th, 2019 |  


Richland SWCD has annual meeting, honors two members

Richland SWCD has annual meeting, honors two members

MANSFIELD — Conservation was celebrated in Richland County at the Richland Soil and Water Conservation District annual celebration Nov. 7. Also,...

November 13th, 2019 |  


Galion 6th graders gifted calculators from Galion Building and Loan

Galion 6th graders gifted calculators from Galion Building and Loan

GALION — Last weeekend, Galion 6th graders were gifted their own calculators with their names engraved on the back, courtesy of Galion Building ...

November 13th, 2019 |  


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