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10:17 am
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Teen reported missing from Mansfield
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Galion area news briefs
Animals, agriculture remain a big part of Bellville Street Fair

Animals, agriculture remain a big part of Bellville Street Fair

BELLVILLE – Good looking animals receive plenty of care at the Bellville Street Fair, courtesy of several young exhibitors.Braden Boyer, his bro...

September 18th, 2019 |  


Bellville-area church, news briefs

Bellville-area church, news briefs

Bonham to speak Sunday at All SoulsBELLVILLE — All Souls Unitarian Universalist Church of Bellville, 25 Church St., will welcome Walter Bonham o...

September 18th, 2019 |  


Round and round at the Bellville Street Fair

Round and round at the Bellville Street Fair

Photo courtesy Miranda Jones Along with hundreds of other visitors to the Bellville Street Fair, 8-year-old Reilly McCane and 4-year-old Graci Jone...

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


Open more than a month, Galion’s Rusty Horseshoe a hit

Open more than a month, Galion’s Rusty Horseshoe a hit

GALION — Open for several weeks, people in the Galion area are already saddling up and heading to The Rusty Horseshoe, the newest restaurant to ...

September 17th, 2019 |  


Exposition of the Mystical and Paranormal draw curious to Brownella Cottage

Exposition of the Mystical and Paranormal draw curious to Brownella Cottage

GALION — Saturday’s Exposition of the Mystical and Paranormal (EMP) was a big enough success that the Galion Historical Society are consid...

September 17th, 2019 |  


State report cards show improvement

State report cards show improvement

COLUMBUS — The 2019 Ohio School Report Cards released Thursday by the Ohio Department of Education show ongoing improvement statewide, continuin...

September 17th, 2019 |  


SPORTS


Gallery: Clear Fork JV volleyball vs. Mansfield Senior: Photos by Jeff Hoffer

Gallery: Clear Fork JV volleyball vs. Mansfield Senior: Photos by Jeff Hoffer

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September 18th, 2019 updated: September 18th, 2019. |  


Gallery: Clear Fork freshman vs. Shelby; Photos by Jeff Hoffer

Gallery: Clear Fork freshman vs. Shelby; Photos by Jeff Hoffer

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September 18th, 2019 |  


Gallery: Ontario 4, Clear Fork 1; Photos by Jeff Hoffer

Gallery: Ontario 4, Clear Fork 1; Photos by Jeff Hoffer

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September 18th, 2019 |  


First the questions were about how Ohio State would handle transition. Now they’re about how it will handle success.Ohio State’s first thr...

September 18th, 2019 |  


NASA returns to Mid-Ohio this weekend.

NASA returns to Mid-Ohio this weekend.

LEXINGTON — Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course will host the 14th annual National Auto Sport Association (NASA) Championships presented by Toyo Tires th...

September 18th, 2019 |  


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LIFE


10:17 am
Updated: 12:46 pm. |    
Teen reported missing from Mansfield
8:44 am |    
Galion area news briefs
Street Fair queen proud to be part of Bellville community

Street Fair queen proud to be part of Bellville community

BELLVILLE – A sage young woman already looking to the future was named queen at the Bellville Street Fair.Hannah Tarr, a junior at Clear Fork Hi...

September 18th, 2019 |  


Genetic mutation linked to flu-related heart complications

COLUMBUS — People with severe flu sometimes develop life-threatening heart problems, even when their hearts have been previously healthy, but th...

September 18th, 2019 |  


Animals, agriculture remain a big part of Bellville Street Fair

Animals, agriculture remain a big part of Bellville Street Fair

BELLVILLE – Good looking animals receive plenty of care at the Bellville Street Fair, courtesy of several young exhibitors.Braden Boyer, his bro...

September 18th, 2019 |  


Round and round at the Bellville Street Fair

Round and round at the Bellville Street Fair

Photo courtesy Miranda Jones Along with hundreds of other visitors to the Bellville Street Fair, 8-year-old Reilly McCane and 4-year-old Graci Jone...

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


Exposition of the Mystical and Paranormal draw curious to Brownella Cottage

Exposition of the Mystical and Paranormal draw curious to Brownella Cottage

GALION — Saturday’s Exposition of the Mystical and Paranormal (EMP) was a big enough success that the Galion Historical Society are consid...

September 17th, 2019 |  


Opinion Column: Marriage, like stew, gets better with time

Opinion Column: Marriage, like stew, gets better with time

I told my husband, Peter, that our marriage was like stew. And that’s a good thing.This is a second marriage for both Peter and I.We were both m...

September 17th, 2019 |  


OPINION


It’s a good week to think about, celebrate the U.S. Constitution

It’s a good week to think about, celebrate the U.S. Constitution

A good week to think about, celebrate the U.S. ConstitutionThere are two documents of paramount importance to American history: the Declaration of Ind...

September 17th, 2019 |  


Opinion column: Parents storm state capitals over vaccines

Opinion column: Parents storm state capitals over vaccines

“Baby shots” used to be a boring subject, and taken for granted. As the number of vaccines grew from seven in the 1980s to 16 requiring 70...

September 16th, 2019 |  


Opinion column: Bipartisan enthusiasm for drug price controls is dangerous

Opinion column: Bipartisan enthusiasm for drug price controls is dangerous

For years, politicians have railed about the high cost of prescription drugs. But now, they appear poised to take action. Democrats and many Republica...

September 12th, 2019 |  


Rob Portman column: Democrats must support USMCA

Rob Portman column: Democrats must support USMCA

Editor's note: This column originally appeared in the Washington Post. As Congress reconvenes this week, we’ll have a choice to make: stand by an...

September 11th, 2019 updated: September 11th, 2019. |  


Column: Rough times in Zimbabwe

Column: Rough times in Zimbabwe

BULAWAYO, Zimbabwe – I have been out, working 12-hour days as a volunteer for CNFA. Cultivating New Frontiers in Agriculture is a United States ...

September 11th, 2019 |  


Opinion column: Trump decision hurts chronic disease patients

Opinion column: Trump decision hurts chronic disease patients

The White House recently ditched a plan that would have reduced Americans’ pharmacy costs by boosting transparency in the prescription drug supp...

September 8th, 2019 |  


BUSINESS


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Oktoberfest organizer updates Galion City Council
Prettyman takes on new role with Farm Bureau

Prettyman takes on new role with Farm Bureau

COLUMBUS — Cy Prettyman of New Bloomington is serving on the 2019 Ohio Farm Bureau Federation Policy Development Committee. The committee collec...

September 9th, 2019 |  


Speedway to hire 350 employees in Ohio

Speedway to hire 350 employees in Ohio

ENON — Speedway LLC (Speedway), is looking to hire 350 employees in Ohio with open interviews taking place at all Ohio locations on Wednesday, S...

September 9th, 2019 |  


Agency on Aging’s 2019 Positive Aging Expo is Sept. 24

Agency on Aging’s 2019 Positive Aging Expo is Sept. 24

ONTARIO — The 11th annual Ohio District 5 Area Agency on Aging Positive Aging Expo is Tuesday, Sept. 24, 2019 at the Richland County Fairgrounds...

September 8th, 2019 |  


Art Walk draws artists, art lovers

Art Walk draws artists, art lovers

GALION — More than a dozen artists showed off their pieces at the annual Art Walk held in Historic Uptowne Galion on Thursday night. The walkwas hos...

September 6th, 2019 updated: September 6th, 2019. |  


Avita Galion Hospital recognized by Ohio First Steps for healthy babies

Avita Galion Hospital recognized by Ohio First Steps for healthy babies

GALION — Avita Galion Hospital’s maternity center has been recognized by the Ohio Hospital Association and the Ohio Department of Health f...

September 5th, 2019 |  


United Bank’s Jennifer Kuns graduates

United Bank’s Jennifer Kuns graduates

GALION — Donald R. Stone, president of United Bank, announced the graduation of Jennifer Kuns from the Graduate School of Banking at the Univers...

September 5th, 2019 |  


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