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Column: Put the fun back in sports
Call before you venture out today; if you do go out, take proper safety precautions

Call before you venture out today; if you do go out, take proper safety precautions

GALION -- Many area churches have cancelled services for Sunday morning. Some businesses, including restaurants, also will be closed today. Before ...

January 20th, 2019 |  


Storm warning through 10 a.m.; Windchill advisory from 6 p.m. through noon Monday

Storm warning through 10 a.m.; Windchill advisory from 6 p.m. through noon Monday

GALION -- The National Weather Service's Winter Storm Warning remains in effect through 10 a.m. this morning. A Wind Chill Advisory begins at 6 p.m. t...

January 20th, 2019 |  


Update: Crawford County under Level 3 Snow Emergency; Parking ban has been issued for Galion

Update: Crawford County under Level 3 Snow Emergency; Parking ban has been issued for Galion

GALION -- The Crawford County Sheriff's Office has issued a Level 3 Snow Emergency. All rural words are closed to all traffic, except emergency per...

January 19th, 2019 updated: January 19th, 2019. |  


Update: Don’t forget about parking bans in Galion: County under Level 2 snow emergency

Update: Don’t forget about parking bans in Galion: County under Level 2 snow emergency

GALION --The National Weather Service has updated it's forecast. The storm warning remains in effect until 10 a.m. Sunday. Weather guessers say this a...

January 19th, 2019 updated: January 20th, 2019. |  


Today’s Rock’n Fossil event at Lowe-Volk Park cancelled

Today’s Rock’n Fossil event at Lowe-Volk Park cancelled

LEESVILLE -- The Crawford Park District has cancelled the Rock'n Fossil event scheduled for Saturday, January 19.  This program will not be resched...

January 19th, 2019 updated: January 20th, 2019. |  


Snow expected to start around 10 a.m.; Temperatures will drop, winds pick up this afternoon

Snow expected to start around 10 a.m.; Temperatures will drop, winds pick up this afternoon

GALION -- The National Weather Service expects snow to start in the Galion area around 10 a.m. The latest forecast calls for 5-8 inches of snow accumu...

January 19th, 2019 updated: January 20th, 2019. |  


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Gallery: Colonel Crawford 47, Upper Sandusky 46; Photos by Don Tudor

Gallery: Colonel Crawford 47, Upper Sandusky 46; Photos by Don Tudor

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January 19th, 2019 updated: January 19th, 2019. |  


Northmor’s softball camp for kids postponed until Jan. 27

Northmor’s softball camp for kids postponed until Jan. 27

The Northmor Softball Camp for 4th, 5th and 6th graders originally scheduled for this Sunday January 20th has been rescheduled for next Sunday January...

January 18th, 2019 |  


Anticipated winter storm causes changes to Bucyrus City Schools events

Anticipated winter storm causes changes to Bucyrus City Schools events

BUCYRUS — The Bucyrus City School District will cancel all athletic contests because of the anticipated winter storm Saturday, Jan 19, 2019.The ...

January 18th, 2019 |  


Gallery:  Galion Boys Basketball vs. Marion Pleasant 1-18-19.  Photos by Erin Miller.

Gallery: Galion Boys Basketball vs. Marion Pleasant 1-18-19. Photos by Erin Miller.

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January 18th, 2019 |  


CANCELLATIONS:  Colonel Crawford cancels weekend sporting events

CANCELLATIONS: Colonel Crawford cancels weekend sporting events

NORTH ROBINSON - Due to the weather forecast of snow and wind this weekend, ALL Colonel Crawford athletic events have been cancelled for Saturday and ...

January 18th, 2019 |  


Area high school hardwood round-up

Area high school hardwood round-up

Galion Lady Tigers 48, Bucyrus Lady Redmen 44GALION — Back on Wednesday, January 16, the Galion Lady Tigers played host to the visiting Bucyrus ...

January 18th, 2019 |  


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Column: Put the fun back in sports

Column: Put the fun back in sports

For many kids, organized sports aren’t much fun anymore. Overbearing parents, over-the-top coaches and overzealous competition are frequent image...

January 21st, 2019 updated: January 21st, 2019. |  


Mid-Ohio tickets on sale for all events

LEXINGTON — Tickets to the 58th season of racing at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course are on sale now for all eight race events. The 2019 schedule at the l...

January 21st, 2019 updated: January 21st, 2019. |  


Send us your snow photos … and stories

Send us your snow photos … and stories

What did you do during Winter Storm Harper, and its aftermath? GALION --I've seen lots of photos from the Blizzard of '78 on the social media in rece...

January 20th, 2019 updated: January 20th, 2019. |  


Tips to take care of your pets in cold weather

Tips to take care of your pets in cold weather

Editor's notes: These tips are from the website www.AmericanHumane.org Cold-Weather Pet Tips People who live in areas experiencing cold weathe...

January 20th, 2019 |  


Storm warning through 10 a.m.; Windchill advisory from 6 p.m. through noon Monday

Storm warning through 10 a.m.; Windchill advisory from 6 p.m. through noon Monday

GALION -- The National Weather Service's Winter Storm Warning remains in effect through 10 a.m. this morning. A Wind Chill Advisory begins at 6 p.m. t...

January 20th, 2019 |  


Today’s Rock’n Fossil event at Lowe-Volk Park cancelled

Today’s Rock’n Fossil event at Lowe-Volk Park cancelled

LEESVILLE -- The Crawford Park District has cancelled the Rock'n Fossil event scheduled for Saturday, January 19.  This program will not be resched...

January 19th, 2019 updated: January 20th, 2019. |  


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Guest column: Thank you school board members

Guest column: Thank you school board members

By Jim Grubbs, superintendent of Galion City Schools School board members exemplify local citizen control and decision-making in education. They vo...

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


Business as usual — for now — at Turning Point, despite government shutdown

Business as usual — for now — at Turning Point, despite government shutdown

By Paula Roller, Special to the Galion Inquirer It is now day 28 of the Federal government shutdown and many social service agencies are feeling a ...

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


Column: A good time to be a good neighbor

Column: A good time to be a good neighbor

If Winter Storm Harper stays on the same path, and continues to strengthen, this part of Ohio may experience blizzard-like conditions Saturday and Sun...

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


Column: Momma Bear takes a step back

Column: Momma Bear takes a step back

Being a parent is probably the hardest thing I’ve ever done. Actually, I know it is. I love my kids fiercely. I made them. I suffered through ...

January 16th, 2019 updated: January 16th, 2019. |  


Column: Long live online newspapers

Column: Long live online newspapers

North America, South America, Africa, Europe, Asia, Australia, Antarctica. Humans live, work, and play on the seven continents. Humans sail the seas. ...

January 10th, 2019 |  


Get the money out of politics

Get the money out of politics

Get money out of politics Ohioans are tired of gridlock in our Congress and want to see our legislators work together to solve our country’s prob...

January 10th, 2019 updated: January 10th, 2019. |  


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Column: A good time to be a good neighbor

Column: A good time to be a good neighbor

If Winter Storm Harper stays on the same path, and continues to strengthen, this part of Ohio may experience blizzard-like conditions Saturday and Sun...

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


December Property Transfers in Crawford County

December Property Transfers in Crawford County

These Property Transfers were recorded in Crawford County in December 2018: Angelina J. Wenner and David A. Wenner, Co-Trustees to C. M. Fox Holdin...

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


Seniors can get help to file their taxes

Seniors can get help to file their taxes

BUCYRUS — The VITA (Volunteer Income Tax Assistance) Program offers free tax preparation and e-filing of Federal Tax and State Tax returns, includin...

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


Crawford SWDC launches another year

Crawford SWDC launches another year

BUCYRUS — The Crawford Soil and Water Conservation District Board of Supervisors has reorganized for 2019. Nathan Brause is the chairperson; Adam Sp...

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


Snowfall total prediction falls, but so do expected temperatures

Snowfall total prediction falls, but so do expected temperatures

GALION -- Even though the National Weather Service has downgraded its snowfall prediction for this weekend's storm, it also expects the aftermath of t...

January 16th, 2019 updated: January 16th, 2019. |  


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