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Gallery: Galion and Northmor wrestling at Northmor: Photos by Don Tudor

Gallery: Galion and Northmor wrestling at Northmor: Photos by Don Tudor

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December 12th, 2019 updated: December 12th, 2019. |  


Don’t let the Grinch steal your Christmas donation

Don’t let the Grinch steal your Christmas donation

COLUMBUS — Social media and the internet force us all to update the way we think about giving. Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost urges Ohioans to ...

December 12th, 2019 |  


Jared Mansfield chapter introduces new members

Jared Mansfield chapter introduces new members

Jared Mansfield Chapter Daughters of the American Revolution Regent Joyce Campbell Vanatter welcomed members and guests to their annual Christmas lunc...

December 12th, 2019 |  


Special week at Northmor a reminder about dangers of distracted driving

Special week at Northmor a reminder about dangers of distracted driving

GALION — Northmor JOG and Youth Safety Council had its Distracted Driving Week Oct. 28 to Nov. 1 The junior high and high school participatedin ...

December 12th, 2019 |  


Is prison a bargain for Ohio taxpayers?

CHILLICOTHE — Ohio imprisons 567 people per 100,000 residents, 15th most in the country, while spending $181 for every resident of the state to ...

December 12th, 2019 |  


Galion City Council a step closer to approving 2020 budget; Proposed $35 million budget just $85,000 higher than 2019

Galion City Council a step closer to approving 2020 budget; Proposed $35 million budget just $85,000 higher than 2019

GALION — Galion City Council is one step closer — but still has a little work to do — to finalize the 2020 City of Galion budget. Th...

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


SPORTS


8:40 am |    
Northmor grapplers now 4-0
Tigers swim past Spartans in MOAC showdown

Tigers swim past Spartans in MOAC showdown

GALION — The Galion Tigers swim teams welcomed Mid-Ohio Athletic Conference foes, the Pleasant Spartans, to their home pool at the Galion YMCA o...

December 12th, 2019 |  


Knights net first win at Mount Gilead

Knights net first win at Mount Gilead

MOUNT GILEAD — Following their loss to Centerburg last Friday to open the 2019-2020 season, the Northmor Golden Knights boys basketball team too...

December 12th, 2019 |  


Lady ‘Dogs snap three-game skid

Lady ‘Dogs snap three-game skid

CRESTLINE — Back on Tuesday, December 10, the Crestline Lady Bulldogs welcomed the Bucyrus Lady Redmen to town to compete in non-conference girl...

December 12th, 2019 |  


Gallery: Galion and Northmor wrestling at Northmor: Photos by Don Tudor

Gallery: Galion and Northmor wrestling at Northmor: Photos by Don Tudor

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December 12th, 2019 updated: December 12th, 2019. |  


Galion boys hoops drop second straight

Galion boys hoops drop second straight

GALION — On Saturday evening, the Galion Tigers welcomed the River Valley Vikings to town to open the Mid-Ohio Athletic Conference portion of th...

December 10th, 2019 |  


Sluggish start continues for ‘Dogs

Sluggish start continues for ‘Dogs

CRESTLINE — The Crestline Bulldogs boys basketball team began their season on the road back on Wednesday, November 27 with a trip to North Robin...

December 9th, 2019 |  


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LIFE


Funding available for farmers to up their conservation efforts

Funding available for farmers to up their conservation efforts

BUCYRUS — The Ohio Department of Agriculture’s Division of Soil and Water Conservation is making farmers aware of funding available throug...

December 14th, 2019 |  


Opinion column: Laughing is a cure-all for holiday stress

Opinion column: Laughing is a cure-all for holiday stress

How about a little humor to off-set your holiday stress.Instead of a frazzled freak-out around the hectic holidays, what about trying laughter. Not hy...

December 14th, 2019 |  


Honor Rolls

Honor Rolls

Northmor High School 9th Grade All A’s: Jeremiah Adams, Kylee Bilancini, Kazeen Blevins, Madelyn Blunk, Anna Erlsten, Olivia Finfgeld, Allen Gra...

December 14th, 2019 |  


Don’t forget to get your yard ready for cold weather

Don’t forget to get your yard ready for cold weather

GALION — When Old Man Winter comes, calling, homeowners need to keep everyone in the family – including your pets—safe. Follow these...

December 13th, 2019 |  


Gallery: Galion and Northmor wrestling at Northmor: Photos by Don Tudor

Gallery: Galion and Northmor wrestling at Northmor: Photos by Don Tudor

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December 12th, 2019 updated: December 12th, 2019. |  


Jared Mansfield chapter introduces new members

Jared Mansfield chapter introduces new members

Jared Mansfield Chapter Daughters of the American Revolution Regent Joyce Campbell Vanatter welcomed members and guests to their annual Christmas lunc...

December 12th, 2019 |  


OPINION


Ohio State coach, players downplay drop in rankings: No. 2 Buckeyes to play No. 3 Clemson on Dec. 28

Ohio State coach, players downplay drop in rankings: No. 2 Buckeyes to play No. 3 Clemson on Dec. 28

COLUMBUS – Ohio State has had a football season with very few distractions and when something did arise, like Chase Young’s two-game suspension, t...

December 8th, 2019 updated: December 8th, 2019. |  


This, That & the Other; New Galion gift shop offers personalized clothing, and a lot more

This, That & the Other; New Galion gift shop offers personalized clothing, and a lot more

GALION — With Christmas shopping in full swing, a new business in Historic Uptowne Galion will certainly be of help for those seeking perfect pr...

December 7th, 2019 |  


Opinion column: Medicare for All is an ugly idea

Opinion column: Medicare for All is an ugly idea

Medicare for All (M4A) retained its prominent place on the stage at the latest Democratic debate. In its purest Bernie Sanders form, concurrent with a...

December 6th, 2019 |  


Rob Portman column: Rural Ohio needs Internet access

Rob Portman column: Rural Ohio needs Internet access

Most Ohioans can get access to a steady, fast Internet connection at work or home. Unfortunately, for Ohioans living outside our big urban areas, broa...

December 5th, 2019 |  


Youth hunters have successful deer gun season

Youth hunters have successful deer gun season

Ohio’s young hunters checked 6,234 white-tailed deer during the two-day youth gun season, Nov. 23-24, according to the Ohio Department of Natura...

December 2nd, 2019 |  


Opinion column: Proposed drug price reform will harm rare-disease patients

Opinion column: Proposed drug price reform will harm rare-disease patients

A prominent healthcare watchdog claims it has found the solution to high drug prices.For years, the nonprofit Institute for Clinical and Economic Revi...

December 2nd, 2019 |  


BUSINESS


Ground broken for 40-acre residential development in Bellville; First of 68 lots will go on sale next spring

Ground broken for 40-acre residential development in Bellville; First of 68 lots will go on sale next spring

BELLVILLE — A new residential development called Urban Meadows is now one more step closer to fruition. Ground was broken for the new development Tu...

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


Photo Gallery: They came home to Galion; Photos by Don Tudor

Photo Gallery: They came home to Galion; Photos by Don Tudor

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December 7th, 2019 updated: December 7th, 2019. |  


Today’s the day: It’s a Come Home to Galion type of Day

Today’s the day: It’s a Come Home to Galion type of Day

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December 7th, 2019 updated: December 6th, 2019. |  


This, That & the Other; New Galion gift shop offers personalized clothing, and a lot more

This, That & the Other; New Galion gift shop offers personalized clothing, and a lot more

GALION — With Christmas shopping in full swing, a new business in Historic Uptowne Galion will certainly be of help for those seeking perfect pr...

December 7th, 2019 |  


Richland SWCD schedules program on ‘Extreme Farming’

Richland SWCD schedules program on ‘Extreme Farming’

MANSFIELD —Recent extreme weather events have created difficulties for many Ohio farmers. Many fields were left unplanted, and many of the field...

December 5th, 2019 |  


Come Home to Galion celebration is Saturday

Come Home to Galion celebration is Saturday

GALION — A community tradition that started just a few years ago continues to grow. This year’s Come Home to Galion celebration started as a wa...

December 4th, 2019 updated: December 4th, 2019. |  


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