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Judge orders Galion man to be arrested
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Crawford County May property transfers
Vintage Grand Prix back in Ohio

Vintage Grand Prix back in Ohio

Next week’s Mid-Ohio event allows fans to watch racing history in motion LEXINGTON — The Sportscar Vintage Racing Association (SVRA) returns to...

June 16th, 2018 updated: June 15th, 2018. |  


Residents express concerns over planned group home on Galion’s west side

Residents express concerns over planned group home on Galion’s west side

GALION —The actual meeting part of Tuesday’s City Council meet was anti-climactic, compared to the first part. Galion area residents let their ...

June 16th, 2018 updated: June 15th, 2018. |  


Column: Geyer’s closure an opportunity for Galion

Column: Geyer’s closure an opportunity for Galion

Geyer’s in Galion shut down this week. After serving the community for more than 40 years, the owners of Galion’s only 24-hour grocery were una...

June 16th, 2018 updated: June 15th, 2018. |  


Steam Corners: Sawmill roots to auto racing

Steam Corners: Sawmill roots to auto racing

STEAM CORNERS — From a steam-powered sawmill that provided a few jobs in 1849 to a top tourism draw with Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course, this hamlet...

June 16th, 2018 |  


Galion gets $2 million grant to widen Ohio 598

Galion gets $2 million grant to widen Ohio 598

GALION — The City of Galion announced Friday that last week it received notification from ODOT that it has been awarded $2 million in grant funding ...

June 15th, 2018 updated: June 15th, 2018. |  


Jerry Pangborn will head city line department

Jerry Pangborn will head city line department

GALION — Jerry Pangborn has been named to head the City of Galion’s Line Department. The City of Galion announced Pangborn’s hiring as Electr...

June 15th, 2018 updated: June 15th, 2018. |  


SPORTS


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Vintage Grand Prix back in Ohio
Northmor’s Moore to play football at Otterbein

Northmor’s Moore to play football at Otterbein

After playing a role in Northmor’s football team making its first ever playoff appearance, Northmor’s Tyson Moore will be moving on to Ott...

June 14th, 2018 |  


Crestline gets new boys basketball coach; Gwinner, Johnson shine in track invites

Crestline gets new boys basketball coach; Gwinner, Johnson shine in track invites

Crestline hires new boys basketball coach CRESTLINE — Tyler Sanders is the school’s new boys head varsity basketball coach at Crestline High S...

June 14th, 2018 updated: June 14th, 2018. |  


Saturdays back on state playoff football schedule

Saturdays back on state playoff football schedule

COLUMBUS — The Ohio High School Athletic Association (OHSAA) has announced details for the 2018 football regional assignments and playoffs schedule,...

June 14th, 2018 updated: June 14th, 2018. |  


Local players in Central District baseball game

Local players in Central District baseball game

Two local baseball players, Matt Reid from Highland (l) and Austin Wheeler of Northmor (r), played in the Central District All-Star game at Olentangy ...

June 13th, 2018 |  


Northmor’s Conan Becker will wrestle for Kent State University

Northmor’s Conan Becker will wrestle for Kent State University

After a stellar high school career that found him on the state wrestling podium three times, as well as the state track podium this spring, Northmor&#...

June 11th, 2018 |  


Introducing your Galion Graders

Introducing your Galion Graders

GALION — The 2018 edition of the Galion Graders are ready for action. The Graders, a wooden bat summer collegiate team, reported to Galion on Mon...

June 9th, 2018 updated: June 9th, 2018. |  


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LIFE


8:07 am
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Judge orders Galion man to be arrested
Crawford County May property transfers

Crawford County May property transfers

These property transfers were recorded in Crawford County during May 2018: Eleanor M. Cross to Vanderbilt Mortgage and Finance, Inc. 141 Penn Ave.,...

June 17th, 2018 updated: June 18th, 2018. |  


Look out for and report signs of elder abuse

Look out for and report signs of elder abuse

COLUMBUS — Because older adults are the fastest-growing segment of Ohio’s population, the Ohio Department of Aging and the Ohio Department of Job ...

June 17th, 2018 updated: June 18th, 2018. |  


Avita sarns Echocardiography accreditation

Avita sarns Echocardiography accreditation

GALION — Avita Health System has been granted a three-year term of accreditation by the Intersocietal Accreditation Commission (IAC) in Echocardiogr...

June 16th, 2018 updated: June 18th, 2018. |  


Galion police reports

Galion police reports

Galion police reports Monday 8:22 a.m. — Officers assisted EMS personnel in the 200 block of Pershing Avenue. 9:44 a.m. — A report of a b...

June 16th, 2018 updated: June 15th, 2018. |  


Vintage Grand Prix back in Ohio

Vintage Grand Prix back in Ohio

Next week’s Mid-Ohio event allows fans to watch racing history in motion LEXINGTON — The Sportscar Vintage Racing Association (SVRA) returns to...

June 16th, 2018 updated: June 15th, 2018. |  


Residents express concerns over planned group home on Galion’s west side

Residents express concerns over planned group home on Galion’s west side

GALION —The actual meeting part of Tuesday’s City Council meet was anti-climactic, compared to the first part. Galion area residents let their ...

June 16th, 2018 updated: June 15th, 2018. |  


OPINION


5:28 am
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Column: Geyer’s closure an opportunity for Galion
Column: Guarding against China’s security threats

Column: Guarding against China’s security threats

Last month, in the Senate Banking Committee, we passed my bipartisan legislation to give our country more tools to respond to foreign investments from...

June 5th, 2018 updated: June 5th, 2018. |  


Fishing on Lake Erie heating up now

Fishing on Lake Erie heating up now

If you have been on the fence about taking a fishing trip up to Lake Erie, it’s time to get off that fence and get up there.It appears that the ...

June 4th, 2018 |  


Column: Ohio Wildlife Council approves regulations

Column: Ohio Wildlife Council approves regulations

The 2018-2019 hunting and trapping seasons were among the regulations approved by the Ohio Wildlife Council at its scheduled meeting on Thursday, May ...

June 4th, 2018 |  


Clinger’s Corner: It’s been too long folks

Clinger’s Corner: It’s been too long folks

As I’m typing this, it is 3:45 a.m. Tuesday. It’s a good time to reflect, and it occurred to me last week that I haven’t put a Cling...

May 31st, 2018 |  


Column: In support of local law enforcement

Column: In support of local law enforcement

Each year during National Police Week (May 13-19), we honor our law enforcement officers, and the families who support them. They all give so much in ...

May 30th, 2018 updated: May 30th, 2018. |  


Column: STOP Act needed to curb deadly fentanyl

Column: STOP Act needed to curb deadly fentanyl

“A toxicology report confirms fentanyl as the cause of death.” We’re seeing this headline way too often in Ohio. Fentanyl — or...

May 29th, 2018 |  


BUSINESS


7:22 am
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Crawford County May property transfers
9:32 am
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Avita sarns Echocardiography accreditation
Residents express concerns over planned group home on Galion’s west side

Residents express concerns over planned group home on Galion’s west side

GALION —The actual meeting part of Tuesday’s City Council meet was anti-climactic, compared to the first part. Galion area residents let their ...

June 16th, 2018 updated: June 15th, 2018. |  


Column: Geyer’s closure an opportunity for Galion

Column: Geyer’s closure an opportunity for Galion

Geyer’s in Galion shut down this week. After serving the community for more than 40 years, the owners of Galion’s only 24-hour grocery were una...

June 16th, 2018 updated: June 15th, 2018. |  


Galion gets $2 million grant to widen Ohio 598

Galion gets $2 million grant to widen Ohio 598

GALION — The City of Galion announced Friday that last week it received notification from ODOT that it has been awarded $2 million in grant funding ...

June 15th, 2018 updated: June 15th, 2018. |  


Jerry Pangborn will head city line department

Jerry Pangborn will head city line department

GALION — Jerry Pangborn has been named to head the City of Galion’s Line Department. The City of Galion announced Pangborn’s hiring as Electr...

June 15th, 2018 updated: June 15th, 2018. |  


Galion Safety Council tackling heat exposure at next meeting

GALION — Every year, dozens of workers die and thousands more become ill while working in extreme heat or humid conditions. More than 40 percent...

June 15th, 2018 |  


Another small business coming to Gallion

Another small business coming to Gallion

Caribbean Tan Boutique prepping to move in to old bicycle store on Harding Way West GALION — Shoppers in Galion can look forward to a new retail op...

June 15th, 2018 updated: June 15th, 2018. |  


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