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GALION POLICE REPORTS

GALION POLICE REPORTS

Oct. 18Police investigated a case of alleged theft that was reported in the 300 block of South Columbus Street. Business owner told police their facil...

October 22nd, 2021 |  


Sandusky Headwaters Preserve wetlands area dedicated

Sandusky Headwaters Preserve wetlands area dedicated

LEESVILLE — Supporters of the Crawford Park District gathered Thursday to celebrate the completion of the district’s newest conservation p...

October 21st, 2021 |  


Galion City Schools hosts mobile food pantry Oct. 27

Galion City Schools hosts mobile food pantry Oct. 27

GALION — Galion City Schools, in partnership with the Second Harvest Food Bank of North Central Ohio, is hosting the Crawford County Mobile Driv...

October 20th, 2021 updated: October 22nd, 2021. |  


Sheri Burdette retiring from Urban Industries after 43 years

Sheri Burdette retiring from Urban Industries after 43 years

GALION — After 43 years of employment with Urban Industries in Galion, Sheri Burdette is retiring on Oct. 28. She began her career with Urban In...

October 20th, 2021 updated: October 21st, 2021. |  


GALION AREA NOTEBOOK

GALION AREA NOTEBOOK

Pumpkin carving party Oct. 23Galion Public Library will host a pumpkin carving party from 1 to 3 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 23. The party will take place ...

October 20th, 2021 updated: October 22nd, 2021. |  


Galion man identified as victim of 1989 Marion County homicide

Galion man identified as victim of 1989 Marion County homicide

MARION — A Galion man has been identified as the victim in a 32-year old homicide case in Marion County.Marion County Sheriff Matt Bayles announ...

October 19th, 2021 |  


SPORTS


OHSAA VOLLEYBALL PLAYOFFS

OHSAA VOLLEYBALL PLAYOFFS

Division IIAttica Sectional/DistrictTuesday, Oct. 26District SemifinalsSeneca East High School(1) Vermilion vs (3) Oak Harbor, 5:00 p.m.(2) Sandusky P...

October 24th, 2021 |  


OHSAA DIVISION II GIRLS SOCCER PLAYOFFS

OHSAA DIVISION II GIRLS SOCCER PLAYOFFS

Wednesday, Oct. 20(1) Ontario 12, (10) Galion 0(2) Madison 9, (8) Shelby 0Saturday, Oct. 23(1) Ontario 10, (9) Vermilion 0(4) Lexington 5, (5) Sandusk...

October 24th, 2021 |  


GALLERY: District Cross Country Meet

GALLERY: District Cross Country Meet

Division II-III District Cross Country Meet Saturday, Oct. 23, 2021 Amann Reservoir, Galion Photos by Don Tudor for AIM Media Midwest &nbs...

October 23rd, 2021 |  


Highland tops Northmor for share of KMAC title

Highland tops Northmor for share of KMAC title

In a game where the Northmor defense did everything it could to keep star running back Dane Nauman in check, the Highland Scots ran away with a 38-7 r...

October 23rd, 2021 |  


GALLERY: Crestline vs Elgin

GALLERY: Crestline vs Elgin

Football: Elgin 53 - Crestline 8 Friday, Oct. 22, 2021 Photos by Shelley Clark for AIM Media Midwest &nb...

October 23rd, 2021 |  


GALLERY: Colonel Crawford vs Seneca East

GALLERY: Colonel Crawford vs Seneca East

Football: Colonel Crawford 45 - Seneca East 13 Friday, Oct. 22, 2021 Photos by Don Tudor for AIM Media Midwest [caption id="at...

October 23rd, 2021 |  


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LIFE


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Prep now for fall turkey season
Ohio restaurant, bars may get more flexibility for consumers

Ohio restaurant, bars may get more flexibility for consumers

(The Center Square) — Ohio restaurant and bar owners will have more flexibility and a chance to generate more revenue if Gov. Mike DeWine signs ...

September 25th, 2020 |  


Crawford County moves from Level 1 to Level 2 on Ohio Public Health Advisory System map.

Crawford County moves from Level 1 to Level 2 on Ohio Public Health Advisory System map.

GALION — For the first time since Ohio’s Public Health Advisory System was put into place, Crawford County has gone from a Level 1 to a Le...

September 24th, 2020 updated: September 24th, 2020. |  


Money approved for Galion Port Authority; Revolving loan fund, possible land purchase in the offing

Money approved for Galion Port Authority; Revolving loan fund, possible land purchase in the offing

GALION — Galion City Council, in May, gave $190,000 to the Galion Port Authority to develop a loan program to help area businesses get back up t...

September 24th, 2020 |  


Free, pop-up testing sites in Richland, Ashland counties Saturday

Free, pop-up testing sites in Richland, Ashland counties Saturday

MANSFIELD — Pop-up COVID testing sites have been announced in this area. They will be open Saturday and are available to all. Anyone can get a n...

September 24th, 2020 |  


Scioto River Watershed CREP sign-up available

Scioto River Watershed CREP sign-up available

BUCYRUS — Producers and landowners have an opportunity to be part of the Scioto River Watershed Conservation Reserve Enhancement Program (CREP)....

September 24th, 2020 |  


Check out these steps to prevent falls

Check out these steps to prevent falls

RICHLAND COUNTY — Ohio District 5 Area Agency on Aging is joining the Ohio Department of Aging to help seniors take 10 BIG Steps to Prevent Fall...

September 23rd, 2020 |  


OPINION


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Harding goes to Birmingham
Preacher’s Point: End time questions answered

Preacher’s Point: End time questions answered

This week’s column will concentrate on the most asked questions I have received about the end of days. Let us jump right in.Without a doubt, the...

October 15th, 2021 |  


Marriage and the gender gap in college education

Marriage and the gender gap in college education

The Wall Street Journal recently published a powerful article on the large and growing gap between the numbers of men and women enrolled in American c...

October 9th, 2021 |  


Reelection mode: DeWine panders to base, ignores will of most Ohioans

Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine is in trouble. He’s in full reelection mode, and nothing is going as planned. He figured he’d coast to a second term...

October 9th, 2021 |  


American innovators, not regulators, will solve climate change

President Joe Biden has pledged to cut America’s greenhouse gas emissions in half by 2030. He intends to meet this ambitious target through a wa...

October 9th, 2021 |  


Bill would streamline sexual assault reporting

October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month, and Ohio advocates are hoping to see legislation passed that removes barriers to reporting sexual assaul...

October 9th, 2021 |  


Keys to help find turkeys during fall

Keys to help find turkeys during fall

Like many animals, Ohio’s wild turkeys change their behavior in the fall. As the weather turns colder, turkeys join flocks, establish pecking or...

October 8th, 2021 |  


BUSINESS


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Op-Ed: This is a good time to teach kids about money

Op-Ed: This is a good time to teach kids about money

In many parts of the country, kids are spending much more time at home. The time spent commuting to and from school has been cutout for those still le...

September 28th, 2020 |  


Harding Way paving project starts Monday; intermittent road closure, no-parking areas should be expected

Harding Way paving project starts Monday; intermittent road closure, no-parking areas should be expected

GALION — The resurfacing project for Harding Way (State Route 19) within the Galion city limits begins on Monday, Sept. 28. The contractor will ...

September 26th, 2020 |  


Ohio restaurant, bars may get more flexibility for consumers

Ohio restaurant, bars may get more flexibility for consumers

(The Center Square) — Ohio restaurant and bar owners will have more flexibility and a chance to generate more revenue if Gov. Mike DeWine signs ...

September 25th, 2020 |  


Money approved for Galion Port Authority; Revolving loan fund, possible land purchase in the offing

Money approved for Galion Port Authority; Revolving loan fund, possible land purchase in the offing

GALION — Galion City Council, in May, gave $190,000 to the Galion Port Authority to develop a loan program to help area businesses get back up t...

September 24th, 2020 |  


Scioto River Watershed CREP sign-up available

Scioto River Watershed CREP sign-up available

BUCYRUS — Producers and landowners have an opportunity to be part of the Scioto River Watershed Conservation Reserve Enhancement Program (CREP)....

September 24th, 2020 |  


Ohio bill would make alcohol delivery permanent for bars, restaurants

(The Center Square) – What started as a way to ease regulations and as an opportunity to help alcohol-serving restaurants and bars during statew...

September 23rd, 2020 |  


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