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Ohio Soybean Council wins award for research, development

Ohio Soybean Council wins award for research, development

WORTHINGTON — The Ohio Soybean Council (OSC) received its 12th R&D 100 Award at the 58th annual R&D 100 Awards held on October 1. The R&...

October 19th, 2020 |  


Food distribution starting 11 a.m. today, 1,400 boxes of food will be given away

Food distribution starting 11 a.m. today, 1,400 boxes of food will be given away

GALION — The United States Department of Agriculture will deliver 1,400 food boxes to Galion’s Heise Park on Monday, Oct. 19. The food is ...

October 19th, 2020 |  


Gallery: Galion girls at MOAC cross country meet: Photos by Don Tudor

Gallery: Galion girls at MOAC cross country meet: Photos by Don Tudor

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October 19th, 2020 |  


Gallery: Galion girls at MOAC cross country meet; Photos by Don Tudor

Gallery: Galion girls at MOAC cross country meet; Photos by Don Tudor

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October 19th, 2020 |  


Gallery: Colonel Crawford 44, Seneca East 6; Photos by Don Tudor

Gallery: Colonel Crawford 44, Seneca East 6; Photos by Don Tudor

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October 19th, 2020 |  


There is still time to vote before Nov. 3

There is still time to vote before Nov. 3

BUCYRUS — Absentee ballots are still available at the Crawford County Board of Elections for the Nov. 3 general electionYou also may vote by com...

October 19th, 2020 |  


SPORTS


Gallery: Galion girls at MOAC cross country meet; Photos by Don Tudor

Gallery: Galion girls at MOAC cross country meet; Photos by Don Tudor

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October 19th, 2020 |  


Gallery: Colonel Crawford 44, Seneca East 6; Photos by Don Tudor

Gallery: Colonel Crawford 44, Seneca East 6; Photos by Don Tudor

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October 19th, 2020 |  


Clear Fork ladies shut out Shelby; Lady Colts earn No. 3 tournament seed

Clear Fork ladies shut out Shelby; Lady Colts earn No. 3 tournament seed

BELLVILLE — Clear Fork’s girls soccer team traveled to Shelby on Tuesday night and finished league play with a 10-0 win over the Lady Whip...

October 14th, 2020 |  


Galion at Clear Fork on Monday at 5 p.m. in D-II soccer opener; Lady Tigers play Madison on Oct. 21

Galion at Clear Fork on Monday at 5 p.m. in D-II soccer opener; Lady Tigers play Madison on Oct. 21

GALION — Galion’s boys soccer team earned a No. 7 seed in the Ohio High School Athletic Association Division II Northwest 3 sectional/district tou...

October 14th, 2020 updated: October 14th, 2020. |  


Opinion: Keep those surprises coming!

Opinion: Keep those surprises coming!

To be honest, I never thought we’d get this far. The Ohio High School Athletic Association state golf tournament is this weekend. The Galion Tige...

October 14th, 2020 updated: October 14th, 2020. |  


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LIFE


Galion Middle School hosting anOct. 29 “Spooktacular”

Galion Middle School hosting anOct. 29 “Spooktacular”

GALION — On October 29, 2020, from 6-7:30 p.m. Galion Middle School leadership team will host its third Spooktacular Trick-or-Treat event. This ...

October 19th, 2020 |  


Fall road trips safe, affordable

Fall road trips safe, affordable

(StatePoint) As American families continue to track developments of the pandemic, many are opting for regional travel experiences this fall.For some, ...

October 19th, 2020 |  


You can become a weather expert, too

You can become a weather expert, too

(StatePoint) Weather impacts a range of decisions we make throughout the day, from what to wear, whether to bring an umbrella, when to head out for a ...

October 19th, 2020 |  


Food distribution starting 11 a.m. today, 1,400 boxes of food will be given away

Food distribution starting 11 a.m. today, 1,400 boxes of food will be given away

GALION — The United States Department of Agriculture will deliver 1,400 food boxes to Galion’s Heise Park on Monday, Oct. 19. The food is ...

October 19th, 2020 |  


Galion area college news

Galion area college news

Columbus State dean’s listCOLUMBUS — These students have been named to the summer semester dean’s list at Columbus State Community C...

October 16th, 2020 |  


​​​Obhof, Peterson introduce bipartisan bill to help Ohio restaurants, bars

​​​Obhof, Peterson introduce bipartisan bill to help Ohio restaurants, bars

COLUMBUS — Senate President Larry Obhof (R-Medina) and President Pro Tempore Bob Peterson (R-Washington Court House) today introduced a bill to ...

October 15th, 2020 |  


OPINION


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Opinion: Keep those surprises coming!
Rob Prtman opinion: Commonsense solutions to promote conservation

Rob Prtman opinion: Commonsense solutions to promote conservation

In August, we had a historic victory on bipartisan legislation to preserve and protect some of the most beautiful places in America. For years, our na...

October 14th, 2020 |  


Sherrod Brown op-ed: We’re fighting for hair housing

Sherrod Brown op-ed: We’re fighting for hair housing

More than 50 years ago, we passed the Fair Housing Act, and a series of other fair housing and fair lending laws, to outlaw discrimination, promote in...

October 10th, 2020 |  


Op-Ed: 2020 College Free Speech Rankings reveal crisis

Op-Ed: 2020 College Free Speech Rankings reveal crisis

A university should be a place where students can be exposed to new ideas, where they can engage freely in debate and discussion. But do college stude...

October 6th, 2020 |  


Op-Ed: America needs real debating

Op-Ed: America needs real debating

If you’ve been watching the Presidential debates over the years you should know one thing: these are not real debates, but crafted sound bites t...

October 6th, 2020 |  


Op-Ed: With election less than a month away, Ohio is safe, ready

Op-Ed: With election less than a month away, Ohio is safe, ready

Election Month begins today in Ohio! Over the past several months, hundreds of bipartisan elections officials at 88 county boards of elections have be...

October 5th, 2020 |  


Deer archery season is underway in Ohio

Deer archery season is underway in Ohio

Deer archery season is here and according to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources Division of Wildlife, approximately 375,000 people hunt deer in ...

October 5th, 2020 |  


BUSINESS


​​​Obhof, Peterson introduce bipartisan bill to help Ohio restaurants, bars

​​​Obhof, Peterson introduce bipartisan bill to help Ohio restaurants, bars

COLUMBUS — Senate President Larry Obhof (R-Medina) and President Pro Tempore Bob Peterson (R-Washington Court House) today introduced a bill to ...

October 15th, 2020 |  


Economic numbers give Ohio reason to be cautiously optimistic

Economic numbers give Ohio reason to be cautiously optimistic

(The Center Square) — Ohio continues to beat the national average when it comes to economic recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic despite August n...

October 15th, 2020 |  


New Ohio laws expected to help small businesses

New Ohio laws expected to help small businesses

(The Center Square) — To-go cocktails are permanently legal in Ohio and local governments cannot tax plastic bags for at least a year after Ohio...

October 15th, 2020 |  


Galion names new wastewater supervisor

Galion names new wastewater supervisor

GALION — The City of Galion recently hired Jamie Mendoza as supervisor of the Water Treatment Plant on West Railroad Street. The facility is res...

October 10th, 2020 |  


Heart, vascular specialists join OhioHealth Mansfield Hospital

Heart, vascular specialists join OhioHealth Mansfield Hospital

MANSFIELD — OhioHealth Physicians Group recently welcomed two heart and vascular specialists – electrophysiologist Andrea Uradu, MD, and v...

October 8th, 2020 |  


Galion Planning Commission meeting Tuesday at 5 p.m.

Galion Planning Commission meeting Tuesday at 5 p.m.

GALION -- The City of Galion Planning Commission will hold a special meeting Tuesday, Oct. 6, 2020 at 5 p.m. on the second floor of the City Hall. The...

October 5th, 2020 |  


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