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Galion man arrested in Friday morning drug raid

Galion man arrested in Friday morning drug raid

GALION — For the third time in the past week and a half, law enforcement officers have busted an alleged drug operation in Galion.According to a...

July 23rd, 2021 |  


GALION POLICE REPORTS

GALION POLICE REPORTS

July 19Police investigated a report of a fight near South Park in the 700 block of South Boston Street. Officers took information for a report. No arr...

July 23rd, 2021 |  


GALLERY: Day 4 of the Crawford County Junior Fair

GALLERY: Day 4 of the Crawford County Junior Fair

Thursday, July 22, 2021 Photos by Don Tudor for AIM Media Midwest...

July 22nd, 2021 |  


Leesville Grange prepares for county fair

Leesville Grange prepares for county fair

LEESVILLE — Leesville Grange #2078 met at Jefferson Township Fire Department on Tuesday, July 6, 2021 at 7 p.m. Master/President Donald Graf pre...

July 22nd, 2021 |  


GALION AREA NOTEBOOK

GALION AREA NOTEBOOK

Hosford Road bridge closedThe bridge over the Olentangy River on Hosford Road in Polk Township will be closed for 100 days for a bridge replacement pr...

July 22nd, 2021 |  


OhioHealth to open Marion cancer center in fall 2022

OhioHealth to open Marion cancer center in fall 2022

MARION — OhioHealth Marion General Hospital is investing nearly $20 million to open a new comprehensive cancer center in fall of 2022.The OhioHe...

July 22nd, 2021 |  


SPORTS


GALLERY: Galion Youth Baseball 12U All-Stars at Little League State Tournament 2021

GALLERY: Galion Youth Baseball 12U All-Stars at Little League State Tournament 2021

Galion Youth Baseball 12U All-Stars Little League State Tournament July 17-19, 2021 Ironton, OH Photos by Shelley Clark for AIM Media Midwest ...

July 21st, 2021 |  


Great Lakes League baseball: Graders losing skid balloons to 6 games

Great Lakes League baseball: Graders losing skid balloons to 6 games

GALION — With just four games remaining in the 2021 regular season, the Galion Graders are now mired in the midst of a six-game losing streak.Ga...

July 20th, 2021 |  


Little League baseball: Galion bows out of state tournament

Little League baseball: Galion bows out of state tournament

IRONTON — The Galion Youth Baseball 12U All-Stars ended their postseason run on Monday, bowing out of the state tournament. They played two game...

July 19th, 2021 updated: July 20th, 2021. |  


Vintage Grand Prix held

Vintage Grand Prix held

Vintage cars of many makes were at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course when the Morrow County road course hosted its Vintage Grand Prix in late June.Also parti...

July 19th, 2021 |  


Boaters should be alert for unseen hazards

Boaters should be alert for unseen hazards

The Ohio Department of Natural Resources is warning everyone about the hidden dangers that can occur during a day on the lake, stream, or river. Carbo...

July 19th, 2021 |  


Little League baseball: Galion still alive in state tournament

Little League baseball: Galion still alive in state tournament

IRONTON — Galion Youth Baseball’s 12U All-Stars will be back in action on Monday at the state Little League tournament after posting a 1-1...

July 18th, 2021 |  


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Early voter turnout large in Morrow County

Early voter turnout large in Morrow County

MOUNT GILEAD — Board of Elections Director Penny Porter said both early voting and absentee voting are triple what they have ever been in the genera...

October 29th, 2020 updated: October 29th, 2020. |  


Check out the just released Locally Owned tabloid, a product of the Galion Inquirer and Morrow County Sentinel

Check out the just released Locally Owned tabloid, a product of the Galion Inquirer and Morrow County Sentinel

Follow this link to see the 2020 Locally Owned magazine, a product of the Galion Inquirer and the Morrow County Sentinel http://www.pbiprinting.com...

October 29th, 2020 |  


Beginning Nov. 1, Crawford-Opoly

Beginning Nov. 1, Crawford-Opoly

CRAWFORD COUNTY — As businesses to continue navigate the COVID-19 pandemic, and much of the public considers how to support their local businesses, ...

October 28th, 2020 updated: October 29th, 2020. |  


Ohio State, Nebraska deal with ‘weird’ circumstances

Ohio State, Nebraska deal with ‘weird’ circumstances

COLUMBUS — It was different. It was historic. It was weird. And it was quiet. Very quiet.Ohio State’s 52-17 win over Nebraska on Saturday ...

October 26th, 2020 |  


Crawford County Veterans Hall of Fame announces 2020 inductees

Crawford County Veterans Hall of Fame announces 2020 inductees

CRAWFORD COUNTY — The Crawford County Veterans Hall of Fame has selected the class of 2020. Because of Covid-19 there will not be a ceremony Nov...

October 26th, 2020 updated: October 26th, 2020. |  


Avita purchases former Sears property at Richland Mall

Avita purchases former Sears property at Richland Mall

ONTARIO — Avita Health System has purchased the former Sears property at the Richland Mall in Ontario.The property consists of a vacant two-stor...

October 23rd, 2020 |  


OPINION


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Education reforms could narrow achievement gap

Education reforms could narrow achievement gap

Last Monday, members of the Ohio House and Senate finally reconciled their respective versions of the state budget, passing it with bipartisan support...

July 10th, 2021 |  


Critics decry BRIDGE Act’s effect on states

Michigan lawmakers passed laws in the past two years to eliminate red tape and limit government reach. The legislators established rules to ensure fed...

July 10th, 2021 |  


Preacher’s Point: The Founding Fathers and America today

Preacher’s Point: The Founding Fathers and America today

Throughout generations, things change. For example, some of the social graces practically no longer exist, such as standing when a woman enters a room...

July 9th, 2021 |  


Poll: Patriotism abides, expression varies

Although debates over the meaning of patriotism in a democracy date to Demosthenes warning ancient Greeks about their civic complacence, in America th...

July 7th, 2021 |  


Hunters may apply for special opportunities

Hunters may apply for special opportunities

Hunters may apply beginning Thursday, July 1 for special controlled hunting opportunities available on Ohio’s public lands during the 2021-22 se...

July 5th, 2021 |  


Where has the truth gone?

Where has the truth gone?

“Want to buy a new car with bad credit? No problem. Come into our dealership and we will get you approved — guaranteed! You will be pre-ap...

July 4th, 2021 |  


BUSINESS


Beginning Nov. 1, Crawford-Opoly

Beginning Nov. 1, Crawford-Opoly

CRAWFORD COUNTY — As businesses to continue navigate the COVID-19 pandemic, and much of the public considers how to support their local businesses, ...

October 28th, 2020 updated: October 29th, 2020. |  


Richland County launches second round of small business grant program

Richland County launches second round of small business grant program

RICHLAND COUNTY — The Richland Area Chamber & Economic Development today announced a collaboration with Richland County to launch a second r...

October 27th, 2020 |  


Update: Harding Way paving project in Galion

Update: Harding Way paving project in Galion

GALION -- Weather permitting, Koskosing Construction will pave the parking lots in Park Square on Wednesday, Oct. 28. The Harding Way project is expec...

October 26th, 2020 updated: October 26th, 2020. |  


$125 million grant program will help ohio small businesses

$125 million grant program will help ohio small businesses

COLUMBUS — Ohio Governor Mike DeWine and Lt. Governor Jon Husted announced a $125 million grant program to help small businesses that have been ...

October 26th, 2020 |  


Restaurants, bars can apply for assistance program

Restaurants, bars can apply for assistance program

COLUMBUS — The state of Ohio has created a $37.5 million fund to help bars and restaurants that have been hurt by the COVID-19 pandemic. The fun...

October 26th, 2020 |  


Avita purchases former Sears property at Richland Mall

Avita purchases former Sears property at Richland Mall

ONTARIO — Avita Health System has purchased the former Sears property at the Richland Mall in Ontario.The property consists of a vacant two-stor...

October 23rd, 2020 |  


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