NEWS


9:47 am
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Crawford Park District ready for spring
Galion police reports

Galion police reports

Monday, March 11 12:20 a.m. — Emergency workers gave a woman three doses of Narcan after police received a report of someone who overdosed in the...

March 16th, 2019 updated: March 16th, 2019. |  


Brock Williamson, of Bucyrus, will be new wildlife officer in Van Wert County

Brock Williamson, of Bucyrus, will be new wildlife officer in Van Wert County

FINDLAY, OH – Brock Williamson, 23, of Bucyrus, Ohio will be assigned as the new state wildlife officer in Van Wert County, according to the Ohio De...

March 15th, 2019 |  


Galion’s Nate Cass new wildlife officer in Crawford County

Galion’s Nate Cass new wildlife officer in Crawford County

FINDLAY — Nathan Cass, 24, of Galion, Ohio will be assigned as the new state wildlife officer in Crawford County, according to the Ohio Department o...

March 15th, 2019 updated: March 15th, 2019. |  


Hospital board, commissioners discuss future

MOUNT GILEAD — In a lively exchange of ideas at a special meeting, Morrow County Hospital (MCH) board members and County Commissioners discussed...

March 15th, 2019 |  


Achievements celebrated at State of the Vision

Achievements celebrated at State of the Vision

BUCYRUS — The Crawford Partnership held its annual State of the Vision Dinner and Awards Thursday evening at Pickwick Place in Bucyrus. The alway...

March 15th, 2019 updated: March 15th, 2019. |  


Open enrollment starts April 1 at Northmor

GALION — The administration of the Northmor Local School District will be accepting Open Enrollment Applications for students for the 2019-2020 scho...

March 14th, 2019 updated: March 14th, 2019. |  


SPORTS


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Hometown Heroes honored
Gallery:  Galion Softball vs. Western Reserve Scrimmage 3-19-19.  Photos by Erin Miller.

Gallery: Galion Softball vs. Western Reserve Scrimmage 3-19-19. Photos by Erin Miller.

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March 19th, 2019 updated: March 20th, 2019. |  


A week like no other: Inquirer sports reporter shares story of pain, emergency surgery and hope

A week like no other: Inquirer sports reporter shares story of pain, emergency surgery and hope

To say the last week of my life has been a roller-coaster ride would be more than an understatement. This column was not easy for me to write. I to...

March 19th, 2019 updated: March 19th, 2019. |  


Birds are migrating back into the area

Birds are migrating back into the area

Although it feels like winter won’t let go of its grip this year, there has still been enough warm days and warm rains along with some timely winds ...

March 18th, 2019 updated: March 19th, 2019. |  


N-10 honorees: Eagles’ Fenner, Feichtner earn first-team accolades

N-10 honorees: Eagles’ Fenner, Feichtner earn first-team accolades

NORTH ROBINSON — Now that the boys basketball season has concluded for area prep squads, the Northern-10 Athletic Conference has released its’ lis...

March 16th, 2019 updated: March 16th, 2019. |  


Chad Clinger column: The boys of summer are back … almost

Chad Clinger column: The boys of summer are back … almost

It’s almost Major League Baseball time. Hopefully you’re somewhat excited, although I doubt you are as excited as I am. While the National Bask...

March 16th, 2019 updated: March 19th, 2019. |  


Galion’s Nate Cass new wildlife officer in Crawford County

Galion’s Nate Cass new wildlife officer in Crawford County

FINDLAY — Nathan Cass, 24, of Galion, Ohio will be assigned as the new state wildlife officer in Crawford County, according to the Ohio Department o...

March 15th, 2019 updated: March 15th, 2019. |  


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LIFE


Gallery:  Galion Softball vs. Western Reserve Scrimmage 3-19-19.  Photos by Erin Miller.

Gallery: Galion Softball vs. Western Reserve Scrimmage 3-19-19. Photos by Erin Miller.

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March 19th, 2019 updated: March 20th, 2019. |  


Crawford Park District ready for spring

Crawford Park District ready for spring

LEESVILLE — Today (March 20) is the first day of spring. It actually arrives at 5:56 p.m. And after another odd Ohio winter, most are looking forwar...

March 19th, 2019 updated: March 19th, 2019. |  


A week like no other: Inquirer sports reporter shares story of pain, emergency surgery and hope

A week like no other: Inquirer sports reporter shares story of pain, emergency surgery and hope

To say the last week of my life has been a roller-coaster ride would be more than an understatement. This column was not easy for me to write. I to...

March 19th, 2019 updated: March 19th, 2019. |  


Birds are migrating back into the area

Birds are migrating back into the area

Although it feels like winter won’t let go of its grip this year, there has still been enough warm days and warm rains along with some timely winds ...

March 18th, 2019 updated: March 19th, 2019. |  


Quick poll: Medical marijuana OK, but not all are ready to legalize pot for recreational use

Quick poll: Medical marijuana OK, but not all are ready to legalize pot for recreational use

GALION — In a strictly, unscientific poll over the last few days, it appears that the stigma surrounding marijuana has lessened a lot since about 19...

March 16th, 2019 updated: March 16th, 2019. |  


Galion police reports

Galion police reports

Monday, March 11 12:20 a.m. — Emergency workers gave a woman three doses of Narcan after police received a report of someone who overdosed in the...

March 16th, 2019 updated: March 16th, 2019. |  


OPINION


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Birds are migrating back into the area
Column: Shining a light on campaign finance in Ohio

Column: Shining a light on campaign finance in Ohio

You deserve to know who is funding campaigns aimed to influence the outcome of elections. It’s really that simple.A variety of motivating factor...

March 18th, 2019 |  


Quick poll: Medical marijuana OK, but not all are ready to legalize pot for recreational use

Quick poll: Medical marijuana OK, but not all are ready to legalize pot for recreational use

GALION — In a strictly, unscientific poll over the last few days, it appears that the stigma surrounding marijuana has lessened a lot since about 19...

March 16th, 2019 updated: March 16th, 2019. |  


Guest column by James Burns: Summing up 80 good years

Guest column by James Burns: Summing up 80 good years

March is the month of my 80th birthday. I grew up in a hilly and woodsy section of semi-rural Ohio. A neighbor’s car rolled down one of those hi...

March 16th, 2019 |  


Transportation budget a winner … so far

Transportation budget a winner … so far

Transportation budget a winner … so far The Ohio Council of County Officials (OCCO) is a supporting partner of Fix Our Roads Ohio (https://fixour...

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


Column: Jumping in to Medicare For All with eyes closed tight

Column: Jumping in to Medicare For All with eyes closed tight

The recent unveiling of the ballyhooed House of Representatives Medicare for All Act of 2019 bill will be met with chants of “equal healthcare for a...

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


Campus leaders appreciate community support

Campus leaders appreciate community support

Campus leaders appreciate community supportOften, it is during the deepest tragedies that we find how fortunate we are to be members of a community. F...

March 6th, 2019 |  


BUSINESS


Galion’s Nate Cass new wildlife officer in Crawford County

Galion’s Nate Cass new wildlife officer in Crawford County

FINDLAY — Nathan Cass, 24, of Galion, Ohio will be assigned as the new state wildlife officer in Crawford County, according to the Ohio Department o...

March 15th, 2019 updated: March 15th, 2019. |  


Achievements celebrated at State of the Vision

Achievements celebrated at State of the Vision

BUCYRUS — The Crawford Partnership held its annual State of the Vision Dinner and Awards Thursday evening at Pickwick Place in Bucyrus. The alway...

March 15th, 2019 updated: March 15th, 2019. |  


What are your thoughts on medical marijuana; possible legalization of recreational marijuana?

What are your thoughts on medical marijuana; possible legalization of recreational marijuana?

Medical marijuana is legal in Ohio. But should it be? You tell me. Also, should the recreational use of marijuana be legal in Ohio? What d...

March 13th, 2019 updated: March 13th, 2019. |  


Area news briefs: Galion Safety Council, Brush and Palette and more

Area news briefs: Galion Safety Council, Brush and Palette and more

Next safety council imeeting March 21 GALION — The next Galion Safety Council meeting is Thursday, March 21 at the Galion Moose Lodege, 520 S. Ma...

March 13th, 2019 updated: March 13th, 2019. |  


Local leaders: Look ahead Galion; stop focusing on past issues

Local leaders: Look ahead Galion; stop focusing on past issues

GALION — There was a common theme among speakers at Tuesday’s 2019 Economic Update and Business Forecast Breakfast. It was that Galion has a lo...

March 13th, 2019 updated: March 13th, 2019. |  


Volunteers sought to help with Alzheimer’s walk, fight against dementia

Volunteers sought to help with Alzheimer’s walk, fight against dementia

MANSFIELD — The Alzheimer’s Association North Central Ohio Walk to End Alzheimer’s is Sept. 14 at the OSU Mansfield/NCSC campus. More than 350 p...

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


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