NEWS


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Union fears for Bucyrus GE plant’s future
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GALION POLICE REPORTS
Honoring Dr. King: Donations will help families in need

Honoring Dr. King: Donations will help families in need

BUCYRUS — Organizers of a day of service to honor the memory of civil rights leader Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. will continue their efforts for ...

January 19th, 2021 |  


Seeking Ohio’s elusive owls

Seeking Ohio’s elusive owls

If you hear sounds in the night, see a flutter of wings or eyes peering from a tree and know an owl is near, the Central Ohio Owl Project wants to hea...

January 19th, 2021 |  


GALION POLICE REPORTS

GALION POLICE REPORTS

Jan. 13Police arrested a female suspect in the 100 block of Clymer Avenue on suspicion of criminal trespass and disorderly conduct.Police arrested a f...

January 19th, 2021 |  


Knox County Beekeepers Association offers beekeeping classes

Knox County Beekeepers Association offers beekeeping classes

MOUNT VERNON — The Knox County Beekeepers Association will hold its annual Beginner Beekeeping classes a little differently this year.If you hav...

January 19th, 2021 |  


81 workers at Bucyrus GE plant facing potential layoffs

81 workers at Bucyrus GE plant facing potential layoffs

BUCYRUS — Eighty-one employees at the GE Lighting plant, 1250 Walnut Street in Bucyrus, could lose their jobs, depending on the outcome of negot...

January 18th, 2021 updated: January 19th, 2021. |  


VITA of Crawford County offers free tax assistance

VITA of Crawford County offers free tax assistance

BUCYRUS — The VITA (Volunteer Income Tax Assistance) Program offers free tax preparation and e-filing of federal income tax and state income tax...

January 18th, 2021 |  


SPORTS


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Boys bowling: Galion knocks off Elgin
Girls basketball: Lady Tigers fall to Marion Harding

Girls basketball: Lady Tigers fall to Marion Harding

GALION — Marion Harding defeated Galion 75-24 in Mid Ohio Athletic Conference girls basketball play on Friday.The Lady Presidents (12-2, 8-0 MOA...

January 22nd, 2021 |  


Tuesday Morning Mix League scores

Tuesday Morning Mix League scores

Team Standings — Week 14Three Mustysteers 43.5-12.5C.O.W.A. 41.5-14.5Off Constantly 34-22The Excusers 31-25BFF 29-27Third Shifters 29-27Smitty&#...

January 22nd, 2021 |  


Boys basketball (photo gallery): Colonel Crawford vs Upper Sandusky – Jan. 21, 2021

Boys basketball (photo gallery): Colonel Crawford vs Upper Sandusky – Jan. 21, 2021

Boys basketball: Colonel Crawford vs Upper SanduskyThursday, Jan. 21, 2021Mac Morrison Gym - North Robinson, OHPhotos by Don Tudor for AIM Media Midwe...

January 22nd, 2021 |  


Boys basketball: Harding tops Galion in MOAC matchup

Boys basketball: Harding tops Galion in MOAC matchup

MARION — Marion Harding overcame a slow start and put together a huge first-half run to pick up a 51-31 win over Galion on Thursday evening.The ...

January 21st, 2021 |  


Boys basketball: Colonel Crawford pulls away from Upper Sandusky to remain undefeated

Boys basketball: Colonel Crawford pulls away from Upper Sandusky to remain undefeated

NORTH ROBINSON — Colonel Crawford took a commanding two-game lead in the Northern 10 Athletic Conference thanks to a 59-42 win over Upper Sandus...

January 21st, 2021 updated: January 22nd, 2021. |  


Mount Gilead boys fight back to defeat Northmor

Mount Gilead boys fight back to defeat Northmor

After struggling offense at home against Northmor for over a quarter and a half, Mount Gilead heated up from the field and didn’t cool off until...

January 20th, 2021 |  


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LIFE


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


Colleges deceive students financially

John and his parents head to their first college admissions visit. After the tour and interview, they hear the admissions counselor say, “John, ...

January 20th, 2021 |  


Biden cites ‘urgent’ need for $1.9 trillion stimulus

The economy was bad, and the White House planned to go big. On the day the mammoth $800 billion Recovery Act became law, however, the new president to...

January 19th, 2021 |  


Bird hunting seasons for 2021 presented

Bird hunting seasons for 2021 presented

Proposed migratory bird hunting seasons that begin in the fall of 2021 were presented to the Ohio Wildlife Council on Wednesday, Jan. 13, according to...

January 18th, 2021 |  


Google’s monopoly isn’t a game for newspapers

Google’s monopoly isn’t a game for newspapers

It is no secret that Google has secured a near monopoly in the search and local advertising world. However, the impact on newspapers hasn’t been...

January 16th, 2021 |  


USDA secretary: New boss same as the old boss

The federal government certainly has no issue spending taxpayer money these days. The budget deficit for 2020 surpassed $3 trillion, a level far beyon...

January 16th, 2021 |  


Remote access to meetings is not ideal

As a local government reporter, I watch a lot of public meetings — from city councils and county boards, to criminal intake hearings and public ...

January 6th, 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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