2020 Popcorn Festival cancelled

2020 Popcorn Festival cancelled

MARION — The 2020 edition of the Marion Popcorn Festival has been cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic.A news release stated:To our Visitors, ...

June 5th, 2020 |  


Hocking Hills’ opening means even more natural social distancing opportunities

Hocking Hills’ opening means even more natural social distancing opportunities

LOGAN — Explore Hocking Hills announced today that not only are cabins and other lodging in Ohio’s Hocking Hills now open to the public, b...

May 30th, 2020 |  


Area campground open for business

Area campground open for business

SHELBY — With Gov. Mike DeWine lifting restrictions on camping May 21, Ohioans flocked to campgrounds across the state over Memorial Day weekend...

May 28th, 2020 |  



Do your part this summer to control mosquitoes, ticks

Do your part this summer to control mosquitoes, ticks

RICHLAND COUNTY — Spring rains combined with warm weather make conditions favorable for mosquito breeding. Mosquitoes can breed in any standing ...

May 27th, 2020 |  


COVID-19 will affect local tourism industry

COVID-19 will affect local tourism industry

MANSFIELD — The travel industry in Richland County – like that of destinations worldwide – will look different in 2020 due to the CO...

May 26th, 2020 updated: May 28th, 2020. |  


COVID-19 shuts down area events

COVID-19 shuts down area events

GALION — It’s been a bad week for planned summer activities in Galion and across Ohio. Lots of concerts and fairs and festivals were cancelled....

May 22nd, 2020 updated: May 22nd, 2020. |  


2020 Ohio State Fair cancelled

2020 Ohio State Fair cancelled

COLUMBUS —The 2020 Ohio State Fair was cancelled today due to health concerns having to do with COVID-19.This announcement was posted on the Ohi...

May 21st, 2020 updated: May 21st, 2020. |  


Crawford County Fair releases 2020 schedule

Crawford County Fair releases 2020 schedule

BUCYRUS — It’s on. Unless something unexpected happens in the next month, this year’s Crawford County Fair will go on. Officials released ...

May 21st, 2020 updated: May 21st, 2020. |  


Ohio team to enforce compliance with reopening guidelines, including potential citations, prosecution of violators

Ohio team to enforce compliance with reopening guidelines, including potential citations, prosecution of violators

(The Center Square) — A new team will enforce compliance with the Responsible RestartOhio plan, which aims to allow businesses to reopen safely ...

May 20th, 2020 |  


Connecting in a no-contact world: Curb service, public wifi, Facebook, internet available at Galion Library

Connecting in a no-contact world: Curb service, public wifi, Facebook, internet available at Galion Library

GALION — Although patrons cannot physically go inside Galion Public Library, they can still enjoy the benefits of being a library card holder wi...

May 15th, 2020 updated: May 18th, 2020. |