Column: “Babe” could save human babies’ lives

Column: “Babe” could save human babies’ lives

More than 100,000 Americans are on waiting lists for organ transplants. Many will die before the organ they need becomes available.Those deaths may so...

August 6th, 2019 |  


Back-to-school immunizations at Richland Public Health

RICHLAND COUNTY — It may be hard to believe, but the start of school is less than a month away. Included in planning is making sure your childre...

August 2nd, 2019 |  


Richland Public Health spraying for mosquitoes this week near Bellville

Richland Public Health spraying for mosquitoes this week near Bellville

RICHLAND COUNTY –Richland Public Health will be conducting mosquito spraying, weather permitting, in the following locations this week: July 31...

July 30th, 2019 updated: July 30th, 2019. |  



AAA study puts vehicle-escape tools under scrutiny

AAA study puts vehicle-escape tools under scrutiny

COLUMBUS — Not all tools designed to help break car windows in an emergency work on all types of glass, according to a new AAA study. Consumers ...

July 25th, 2019 |  


Richland Public Heath schedules free health assessments

Richland Public Heath schedules free health assessments

MANSFIELD — Community Health Screenings are free health assessments from Richland Public Health nurses for Richland County adults at locations c...

July 25th, 2019 |  


Column: Fighting for health care for all Ohioans

Column: Fighting for health care for all Ohioans

Last week, a federal court heard arguments in a case supported by the Trump Administration that threatens the health coverage of 20 million Americans ...

July 24th, 2019 updated: July 25th, 2019. |  


Galion Safety Town gives young participants a good start on a safer life

Galion Safety Town gives young participants a good start on a safer life

GALION — Although Safety Town is geared toward teaching young children many aspects on how to keep safe, this week’s program atGalion Primary Scho...

July 24th, 2019 updated: July 25th, 2019. |  


Column: Medicare for All proposal will cripple doctors, hospitals

Column: Medicare for All proposal will cripple doctors, hospitals

Americans have health on their minds. Nearly four in 10 voters think health care is the most important policy issue our country faces.Some lawmakers &...

July 24th, 2019 |  


Heise Park pool free today, Saturday; extended hours at pool, Splash Park

Heise Park pool free today, Saturday; extended hours at pool, Splash Park

GALION -- To help area residents cope with the hot weather, the City of Galion will not charge admission to the Heise Park swimming pool today and Sat...

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


Excessive heat can be deadly for elderly

Excessive heat can be deadly for elderly

Older adults are at increased risk for heat-related illness, complications COLUMBUS — Forecasters are predicting high temperatures in the 90s and t...

July 18th, 2019 updated: July 18th, 2019. |