COVID-19 claims eighth life in Richland County

COVID-19 claims eighth life in Richland County

MANSFIELD — Richland Public Health is confirming an eighth death to a Richland County resident from COVID-19. The victim was a 92-year-old femal...

July 20th, 2020 |  


Training in contact tracing available online

LIMA — Rhodes State College’s Workforce Development & Innovation division has collaborated with Clark State Workforce & Business S...

July 20th, 2020 |  


OIU agents issue citations to seven liquor permits for violating health orders

OIU agents issue citations to seven liquor permits for violating health orders

COLUMBUS — Agents from the Ohio Investigative Unit (OIU), working with assistance from local law enforcement and local departments of health, ci...

July 20th, 2020 |  



Athens County ranked as No. 1 coronavirus hot spot in Ohio

Athens County ranked as No. 1 coronavirus hot spot in Ohio

(The Center Square) – Athens County is reporting 24.3 new daily coronavirus cases per 100,000 people, making it the highest risk area in Ohio fo...

July 20th, 2020 |  


‘Ripper’ Owens playing Saturday in Galion, Former lead singer for Judas Priest performing at Planet 14

‘Ripper’ Owens playing Saturday in Galion, Former lead singer for Judas Priest performing at Planet 14

GREEN, Ohio — Tim ‘Ripper’ Owens, who more than 20 years ago, parlayed a job as lead singer in a Judas Priest tribute into an eight-...

July 17th, 2020 |  


First Presbyterian Church sells building; parish making temporary move to First United Church of Christ

First Presbyterian Church sells building; parish making temporary move to First United Church of Christ

GALION — First Presbyterian Church in Galion is on the move.The church parish recently sold the building at 240 S. Market St. and is in the proc...

July 17th, 2020 |  


Wesley Chapel congregation moving from Sixth Avenue to South Market Street

Wesley Chapel congregation moving from Sixth Avenue to South Market Street

GALION — Wesley Chapel has outgrown its church and will take possession of a new building July 24.The congregation at Wesley Chapel, 260 Sixth A...

July 17th, 2020 |  


Richland County becomes Risk Level 3/Red, triggering mandatory facial coverings starting Friday

Richland County becomes Risk Level 3/Red, triggering mandatory facial coverings starting Friday

Crawford County Level 1; Morrow County Level 2 MANSFIELD — Richland Public Health was alerted Thursday afternoon that Richland County has moved fro...

July 16th, 2020 updated: July 16th, 2020. |  


DeWine: State must come together to battle COVID-19

DeWine: State must come together to battle COVID-19

COLUMBUS — Gov. Mike DeWine said Ohio has reached the “most critical point in our battle against” the coronavirus and is “sliding down a very ...

July 16th, 2020 updated: July 16th, 2020. |  


Nursing homes plead for help to fight COVID-19

Nursing homes plead for help to fight COVID-19

Dear Governors,Thank you for your leadership in response to this unprecedented health crisis and the action your administrations have taken to prevent...

July 16th, 2020 |