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9:28 am
Updated: 9:29 am. |    
Marion man dies in Morrow County crash
Four-part financial seminar set at Crestline Public Library

Four-part financial seminar set at Crestline Public Library

CRESTLINE The Crestline Public Library and Parr Insurance present a four week Adult Financial Seminar every Tuesday in June, from 6-7 p.m. These semin...

May 21st, 2017 updated: May 21st, 2017. |  


Area briefs: Bratwurst Festival queen applications available

Area briefs: Bratwurst Festival queen applications available

Goodman having office hours June 2 in New Riegel COLUMBUS— State Representative Wesley A. Goodman (R-Cardington) announced today that he will be ...

May 21st, 2017 updated: May 21st, 2017. |  


Community Calendar

Community Calendar

May 20 LIBRARY PET SHOW — 10-11 a.m., Galon Public Library is having a pet show for children of all ages, along with their families. Pets of all ...

May 21st, 2017 updated: May 21st, 2017. |  


Galion students celebrate Right to Read Week

Galion students celebrate Right to Read Week

GALION — A recent Right to Read week at Galion Intermediate School included a lot of history. Students and staff focused their efforts May 8-12 o...

May 21st, 2017 updated: May 21st, 2017. |  


Gallery: Big Four Depot Pavilion Celebration: Photos by Erin Miller

Gallery: Big Four Depot Pavilion Celebration: Photos by Erin Miller

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May 20th, 2017 |  


Thank you Northmor, from Ronald McDonald

Thank you Northmor, from Ronald McDonald

Northmor JOG students surprised Wayne Bradley, owner of the Shell Gas Station on St. Rt. 95 and 71 to thank him personally in helping the students rea...

May 20th, 2017 updated: May 20th, 2017. |  


SPORTS


Schools out Friday for Galion students

Schools out Friday for Galion students

GALION -- Friday is the last day of school for Galion City Schools students. High School and Middle School students will be dismissed at approximately...

May 25th, 2017 |  


Golden Knights moving on after day one

Golden Knights moving on after day one

LANCASTER — Representatives from the Northmor Golden Knights track and field teams were in action at Fairfield Union High School for day one of ...

May 25th, 2017 |  


One ticket punched, others await for Eagles

One ticket punched, others await for Eagles

Lady Eagles punching ticketsLANCASTER — In the Division III Region XI track and field meet at Lancaster Fairfield Union High School, the Crawfor...

May 25th, 2017 |  


Eastwood ends Lady Eagles’ tournament run

Eastwood ends Lady Eagles’ tournament run

FINDLAY — Pemberville Eastwood ended Colonel Crawford’s softball season Wednesday. Eastwood rallied from a 3-2deficit for a 12-3 victory i...

May 25th, 2017 |  


Galion’s Garrett Kuns on District IX, D-II first-team baseball squad

Galion’s Garrett Kuns on District IX, D-II first-team baseball squad

Crestline's JR Wolfe a first-teamer in Division IV GALION — The Northwest Ohio District IX Baseball Coaches Association has released its All-Dist...

May 24th, 2017 updated: May 24th, 2017. |  


Clinger’s Corner: It’s almost over … for this year

Clinger’s Corner: It’s almost over … for this year

My first sports year here at the paper is almost in the books!I want to first and foremost congratulate all of the area student athletes on their perf...

May 24th, 2017 |  


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LIFE


Galion mail carriers take part in Stamp Out Hunger campaign

Galion mail carriers take part in Stamp Out Hunger campaign

GALION — On May 13, Galion postal workers did a lot of picking up, along with their usual delivery service. Judging from the amount of goods that en...

May 24th, 2017 updated: May 24th, 2017. |  


Area briefs: Bratwurst Festival queen applications available

Area briefs: Bratwurst Festival queen applications available

Goodman having office hours June 2 in New Riegel COLUMBUS— State Representative Wesley A. Goodman (R-Cardington) announced today that he will be ...

May 21st, 2017 updated: May 21st, 2017. |  


Community Calendar

Community Calendar

May 20 LIBRARY PET SHOW — 10-11 a.m., Galon Public Library is having a pet show for children of all ages, along with their families. Pets of all ...

May 21st, 2017 updated: May 21st, 2017. |  


Galion students celebrate Right to Read Week

Galion students celebrate Right to Read Week

GALION — A recent Right to Read week at Galion Intermediate School included a lot of history. Students and staff focused their efforts May 8-12 o...

May 21st, 2017 updated: May 21st, 2017. |  


Gallery: Big Four Depot Pavilion Celebration: Photos by Erin Miller

Gallery: Big Four Depot Pavilion Celebration: Photos by Erin Miller

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May 20th, 2017 |  


Thank you Northmor, from Ronald McDonald

Thank you Northmor, from Ronald McDonald

Northmor JOG students surprised Wayne Bradley, owner of the Shell Gas Station on St. Rt. 95 and 71 to thank him personally in helping the students rea...

May 20th, 2017 updated: May 20th, 2017. |  


OPINION


8:44 pm |    
Column: Shame on all of us!
Russ Kent: Can Galion become a tourist attraction?

Russ Kent: Can Galion become a tourist attraction?

Galion needs an identity. Crawford County needs an identity. North central Ohio needs an identity. Perhaps more than an identity, we need a v...

May 17th, 2017 updated: May 17th, 2017. |  


Clinger’s Corner: Still enjoying the ride

Clinger’s Corner: Still enjoying the ride

So, here we are folks! I am quickly approaching my 10-month mark here at the Galion Inquirer as the sports reporter. It seems like just yesterday I wa...

May 17th, 2017 |  


Column: Too many leftovers, too few recipes

Column: Too many leftovers, too few recipes

I have nothing against dinner leftovers, nor breakfast, lunch and late-night leftovers. Actually, most of the time I enjoy them, although not neces...

May 10th, 2017 updated: May 10th, 2017. |  


Wild turkey season underway

Wild turkey season underway

Ohio hunters checked 10,280 wild turkeys during the first week of the wild turkey hunting season, April 24-30.New for the 2017 season, the state has b...

May 8th, 2017 |  


Russ Kent column: Seeking reader submissions, full-time reporter

Russ Kent column: Seeking reader submissions, full-time reporter

I enjoy writing. It’s the part of my job I enjoy most. It’s something I’ve not done much in the past 10 years as in was not a priority of my ...

May 6th, 2017 updated: May 5th, 2017. |  


Clinger’s Corner: MLB notes, and wake me when the NBA Finals start

Clinger’s Corner: MLB notes, and wake me when the NBA Finals start

It’s not very often that I get a chance to give you, the reader, two columns in one week. But thanks to rainy weather that led to this rare occas...

May 6th, 2017 updated: May 5th, 2017. |  


BUSINESS


8:50 am
Updated: 8:56 am. |    
Column: Adventure is closer than you think
Galion students say thanks for treasurer’s assistance

Galion students say thanks for treasurer’s assistance

GALION — The Galion Intermediate School The fifth-grade classes of Paula Prince and Jon Stinehour at Galion Intermediate School embarked on a journe...

May 19th, 2017 updated: May 19th, 2017. |  


Don’t forget: Just 60 minutes ’til first Third Friday in Galion

Don’t forget: Just 60 minutes ’til first Third Friday in Galion

GALION -- Efforts to get more people to visit and get to know and start to better enjoy Historic Uptowne Galion begin Friday with the first-of-its-kin...

May 19th, 2017 updated: May 19th, 2017. |  


Health department names Clean Plate Award winners

Health department names Clean Plate Award winners

GALION — These 2016 Clean Plate Award recipients were honored by the Galion City Health Department on May 9. All of the winners were recognized and ...

May 19th, 2017 updated: May 19th, 2017. |  


April 2017 Crawford County real estate transactions

April 2017 Crawford County real estate transactions

S. Longstreth LLC to Iron Vault Distillery, LLC, 134 & 134 ½ Harding Way West, Galion, $99,000 Weldon G Shealy & Violet R Shealy to NTL In...

May 17th, 2017 updated: May 17th, 2017. |  


Ohio tourism industry keeps growing

Ohio tourism industry keeps growing

COLUMBUS — TourismOhio this week released 2016 data documenting the seventh consecutive year of sustained growth within the state’s tourism indust...

May 17th, 2017 updated: May 17th, 2017. |  


Friends of the Library book sale resumes 9 a.m. Saturday at Galion Public Library

Friends of the Library book sale resumes 9 a.m. Saturday at Galion Public Library

GALION — The Galion Friends of the Library Spring Book Sale to support Galion Public Library is May 11, 9 a.m. to 8 p.m.; May 12, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.; ...

May 13th, 2017 updated: May 13th, 2017. |  


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