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Red Cross Power of the Purse is April 21
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Weather spotter training March 1 in Galion
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Russ Kent: A single finger can save your life
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Kayley Gimbel is Galion’s student of the month

Kayley Gimbel is Galion’s student of the month

GALION – Kayley Gimbel, a junior at Galion High School, is the January 2017 Student of the Month. The positive character trait for January was “sh...

February 17th, 2017 updated: February 19th, 2017. |  


Galion man headed to jail on sex-related charges

Galion man headed to jail on sex-related charges

BUCYRUS — A Galion man was sentenced to jail in Crawford County Common Pleas Court this week after pleading guilty to sexual-related charges. Jam...

February 17th, 2017 updated: February 19th, 2017. |  


Northmor pondering drug tests for students

GALION — Northmor school board members are seeking input from the community during its 6 p.m. board meeting Tuesday, February 21, 2017.The board...

February 17th, 2017 |  


Tigers head to BGSU with state swim meet on their minds

Tigers head to BGSU with state swim meet on their minds

GALION — The Galion Tigers will see plenty of action at the district swim meet Friday at the Bowling Green State University campus. Galion will send...

February 16th, 2017 updated: February 16th, 2017. |  


Galion school board OKs next year’s calendar

Galion school board OKs next year’s calendar

GALION – The Galion school board has approved the calendar for the 2017-2018 school year.The opening day for students in grades kindergarten thr...

February 16th, 2017 updated: February 16th, 2017. |  


Colonel Crawford swimmers eye state meet berths

Colonel Crawford swimmers eye state meet berths

NORTH ROBINSON — The Colonel Crawford swim teams is sending 12 swimmers to the district tournament at Bowling Green State University on Friday after...

February 16th, 2017 updated: February 16th, 2017. |  


SPORTS


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Galion’s Sara Misura qualifies for district bowling
Two Tigers are MOAC champs

Two Tigers are MOAC champs

SPARTA — The Mid-Ohio Athletic Conference wrestling championships were Saturday at Highland High School. When the day was finished, the Galion T...

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


Baseball coaches will adjust to new OHSAA pitch-count rules

Baseball coaches will adjust to new OHSAA pitch-count rules

COLUMBUS — In January the Ohio High School Athletic Association approved a new, nationally-mandated pitch count regulation set forth by the National...

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


Galion swimmers qualify for state meet

Galion swimmers qualify for state meet

COLUMBUS — Galion will send two boys relay teams to the state swim meet in Canton this weekend, Also, Eli Skaggs qualified in the boys 100-meter fre...

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


Presidents start fast, don’t let up vs. Galion

Presidents start fast, don’t let up vs. Galion

GALION — The Mid-Ohio Athletic Conference Red Division had an unlikely champion this season. Conference champ Marion Harding was in Galion on Saturd...

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


Ontario defense shines in 53-37 win over Crawford

Ontario defense shines in 53-37 win over Crawford

NORTH ROBINSON — Colonel Crawford’s boys basketball coach and athletic director knew what he was doing when he scheduled the Ontario Warriors at t...

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


Northmor boys win MOAC wrestling title

Northmor boys win MOAC wrestling title

By Rob Hamilton MCSSports@civitasmedia.com In the final year of the Mid-Ohio Athletic Conference as it is, Northmor was able to add to their col...

February 18th, 2017 updated: February 18th, 2017. |  


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LIFE


7:50 am
Updated: 7:52 am. |    
Red Cross Power of the Purse is April 21
6:00 am
Updated: 8:03 am. |    
Weather spotter training March 1 in Galion
Galion Primary School earns kudos for breakfast program

Galion Primary School earns kudos for breakfast program

GALION – Galion Primary School was recently recognized as a Silver Star Breakfast All-Star School in the Ohio School Breakfast Challenge. More th...

February 18th, 2017 updated: February 19th, 2017. |  


Kayley Gimbel is Galion’s student of the month

Kayley Gimbel is Galion’s student of the month

GALION – Kayley Gimbel, a junior at Galion High School, is the January 2017 Student of the Month. The positive character trait for January was “sh...

February 17th, 2017 updated: February 19th, 2017. |  


Galion man headed to jail on sex-related charges

Galion man headed to jail on sex-related charges

BUCYRUS — A Galion man was sentenced to jail in Crawford County Common Pleas Court this week after pleading guilty to sexual-related charges. Jam...

February 17th, 2017 updated: February 19th, 2017. |  


Community Calendar

Community Calendar

Through FEB. 25LOVE IN BLOOM ART SHOW — Brush and Pallette Art Gallery featuring the show of work by local artists. Call 419-468-2944 or 419-468...

February 17th, 2017 updated: February 18th, 2017. |  


Galion school board OKs next year’s calendar

Galion school board OKs next year’s calendar

GALION – The Galion school board has approved the calendar for the 2017-2018 school year.The opening day for students in grades kindergarten thr...

February 16th, 2017 updated: February 16th, 2017. |  


OPINION


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Russ Kent: A single finger can save your life
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Deer season dates proposed for 2017-18
Guest column: Get facts right before making accusations

Guest column: Get facts right before making accusations

Editor's note: A portion of the original column did not appear when this was first printed and placed online. The Inquirer regrets the error. This is ...

February 15th, 2017 updated: February 15th, 2017. |  


Deer season dates proposed for 2017-18

Deer season dates proposed for 2017-18

Hunters checked 182,169 white-tailed deer throughout Ohio’s 2016-2017 deer season, according to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources. Last y...

February 13th, 2017 |  


Winter can’t end soon enough

Winter can’t end soon enough

I’ve had better weeks.Since Monday evening, I’ve been operating at a lot less than 100 percent.Whatever nasty bug/virus/bacteria is going ...

February 11th, 2017 updated: February 13th, 2017. |  


Russ Kent: The truth is hard to decipher on social media

Russ Kent: The truth is hard to decipher on social media

I study people all the time. I do it at sporting events, while getting groceries, while I’m perusing social media, if I’m looking for kitchen g...

February 8th, 2017 updated: February 8th, 2017. |  


Paula Durbin: City council needs to monitor Freese money

Paula Durbin: City council needs to monitor Freese money

The Egbert M. Freese Foundation was founded by his son, Horace Freese, in memory of his father. The will of Horace Freese states that the monies are t...

February 4th, 2017 updated: February 4th, 2017. |  


Assistance for storm damage available

Assistance for storm damage available

COLUMBUS — Ohio will assist residents, businesses and local officials in their recovery from winter storms.Residents may visit www.insurance.ohi...

February 4th, 2017 |  


BUSINESS


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Updated: 7:52 am. |    
Red Cross Power of the Purse is April 21
6:50 am
Updated: 7:08 am. |    
Galion’s Sleep Inn ready for customers
6:00 am
Updated: 10:50 am. |    
Arts council making plans for Feb. 28 Mardi Gras Party
Guest column: Get facts right before making accusations

Guest column: Get facts right before making accusations

Editor's note: A portion of the original column did not appear when this was first printed and placed online. The Inquirer regrets the error. This is ...

February 15th, 2017 updated: February 15th, 2017. |  


Galion adds another police officer

Galion adds another police officer

GALION — The Galion Police Department has a new officer. Andrew Rehm took his oath of office during the Galion City Council meeting Tuesday eveni...

February 15th, 2017 updated: February 15th, 2017. |  


Galion school board to meet three times this month

GALION — Galion City School’s school board will have three meetings in February.The first two meetings are Monday, Feb. 13, 2017, beginnin...

February 11th, 2017 |  


PPG named official paint sponsor for Green Savoree Racing Promotions

Green Savoree Racing Promotions announces a new partnership with PPG Industries, naming the company as the official paint sponsor of all three GSRP ra...

February 10th, 2017 updated: February 11th, 2017. |  


Fairway Preschool earns 5-Star Rating from Ohio Department of Education

Fairway Preschool earns 5-Star Rating from Ohio Department of Education

BUCYRUS — Fairway Preschool, part of the Crawford County Board of Developmental Disabilities, received a 5-star rating from the Ohio Department ...

February 9th, 2017 updated: February 9th, 2017. |  


State Farm office in Galion moves to Portland Way North

State Farm office in Galion moves to Portland Way North

GALION -- Cori Kreger State Farm Insurance has moved its office to 416 Portland Way North. The Galion-Crestline Chamber of Commerce had a ribbon cutti...

February 9th, 2017 updated: February 10th, 2017. |  


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