NEWS


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Updated: 7:57 am. |    
Dog’s allergies lead to cookbook for pets
Dog’s allergies lead to cookbook for pets

Dog’s allergies lead to cookbook for pets

GALION — Noel Lizotte had already penned two cookbooks when her two dogs began struggling with food allergies. This prompted a third cookbook from t...

July 27th, 2016 updated: July 27th, 2016. |  


Rob Bean’s new venture already making an Impression

Rob Bean’s new venture already making an Impression

GALION — Rob Bean took a roundabout way back to Ohio, and to owning his own business in Galion. Bean was born in the Olivesburg area, near Mansfi...

July 26th, 2016 updated: July 26th, 2016. |  


Reading programs winding down at Crestline Public Library

CRESTLINE — The Summer Reading program at Crestline Public Library is winding down.Kids 10 and under can participate in a “Book Walk”...

July 26th, 2016 |  


Galion and Bucyrus Police reports

Galion and Bucyrus Police reports

Galion PoliceJuly 2212:11 a.m.-A report of gun shots in the 700 block of Cherry Street was investigated.9:25 a.m.-A handicap cart was reported stolen ...

July 26th, 2016 |  


Child’s phone call leads to jail for Galion man

BUCYRUS — A phone call from a child led to the recent sentencing of a Galion man on drug-related charges. Brian D. Javens, 31, 380 Oak St., was s...

July 26th, 2016 updated: July 26th, 2016. |  


SPORTS


4:15 pm |    
Kimball having strong year
UM’s Harbaugh unlike other Big Ten coaches

UM’s Harbaugh unlike other Big Ten coaches

CHICAGO — Michigan tight end Jake Butt offered a concise description of his coach Jim Harbaugh at the Big Ten Football Media Days on Monday.R...

July 26th, 2016 |  


Special opportunities for waterfowl hunters

Special opportunities for waterfowl hunters

Waterfowl hunters are invited to participate in special drawings for controlled hunting opportunities, according to the Ohio Department of Natural Res...

July 25th, 2016 |  


IndyCar drivers test at Mid-Ohio

IndyCar drivers test at Mid-Ohio

A number of IndyCar drivers took to the track at Mid-Ohio Thursday as part of a scheduled test day.The event, which was open to the public, featured d...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


Galion Area Sports Briefs

Galion Area Sports Briefs

OHSAA volleyball officiating class in GalionGALION — Are you thinking about becoming a volleyball official? If you love the game of volleyball a...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


Activities for Mid-Ohio campers during Indy 200 weekend

LEXINGTON -- Honda Racing and the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course invite fans to get festive during The Honda Indy 200 at Mid-Ohio weekend by camping and p...

July 20th, 2016 updated: July 21st, 2016. |  


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LIFE


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DeWine speaks at Bucyrus Mayor’s Prayer Luncheon
John Caldwell’s second book emphasizes Ohio roots.

John Caldwell’s second book emphasizes Ohio roots.

GALION — Ohio native and former law enforcement officer John Caldwell has released the follow-up to last year’s debut novel “The Blo...

July 8th, 2016 |  


Community Calendar

July 12COUNCIL MEETING —The Galion City Council will meet at 7 p.m. council chambers, 301 Harding Way East, Galion.July 13PARKS COMMITTEE —...

July 8th, 2016 |  


Leona Hoffman just turned 91GALION — Leona Hoffman celebrated her 91st birthday Wednesday.She was born in Mansfield on July 6, 1915 to the late ...

July 8th, 2016 |  


Merle Teetrick turns 90 this monthGALION — Merle Teetrick will celebrate his 90th birthday July 18.He was born in Galion, Ohio on July 18, 1926 ...

July 8th, 2016 |  


A familiar face returns to editor’s chair

A familiar face returns to editor’s chair

I have returned.Sixteen years ago — give or take a few months, as the memory isn’t what it used to be — I left the Galion Inquirer f...

June 27th, 2016 |  


OPINION


7:35 am |    
An invitation to autumn
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Updated: 9:49 am. |    
Column: Why aren’t we more angry?
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A cat tale with a happy ending
The search for home sweet home

The search for home sweet home

Some believe they have no choice in where they live. Others make a studied choice in the selection of where they choose to call home sweet home. But, ...

July 20th, 2016 |  


Politics, without being too political

Politics, without being too political

The GOP has taken over Cleveland. In a few weeks, the Democrats will take over Philadelphia. Everyone is talking politics. In my private life, I...

July 20th, 2016 updated: July 20th, 2016. |  


Extemporaneous writing’s a necessity

Extemporaneous writing’s a necessity

It doesn’t happen often, but I’m searching this morning for a topic or two to write about.So let’s see what the result is as I type ...

July 17th, 2016 |  


Letter to the Editor

Thanks for making Galion Golden Age Center car & cycle show a successIt was a beautiful day, the music and vehicles brought back memories, and the...

July 15th, 2016 |  


Youth shoot at Cardinal Center this week

Youth shoot at Cardinal Center this week

The Ohio Department of Natural Resources will be partnering with the Scholastic Shooting Sports Foundation as they host their National Championship Ju...

July 13th, 2016 updated: July 13th, 2016. |  


A higher standard of living

A higher standard of living

When most people think of a higher standard of living, their thoughts usually turn to: more money, a nicer house, a bigger car.But when the Kiwanis th...

July 13th, 2016 updated: July 13th, 2016. |  


BUSINESS


11:07 am
Updated: 1:52 pm. |    
Schilling Graphics celebrates 50 years of growth
Shareholders approve merger of FirstMerit into Huntington

Shareholders approve merger of FirstMerit into Huntington

FirstMerit Corp. and Huntington Bancshares Inc. announced Monday that each company’s shareholders have approved the proposed merger of FirstMeri...

June 14th, 2016 |  


Jake’s Steakhouse a step closer to Galion expansion

Jake’s Steakhouse a step closer to Galion expansion

A Jake’s Steakhouse in Galion is one step closer to becoming a reality. The small Ohio-based restaurant chain looks to acquire and update Varsity...

May 31st, 2016 updated: July 13th, 2016. |  


Auto sales mix for Crawford, Morrow counties

Year-to-year auto sales for Crawford County increased, while sales declined for Morrow County in April.In Crawford County, there were 233 new and used...

May 27th, 2016 updated: May 27th, 2016. |  


Unemployment up for North Central Ohio area in April

The year-to-year jobless rate for counties in the North Central Ohio area increased or were stagnant in April.The unemployment rate for Crawford Count...

May 24th, 2016 |  


April housing sales up in Crawford County

The housing market in Crawford County had year-to-year sales increased in April.There were 40 houses sold countywide last month compared with 32 in Ap...

May 20th, 2016 updated: May 20th, 2016. |  


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