Polk Township Trustees will meet Dec. 28

GALION — The Polk Township Trustees will hold a special meeting at 7 p.m. on Dec. 28, at the Polk Township Meeting Hall, 7680 Ohio 309, for the purp...

December 23rd, 2016 updated: December 23rd, 2016. |  


Four want to be Crawford County commissioner

Four want to be Crawford County commissioner

BUCYRUS — There are two commissioner races underway in Crawford County for Tuesday’s general election. After serving as a commissioner from 200...

November 5th, 2016 updated: November 5th, 2016. |  


Voting law roundup: Changes for Ohioans in 2016

Voting law roundup: Changes for Ohioans in 2016

COLUMBUS - Ohio’s elimination of “Golden Week” is among the policy measures highlighted in a new national report on voting restricti...

April 20th, 2016 |  


We all count: Supreme Court rules on redistricting

We all count: Supreme Court rules on redistricting

COLUMBUS - The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday handed a victory to those fighting to ensure elections are fair.The court unanimously ruled states can dra...

April 10th, 2016 |  


Ohio State Newark border expert calls Trump wall plan “questionable”

The Ohio State University at Newark Assistant Professor of Geography Kenneth D. Madsen, Ph.D., says presidential candidate Donald Trump’s propos...

April 2nd, 2016 |  


Sherrod Brown calls for Supreme Court candidate to be considered

Sherrod Brown calls for Supreme Court candidate to be considered

Sunday in Cleveland, U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown (D-OH) called on his Senate colleagues to do their jobs and consider Chief Judge Merrick Garland, Preside...

March 21st, 2016 |  


Portman urges full funding for anti-Heroin programs

Portman urges full funding for anti-Heroin programs

Senator Rob Portman (R-OH) today joined Senators Kelly Ayotte (R-NH), Sheldon Whitehouse (D-RI) and Amy Klobuchar (D-MN) and a bipartisan group of Sen...

March 20th, 2016 |  


Bill by Sherrod Brown to encourage timely development of Zika virus vaccine, treatment passes in the Senate

Bill by Sherrod Brown to encourage timely development of Zika virus vaccine, treatment passes in the Senate

A bill cosponsored by U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown (D-OH) to encourage the timely development of a Zika virus vaccine and treatment passed in the Senate th...

March 20th, 2016 |  


More Crawford voters reported

More Crawford voters reported

Facebook newsfeeds and Twitter timelines were full of voting-related posts as registered voters across the county made their way to their polling plac...

March 16th, 2016 |  


Sunshine Week: Protecting Ohioans’ right to know

Sunshine Week: Protecting Ohioans’ right to know

COLUMBUS - Tuesday was Freedom of Information Day, part of Sunshine Week, which highlights the need to ensure that government isn’t kept behind ...

March 16th, 2016 |