Gallery: Snow Trails, March 18, 2017. Photos by Deborah E. Mayton

Gallery: Snow Trails, March 18, 2017. Photos by Deborah E. Mayton

MANSFIELD — Despite a late-season cold spell, ironically the week before Spring official arrived in north central Ohio, the ski and tubing season is...

March 19th, 2017 updated: March 22nd, 2017. |  


4-H much more than fairs and animal projects

4-H much more than fairs and animal projects

BUCYRUS — Do you know a 4-H youth or volunteer? Ask them about the 4-H program and how it can benefit participants and the community; we are sure yo...

March 11th, 2017 updated: March 11th, 2017. |  


Rep. Goodman calls for repeal of Affordable Care Act

Rep. Goodman calls for repeal of Affordable Care Act

COLUMBUS — State Representative Wesley A. Goodman (R-Cardington) on Tuesday introduced legislation that urges the U.S. Congress to fully repeal the ...

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


Locals weigh-in on Obamacare repeal

Locals weigh-in on Obamacare repeal

GALION — The possible repeal and replacement of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA), also known as Obamacare, is a hotly-debated is...

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


New YMCA programs starting soon

New YMCA programs starting soon

GALION — The Galion Community Center Y is accepting registration for the second session of our winter programs. Registration starts Monday, Feb. ...

February 5th, 2017 updated: February 5th, 2017. |  


Benefit at Northmor on Feb. 11 for Missy Boggs

Benefit at Northmor on Feb. 11 for Missy Boggs

MOUNT GILEAD — A benefit effort called Missy’s Hoops for Hope is scheduled Feb. 11 at Northmor High School. It will take place before and after...

February 5th, 2017 updated: February 5th, 2017. |  


Avita Ontario Hospital opens for business

Avita Ontario Hospital opens for business

ONTARIO — For the first time in decades, Richland County has a new hospital. On Thursday, Crawford County-based Avita Health Systems had an open ...

February 3rd, 2017 updated: February 3rd, 2017. |  


Ohio failing in efforts to reduce tobacco use

Ohio failing in efforts to reduce tobacco use

COLUMBUS — The American Lung Association’s “State of Tobacco Control” report found that in 2016 Ohio failed to do enough to implement proven-e...

February 3rd, 2017 updated: February 3rd, 2017. |  


Grant funds weight room upgrades at Galion Fire Department

Grant funds weight room upgrades at Galion Fire Department

GALION — The Galion Fire and EMS Department received $151,096 in FEMA grant funds last fall, with a $7,554 local match. Approximately a third of ...

February 3rd, 2017 updated: February 3rd, 2017. |  


Locals join March for Life in DC

Locals join March for Life in DC

GALION — Since 1974, the year after the court case Roe versus Wade made abortion legal in the United States, the March for Life has been held in Was...

February 1st, 2017 updated: February 1st, 2017. |