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Fair Board and Bucyrus discussing water retention pond

The Crawford County Fair Board soundly rejected a proposal from the City of Bucyrus Wednesday to allow a retention pond in the fairground’s south parking lot.

Wildenthaler named new director for Galion Historical Society

When it came down to it, being children’s librarian was not that far off from being the director of a historical society.

Wynford 5th graders go 1-2 in county spelling bee

If the 2015 Crawford County Spelling Bee had been a prize fight they may have called it a draw on Jan. 14.

Bucyrus High School Science Club will host Science Fair

The Bucyrus High School Science Club will be hosting a Science Fair on Wednesday, February 18 in the Middle School gym.

Game plan for Super Bowl Sunday: Are you drinking or driving?

The Super Bowl is America’s most watched national sporting event.

Rover Pipeline: ‘this is going forward’

Whether for or against the Rover natural gas pipeline the message was the same Wednesday evening at the Kehoe Center in Shelby: it is coming so be prepared.

AG DeWine urges Ohioans to protect personal information

Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine today encouraged Ohioans to protect their personal information and take steps to avoid identity theft.

Girls Basketball Photos: Bucyrus at Colonel Crawford

Photos from the Colonel Crawford vs Bucyrus girls basketball game at Colonel Crawford High School on Jan. 27, 2015.

Galion treasurer and City Council continue to spar

There was nothing at Tuesday’s Galion City Council meeting that suggested the relationship between Treasurer Paula Durbin and council is improving.

County’s jobless rate up slightly after November drop

Somewhere during the holidays Crawford County apparently lost 200 jobs.

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