Caledonia, OH

Cause of Fire in Downtown Upper Sandusky Has Not Yet Been Determined

Extensive damage was reported as a result of a fire in downtown Upper Sandusky Thursday afternoon. According to information from the Upper Sandusky Fire Department, firefighters were dispatched to the 100 block of North Sandusky Avenue at around 1:50 in the afternoon. The blaze started in an apartment above Shotzy’s...
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Kurtzman joins local team filming feature in Richland County based on Stephen King story

MANSFIELD -- Two local individuals, with a bent toward entertainment, are playing key roles in the filming of a 40-minute movie titled "October Roses." The story, based on Stephen King's 1978 short story "Nona" is being written and produced by 2014 Plymouth graduate Shelby Wyant, with Crestline native Robert Kurtzman serving as executive producer and special effects makeup artist.
Galion Inquirer

Fireworks rescheduled in Galion

GALION — Galion’s community fireworks display has been RESCHEDULED for Monday, July 4, at dusk. This change is due to a medical emergency involving the licensed staff for the fireworks exhibitor. The City of Galion apologizes for this sudden change and encourages residents to go to Heise Park...

Massive fire engulfs multiple buildings in Upper Sandusky

UPPER SANDUSKY, Ohio (WTVG) - A massive fire broke out in Upper Sandusky Thursday, engulfing multiple buildings. Multiple fire departments responded to the fire at Shotzy’s Bar & Grill in downtown Upper Sandusky Thursday afternoon. The initial call came in just before 2:00 p.m. Fire officials tell 13abc it...
Mount Vernon News

Australian Shepherd cross puppies

Australian Shepherd cross puppies, 5 females, 3 males, born 5/12/22, will be ready to go at 6 weeks. $200 for merles, $150 for tricolored. Mother is Australian Shepherd, Father is English Shepherd/Border Collie Cross. Contact:. David Detweiler. 7855 Blair Rd. Fredericktown, OH 43019.
Delaware Gazette

Picking up after dogs helps environment

I think we can all agree that cleaning up dog waste is not a fun task. In fact, nearly 40% of Americans do not pick up their dogs’ waste at all. However, this task is one of the most important jobs in bettering our environment and keeping us healthy. Pet waste can wreak havoc on the environment in several ways because it flows directly into our lakes and streams if not disposed of properly.
Mount Vernon News

Cornhole hits mark with Ohio roots, nearby participation

Those who have been to a college party, or recently, even at some outdoor bars have probably seen people playing the game of cornhole. While this trendy activity is often associated with outdoor barbecues and tailgating parties today, the origin of the game goes as far back as the 14th century in Germany.

MarionMade!: Local women help travelers see the world

Each week, this series shares MarionMade! stories of our many wonderful people, places, products and programs in the greater Marion community. To read more positive stories of Marion, or to share some of your own, visit us at or on social media. Jill Chitwood is a lifelong Marion resident. She graduated from River Valley in 1980 and graduated from Marion Technical College in 1982 with an associate degree in business administration. She and her husband, Wayne,...

Pet of the Week: Meet Ruby

Ruby is about 5 years old and is searching for her forever home. She would do best in a home with no cats. She seems to do well with other dogs. Ruby also would do best in a home with older children. She is a very independent girl. She will be spayed, up to date on age appropriate vaccinations, flea treated, dewormed, heart worm tested, rabies vaccinated and microchipped prior to going home. She will also go home with her 2022 dog license. If you think Ruby would be a good addition to your family, stop by the Humane Society Serving Crawford County at 3590 Ohio 98, Bucyrus, to visit and fill out an adoption application. Call 419-562-9149 with questions. This article originally appeared on Bucyrus Telegraph-Forum: Pet of the Week: Meet Ruby

WORTH THE DRIVE: Explore the family-friendly country charm of Marion, Ohio

If you’re in need of a weekend getaway or a one-day road trip, Marion, Ohio, offers a little bit of everything for those looking to relax and have fun. ExploreWORTH THE DRIVE: Hocking Hills State Park constructing new overnight lodge opening this fall. Located along State Route 23, Marion...

Marion restaurant owner opens Master Hibachi in Bucyrus

The owner of a Marion hibachi restaurant and food truck has brought Japanese food to Bucyrus. Luky Kauwjono of Pataskala opened Master Hibachi at 1301 E. Mansfield St. earlier this month. The building most recently housed Spazz Dog, and before that, Wrigley Boy's. ...

Mirror Image Holds Grand Opening At New Location

Mirror Image Beauty Studio has made a move and is now ready to meet your hair styling needs from a brand new location on Lexington Avenue in Mansfield. The studio made the move back in March, and time was here on Wednesday to celebrate that relocation. Civic officials were on hand as was Richland Area Chamber & Economic Development.
Farm and Dairy

Primitive, tools, and collectibles, and misc.

(Held at Lehner’s Pumpkin Farm) PRIMITIVES/COLLECTIBLES: 15” cast iron bell -complete – FREDERICKTOWN, OH, E.N. Welch clock, wood/cast water pumps, Hoosier-type cabinet, galvanized tubs, Richmond ice cream maker, washtubs, pottery, military uniforms, glassware, pulleys, skillets, ANDERSON RESTAURANT – Ashley, OH yardsticks, JG Castings doorstop, milk cans, cast fire hydrant, twig/branch rocker, Singer sewing table – repurposed, 1916 OSU commencement program, barrel keys, Union Workman Chewing Tobacco thermometer, H.M. Lewis broad axe, grinding wheels, oil bottle carrier, sterilizer cabinet, piano stool, treadle base, corn shellers, fireplace covers, wagon wheel, stereoscope, crates, road signs, ammo cans, B&L microscope, knives, dummy mortar shell, Marengo Hardware basket, Alcatraz ball and chain, Longaberger, vintage McDonald’s items, diecast, oversized 2014 OSU nat’l champ. ring, handbag – West Germany, 1800’s dehorner, gumball machine w/ cast base, small amt. costume jewelry, 14K men’s gold band, 10K women’s cocktail ring, 1923 Scenic and Historic Ohio pub., paper goods, many bins to be sorted and more to be brought leading up to sale day. HOUSEHOLD/TOOLS: 2.5 ton floor jack, sandblast cabinet, hitch cargo hauler, Generac power washer, yard tools, Ridgid Shop-Vac, cut off tools, toolboxes and tools (wrenches, pliers, vice-grips, screwdrivers, sockets incl. Craftsman) Craftsman air nailer, motorcycle seat shop stool, Craftsman machinist toolbox, rotozip, ANVIL – unmarked (27” length – 10.5” height), misc. hardware, 15 gallon tank sprayer, egg incubator, chicken feeders/waterers, golf clubs, camping gear, miniature trebuchet, pool sticks, AMMO – 12 gauge, 9MM and .45, floor safe WITH COMBINATION; many items to still sort. NOTES: Restroom will be available – bring a friend and enjoy a nice evening sale. Plenty of parking available. Visit for photos and full listing/terms.