Column: We must take the toxicity out of youth sports

Column: We must take the toxicity out of youth sports

For many kids, organized sports aren’t much fun anymore. Overbearing parents, over-the-top coaches and overzealous competition are frequent image...

January 15th, 2019 updated: January 15th, 2019. |  


Lung association urges Ohio’s to test homes for radon

Lung association urges Ohio’s to test homes for radon

COLUMBUS — Radon is a naturally occurring gas that hides invisibly in homes, and yet is the nation’s second-leading cause of lung cancer. This Jan...

January 15th, 2019 updated: January 15th, 2019. |  


Updated forecast: Up to 8 inches of snow, temps below zero possible this weekend

BELLVILLE — The National Weather Service has updated its weather forecast for this week. As of this morning, weather guessers say Richland County...

January 15th, 2019 |  



Gallery: Mohican Winter Hike: Photos by Jeff Hoffer

Gallery: Mohican Winter Hike: Photos by Jeff Hoffer

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January 14th, 2019 |  


Gallery: Clear Fork 57, Harding 35; Photos by Jeff Hoffer

Gallery: Clear Fork 57, Harding 35; Photos by Jeff Hoffer

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January 14th, 2019 |  


Jared Mansfield chapter has first meeting of 2019

Jared Mansfield chapter has first meeting of 2019

BELLVILLE — The Jared Mansfield chapter or the National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution held their first meeting of the new year...

January 10th, 2019 updated: January 10th, 2019. |  


Radon-testing kits available through department of health

Radon-testing kits available through department of health

COLUMBUS — The Ohio Department of Health reminds residents to test their homes for radon. It’s easy, inexpensive and could prevent you and your fa...

January 10th, 2019 updated: January 10th, 2019. |  


Flu season has arrived in Richland County

Flu season has arrived in Richland County

MANSFIELD — According to data compiled by Public Health Nursing at Richland Public Health, flu season has arrived in Richland County. “We have ...

January 10th, 2019 updated: January 10th, 2019. |  


Clear Fit, a new Bellville business, offers a healthy alternative to fast food

Clear Fit, a new Bellville business, offers a healthy alternative to fast food

BELLVILLE – Folks interested in having a “go-to” place for good beverages and inspiration have discovered a new draw in an old brick downtown bu...

January 10th, 2019 updated: January 10th, 2019. |  


Sudden emergence of winter spells dangers for drivers

Sudden emergence of winter spells dangers for drivers

COLUMBUS — With snow falling and more on the way this weekend, AAA is urging Ohioans to remain vigilant when driving in winter weather and take step...

January 10th, 2019 updated: January 10th, 2019. |