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Hand Picked Richland News: Weekend Edition

22 Sep , 2018  

Each day, 1812Blockhouse collects and shares the best writing and most important stories from other local media covering Richland County. For tweets from over 100 local sources, visit Richland Tweets (left sidebar on desktop, scroll down on mobile).

Visiting the Prairie Peddler Festival: video
this weekend on WMFD

Mansfield Christian homecoming pics
this weekend on Richland Source (R)

It’s harvest time, and this year that’s a good thing for area farmers
this weekend on Mansfield News Journal ($)


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History & Tourism

Ohio Heritage Days Festival This Weekend At Malabar Farm

24 Sep , 2018  

Take a trip to the past this weekend as Malabar Farm State Park hosts the Forty-Second Annual Ohio Heritage Days Festival and In the Spirit of Friends Antiques & Primitives Show.

From 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM both Saturday and Sunday, the Festival will include crafts, antiques, primitives, antiques tractors, horses, food, live music, a Civil War & Buck Skinners Camp, and archaeological displays (Sunday only). More…

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All About Mansfield

Mansfield Mentioned In CNBC Piece On Moving Millennials

24 Sep , 2018  

Are any former Buckeye millennials in your family made their way back to their home state?

If so, you certainly are not alone according to an article published this past weekend on CNBC. More…

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All About Mansfield

ODOT Road Construction Report For Week Of September 23 – September 29

23 Sep , 2018  

This time of the year typically sees road construction activity diminishing as projects near completion prior to the arrival of colder temperatures. In this week’s update from District 3 of the Ohio Department of Transportation, we share news of ongoing projects in Ashland, Crawford, and Richland Counties and also project updates in both Richland and Crawford Counties. More…

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All About Mansfield

Listening To Local: 419 Renditions Vol. III Released

23 Sep , 2018  

As we share each week in our Mid-Ohio Mid-Week Music series, north central Ohio is a place where talent thrives – including of the vocal and instrumental version.

That wealth is no more evident than in the Mansfield area’s collection of singers and songwriters. This month, that music was celebrated with release of the Volume III of “419 Renditions.” More…

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All About Mansfield

Main Library, Mad Science

22 Sep , 2018  

The popular “Mad Science” series, a staple at the Main Library of the Mansfield/Richland County Public Library for over ten years, continues this fall with three exciting hands-on experiences.

Join the Library’s team of mad scientists as they perform wacky experiments that will amaze and entertain. You may even have the opportunity to get involved in the action as you learn about scientific principles. More…

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Schools

Richland County Students Named To OSU Deans List; Receive Degrees

22 Sep , 2018  

The Ohio State University has issued the summer semester 2018 dean’s list, with the names of 603 students who have earned high grade point averages for their work. This includes 435 Ohio students, 63 non-resident and 105 international students.

Eight of these students are from Richland County, and include: More…

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Christy Caught

21 Sep , 2018  

Fugitive Shawn Christy was caught this afternoon. Here is video from the Ashland County Pictures Facebook page. Hover any click on bottom right icon for sound.