NEWS


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Four hospitalized after snowy New Russia crash

Three vehicles piled up during a mid-morning snow flurry Tuesday in New Russia Township, sending several people to the hospital and shutting down Rt. ...

April 18th, 2018 |  


Elyria man killed in dawn crash

An Elyria man was killed in an early Tuesday crash near Pittsfield Township’s notorious S-curve.Gary Thompson, 71, was alone in a 2004 Chevy Mal...

April 18th, 2018 |  


Radar-based sensor could prevent crashes

Traffic signal upgrades at US 20 and Rt. 58 have been approved by Oberlin city council in hopes of increasing safety at the high-crash intersection.&#...

April 17th, 2018 |  


Nearly $47K awarded by Bill Long Foundation

Nearly $47K awarded by Bill Long Foundation

The Bill Long Foundation awarded $37,650 to local organizations at its April 11 meeting at Kendal at Oberlin.Members attending voted to contribute an ...

April 17th, 2018 |  


Underground Railroad Center pavilion coming

Underground Railroad Center pavilion coming

Laurie Hamame | Oberlin News-TribuneBids for the construction of a 2,175-square foot pavilion along the south right-of-way of Edison Street will open ...

April 17th, 2018 |  


Birds of a feather float together

Birds of a feather float together

Photos by Laurie Hamame | Oberlin News-TribuneSally Slade, Dillon Sebastian, and Laura Dahl work on bird and nest sculptures for the upcoming Big Para...

April 17th, 2018 |  


SPORTS


BOYS BASKETBALL: Chambers delivers last second victory over Raiders

Recognizing who had the hot hand paid big dividends for the Phoenix as they held off the hard-charging Columbia Raiders 51-48 in their regular season ...

February 27th, 2018 |  


GIRLS BASKETBALL: Phoenix hang tough with Dukes

GIRLS BASKETBALL: Phoenix hang tough with Dukes

On the final day of the regular season, Oberlin celebrated the careers of their three senior student-athletes, Danielle Amato, Kiah Fields, and Camero...

February 20th, 2018 |  


Why are baseball and softball separate?

Why are baseball and softball separate?

The long, cold weather is breaking at last and soon the bats will take the diamond.My reporters are looking forward to the spring season. But talking ...

February 15th, 2018 |  


BOYS BASKETBALL: ‘Cats scratch out a win

BOYS BASKETBALL: ‘Cats scratch out a win

Russ Gifford | Oberlin News-TribuneOberlin’s Devan Yaber and Giles Harrell tie up Keystone’s Brody Kuhl for a jump ball on Feb. 13. Despit...

February 15th, 2018 |  


GIRLS BASKETBALL: Steele falls to Avon Lake in defensive battle

GIRLS BASKETBALL: Steele falls to Avon Lake in defensive battle

Photos by Jonathan Delozier | Amherst News-TimesThe Steele girls were topped Saturday in a defensive struggle, falling 30-18 to Avon Lake. Kate Iliff ...

February 13th, 2018 |  


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LIFE


Ban books? Not at our library

Ban books? Not at our library

What do “The Great Gatsby,” “Captain Underpants” and “The Lorax” have in common? They’ve all been banned fro...

September 26th, 2017 |  


Oberlin community volunteers help bring family of refugees to Northeast Ohio

Oberlin community volunteers help bring family of refugees to Northeast Ohio

A Somali family’s dream of coming to the United States is finally a reality, thanks in part to a group from Oberlin’s Sacred Heart Catholi...

April 7th, 2017 |  


Gyorody to oversee some of AMAM’s most famous works

Gyorody to oversee some of AMAM’s most famous works

Andrea Gyorody will oversee important paintings by Claude Monet, Pablo Picasso, and Andy Warhol at the Allen Memorial Art Museum starting April 3.As t...

March 27th, 2017 |  


Funding loss, rising costs close Ohio Dance Theatre

Funding loss, rising costs close Ohio Dance Theatre

Ohio Dance Theatre has been dealt a big funding blow and will close its doors June 30 after a quarter-century in Oberlin.Dance classes will continue t...

March 27th, 2017 updated: March 27th, 2017. |  


Maple syrup season runs deep in Lorain County, warmer weather alters usual timeline

Maple syrup season runs deep in Lorain County, warmer weather alters usual timeline

Maple syrup season usually encompasses the month of March, but warmer temperatures this year moved up that timeline for manufacturers in Lorain County...

March 2nd, 2017 |  


OPINION


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Stein for Republican leadership

The more things change…

To the editor:“With the present old school buildings the board of education finds the up-keep more costly than would new modern buildings. As th...

April 23rd, 2018 |  


In memory of a true hero

In memory of a true hero

Author’s note: I actually wrote this column in July 2014 about my friend Marty Lancaster but did not want to publish it during her lifetime. Thi...

April 19th, 2018 |  


A phone call from the past

A phone call from the past

I can’t wait for the constant rain to go away and for it to turn warm all the time. The first summer food I’ll make is my macaroni salad &...

April 19th, 2018 |  


Swenski is best for the job

To the editor:As someone who has been a part of this community my whole life and has served in it for many years, I would like to think I know the peo...

April 19th, 2018 |  


Mental health services crucial for county

To the editor:Through our collective work advocating for those impacted by mental illness, members of the Mental Health & Addiction Advocacy Coali...

April 18th, 2018 |  


Vote yes on Issue 1

To the editor:The abysmal voter turnout in primary elections puts our democracy at risk. Less than half of registered voters participate, yet they hav...

April 18th, 2018 |  


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