NEWS


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Oberlin woman sued over horse crash

An Oberlin woman is being sued for $60,000 after her horse allegedly caused a crash.Jessica Hozalski “negligently” let her horse escape an...

September 13th, 2018 |  


9/11 ceremony asks for unity

9/11 ceremony asks for unity

Vocational students from across the county observed a moment of silence under a dark sky at 8:46 a.m. Tuesday, the exact time that American Airlines F...

September 11th, 2018 |  


POLICE REPORTS

• Sept. 4 at 12:45 p.m.: Police investigated a gas drive-off from Murphy Oil.• Sept. 4 at 2:15 p.m.: A resident was thinking about ending ...

September 11th, 2018 |  


Heat wave closures were tough call

Walking outside last week almost felt like being back in Iraq, said Oberlin Schools superintendent David Hall.He served in the Middle East in 2004 whe...

September 10th, 2018 updated: September 10th, 2018. |  


Riggs earns prestigious American Degree

Riggs earns prestigious American Degree

Kyle Riggs will be awarded one of the National FFA Organization’s highest honors, the American Degree, this fall.It will be conferred at the Nat...

September 10th, 2018 |  


New crosswalk on South Pleasant

A crosswalk will be constructed on South Pleasant Street to connect the city’s municipal complex and the Oberlin Public Library to Park Street P...

September 10th, 2018 |  


SPORTS


FOOTBALL: Falcons long-bomb a win over Phoenix

FOOTBALL: Falcons long-bomb a win over Phoenix

The turnover bug bit Oberlin for the second straight week, as the Lutheran East Falcons soared past the home Phoenix on Friday for a 42-8 win.While th...

September 4th, 2018 |  


FOOTBALL: Oberlin stumbles in season opener

FOOTBALL: Oberlin stumbles in season opener

A flurry of turnovers in the shadow of their own goalpost spelled a 56-13 defeat for the Oberlin Phoenix on Friday in their season opener against the ...

August 27th, 2018 |  


VOLLEYBALL: Spikers rule in season opener

VOLLEYBALL: Spikers rule in season opener

Photos by Erik Andrews | Oberlin News-TribuneKicking off the 2018 season, Oberlin won 2-0 over Lake Ridge (25-18, 25-22) in a Saturday tri-match. In t...

August 21st, 2018 |  


BOYS SOCCER: Tough start for Phoenix

BOYS SOCCER: Tough start for Phoenix

Erik Andrews | Oberlin News-TribuneSenior Cole Thompson fends off a defender in Monday’s 8-0 loss to the Elyria Pioneers. The Oberlin Phoenix dr...

August 21st, 2018 |  


VARSITY PHOENIX SCHEDULES

FOOTBALL• Friday, Aug. 10, 7:35 p.m.: Tri-scrimmage with Lakewood and Oberlin at Bay High School Memorial Stadium• Friday, Aug. 17 at 6 p....

August 14th, 2018 |  


FOOTBALL 2018: Firelands thinking big

FOOTBALL 2018: Firelands thinking big

Transitioning to a new head coach in 2017 couldn’t have gone any better for Firelands football.The program turned to Ryan O’Rourke as its ...

August 8th, 2018 |  


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LIFE


After Parkland, two Lorain County moms are demanding action

After Parkland, two Lorain County moms are demanding action

Talking to her 13-year-old daughter about school shootings broke Pam Vandersommen’s heart.“She’s so young, and to teach her how to p...

March 30th, 2018 |  


SURVEY: Big slice of Lorain County’s population wrestles with gambling

About 28,254 Lorain County residents are problem gamblers or at risk of becoming so, according to an analysis released in late February.More than 24,0...

February 28th, 2018 |  


Four decades later, DaQuan Williams explores Moses Hogan’s contributions

Four decades later, DaQuan Williams explores Moses Hogan’s contributions

In high school and community youth choirs in Chicago, DaQuan Williams regularly performed spirituals and gospel music arranged by renowned conductor M...

February 16th, 2018 |  


Treasured Rembrandt’s prints on exhibit at Allen Memorial Art Museum

Treasured Rembrandt’s prints on exhibit at Allen Memorial Art Museum

Sixty prints by Rembrandt will be on display from Feb. 6 to May 13 at the Allen Memorial Art Museum in Oberlin. “Lines of Inquiry: Learning from...

January 31st, 2018 |  


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 |  


OPINION


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No center line, please

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Lundy is pro-worker

One-sentence editorials

One-sentence editorials

Sometimes a single sentence gets the point across.I enjoy writing columns as much as the next guy. It’s a chance to think about why we believe w...

September 17th, 2018 |  


Lundy takes pride in cooperation

To the editor:Most of us are tired of the fighting we see today among our leaders. I want to share that I have watched Matt Lundy over the years and h...

September 14th, 2018 |  


We can trust Lundy

To the editor:It is important to have people serving in our government that we can trust. Having observed and worked with Matt Lundy on community issu...

September 14th, 2018 |  


Report cards are about poverty

To the editor:State school report cards have once again been published, with local schools ranging between an overall A or an F. Questions abound abou...

September 14th, 2018 |  


Eat healthy! (Sweets are good too)

Eat healthy! (Sweets are good too)

Here’s a challenge: Try to send your kids to school with healthy lunches and no junk food.I see too many overweight kids nowadays. Pack fruits a...

September 12th, 2018 |  


Slow-cooker season is coming

Slow-cooker season is coming

Why does summer go by so fast? It seems like winter lingers on so long. Soon the leaves will be turning so many colors.I found some more recipes for v...

September 6th, 2018 |  


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