Articles from Canton Rep

Around Town: Food collections to be part of McKinley Museum exhibit

The Wm. McKinley Presidential Library & Museum, in conjunction with its exhibit, “Stark County Food: From Early Farming to Modern Meals,” is having a series of food drives to benefit local charities. Visitors receive $1 off admission for each item donated during the drives at the museum, 800 McKinley Monument Drive NW, Canton.The current drive takes place through June 23. Visitors are asked to donate a non-perishable food item to be given to local food pantries. This drive will […]

UPDATE: Suspect in Canal Fulton standoff dead; officer will make recovery

CANAL FULTON A man in an apartment at Waterside Avenue on Saturday evening killed himself after an hours-long standoff in which he shot a police officer in the foot when police went to do a welfare check, Police Chief Douglas Swartz said.Swartz, as of 9:45 p.m. was still trying to establish what had happened. He said the police officer, whom he declined to identify, was taken to a hospital where he was in stable condition and expected to be released from the […]