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Jim Krumel

Position: Editor
E-Mail Address: jkrumel@limanews.com
Phone Number: 567-242-0391


About Jim Krumel

Oversees news operations

Latest Stories by Jim Krumel

Help feed a veteran

Freedom is not free. Somebody paid. Many with their lives and others in many other ways. All of us are very privileged to live in the greatest country on earth and to have all the freedoms we enjoy every day, but it has come at a great cost to someone else. Some gave their lives up front and some have ended up losing the life they had. All of us o

Dear readers:

Your printed newspaper looks a little different today. It's all part of our effort to publish your Lima News, your way.

The past two years have brought about many changes in the newspaper, some of which have been quite popular — such as the larger print — but others you wished we hadn't made.

We've taken your feed

Your Lima News, your way

Dear readers: Your printed newspaper looks a little different today. It's all part of our effort to publish your Lima News, your way. The past two years have brought about many changes in the newspaper, some of which have been quite popular — such as the larger print — but others you wished we hadn't made. We've taken your feed

Let's see now, that's one, two, three … 17…. the final 17 days of February where temperatures failed to get above the 32-degree freezing mark.
Then Sunday morning, we turn the page to a new month and awaken to a blanket of snow and another forecast that the high temperature won't cross the freezing zone. But maybe that's a good thing &

Can we just do away with February?

Let's see now, that's one, two, three … 17…. the final 17 days of February where temperatures failed to get above the 32-degree freezing mark. Then Sunday morning, we turn the page to a new month and awaken to a blanket of snow and another forecast that the high temperature won't cross the freezing zone. But maybe that's a good thing &

St. Charles open house

LIMA — St. Charles School will hold an open house from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. March 1. Families will be able to visit classrooms and talk with teachers and administrators. Information will be available for income-based scholarships for kindergarten through second grade pupils as well as anyone who may live in a school district not meeting Ohio

One of the things that impressed me when taking a job at The Lima News 22 years ago was how the community viewed this newspaper. It was “their” newspaper, and when people called, some would actually refer to the paper as “my Lima News.”
We were just the ones entrusted to bring them the news of the day.
That's how it should

Change coming to your Lima News

One of the things that impressed me when taking a job at The Lima News 22 years ago was how the community viewed this newspaper. It was “their” newspaper, and when people called, some would actually refer to the paper as “my Lima News.” We were just the ones entrusted to bring them the news of the day. That's how it should

Bill mandates training

COLUMBUS — A bill introduced Tuesday in the Ohio Senate would appropriate $15 million toward the training of law officers in community-policing techniques. However, it stopped short of providing communities with money for the hiring of officers. Senate Bill 23 would establish a Community Police Relations Commission, require training in commu

Jerry Wolfrom was an editor.
Strike that.
Jerry Wolfrom was a character.
That's a better way to describe one of the first editors I worked for in this business. I received a copy of his obituary in the mail the other day. He was 85. Ironically, I was just thinking of him that same day, telling myself I should look him up.
You don't forget peopl

A salute to a true newspaper man

Jerry Wolfrom was an editor. Strike that. Jerry Wolfrom was a character. That's a better way to describe one of the first editors I worked for in this business. I received a copy of his obituary in the mail the other day. He was 85. Ironically, I was just thinking of him that same day, telling myself I should look him up. You don't forget peopl

When an automobile company starts clearing space on the plant floor, it is often a sign there is a new project on the way.
About 350 square feet of floor space is now being cleared at the Lima Ford Engine Plant. No one would say on Friday for what purpose, if any, but United Automobile Workers union Local 1219 President Jay Bell likes the potentia

Another good sign for Ford

When an automobile company starts clearing space on the plant floor, it is often a sign there is a new project on the way. About 350 square feet of floor space is now being cleared at the Lima Ford Engine Plant. No one would say on Friday for what purpose, if any, but United Automobile Workers union Local 1219 President Jay Bell likes the potentia

Lima Central Catholic High School

4.0: Darrell Allman, Jessica Armstrong, Kacey Bradshaw, Luke Buettner, Madison Butts, Casey Clark, Sean Currens, Amanda Fisher, Cameron Hahn, Emilia Heider, Jack Huffman, Natalie Hunt, Emily Janowski, Alex Krumel, Natalie Patricio-Agosto, James Riepenhoff, Alex Rigg, Robert Sarno, Vincent Schreck, Tayor Schultz, Samantha Stallkamp, Olivia Stanley,

Quotations in the news: Jan. 25 to Feb. 1, 2015

“It sounds like I better go home and fill the bath tub with beer.” — Robert Foster, Poughkeepsie, N.Y., concerning the weather forecast of a major blizzard preparing to swallow the East Coast. “Going home. Relaxing. Sleeping in a real bed. Probably get in a pool of water and swim for a little while.” — Joseph Sl

Last week, The Lima News published a story about a husband and wife running inside their burning trailer and successfully rescuing their pets.
Is that a rose or a thorn? Pets are part of the family for most people. However, for every story of a person miraculously entering his or her burning home to save Fido or Mittens, there is another story of

For love of pets, what to do?

Last week, The Lima News published a story about a husband and wife running inside their burning trailer and successfully rescuing their pets. Is that a rose or a thorn? Pets are part of the family for most people. However, for every story of a person miraculously entering his or her burning home to save Fido or Mittens, there is another story of





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