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Bluffton crossword puzzle with clues from December 2022 news

Do you remember the news from December 2022? Play the Bluffton Icon crossword puzzle to find out!

Play the puzzle online or print and play HERE.

Here's a sampling:


11. Zoning meeting will review request to turn a church into _____

13. Happy ____ Year!


1. Just like last year, the Bluffton Public Library did a "Home for the ____" fundraiser

2. Name of the winter storm that swept through Bluffton this December


The Icon's most-read stories of 2022

By Paula Scott

What’s big news in Bluffton? Let’s take a look at the stories that attracted the most viewers in 2022. Two tragedies shocked Bluffton, while other stories reflected life and traditions in the village.

Death of Officer Dominic Francis
Bluffton Police Officer Dominic Francis was killed on March 31, 2021 during efforts to stop a high speed chase on I-75. Articles ranged from preliminary reports of the incident to the December approval of a memorial highway designation by the State of Ohio.

Photo-story: Community praises fallen Bluffton police officer Dominic Francis


Advertiser of the Week: ONU Healthwise Pharmacy

Join us in thanking ONU Healthwise Pharmacy for being an Ada Icon and Bluffton Icon advertiser. 

Since 2010, the ONU Raabe College of Pharmacy has provided health and wellness resources through ONU HealthWise, a multidisciplinary team of ONU faculty, students, and interdisciplinary health care specialists under the supervision of licensed professionals.


Advertiser of the week: Bluffton Area Chamber of Commerce

Join us in thanking the Bluffton Area Chamber of Commerce for being a Bluffton Icon advertiser. 

Bluffton Area Chamber of Commerce members include retailers, service providers, manufacturers, educators, nonprofits, individuals, local and regional government, and more. For more information, visit , call 419-369-2985 and leave a message or email [email protected].


Advertiser of the Week: The Cask Room

Join us in thanking The Cask Room, a fine wine and craft beer destination, for being a Bluffton Icon and Ada Icon advertiser. 

The Cask Room is located at 127 S Main St, Ada; Phone: (567) 221-1024. 

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Icon holiday schedule

The Bluffton Icon and Ada Icon will take an extended holiday break for Christmas and New Year’s. Except for breaking news, which may include sports, the Icon staff will be taking a holiday from December 23-26 and from December 30-January 2.