With harsh cold and snow forecast for much of the state in the next few days, officials in Ohio’s Department of Aging are urging precautions for older people who could be at increased risk of weather-related problems.
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New Orleans Universities are all closed indefinitely and urge their students to enroll at other schools. Here in Ohio, colleges and universities are preparing to help the displaced students find new classrooms.
Governor Taft has ordered 1,500 Ohio National Guard troops to help provide security and aid rescue and recovery efforts in hurricane-stricken Alabama, Mississippi and Louisiana.
Police say recent immigrants to Central Ohio speak 59 different languages. Language and cultural barriers continue to be a problem for police as they try to help people and investigate crimes. Yesterday, many law enforcement officials met to find ways to break down that language barrier.