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.
WOSU News Archives For: February 17, 2014
Parts of winter-weary Ohio are getting more snow.
The president of Marathon Petroleum Corp. says a key part of the plan was making sure progress is being made of solving the repeated flooding that has plagued the city of Findlay.
State Rep. Rex Damschroder of Fremont in northwestern Ohio took his name off the ballot last week after discovering that he failed to sign his declaration of candidacy the required number of times.
The department wanted to buy 150,000 tons of salt for communities and then have them to return the salt after they replenish their supplies. But no salt companies bid in the 10-day window that ended Friday.
The number of people dying from heroin overdoses in Ohio has increased exponentially. State lawmakers are considering a bill that would allow an addictâ€™s family or friends to give a drug that can halt an overdose. Some medical experts worry expanding the drugâ€™s availability could cause other problems.