Ohio is celebrating its 212th birthday with special events at the Ohio Statehouse in Columbus.
The Columbus Fire Department will be holding a weekend long “boot camp” called “Can You Take the Heat,” starting today in Reynoldsburg. It’s part of an effort to attract a more diverse workforce within the department.
Power has been restored for downtown Columbus businesses, but American Electric Power says it’s still not sure what caused the fire that led to at least three underground explosions early Friday.
Columbus fire investigators say a space heater caused a Christmas Eve fire that killed a 4-year-old boy, his mother and a man at a Franklinton home reported to be vacant.