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Columbus Wholesaler Says Florida Freeze Will Boost Produce Prices.

12:00AM
January
13, 2010

A Columbus produce wholesaler says, after the Florida freeze, higher prices for tomatoes, peppers, squash and eggplant will quickly show up on grocery shelves and at the salad bar.

Mid-Ohio Food Bank offers perishable foods

The Mid-Ohio Food Bank will offer perishable food items, like fresh fruit and vegetables, to help those who lost groceries in last week's power outages.
12:00AM
September 24, 2008

Many families lost food last week after remnants of Hurricane Ike caused power outages. And for those living pay check to pay check losing groceries is tough. WOSU reports the Mid-Ohio Food Bank is helping out.

Was the wind storm a budget buster for Columbus?

12:00AM
September
23, 2008

As Columbus Mayor Michael Coleman looks ahead to the November budget, city council voted last night to take money out of its rainy day fund to fill a $10 million gap in its budget. WOSU spoke with the mayor to find out how the wind storm impacted the city’s pocketbook.

Windstorm Leaves Extensive Tree Damage at Great Circle Mound

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12:00AM
September 18, 2008

Officials with the Ohio Historical Society say the Great Circle Earthworks in Newark suffered the greatest tree damage of the society’s 75 sites statewide.

Landscapers clean up in more ways than one

A landscaper throws debris into a huge pile that will become mulch.
12:00AM
September 18, 2008

Long after the power is restored, the cleanup will continue. Tree limbs and branches line nearly every street in Central ohio Although it may be unfortunate for the people who lost trees due to the high winds from remnants of Hurricane Ike, landscapers and mulching companies are cleaning up – in more ways than one.

Got power? You may not, but your neighbors might. Why?

12:00AM
September
17, 2008

As of Wednesday afternoon, about a third of AEP’s Franklin County customers were still without power. In some neighborhoods lights may go on tonight as other homes stay dark. WOSU set out to find out why this happens.

Winter insurance claims filed

12:00AM
February
16, 2007

Some Ohioans are filing insurance claims right now to cover damage caused by the winter snow storms.