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Flooding Hits Marion, Pickaway Counties

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21, 2014

Heavy overnight rain and melting snow have high water forcing the closure of several roads around Central Ohio.

Central Ohio Braces For Another Big Winter Storm

Snow covered street in Hilliard, Ohio.
Snow and freezing rain are expected to begin falling across Central Ohio late Tuesday and stay in the region through much of Wednesday. Up to 4 inches possible.
4, 2014

What could be the biggest snow storm to hit Ohio this season is on the way later Tuesday and early Wednesday.

Delaware County Voters Approve Outlet Mall By 25 Votes

The mall is planned for the area between Delaware and Sunbury.
6, 2013

Construction crews are expected to soon break ground on a new outlet mall north of Columbus after voters in Burkshire Township narrowly approved the development on Tuesday.

Delaware Drug Task Force Arrests 29; Four Still At Large

Clockwise from top-left: Adam Polt, Gergory Jacobs, Veronika Stephens, and Joseph Johnson.
7, 2013

Authorities in Delaware County say more than two dozen people were arrested in a weekend drug sweep.

Delaware County Township Rejects Outlet Mall Plan

Developer NorthGate Centre can appeal the decision to the Delaware County Zoning Board of Appeals, or ask nearby Sunbury to annex the property and let them build the mall.
August 13, 2013

Trustees in a Delaware county township have denied a zoning request from developers of a planned outlet mall and recreation complex near the intersection of Interstate 71 and State Route 36/37.

Orange And Liberty Township Voters Approve Fire Levies

Both Orange and Liberty Townships were forced to put levies before voters after higher levies were voted down in November.
6, 2013

Fire service will apparently continue as normal in two Delaware county townships after voters approved new levies on Tuesday.

Orange Township Firefighters Keep Jobs, At Least For Now

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December 28, 2012

Nearly two dozens fire fighters in Delaware County are keeping their jobs for at least another five months.

Delaware County Gets Ready For Court Fight Over Fire Levy

Last week the township asked the Ohio Supreme Court to intervene, and on Monday the board of elections filed a response showing they intend to continue the court fight.
December 18, 2012

The county Board of Elections has told the Ohio Supreme Court it stands by its decision to reject an Orange Township fire levy because trustees missed a filing deadline by two minutes.

Orange Township Misses Fire Levy Deadline By Two Minutes

If approved, the levy would have meant $7.6 million in annual funding for the department.
December 6, 2012

The ruling by the Delaware County Board of Elections could mean the end of the fire department established in 1951.

Candidates And Supporters Make Final Push For Women Voters

Lt. Gov. Mary Taylor (yellow shirt) and former Ohio Attorney General Betty Montgomery (plaid skirt) have been trying to get Ohio women to support MItt Romney. On the right, former Ohio First Lady Frances Strickland talks to a group of young women outside the Franklin County early voting center.
26, 2012

Supporters of both President Obama and Mitt Romney are doing their best to sway Ohio women in this key battleground state.