Columbus police say a double murder suspect was shot and wounded Wednesday by officers near Parsons Avenue and Kossuth Street. He was taken into custody shortly after the killings.
Ohio is bracing for arctic temperatures unseen in 20 years, as a new round of winter storms starting early Sunday ushers in two days of punishing temperatures and wind chills.
Temperatures fell below zero in many areas early Friday, with wind chills nearing -20 degrees.
Forecasts call for up to five inches of snow for Central Ohio on Thursday.
Ohio drivers on Friday face treacherous road conditions with a wintry storm forecast for much of the state. Forecasters say the storm will hit most of southwest and central Ohio with 3 to 6 inches of snow by Friday evening.
A widespread winter storm has dumped snow over parts of Ohio just days after the region was hit by another storm moving from the nation’s midsection.
After a bleak winter for Ohio ski resorts last year, this week’s heavy snowfall is being celebrated as many slopes open for the first time this season.
Forecasters expect a rare late-April snowstorm to cover the shores of Lake Erie with up to eight inches of snow beginning late Monday.
More snow is expected in Ohio, where a storm has left up to 10 inches on the ground and contributed to a highway pileup involving as many as 20 vehicles.
A winter storm is headed to the Ohio River Valley. The National Weather Service forecasts possible ice accumulations for a large swath of Ohio stretching from Greenville through Delaware and Mount Vernon.
After a couple days of rain, snow is back in the Central Ohio forecast for the end of this week. If you’re tired of winter, WOSU Commentator and local historian Ed Lentz says, previous generations shared your pain.