The head of the Ohio Hispanic Coalition says Columbus has a large stake in potential changes to immigration law. Joseph Mas says the city has a larger undocumented population than other Ohio cities.
With a milder winter predicted, experts say heating costs should be lower for most Ohioans.
Clear skies predicted for much of Ohio should make for prime viewing for a meteor shower early Saturday.
A tornado has destroyed several houses and farm buildings near Springfield, but no injuries have been reported.
Officials say a fire believed to have started after a lightning strike has damaged 10 apartments in a complex on the northwest side of Columbus.
Most parts of Central Ohio saw little accumulation, but it was enough to cover roads early Tuesday and slow the morning commute.
Several Ohio members of Congress say they are not happy that the Army Corps of Engineers may wait until 2016 to issue a final report on a flood control plan for the flood-prone Blanchard River.
City and state leaders are spending a combined $5 million on new snow plows and road salt.
After being teased with a day of spring-like temperatures, Central Ohioans preparing for at least one more blast of winter.
Columbus was largely spared, but many areas south of the city had snow plows out and students at home after the latest winter storm.
Heavy overnight rain and melting snow have high water forcing the closure of several roads around Central Ohio.