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Fires On Track To Kill More Children Than 2014

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11:12AM
February 24, 2015

The state fire marshal’s office says fires killed 15 children in Ohio last year and have claimed 11 young lives in just the first two months of 2015.

Testing Days For Ohio Schools Extended Due To Winter Weather

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Testing days for Ohio schools extended due to harsh weather.
9:37AM
February
24, 2015

Ohio education officials say school districts can have additional time to complete standardized testing due to bad winter weather.

Schools Cancel, Delay Classes As Temperatures Plummet

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It was the coldest February 24 ever in Columbus, as temperatures dipped to -10 degrees early Tuesday.
7:38AM
February
24, 2015

After bitter cold on Monday, temperatures plummeted even more overnight. In the northern Union County village of Richwood, the National Weather Service reported an overnight low of -18 degrees.

Cold Front Tracks Behind Weekend Snow

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Many school districts north of Columbus delayed class or canceled classes Monday, while Columbus City Schools and districts south of the city were mostly running on time.
8:57AM
February 23, 2015

Forecasts call for a Monday high near 10 degrees in Columbus, with temperatures sinking to -5 Monday night and Tuesday morning.

Snow Storm Clips Columbus, Hammers Southwest Ohio

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7:57AM
February
17, 2015

Columbus City Schools opted to keep students at home on Tuesday. Most districts in Ross, Fayette, and Fairfield counties were also closed or delayed.

Snow Returns To Central Ohio

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Forecasts call for snow Monday and cold temperatures through the week.
7:37AM
February 16, 2015

Forecasts call for snow Monday and cold temperatures through the week.

Snow Covers Freeways, Closes Schools

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Many local school districts have delayed or cancelled Monday morning classes.
7:54AM
January
26, 2015

Columbus City Schools and most other local districts delayed or cancelled classes Monday after heavy overnight snowfall.

Snow Followed By Bitter Cold

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12:14PM
January
7, 2015

Forecasts call for a low of -7 Wednesday night and Thursday morning. The wind chill could make that feel as cold as -22.

Snow Covers Freeways, Closes Schools

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Traffic was moving slowly around Columbus early Tuesday, including on St. Rt. 315 at Lane Avenue.
7:49AM
January
6, 2015

Columbus City Schools and most other local school districts opted to cancel classes on Tuesday after several inches of snow blanketed the region.

Experts Predict Lower Heating Costs This Winter

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Many energy companies used the lessons of last winter, one of the coldest and snowiest in decades, to improve their delivery systems.
8:17AM
September
29, 2014

With a milder winter predicted, experts say heating costs should be lower for most Ohioans.