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Central Ohio Braces For Another Big Winter Storm

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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.
8:20AM
February
4, 2014

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

Cold Puts Many Utility Customers In A Bind

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The National Weather Service put nearly all of Ohio under a wind chill warning Monday as temperatures slipped and forecasters predicted wind chills well below zero into Tuesday.
6:57AM
January
27, 2014

The prolonged cold snap is putting many utility customers in a bind with inflated heating bills.

Record-Breaking Weather Possible Next Week

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Columbus meteorologist Ben Gelber, with WCMH TV, predicts Columbus will have a brutally cold winter season.
1:21PM
January
3, 2014

Local meteorologists predict wind chills early next week, between -20 and -40 degrees, could break some records.

Bitter Cold Follows Year’s First Snowstorm

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10:49AM
January
3, 2014

Temperatures fell below zero in many areas early Friday, with wind chills nearing -20 degrees.

Thousands Without Power After Heavy Storms

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Weather radar maps show a strong line of thunderstorms approaching Central Ohio late Sunday. The storm system caused severe damage and at least six deaths in Illinois and other parts of the Midwest.
7:54AM
November
18, 2013

Tens of thousands of utility customers were without power across Ohio after heavy winds from an unusually large and strong late-season storm system rolled through the state.

Storm Rips Through Trailer Park, Knocks Out Power To Thousands

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8:15AM
November
1, 2013

Thousands of Central Ohio homes were without electricity early Friday after heavy storms rolled across the region.

Wet Summer Is Good News For Ohio Corn Crop

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Ohio's corn industry supports about 34,000 jobs and generates nearly $359 million in labor income each year.
8:27AM
July
31, 2013

The USDA reports that more than three-fourths of Ohio’s corn crop was in good or excellent condition as of July 21 – compared to 15 percent at the same time last year.

Women’s College Rebuilds From Tornado

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winds that ripped through the Pepper Pike campus early Saturday morning tore off the gym walls, as well as a roof, leaving a cutaway that shows an American flag, a basketball backboard and hoop – and a lot of debris.
7:56AM
July
23, 2013

Ursuline College plans to reopen for classes Tuesday, three days after a 110-mph tornado ripped through the Northeast Ohio campus.

AEP Mobilizes Hundreds Of Workers For Expected Outages

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AEP spokeswoman Melissa McHenry says they’re mobilized between 300 and 400 workers from more-western states like Texas and Oklahoma.
11:47AM
October 29, 2012

American Electric Power says hundreds of line workers are headed to Ohio and other states likely to see effects from Hurricane Sandy.

More Than 200,000 Ohioans Without Electricity From Sandy

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Sandy has been downgraded from a hurricane, but it continues to bring high winds and torrential rainfall for much of the East Coast and Midwest.
8:25AM
October 29, 2012

Tens of thousands of Ohioans are still without power after Superstorm Sandy brought high winds and the season’s first snow to some parts of the state overnight.