Ohio officials say more than 200,000 residents around the state are still without power days after two weekend thunderstorms left many in the dark.
The Ohio Emergency Management Agency released new figures Wednesday afternoon that add several thousand customers from Ohio Rural Electric Cooperatives to the tally. The bulk of the outages still belong to customers of American Electric Power.
Dayton Power & Light is reporting just a handful of outages in the listening area now and plan to have it all back online by this evening.
Republican Senate candidate Josh Mandel plans to campaign across South and Eastern Ohio over the next two days.
His campaign says the Ohio treasurer plans to focus on energy policy in Appalachian Ohio visits. His first stop is at a Georgetown restaurant, in Brown County. Then he heads to Adams County, followed by other Southern and Eastern Ohio stops. Some details were still being worked out earlier this week.
President Barack Obama departs on a two-day bus tour of Ohio and Pennsylvania today, defending his economic policies and and his decision to rescue U.S. automakers while raising questions about Republican Mitt Romney's business record.
The president's 250-mile "Betting on America" bus tour will pass through several Northern Ohio communities where he received strong support in 2008. The tour will also take him into Western Pennsylvania, with a stop in Pittsburgh.
Rock trio “Sport Fishing USA” visits WYSO to chat with Niki Dakota during this installment of Excursions.
Local brothers Nathan and Brendan Moore began writing and recording music in 2010. Starting out as a studio-only project, the brothers soon realized that they had stumbled upon something too good to not share. The brothers then recruited drummer David Byrne and have been playing near and far ever since.
Cooling Centers in Montgomery County: Several cooling centers are available in the area. These include: • Miamisburg Senior Adult Center, 305 E. Central Ave. • Kettering Recreation Complex, 2900 Glengarry Dr. • Vandalia Recreation Center, 1111 Stonequarry Road • Greater Dayton Recreation Center, 2021 W. Third St. • Lohrey Recreation Center and Belmont Pool, 2366 Glenarm Ave., Dayton • Northwest Recreation Center, 1600 Princeton Dr., Dayton • Moraine Payne Recreation Center, 3800 Main St. • Moraine Civic Center, 3050 Kreitzer Road