The Northern Ohio Violent Fugitive Task Force has arrested a 29-year old man at a Canton home who was wanted in connection with a shooting that took place in November 2013 in Lorain. This morning, federal authorities arrested Arzell Nash at a residence in the 2300 block of Edith Court Northeast in Canton. Nash was wanted in connection with a shooting that took place on November 12th, 2013 where two victims were shot outside the Our Club Bar in Lorain. US Marshal Pete Elliott says the year-long investigation was helped by tips from citizens.
A storm moving across the Midwest is expected to deliver up to 5 inches of snow to central Ohio by Monday morning. The heaviest snow is expected north of I-70, and some areas north and east of Delaware County could see as much as 6 inches of snow by Monday morning. Areas south of I-70 can expect 1-3 inches by Monday morning.
NEWARK, Ohio -- Firefighters from Newark and neighboring departments battled two house fires a block apart just south of downtown early Sunday morning. Both fires appeared to be arson, said interim Newark Fire Chief Patrick Connor, who said investigators have not determined whether the two fires are related.
The number of poor Ohioans receiving a welfare check or food stamps has dropped to a record low while enrollment in tax-funded Medicaid has soared. Overall, about 1 in 4 Ohioans receive some type of public assistance, a rate that Gov. John Kasichâs administration hopes to reduce with a renewed focus on education and workforce development.
Rep. Ryan Smith does not talk about education, taxes and Medicaid in the same tone as a number of his fellow House Republicans. Itâs no coincidence that the new chairman of the powerful House Finance Committee comes from a district that doesnât look like those represented by many of his GOP colleagues.