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Ohio coronavirus updates: 35,096 confirmed cases in the state, 2,135 deaths

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A look at coronvavirus-related developments in Ohio.Read more

Susan G. Komen Columbus Race for the Cure to be held virtually on Aug. 1

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According to organizers, the decision was made due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic and the recommendations against mass gatherings.Read more

Columbus Zoo to reopen for members June 12, all guests on June 15

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The zoo had been closed since March 16 because of the coronavirus pandemic.Read more

Ginther, Quinlan provide update on report recommending changes for Columbus police force

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Earlier this year, the report made 80 recommendations after spending 18 months talking to neighbors, looking at police resources and policiesRead more

Beam collapse causes major damage to historic Avalon Theatre in Marysville

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No one was injured, although officials say a couple of cars were damaged in addition to the building.Read more

Police investigating assault of man found unconscious in Polaris parking lot

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The Columbus Department is investigating after a man was found unconscious in a Polaris hotel parking lot.Read more

Columbus leads the Midwest in electric vehicle sales

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Three years ago, Smart Columbus set a goal to facilitate the purchase of 3,200 electric vehicles, which would be a 500 percent increase from where the city was in 2016...Read more

Police discover homicide victim while conducting wellness check in west Columbus

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Columbus police went to the man's home after his co-workers said he missed several days of work.Read more

21-year-old killed in single-vehicle crash in Fairfield County

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Troopers believe impairment is a factor in the crash.Read more

'We can't be silent': Why this central Ohio woman is protesting

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As nationwide protests continue following George Floyd's death, people from all walks of life are speaking out about systemic racism.Read more

Columbus restaurant impacted by COVID-19 now dealing with city's curfew

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Business that were forced to close because of the corona virus struggle during city curfew.Read more