Local News

Crash closes I-270 northbound on city's east side

Published:
A crash caused the closure of I-270 northbound on the city's east side Thursday afternoon.Read more

Grants help law enforcement agencies across Ohio buy new body armor technology

Published:
Updated:
New police body armor is proving to be more effective and more wearable for Ohio law enforcement.Read more

Hilltop Primary Care Center in west Columbus evacuated due to gas leak

Published:
Updated:
The Columbus Division of Fire says construction crews hit a commercial gas main while drilling underground around 1:30 p.m., causing an outside gas leak.Read more

'Our little light': Church family remembers central Ohio girl struck & killed on way to bus

Published:
Updated:
Elizabeth "Lizzie" Robertson-Rutland, 11, died Wednesday. She was struck and killed on the way to the bus stop.Read more

Hilliard boy with Duchenne muscular dystrophy scores touchdown in football game

Published:
Updated:
A boy of few words, 12-year-old Jackson Maynard downplays his own significance to his team. But, his teammates don't.Read more

Former Columbus mail carrier pleads guilty to stealing marijuana and meth from packages

Published:
Updated:
Germany was employed as a city postal carrier at the United States Postal Service’s Oakland Park Station in Columbus from 2013 until 2018.Read more

Woman hospitalized after truck crashed into Canal Winchester hospital dies

Published:
Updated:
A woman who was taken to Mount Carmel East following a crash into the Diley Ridge Medical Center emergency room last week has died, according to Fairfield County Sheriff...Read more

Signs that someone may be contemplating taking their life

Published:
One person takes their own life every 40 seconds, according to the World Health Organization. Suicide is the leading cause of death among 15 to 29-year-olds.Read more

Local charter school expresses concern over issues with CCS busing

Published:
Updated:
A local charter school is looking for answers after administrators claim students have endured ongoing issues with CCS transportation.Read more

Family demands answers on bus route after girl hit, killed crossing street in east Columbus

Published:
Updated:
Police said Elizabeth Robertson-Rutland was hit by two vehicles while she was attempting to cross McNaughten Road near East Main Street.Read more

2 men die in crash on US 40 near Pigeon Roost Farm in Licking County

Published:
Updated:
The crash happened just before 4 p.m. Wednesday in the 4000 block of National Road, otherwise known as U.S. 40.Read more