If you’re going to playoff football tonight, you’ll want to bundle up.
Tonight’s low will dip to 23. Our playoff football broadcast schedule goes like this: Tonight on K96, live from Fremont, it’s Bellevue and Wauseon. On 95.3 WLKR, live from Perkins, Norwalk will take on Clyde. Both games will kick off at 7:30. Tomorrow night on 95.3, live from Bellevue, it’s St. Paul and Mapleton. Game time is set for 7. If you’re going to St. Paul and Mapleton, keep in mind it’ll cost $2 to park. Also tomorrow night, updates on the game between Huron and Coldwater.
Slippery conditions caused a number of crashes last night, especially in Erie County.
All lanes of State Route 2, between Route 13 and Rye Beach Road in Huron wereclosed last night, after some of the freeway became icy. At least 10 crashes occurred on Route 2. The Milan Road overpass in Sandusky was closed for a short time last night, due to a wreck. No serious injuries occurred in any of the crashes.
Due to a shortage of road salt, things are changing in Willard.
The city will continue to salt main roads, including routes 99, 103 and 224. All other streets in Willard will only be salted at slopes or intersections.
The Lake Erie snow machine is cranking up in northeast Ohio.
Parts of the snow belt could get 7 inches today, 5 more tonight, and 2 more tomorrow.
The former finance director of a nursing home is facing charges, for allegedly embezzling public money.
Melinda Langston lived in Sandusky, but recently moved to Georgia. An Erie County grand jury has charged her with theft in office, and tampering with records. She’s accused of swiping approximately $8,000 from the Erie County Care Facility, now known as The Meadows at Osborn Park. The nursing home is owned by the county. Officials began investigating last fall, and she was fired shortly after the allegations surfaced. Deputies are making arrangements to serve her with the charges.
Ohio’s 12th annual youth deer-gun season is set for next weekend.
The youth deer-gun season is open to youths 17 and under, with a valid youth hunting license and deer permit. Youth hunters must be accompanied by a non-hunting adult. Deer bag limits are determined by county.
Earlier this week, we told you about a house fire in Greenwich.
It appears the blaze that destroyed the home on Route 13, near Omega Road was caused by an electrical problem in the kitchen. No one was home at the time.