Black ice

Motorists met with black ice, fog

All that snow that was dumped on the Valley at the beginning of the week is melting, creating black ice on roadways.…
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House vote in on extra calamity days

The Ohio House has voted on whether schools can take up to four additional days off this year because of the winter season's extreme weather.…
Picnic table in Cortland

Photos: Snow and more snow

Four to six inches of snow fell across the Mahoning and Shenango valleys Monday night into Tuesday morning. …
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Flooding could be new weather threat

The water trapped in the snowpack will become runoff and enter the streams and rivers. Those streams already have ice on them, which could cause ice jam flooding.…
Lake Erie ice

Lake Erie has effect all year

All the cold we have seen so far this winter season may actually help bring better weather through the rest of winter and early spring. …
Snow-covered fire hydrant

Hydrants must be dug out

Residents with fire hydrants on their property are reminded to keep them free of ice and snow.…
Market Street, Boardman.

Snow pounds Sunday motorists

After a few days reprieve, Mahoning Valley drivers were "treated" to another round of slick roads.…
Snow piles

Snow piles becoming problem

Piles of snow in parking lots should not be any higher than 4 or 5 feet and should be kept back off the intersection so they do not obstruct motorists' views. …
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No snow day? Blame the wind chill

The threshold for wind chill factor set by the NWS when it comes to school delays or closings is 15 degrees below zero. …
Packard Park sledding

Snow provides winter blast of fun

Mother Nature may be throwing lemons our way, but some have learned to turn all that white stuff into lemonade.…
Millersburg garage in Holmes County

Salt supplies short after storm

Local governments in Ohio might get some help soon replenishing their dwindling road salt supplies.…
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Photos: Tracking the Snow Storm

The never ending winter. Several inches of snow fell across the Mahoning and Shenango valleys Wednesday.…
Car off road on 680 north

Snow and ice slow morning commute

Update Roadways across the Mahoning and Shenango valleys are snow covered and speed limits have been reduced. …
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Tracking the storm: How much snow?

WKBN First News This Morning will begin a half hour early on Wednesday to keep viewers up to date on the storm. …