storm damage http://wcbe.org en News storms trigger Central Ohio power outages http://wcbe.org/post/news-storms-trigger-central-ohio-power-outages <p>Storms rolling through Central Ohio this afternoon have left over 14,000 people in Franklin County without power, according to American Electric Power. Thu, 26 Jul 2012 22:59:40 +0000 Alison Holm & Ohio Public Radio 19592 at http://wcbe.org Thousands of Ohioans await power restoration http://wcbe.org/post/thousands-ohioans-await-power-restoration <p>More than half a million Ohio homes and businesses have had their electric service restored in the wake of last Friday&#39;s windstorm, but that leaves about 131,000 still without power this afternoon. That&#39;s the word from Ohio&#39;s largest electric company, American Electric Power. Ohio Public Radio&#39;s Bill Cohen talked with some folks who are now in their seventh day without electricity. Thu, 05 Jul 2012 20:43:15 +0000 Ohio Public Radio & Bill Cohen 18359 at http://wcbe.org Utilities, homeowners and businesses coping with storm damage http://wcbe.org/post/utilities-homeowners-and-businesses-coping-storm-damage <p>Utility crews continue to work to restore power to the some 660-thousand customers affected by storms that ripped through the state Friday afternoon.&nbsp; another 20-thousand lost power when a second storm system moved through Sunday night.&nbsp; Tue, 03 Jul 2012 01:47:54 +0000 Alison Holm & Jo Ingles, Ohio Public Radio 18209 at http://wcbe.org