April 27, 2015

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UPDATED: Gas leak found; under repair

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Parents of students at the Horizon Science Academy in Lorain are being asked to pick up their children as soon as possible after a backhoe struck a gas line near the school, forcing an evacuation. UPDATE AS OF 4:32 P.M.: Jayson Bendik, Horizon Science Academy Community outreach coordinator, said he will wait until he is Read More…

VIDEO: A look back at the 2014-15 basketball season

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As the 2014-15 high school basketball season winds down, take a look back at the season. Lorain County basketball expert Tim Alcorn, from WEOL AM 930, discusses the season’s highlights. Photos by Steve Manheim. Kristin Bauer, David Richard, Amanda Rundle, Ray Reidel, and Anna Norris.  

Video: Tim Alcorn previews Midview’s regional final football game

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All season long, AM 930 WEOL’s Tim Alcorn and Chronicle-Telegram chief photographer Bruce Bishop have been previewing the local high school football games. This week, Alcorn recaps the Avon vs. Midview game, and discusses Midview’s upcoming regional final game. In a battle of unbeatens, No. 1 Midview (12-0) plays No. 2 Nordonia (12-0) at 7:30 Read More…

VIDEO: Tim Alcorn previews Avon vs. Midview rematch

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In last week’s video preview, AM 930 WEOL’s Tim Alcorn said he hoped Avon and Midview would both win so they could rematch. Well, his wish was granted, and here we are. See what Tim has to say about this highly anticipated game:  #AVONvsMID Tweets

VIDEO: Lorain County high school football playoffs preview

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It’s playoff time for high school football, and AM 930 WEOL’s Tim Alcorn sat down with Chronicle-Telegram chief photographer Bruce Bishop to talk about what fans can expect for the six Lorain County playoff games. If you’re not going to one of the games, you can follow our live feed Friday and Saturday nights for Read More…

Two in custody for questioning in connection with Elyria homicide

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GRAFTON – Two men are in custody for questioning in connection with an Elyria homicide. Elyria police and the Lorain County Sheriff’s Office SWAT team executed a search warrant Thursday morning at 1014 Novak Road, Grafton. “We executed a search warrant and two men were taken into custody for questioning,” Elyria Police Capt. Chris Costantino Read More…

Rescued emaciated horses recovering, but not out of the woods yet

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  Big Red has been the focus of a lot of attention. He’s had his teeth fixed. His hooves, too, although there’s a lot more work needed for those to be fully healed. He’s also eating and drinking anything put in front of him — something that wasn’t a given when he was rescued May Read More…

VIDEO: Elyria brothers flip, tumble on trampoline

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The Harris brothers — Julien, 6, Adrien, 8, and Dorien, 5 — spent Wednesday afternoon playing on a trampoline in their yard in Elyria. Julien wore a GoPro video camera to catch his jumps on the trampoline from his perspective.

Photos: Some Lorain County roads remain snow covered

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Chronicle-Telegram chief photographer Bruce Bishop reports that on Wednesday morning, Lorain County’s main roads weren’t too bad, but side roads were covered in deep snow and slushy, making it easy for cars to get stuck. Lorain County remains under a Level 2 snow emergency until further notice. Check out his photo gallery of some of Read More…

Area sees unusual winter weather phenomenon

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Snow rollers — wind-driven snowballs —  ­sit in a field off Diagonal Road in Carlisle Township. The unusual shapes are caused by a light coating of ice and a few inches of snow. They are rare because they require wind to roll them into the shape but not so strong that it blows them apart, Read More…