ELYRIA, Ohio – Homicide detectives in Elyria are investigating a death Tuesday. According to police, a man was found shot to death just inside the doorway of a home in the 800 block of W. Broad Street. Police received a call about the shooting around 3 a.m. According to a press release, the victim has […]

ELYRIA, Ohio — Columbia Gas of Ohio is shutting off gas service to approximately 2,500 customers Thursday. According to their website, the natural gas outage will affect customers in Elyria in the Eastern Heights Boulevard and Concord Avenue areas. Currently they have crews working to review and restore the system.  Service will reportedly be restored […]

ELYRIA, OH (WOIO) – The Elyria Fire Department said firefighters are responding to a house fire on the 400 block of 2nd Street. Crews were called to the house around 3 p.m. on Saturday. The house is collapsing, according to the fire department. At this time we are not sure if anyone was inside at the beginning […]

ELYRIA, Ohio– A couple homes in Elyria were evacuated Wednesday afternoon because of a gas leak. The gas line was damaged at East Avenue and 4th Street, according to a Columbia Gas spokesman. Once the gas is shut off, crews will begin repairs. Originally, the gas company said a few buildings nearby, including St. Mary […]

ELYRIA, Ohio – Sears at Midway Mall in Elyria is set to close this year, the company announced Tuesday. The Elyria store will remain open for customers until September, according to a company spokesperson. A liquidation sale for the location will begin on June 16. The Sears Auto Center will remain open. Sears announced in January […]

ELYRIA, Ohio — Authorities say 10 people were taken to local hospitals late Monday morning after a five-vehicle accident. The crash happened in the 2100 block of North Ridge Road in Elyria. Injuries from the accident are reportedly minor.   READ MORE: WKYC.com Article Courtesy of WKYC Channel 3 News Cleveland Picture Courtesy of Hemera Technologies […]

ELYRIA – An Elyria woman was arrested for sitting nude on her front porch Sunday. According to a police report, Annette M. Osborn, 48, of Elyria, was found by officers sitting on her front porch completely nude “with her private parts exposed.” Osborn told officers she was acting in protest of the drug activity that […]

AKRON, Ohio– Macy’s announced on Wednesday it will be closing 40 stores, including two in Northeast Ohio. The Macy’s at Chapel Hill Mall in Akron and Midway Mall in Elyria will close early in early spring. The stores employ 91 and 64 associates, respectively. The Akron location has been open since 1967. “In today’s rapidly […]

  ELYRIA, OH (WOIO) – Dozens of students protested outside Elyria High School Monday morning. They are upset over controversy surrounding the Allies Club. The group, started just a few weeks ago, supports lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and straight students. In a statement on the school’s website, Allies says they promote the acceptance of all […]

  ELYRIA — On March 17, the Elyria Police Department Narcotics and Neighborhood Impact Unit with the assistance of the Elyria Police Detective Bureau and Elyria Police Special Response Team kicked off a spring round-up which targeted Narcotics Dealers in the City of Elyria. The Narcotics and Impact Unit closed 15 open drug cases while […]

  CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) – The footprint of University Hospitals just got a bit bigger. Government regulators gave approval for UH to take over Parma Community General Hospital and EMH Healthcare in Elyria. Starting January 1, 2014, the hospitals will become UH Parma and UH Elyria. We contacted UH and requested an interview to talk […]

ELYRIA, OH (WOIO) – The Superintendent of Elyria City Schools has confirmed nearly 60 positions will be eliminated for the 2013-2014 school year. The school is looking to slash $3M from the budget after voters failed to pass a levy in November. The cuts will affect teachers, special education teachers and aides. Additionally, the TV program at […]