The Huron County Sheriff's Office declared Tuesday a Level 1 snow emergency, as traffic accidents popped up throughout the five-county area.
A Level 1 emergency means hazardous roadways, drifting snow and possibly icy roads, the sheriff's office said. Law enforcement asks drivers to proceed cautiously.
A Norwalk woman left her 3-year-old daughter home alone while she drove to Lorain to pick up crack cocaine, according to police.
Mary J. Slater, 32, is in the Huron County jail on a charge of cocaine possession and likely will face charges of endangering a child.
Sweepstakes business won't be welcome in Norwalk -- at least not until zoning officials thoroughly review the legal issues surrounding them.
City council on Tuesday unanimously approved a six-month moratorium on the operations of Internet sweepstakes cafes, allowing time for the planning and zoning commission to study them and wait for clarification from state leaders.