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Winter Weather Advisory 10AM to 4PM

A winter weather advisory is in effect from 10am until 4pm. A mix of snow and ice to start... Snow will begin near or shortly after the morning commute. The transition to sleet and freezing rain will occur around noon and could continue into mid afternoon before changing over to all rain.

Gas Prices Are Climbing

Gas prices are on the rise once again. The state average for a gallon of regular gas was $2.43 in Monday's survey from auto club AAA, the Oil Price Information Service and Wex Inc. Up 10 cents from a week ago, but still down $1.17 from this time last year. Ohio's average is on par with the national average, which is also $2.43 today. The national average is up 13 cents from a week ago, but about a dollar cheaper than a year ago. Analysts say an increase in crude oil prices and labor strikes at several refineries has lead to the higher prices. 

City Health Department Called After Canton House Fire

A fire in Canton leads to the involvement of the city health department. Crews responded to a call about a house fire on Hammond Avenue SW around 9:00 Sunday morning. Firefighters managed to contain the flames to the bathroom, but smoke did spread throughout the house. Officials say due to the deplorable conditions of the home, the Canton Health Department was called. There were also no smoke detectors in the home. Damage is estimated at around $1,500. Still no word on what caused the blaze. 

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