This went up on Ohiodotcom Breaking News about an hour ago.
- Ohio Gov. Ted Strickland has cancelled his visit today to Akron to speak at a conference of firefighters.
Lt. Gov. Lee Fisher will speak in his absence.
Strickland also has canceled a stop in Youngstown today, where he was scheduled to speak at a news conference. Chancellor Eric Fingerhut will attend instead.
"The governor decided he needs to be in Columbus today," Keith Dailey, spokesman for Strickland, said this morning.
Dailey said he plans to release more information around 11 a.m.[emphasis added]