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Shivering residents without heat in bitter cold

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LORAIN COUNTY, OH (WOIO) -

The wind chill is well below zero and many Lorain County residents can't even stay warm in their own homes.

Dozens are without heat.

Officials with Lorain County Emergency Management tells us Columbia Gas has crews out in Elyria working on lines.

A warming center has been set up at St. Mary's on Middle Avenue. Residents are being advised to go there to get out of the cold. 

Also in Lorain County, the city of Amherst is experiencing power outages on the northern and western sections of the city. 

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