Smokers and businesses have reacted negatively to Governor John Kasich’s proposal to raise taxes on tobacco products to help pay for an income tax cut. Under Governor Kasich’s proposal, per-pack cigarette taxes would jump by 60 cents to $1.85. That worries smoker Susie Matthews. She believes that the burden would fall unfairly on lower income [...]
After being teased with a day of spring-like temperatures, Central Ohioans preparing for at least one more blast of winter.
Seven of Columbus’s biggest firms are making a big bet on big data. They have joined together to form a new company to collect and share information. It’s called the Columbus Collaboratory and leaders say it will create 100 new jobs.
Governor Kasich today signed a bill to allow greater access to Nalozone used to fight drug overdoses.
Ohio Gov. John Kasich has rolled out an ambitious election-year policy document that cuts Ohio’s income tax through increases in drilling and tobacco taxes and streamlines government services for the poor and unemployed.
State lawmakers have struck a compromise on what to do about missed school days around Ohio brought on by the season’s extreme winter weather.
A state legislative committee has approved a bill that would let Ohio hunters use firearms silencers, sending the measure to the full Ohio House.
A central Ohio instructor who accidentally shot an adult student in the arm during a concealed-carry firearms class has been charged with misdemeanor negligent assault.
A lawyer has pleaded guilty to a single count of tax evasion after authorities decided not to retry him following a hung jury last year on more serious charges related to alleged Ohio pill mills.
Republican Gov. John Kasich’s budget update bill comes out today, and it could include a tax hike to pay for a tax cut.