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Ohio Won’t Withhold School Funding For Those Skipping Tests

By | March 4, 2015

Ohio’s superintendent says the state won’t withhold funding to penalize schools for students opting out of standardized tests this year.

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Ohio Secretary Of State, Auditor To Testify At Statehouse

By | March 4, 2015

Two of Ohio’s statewide officeholders are making appearances at the Statehouse on the same day to support separate business and charter school proposals.

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Central Ohio To Get New 380 Area Code In Existing 614 Region

By | March 4, 2015

Central Ohioans will see a new 380 area code introduced because the available phone numbers for the existing 614 code are expected to run out next year.

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Previously: Mass Transit in Central Ohio

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Heroin Antidote Maker To Give Rebates To Ohio Agencies

By | March 4, 2015

Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine says the manufacturer of a drug overdose antidote will provide rebates for public agencies buying the drug over the next year.

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CCAD President Steps Down After Brief Tenure

By | March 3, 2015

The Columbus College of Art and Design will begin a new search to fill the president’s position. The school announced Tuesday that President Tom White was stepping down immediately.

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I-70 Westbound On East Side Open Following Accident

By | March 3, 2015

A semi-truck hauling lawn fertilizer caused westbound lanes of I-70 on the city’s east side to close for several hours this morning.

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Ohio House Clears $7 Billion Transportation Budget

By | March 3, 2015

Prospective Ohio drivers would see added training requirements and the Bureau of Motor Vehicles would be allowed to accept credit and debit cards under a state transportation budget that easily cleared the Ohio House on Tuesday.

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Man Wanted For Columbus Murder Arrested In Washington

By | March 3, 2015

A man accused of murder in Columbus was arrested Monday in Spokane by a police task force led by the U.S. Marshals Service.

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Artifact Excites Archaeologists, Raises More Questions

By Bill Rinehart | March 3, 2015

Contractors digging a trench for a fiber optic box near Cincinnati earlier this month found human remains. They also found an ornamental plate known as a gorget.

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Israeli Leader’s Scheduled Speech Splits Ohio Congress Delegation

By | March 2, 2015

Some democrats, including at least two Ohio members of Congress, plan to boycott Tuesday’s scheduled speech to a joint session of Congress by Israeli Prime Minister, Benjamin Netanyahu.