WOSU News Archives For: October 16, 2003

New poster campaign seeks information on fatal arson

12:00AM
October
16, 2003

Six months after an arson killed five college students near the Ohio State University campus, the arsonist remains at large. University officials and police have announced a new poster campaign for information in the case.

Columbus city workers insurance costs far below average

12:00AM
October
16, 2003

As the City of Columbus copes with falling tax revenues and a rising budget defecit, employees continue to contribute little for their benefits. The amount of money Columbus employees pay each month for health insurance is far below the national average.

OSU researchers helping develop faster electronics

12:00AM
October
16, 2003

Do you want your cell phone battery to last longer? Researchers say they are on track to make that happen. Engineers at Ohio State University have helped designed a new kind of diode that can transmit more electricity than any other of its kind. The new diode could create faster, more efficient electronics.