WOSU News Archives For: November 24, 2003

Post Michigan game score: 43 arrests, 17 summonses

12:00AM
November
24, 2003

Columbus police say they were prepared for riots but Ohio State’s loss to Michigan coupled with Buckeye fans’ decision to behave themselves made for a relatively quiet weekend. Sergeant Brent Mull says officers arrested 43 people and issued 17 summonses in the area surrounding the Ohio State campus Friday night and early Saturday.

Columbus continues to see rise in syphilis cases

12:00AM
November
24, 2003

After a decade long decline, the rate of syphilis has climbed for the second straight year. The Centers for Disease Control reports the rate of syphilis climbed 9% last year. The city of Columbus is seeing some of the steepest increases in the nation.