WOSU News Archives For: April 19, 2004

COSI annouces deep cuts, reduced hours

12:00AM
April
19, 2004

The head of COSI announced deep cuts in the wake of voters rejection of an operating levy. COSI president Kathryn Sullivan says COSI will eliminate 67 positions – cutting the science museum’s staff by 36%. The museum will close Mondays and Tuesdays starting June 21st. Click the Listen icon to hear Howard Ornstein’s interview with Kathryn Sullivan.

Women farmers grow in number

12:00AM
April
19, 2004

The latest census data from the agriculture Department shows more than 236,000 women were managing farms in the U-S in 2002 — up 13% from 1997. That works out to about one in every ten farms.