WOSU News Archives For June 2005

Several Weeks Needed to Recover from Strike at Franklin County Children Services

12:00AM
June
6, 2005

Several weeks will be needed to reccover from a nearly three week long strike at Franklin County Children Services, according to Executive Director John Saros.

Farmers try to keep up with technology advances

12:00AM
June
6, 2005

Technology advances have always been a part of farming; after all, the industry has moved from horses and oxen to tractors and combines. But in recent years, technology that once seemed unimaginable is appearing even on small farms.

FCCS workers approve contract, set to return to work Monday

12:00AM
June
3, 2005

Striking union workers at Franklin County Children’s Services overwhelmingly approved a new three year contract, ending their two week old strike.

Columbus Arts Festival Showcases National Talent

12:00AM
June
3, 2005

The Columbus Arts Festival features a collection of folk artists, some musicians, and makeshift galleries.

Negotiations Continue for FCCS

12:00AM
June
1, 2005

Negotiators for Franklin County Children Services and the Professionals Guild of Ohio returned to the bargaining table today in hopes of ending a two week-old strike against the agency. But, while talks resume, caseworkers will stay on the picket line. WOSU’s Tom Borgerding reports.