WOSU News Archives For: January 11, 2006

OSU Conference Encourages Ohio Farmers to Sell Locally

12:00AM
January
11, 2006

Local sales of Ohio-grown commodities are steadily increasing. The popularity of farmers’ markets and research by Ohio State suggest that people are eager for organic and locally raised produce. The staff members at O-S-U’s College of Food, Agriculture and Environmental Sciences say they want to help Ohio farmers tap into this expanding market. WOSU’s Sam Hendren prepared this report

Missing girl returns home

12:00AM
January
11, 2006

A developmentally disabled woman is home today after being missing for 5 days. The disappearance prompted the firing of two county-contracted caregivers for what officials call inappropriate activities.

IRS Suspects Wide-Spread Tax Fraud in Ohio

12:00AM
January
11, 2006

An Internal Revenue Service watchdog says hundreds of thousands of tax refunds for low-income taxpayers have been frozen.