WOSU News Archives For: January 24, 2006

Columbus Police cracking down on panhandlers

12:00AM
January
24, 2006

Signs posted in downtown Columbus urge people to not give money to panhandlers. Now the Columbus Police Department is doing the same.

Franklin County Prosecutor Stays in AG Race

12:00AM
January
24, 2006

Betty Montgomery’s decision to drop out of the race for governor came as a surprise to Franklin County prosecutor Ron O’Brien, who just recently announced his bid for the GOP nod for Attorney General. WOSU’s Steve Brown reports.

New Center May Help Detect Terrorist Activity in Ohio

12:00AM
January
24, 2006

The state public safety department says a new center is designed to help prevent terrorist attacks in Ohio. The center, unveiled today in Columbus, will be operated by Ohio’s Homeland Security Agency.

Montgomery Decides to Drop Bid for Governor

12:00AM
January
24, 2006

One of the three big-name Republicans in the race for Ohio governor is poised today to drop out of the race. State Auditor Betty Montgomery has planned two events to make that announcement.