WOSU News Archives For: June 28, 2006

Honda Chooses Indiana Over Ohio

12:00AM
June
28, 2006

Honda of America says it will build a new $550,000,000 auto assembly plant in southeast Indiana. Company executives traveled to Greensburg, Indiana today to make the announcement. Indiana was chosen over other sites being considered, including two sites in Ohio.

Strike At Franklin County Agency Enters Third Week

12:00AM
June
28, 2006

Employees remain out on strike today at the Franklin County Child Enforcement Agency. Members of Teamsters Local 284 say they need larger annual raises and lower health care premiums, while county officials say their proposal of 2 percent annual pay increases and additional health care premiums is reasonable. But there also appears to be a difference in opinion on how the strike is affecting productivity at the county agency.