WOSU News Archives For: October 12, 2006

Study Shows Little TV Coverage of Political Campaigns

12:00AM
October
12, 2006

The month after Labor Day is traditionally known as the kickoff of election campaign season, but a new study of commercial TV stations in Ohio and four other key midwest states shows little coverage of campaigns.

Environmentalists Claim Threats to Health of Ohio Residents

12:00AM
October
12, 2006

Environmentalists say Ohio is allowing polluters to damage the health of many residents, particularly the state’s poorest and minorities.

Pryce says her campaign for re-election is flagging.

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12:00AM
October 12, 2006

Ohio Congresswoman Deborah Pryce says the Mark Foley-congressional page scandal is hurting her race for re-election.

Tornado Damages Columbus Homes

The bulldozed remains of two houses in Upper Albany West. Homes nearby received varying degrees of damage.
12:00AM
October 12, 2006

The National Weather Service confirms a tornado touched down on the far northeastern corner of the city Wednesday night. Investigators visited the Upper Albany West sub-division after reports of extensive damage. No one was hurt.