WOSU News Archives For: October 19, 2006

Ross County Escapee John Parsons Recaptured

Ross County Sheriff Ronald Nichols announcing the arrest of accused killer John Parsons
12:00AM
October 19, 2006

A man accused of killing of a Chillicothe police officer is back in custody after escaping from the county jail nearly three months ago

DeWine pulls ads attacking Brown on taxes

12:00AM
October
19, 2006

Television stations throughout Ohio are pulling an ad for Republican Senator Mike DeWine that accuse his opponent, Democratic Congressman Sherrod Brown, of failing to pay taxes.

Race for Ohio Secretary of State is Civil

12:00AM
October
19, 2006

Thursday’s debate between the democratic and republican candidates for Ohio Secretary of State was much different from contentious encounters between candidates for governor and the U.S. Senate.

Columbus Police Fear The City Becoming Major Drug Hub

12:00AM
October
19, 2006

In the past 18 months the Columbus Division of Police has made millions of dollars worth of seizures in narcotics and drug money. And authorities worry the city is becoming a major drug distribution site.

Strickland Faces Ballot Challenge

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12:00AM
October 19, 2006

A complaint filed with the Columbiana County Board of Elections could have a major impact on the fall vote – namely, the leading candidate in the race for governor could be disqualified by, of all people, his opponent.