WOSU News Archives For: January 29, 2007

EPA wants to control pollutants in everyday toiletries

12:00AM
January
29, 2007

The Ohio EPA is considering doing something that’s only been done in one other state’s cracking down on the amount of air pollutants in hair spray, deodorant, furniture polish and other consumer products.

Pair of Former Columbus City Employees Are Sentenced

12:00AM
January
29, 2007

The former Director of the Recreation and Parks Department and an employee get mostly probation after paying restitution.

Stray Cats and Dogs Overwhelm Ohio Shelters

12:00AM
January
29, 2007

Experts say the number of stray cats and dogs in Central Ohio is overwhelming. There are no exact figures but stray cats outnumber dogs – as many as a million cats may roam the streets and alleys. The agencies who take in strays are overwhelmed themselves.