WOSU News Archives For: February 27, 2007

Lack of Funding Closes Native American Center

12:00AM
February
27, 2007

A center in Columbus that provides food, clothing and health services to Native Americans is closed for financial reasons. And the executive director is not sure when the center will have enough money to reopen.

Ohio Attorney General Targets Predatory Lenders

12:00AM
February
27, 2007

Ohio Attorney General Marc Dann says he wants to pressure loan companies and mortgage brokers who prey on home buyers with bad credit or low incomes.

20-Time DUI Offender Sentenced

12:00AM
February
27, 2007

A man with a criminal record of 20convictions of driving under the influence was sentenced in Akron Tuesday to 16.5 years in prison.

Obama gathers support, campaign cash in Ohio

12:00AM
February
27, 2007

Democratic presidential contender Barack Obama finished an early campaign swing through politically pivotal Ohio with a rally that had the energy of election eve.