WOSU News Archives For: August 2, 2007

Officials break ground on new Clippers stadium

12:00AM
August
2, 2007

Politicians and Columbus city officials broke ground today at the future home of the Columbus Clippers. Huntington Park is slated to open for the 2009 season and will replace Cooper Stadium.

Strickland Looks to Establish Statewide University System

12:00AM
August
2, 2007

Governor Strickland today asked Board of Regents Chancellor Eric Fingerhut to set up a collaboration among public colleges and universities in Ohio.

Alien fish bully Lake Erie bass

Round gobies, introduced to Lake Erie in 1993, compete with young smallmouth bass.
12:00AM
August 2, 2007

With millions of tons of cargo moving among the Great Lakes each season, it’s easy for certain small passengers to go unnoticed. One of those was the round goby, a small bug-eyed fish from Eurasia that now swarms the shallow waters of Lake Erie. An ongoing study, based at Ohio State University’s Stone Lab on Gibraltar Island, documents how the gobies jockey for a position in the lake’s changing ecosystem.