Ohio is celebrating its 212th birthday with special events at the Ohio Statehouse in Columbus.
WOSU News Archives For: December 6, 2007
It’s been more than 25 years since a new hospital has opened in the Columbus area. That will change next month when Dublin Methodist Hospital begins to accept patients. The new facility is designed to reduce errors and speed treatment.
During these dark winter days, Ohio Governor Strickland is thinking about summer. His office is launching a new program, Feed Ohio, to boost summer food services for children during the summer.
A fairly new Ohio law, aimed at stopping so-called “pay-to-play politics,” has been struck down as unconstitutional by a judge. As statehouse correspondent Bill Cohen reports, the ruling is not based on the substance of the law but on the way it was passed and paperwork was filed.
The two Cleveland-area developers who want to construct Ohio’s only legal gambling casino in Wilmington have just encountered their first hurdle. They’re being told – if they want to put their full plan onto the ballot, it may take more than one ballot issue.