With harsh cold and snow forecast for much of the state in the next few days, officials in Ohio’s Department of Aging are urging precautions for older people who could be at increased risk of weather-related problems.
WOSU News Archives For: January 15, 2008
A North Carolina prosecutor says an autopsy has left unanswered the question of whether a pregnant Marine from Ohio gave birth before she was killed. But the coroner for the Camp Lejeune area says they have determined that the death of Lance Corporal Maria Lauterbach was from a head injury. Authorities are looking for Marine Corporal Cesar Laurean, a suspect in the death of Lauterbach. They are using billboards as part of an effort to locate Laurean.
Ohio’s top elections official says leaders of Ohio’s Republican party are trying to inject politics into the voting process by holding secret meetings with republican county election officials.
In 2003, millions of Americans – including hundreds of thousands of Ohioans – put their names on the national “Do not call” list so they wouldn’t be bothered by phone calls from telemarketers. What some people didn’t realize was that signing the list stops the calls only for five years. That’s why there’s a question over over what to do now.
The political leanings of Michigan voters will be revealed later today as ballots are counted for the state’s Presidential primary. But, the Michigan vote may also present a preview of Ohio’s picks for the Presidency.