WOSU News Archives For: January 31, 2008

Death Knell for Columbus Symphony Orchestra?

12:00AM
January
31, 2008

Reaction to budget cuts at the Columbus Symphony Orchestra has been mixed. Some have expressed shock, others think it’s time the orchestra faced economic reality. At the moment it seems reconciliation between the symphony board and orchestra musicians is as wide as a chasm.

OSU taking steps to keep sophomores on campus

12:00AM
January
31, 2008

Right now Ohio State University only requires freshmen to live in campus dorms. OSU officials Thursday took a step towards requiring sophomore students to live on campus. They discussed a four-year $195 million project to improve and expand housing on campus.

OhioTraffic Cameras Will Stay

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12:00AM
January 31, 2008

In a unanimous decision today, the Ohio Supreme Court ruled the use of red-light cameras to ticket motorists does not violate the state’s constitution.

Ohio’s Primary Gaining Importance

12:00AM
January
31, 2008

The field of presidential candidates is thinning. Political scientist John Green says that may make Ohio’s primary more important, not less.

Governor’s Budget Fix Hits State Workers

12:00AM
January
31, 2008

State employees may feel the brunt of Governor Strickland’s plan to plug Ohio’s budget shortfall.

Strickland Cuts State Budget

12:00AM
January
31, 2008

Ohio Governor Ted Strickland is calling for more than 700 million dollars worth of cuts to the state’s budget.