WOSU News Archives For: March 18, 2008

Columbus Symphony, musicians’ union resume labor talks

12:00AM
March
18, 2008

Leaders of the financially struggling Columbus Symphony Orchestra and their musicians’ union met this afternoon for the first time in nearly two months. Union reps walked out of their last meeting, after the board proposed cutting 22 of the symphony’s 53 full-time positions.

Ohio Truckers Squeezed By High Fuel Prices

12:00AM
March
18, 2008

Crude oil prices dropped sharply Monday but, prices for diesel fuel rose above $4.00 per gallon, making diesel fuel substantially higher than the prices for regular gasoline.