WOSU News Archives For: April 23, 2008

Ohio Supreme Court Will Decide Whether School Districts Are Responsible for Volunteer’s Actions

12:00AM
April
23, 2008

State Supreme Court justices will determine whether a school district is liable for actions by a volunteer.

Ohioans Jolted by Another Big Jump in Gas Prices

12:00AM
April
23, 2008

Ohio gasoline prices have spurted to a new record high.

Senate OK’s Energy Bill

12:00AM
April
23, 2008

The Senate has sent sweeping changes in Ohio’s electric power policy to Gov. Ted Strickland, who has promised to sign it into law.

Privatization of trash collection, racially-charged notes anger community

12:00AM
April
23, 2008

Trash Collection, something many people take for granted, has caused quite a stir in Upper Arlington. Late last year city council voted to privatize trash collection and lay off some city workers. Since then residents have circulated petitions, started Web sites and held rallies. Things escalated even further Tuesday when the newly-contracted trash company filed a complaint with police for what they call ethnic intimidation.

Findings Expected Next Week in AG Sexual Harassment Probe

12:00AM
April
23, 2008

The office of Attorney General Marc Dann says testimony is complete in its investigation into two women’s complaints of sexual harassment against their supervisor.