WOSU News Archives For: June 10, 2008

Angry Woman Allegedly Assaults Police Officers

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June
10, 2008

A woman was arraigned Tuesday on charges she assaulted two police officers Monday night at Columbus City Hall. The woman was part of a group planning to protest at a city council meeting the police shooting on Friday of a 31-year-old man.

Credit Unions Look to Fill In Gap if Payday Lenders Leave Ohio

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June
10, 2008

The payday lending industry is threatening to pull out of Ohio after passage of tough new regulations covering short term loans.

Ohio Approves Great Lakes Compact

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June
10, 2008

Ohio lawmakers Tuesday moved to make thestate the sixth to approve an agreement aimed at protecting the Great Lakes.

Former Ohio First Lady helps elderly woman get home painted

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June
10, 2008

When it’s time to put a fresh coat of paint on the house, many home owners say “gimme a ladder and a brush.” But for those who are elderly or low-income, keeping up a home is not quite as simple. Former Ohio first lady Hope Taft stepped in and helped a woman who was in this very predicament.