WOSU News Archives For: June 19, 2008

Challenge Possible of Plans to Draw Blood from Repeat Drunken Drivers

12:00AM
June
19, 2008

Later this year, police in Ohio might have the power to forcibly take blood from suspected repeat drunk drivers.

Attorney General Rejects Ballot Wording from Payday Lenders

12:00AM
June
19, 2008

Ohio Attorney General Nancy Rogers has rejected proposed language for a ballot issue to repeal the state’s tough new regulations on payday lenders.

City Bond Package Would Pay for Basics

12:00AM
June
19, 2008

Columbus voters now know exactly how the city plans to spend almost $1.7 billion it wants to borrow. The list of projects is not too fancy.

As Gas Prices Soar, Some Commuters Turn to the Bus

12:00AM
June
19, 2008

An official with the Central Ohio Transit Authority says high gasoline prices are causing more people to ride the bus.