WOSU News Archives For: August 5, 2008

Odds Are Casino Plan Will Be on Ballot

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12:00AM
August 5, 2008

The odds are good that Ohioans will be voting in November on yet another plan to legalize casino gambling.

Sick Leave Proposal Likely Ballot Issue

12:00AM
August
5, 2008

Ohio voters might soon be deciding on whether to approve a plan that would require many businesses in the state to give their employees seven paid sick days a year.

Ohio State Professors Isolate Source Of Natural Methane

12:00AM
August
5, 2008

After years of effort, Ohio State Professors Michael Chan and Joseph Krycki have developed a picture of a unique protein. It’s found in microbes that are common in many environments around the world, and it’s responsible for most of the natural production of the greenhouse gas methane.

Ohio Launches Keno To Help Erase Red Ink.

12:00AM
August
5, 2008

Its Day Two for the new Ohio Lottery game – KENO. Governor Ted Strickland pushed the state lottery commission to add the game, so schools could collect an extra $73,000,000 every year in lottery profits. Nearly a thousand bars, restaurants, and bowling alleys are now offering the game across Ohio.