WOSU News Archives For: January 28, 2009

Lawmaker Reaction is Mixed to Governor’s State of State

12:00AM
January
28, 2009

Governor Ted Strickland says he won’t raise taxes but he warns that Ohio will have to make sacrifices.

Governor Wants to Reinvent Education in Ohio

12:00AM
January
28, 2009

Gov. Ted Strickland is proposing a dramatic reinvention of Ohio’s public schools, from classroom learning to teacher preparation to the way districts are funded.

Southern Ohio Battered by Ice and Snow

12:00AM
January
28, 2009

South-central and south-eastern Ohio have been hard hit by ice from this week’s snowstorm which has caused widespread power outages.

Short North Residents Brave Snow and Ice

12:00AM
January
28, 2009

While the snow and ice kept many people inside Wednesday some people were determined to get to work.

Ice Bends Trees And Power Lines, Forces School Closures

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12:00AM
January 28, 2009

More winter weather with additional snow and ice accumulations is in store for Ohio today. The storm has forced closure of Ohio State University Columbus, Marion and Mansfield campuses, North Central State College, and the Med Central College of Nursing are all closed.

New Adoption Law Will Help Foster Parents and Pregnant Moms

12:00AM
January
28, 2009

A new state law aims to make adoption easier in the state of Ohio. The legislation makes it easier for foster parents to adopt and could lessen burdens on mothers who choose to give up their babies for adoption.