WOSU News Archives For: April 21, 2009

Eight Ohio Counties Have Jobless Rates Over 15%

April 21, 2009

Ohio’s official unemployment rate now stands at 9.7 per cent, the highest in about 25 years. But a new breakdown shows many Ohio counties with an even bleaker jobs picture. Statehouse correspondent Bill Cohen reports.

Blue Jackets Battle Detroit Red Wings In First Home Game Of the Playoffs

21, 2009

For the first time, Nationwide Area tonight will host an NHL playoff game. The Blue Jackets and Detroit Red Wings play game 3 of their best of seven series. The Red Wings lead 2 games to none, but Jackets fans hope the home ice advantage. WOSU’s Sadie Taylor has the story.