WOSU News Archives For: May 22, 2009

7th Swine Flu Case in Franklin County

12:00AM
May
22, 2009

Health officials in Franklin County say there’s been a seventh person confirmed as having swine flu.

Ohio’s Jobless Rate Tops 10%.

12:00AM
May
22, 2009

Ohio has an unemployment rate of more than 10 %, for the first time in more than 25 years. The Ohio Department of Job and Family Services announced Friday that the state jobless rate for April was 10.2%, up from 9.7% in March.

Not So Hot Ticket – Recession Hurts Memorial Ticket Sales

12:00AM
May
22, 2009

A few years ago, it was nearly impossible to get a ticket to the Memorial Golf Tournament unless you knew someone. Now, Jack Nicklaus’s tournament is offering incentives to get the general public to buy passes. Insiders blame the bad economy.