Four people are dead in two separate accidents in Central Ohio. In Pataskala, investigators say a head-on collision on East Broad took three lives. One vehicle crossed the center line. Early this morning, the driver of a pick-up truck was killed when he slammed into a tree in a residential area south of Route 104 [...]
WOSU News Archives For: June 16, 2009
An animal rights group that wants to turn the Ohio Statehouse grounds into a pig farm won’t be allowed to do that this week. Ohio Public Radio’s Jo Ingles reports the application by the group to Statehouse management was denied on a technicality.
Ohio’s Inspector General has determined a state employee mishandled payments directed to the agency he worked for. And the report shows the agency itself could use some improvements in the way it processes payments. Ohio Public Radio’s Jo Ingles reports
There was more bad news about Ohio’s floundering racetrack industry today at a meeting of the Ohio Racing Commission. Officials tried to use the bad news as a sales pitch for their proposal to allow slot machines at the tracks. Statehouse correspondent Bill Cohen reports.