Consumer grade fireworks would be legal to use in Ohio under legislation that barely cleared a House committee over the objections of opponents.
WOSU News Archives For: June 17, 2009
Nuclear Power is drawing mixed reviews among residents of Southern Ohio Governor Strickland and other officials Thursday are expected to announce plans to build a nuclear power plant in Piketon. Some residents welcome the thousands of jobs the plant would create; others worry about the health risks.
Governor Ted Strickland is floating about $2 billion in spending cuts to help plug a projected $3 billion hole in the proposed new state budget. That is drawing cries of anguish from supporters of programs for the poor and elderly. Statehouse correspondent Bill Cohen has the latest.
Scientists see evidence of changing weather patterns and strong storms as proof of global climate change.