A combination of stagnant funding and changing technology is putting pressure on a decades old service for Central Ohio’s blind community. VOICEcorps is searching for ways to maintain services for the visually impaired.
WOSU News Archives For: February 17, 2010
The front runner for the Republican nomination for a U.S. Senate seat from Ohio, Rob Portman, now appears to have a clear shot for the nomination. That’s because a little known GOP challenger is about to drop out.
Foreclosure filings in Ohio have edged upward to a new record high for the state. From our statehouse news bureau, Bill Cohen has details.
Millions of dollars are at stake, as hundreds of thousands of jobless Ohioans wait to see whether Congress votes to extend unemployment compensation benefits. The deadline is February 27th. In an interview with Ohio Public Radio’s Bill Cohen, Bruce Madson of the Ohio Department of Job and Family Services, explains what the fall-out would be, if congress fails to vote an extension.
Some lingering snow showers will greet morning commuters today. But, poor driving conditions in rural areas and city sidewalks piled with snow will force another round of school delays and closings today. Click MORE icon to see list of closures and delays.