WOSU News Archives For: April 14, 2010

Gov. Strickland Appoints Interim Supreme Court Chief Justice

12:00AM
April
14, 2010

It’s been more than a week since the sudden death of Ohio Supreme Court Chief Justice Thomas Moyer. The governor has now appointed the Democrat who’s running for Chief Justice to take his place. But critics say putting him on the bench is a slap in the face to the man he’s replacing.

AEP To Cut Workers

12:00AM
April
14, 2010

American Electric Power said it needs to reduce its workforce in its 11-state territory. The company said it’s going with voluntary buyouts before it turns to layoffs.

Survey: Central Ohioans Want NBA Team, Dislike Sprawl, Like Small-Town Feel

12:00AM
April
14, 2010

An NBA team, more transportation options and sustainable living those are some of the desires of Central Ohioans. The Mid-Ohio Regional Planning Commission released results of an online survey Wednesday that reveals what some people want for the area’s future.

Columbus Lagging In Census Response Rates

12:00AM
April
14, 2010

Columbus is trailing behind the state and the rest of the nation in Census response rates.

Democratic Voters Will Soon Decide Contested Senate Race.

12:00AM
April
14, 2010

The leading Democratic candidates in Ohio’s May 4 U.S. Senate primary debated in Cleveland over jobs, trust and who can win the seat held for 12 years by retiring Republican George Voinovich.