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: July 12, 2010
Grand Lake St. Marys in western Ohio is the state’s largest inland lake. It’s a state park that for years has been a popular tourist destination. But farm runoff has polluted the waters. Now there’s an algae bloom that’s the worst in the lake’s history. Tourism is drying up and some local people are irritated by what they believe is inaction by state officials.
The World Cup is over, Spain wins. Now, the Columbus Crew works to boost its attendance, especially among Hispanic groups.
Last month, Metro Early College High School graduated its first class of seniors. The unconventional high school, that tailors its curriculum around science and math, will start its fifth year in the fall. WOSU reports many of the county’s school districts continue to eagerly send students to the alternative school, but a few have opted out of the program.