95 percent of ancient Ohio was forested. But centuries ago there were also small regions of prairie. Tall grasses and wildflowers were part of the prairie ecology and so were bison. Researchers near Columbus are trying to reestablish a prairie / bison ecosystem.
WOSU News Archives For: July 22, 2010
Columbus School Board Members approved a new contract Thursday calling for pay raises for Schools Superintendent Gene Harris that would make her the third highest paid Ohio schools superintendent. One board member though disagreed with the decision.
A rash of teen versus teen shootings in Columbus this year raises concern among some city leaders about how to stop the violence.
A Columbus follower of the Tea Party is defending the movement from charges that the group tolerates racist behavior. The NAACP’s charge against the Tea Party comes as the civil rights organization is taking heat of its own for supporting the resignation of a federal official for alleged racial comments.