WOSU News Archives For: December 14, 2010

County Commissioners Outsource Jail Nurses

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December
14, 2010

Come February, inmates in the Franklin County Jail will receive nursing care through a private company. Franklin County Commissioners Tuesday outsourced the jail’s nursing staff. WOSU reports the move is designed to help the county balance its budget.

Sewer Service Transfer To City of Columbus Makes Path for Casino Annexation

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December
14, 2010

Franklin County Commissioners passed a resolution that will get clean water to neighborhoods in so-called “pockets of pollution.” But WOSU reports the agreement comes on the heels of a fall out between the City of Columbus and the West Side casino developers giving the city an advantage in the annexation debate.

Shooting Outside Dublin Financial Services Building

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December
14, 2010

Police in Dublin say a man has been hospitalized and a woman arrested after a shooting outside a financial services building.

Local Experts Comment On Health Care Court Ruling

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December
14, 2010

The White House says it disagrees with a Virginia judge’s ruling declaring a key provision of President Barack Obama’s health care law unconstitutional. But Ohio’s incoming attorney general says he thinks the ruling is the correct one.

Central Ohio – Rivers Run Through It

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12:00AM
December 14, 2010

Columbus and other cities around Central Ohio are trying to reintroduce their residents to the rivers that run through them. Gahanna has its Creekside development; Columbus soon will have the Scioto Mile. Local Historian and WOSU Commentator Ed Lentz shares the stories of the Columbus Rivers.