WOSU News Archives For: January 6, 2011

Ohio Museum Moves Massive Mastodon

12:00AM
January
6, 2011

For more than a decade, visitors to the Ohio Historical Society’s Columbus museum have been greeted with a stark reminder of Ohio’s prehistoric past. It’s Conway, a ten-foot tall mastodon whose been stuck in a less than flattering pose. Now museum curators are moving the massive beast – which is a three-day project

Coleman Mixed On Requests For Public Help For Blue Jackets

12:00AM
January
6, 2011

Columbus Mayor Michael Coleman says he still supports helping the Blue Jackets stay in Nationwide Arena, but he continues criticism of requests from the West-side casino developer.

Columbus’ Biggest Jobs Sector Poised To Shrink.

12:00AM
January
6, 2011

Columbus’ largest employment sector….state and local government….faces contraction as budget deficits at the statehouse and at some local school board and municipal offices force cutbacks.

Report: Moderate Job Growth In Columbus For 2011

12:00AM
January
6, 2011

A new economic snapshot shows net job growth in Central Ohio in 2011. But, a top economist likens the region’s jobs picture to a puzzle.