The largest infrastructure project in Akron’s history is turning into a job-training program that local officials hope will help close the skills gap.
WOSU News Archives For: March 10, 2011
The body of a missing Central Ohio man has been found in Alabama. David Cupps was on a business trip to Mississippi when he disappeared.
Georgia authorities have identified a body found Wedensday as a missing Bellefontaine woman.
Improved drilling technology and a spike in crude oil prices is driving a mini-oil boom in an area of Eastern Ohio. The region sits atop a geology formation known as Utica shale. Oil and natural gas companies seek new leases from land owners in a bid to capture potential riches.
Studies have shown that one-third of Ohio college graduates leave the state within 3 years of graduation. Leaders have tried many things to stop the so-called brain-drain. WOSU Commentator Gail Martineau says the way to keep young people in Ohio – is to give them a job.