Columbus is host to the National Hockey League All Star game this week-end. The NHL showcase will bring thousands fans and visitors to the city as well as international media attention.
WOSU News Archives For: July 28, 2011
Ohio members of Congress are deciding how to vote on Speaker John Boehner’s plan to raise the nation’s debt ceiling. A Central Ohio freshman Congressman plans to vote “yes” on the measure.
Several polls show Mitt Romney is currently the front-runner for the Republican presidential nomination. He made his first campaign stop in Ohio on Wednesday. The setting: a factory in Pataskala, east of Columbus. Statehouse correspondent Bill Cohen files this report.
The U.S. Postal Service is looking to close as many as 3,7000 branches around the country to make up for revenue lost mainly to the free Internet. The post office in the once-thriving village of Magnetic Springs in Union County, famously known for its healing waters, is on the possible closure list.