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: August 17, 2011
Governor John Kasich and other fellow republicans want to reach an agreement with labor unions on Senate Bill 5 which would call off a fall referendum.
A children’s advocacy group says poverty stalks more Ohio youngsters. Between 2000 and 2009, the Annie E.Casey foundation reports a 38 percent rise in the number of children whose families have incomes at or below the federal poverty line.
President Barack Obama reportedly next month will propose a plan to spur the economy. What should be in it? Tax cuts? Incentives for business? Should the president even offer a stimulus plan?