WOSU News Archives For: August 24, 2011

Ohio State Changing Alert System

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Police say a man attacked two women near the Ohio State University Medical Center earlier this month. He was later arrested.
1:03PM
August
24, 2011

The move comes after complaints that many people didn’t get alerts about two reported attacks.

Guns And Badges Stolen From Deputy’s Home

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A badge similar to those stolen from a Fayette county deputy's home.
12:54PM
August 24, 2011

The Fayette County Sheriff’s Office says another home was burglarized minutes earlier.

Walmart – Friend or Foe?

9:02AM
August
24, 2011

Many say Walmart hurts communities by offering prices locally-owned stores cannot compete with. Others argue Walmart has given people a chance to save money. What do you think? Is Walmart good or bad for local communities?

District Report Cards Detail Advances and Struggles

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School administrators in Cincinnati say they've helped the district turn around by targeting elementary students.
7:23AM
August
24, 2011

Cincinnati is Ohio’s only urban district rated as “effective.”