WOSU News Archives For: November 16, 2011

Natural Gas Line Fire Under Control; Rupture Felt Miles Away

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Fire from gas line explosion at the Athens and Morgan County lines.
4:00PM
November 16, 2011

Authorities say a fire from a natural gas line rupture and explosion is under control in a rural area of Southern Ohio.

Hilliard School Officials Call Drug Sweep Preventive Measure

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Hilliard schools conduct drug sweep
11:17AM
November 16, 2011

Hilliard School officials today refused to say whether anything was found during a drug sweep of six city middle and high schools Tuesday.

Ohio Moving Forward With Federal Health Care Changes

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The state is, at least for now, ignoring the passage of Issue 3 and making the changes necessary to implement federal health care mandates.
7:29AM
November 16, 2011

State leaders say, at least for now, they have to ignore the passage of Issue 3 and get ready to implement federal health care mandates.

Seven “Occupy Columbus” Protesters Arrested

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Columbus has seen isolated "occupy" protests like this one in front of the Statehouse last month.
7:16AM
November
16, 2011

The demonstrators were arrested after refusing to leave two Columbus banks.

What Columbus Needs – A Little Less Bickering

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Downtown Columbus
6:00AM
November
16, 2011

Each year, Columbus Monthly Magazine asks movers and shakers what the city needs to succeed. WOSU Commentator Andrew Miller has a few of his own ideas.