WOSU News Archives For: November 21, 2011

Governor Kasich: Ban Exotic Wild Animal Auctions

COLUMBUS ZOO EXOTIC RESCUE
One of three panthers rescued by the Zoo from a ranch in Zanesville.
10:58AM
November 21, 2011

Gov. John Kasich spoke of the ideas last month to a working group studying ways to change the state’s laws on exotic animals.

Ohio Trails Only Kentucky In Smoking Rate

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The report says 26 percent of Ohioans reported smoking cigarettes this year.
8:56AM
November
21, 2011

A new report says Ohio tied five other states for the nation’s second-highest smoking rate.

OSU To Roll Out New Student Safety Plan

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Police have issued crime alerts after six recent robberies in and around the OSU campus.
7:43AM
November
21, 2011

The plan set to be unveiled this week follows at least six near-campus robberies in as many weeks.

Does OSU Do Enough To Keep Students Safe?

7:25AM
November
21, 2011

A new student safety plan follows a rash of robberies in the OSU campus area.

City Court Helps Struggling Veterans

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The Ohio Department of Public Safety recently gave the Mansfield Veterans Court a $35,000 grant to expand services.
6:24AM
November
21, 2011

The city of Mansfield says a city court specifically for veterans is helping many reenter society and be productive citizens.