WOSU News Archives For: December 30, 2011

Congressman Steve Austria Drops Re-Election Bid

Steve Austria
Rep. Steve Austria will not seek re-election.
3:20PM
December
30, 2011

A Republican Ohio congressman headed for a tough primary as a result of newly drawn districts has told his rival he will not seek re-election.

Ohio “Personhood” Amendment Clears Hurdle

Mike DeWine
Attorney General Mike De Wine has certified the petition for a proposed "personhood" amendment.
11:12AM
December 30, 2011

Ohio’s attorney general has cleared an anti-abortion group to continue with its effort to amend the Ohio Constitution to declare that life begins when a human egg is fertilized.

Landlord Charged With Renting “Uninhabitable” Home

9:52AM
December
30, 2011

The owner of the Franklinton home where three people died on Christmas Eve has been hit with code violations for another property.

How Will You Ring In 2012?

6:00AM
December
30, 2011

Saturday is New Year’s Eve. How will you ring out 2011 and ring in 2012?