WOSU News Archives For: January 11, 2012

Ohio State President Gordon Gee Laments Scandal Headlines

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Ohio State University President E. Gordon Gee
2:21PM
January 11, 2012

The president of Ohio State University calls the attention generated by football team scandals a monumental shame for overshadowing the university’s accomplishments.

Police Say Marysville Church Fire Started By Former Member

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30-year-old Stephen Beightler remains in jail on charges of arson and receiving stolen property.
1:02PM
January 11, 2012

It’s still unclear why Stephen Beightler drove from his current home of Philadelphia back to his home town.

Ohio Adding Incentives For Medicaid Providers

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Ohio wants to increase Medicaid payments to doctors with good track records.
10:27AM
January
11, 2012

The state plans to pay more to Medicaid providers with a track record to keeping patients healthy.

Decision on OSU Wetlands Pipeline Route Could Come Within Months

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OSU's Olentangy River Wetlands Research Park
10:08AM
January
11, 2012

The controversial plan to build a natural gas pipeline under wetlands near Ohio State University got another public hearing Tuesday night. Columbia Gas proposes the pipeline run underneath OSU’s Olentangy River Wetlands Research Park.

Franklin County Sting Nets 38 Prostitution Arrests

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The sting was led by the office's Special Investigations Unit.
9:43AM
January 11, 2012

The investigation targeted prostitutes and clients using hotels along the I-270 and Rt. 23 corridor.

“Fracking” Brings Protesters To Statehouse

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More than 100 protesters gathered outside the Statehouse Tuesday to call for a moratorium on "fracking" until the federal EPA completes an environmental impact study.
7:28AM
January
11, 2012

Environmental activists and others are renewing calls for a moratorium on the drilling practice they say contaminates water supplies.

What Three Words Decribe The NH Primary?

6:00AM
January
11, 2012

GOP primary voters in New Hampshire have spoken. What three words describe the results and state of the GOP race for President?