WOSU News Archives For: February 2, 2012

Tressel Taking Administrative Job At Akron

Jim Tressel
Jim Tressel admitted that he knew of allegations of players trading memorabilia for cash and tattoos at least eight months before the rules violations became public. He resigned in May.
10:45AM
February
2, 2012

Former Ohio State football coach Jim Tressel is going back to school – in a newly created position at the University of Akron.

“Right To Work” Amendment Clears Another Hurdle

8:51AM
February
2, 2012

Backers want to put a measure before voters to let more Ohioans opt out of labor unions.

Steubenville Awaits Governor Kasich’s Address

Steubenville Iron Bridge
Barges loaded with coal make their way under the Iron Bridge linking downtown Steubenville with West Virginia
7:35AM
February
2, 2012

Ohio Governor John Kasich next week takes his State of the State address on the road. The Governor will travel to Steubenville to honor the state’s top performing elementary school, report on his first year in office, and give his blueprint for the remainder of his term. But, the city is most interested in his jobs message.

Do You Think Ohio Should Raise Its Speed Limit to 70 MPH?

6:00AM
February
2, 2012

Ohio lawmakers are considering raising the state’s speed limit from 65 miles-per-hour to 70 miles-per-hour. What do you think? Good idea?