WOSU News Archives For: February 13, 2012

Westland Students,Teachers OK After Mystery Airborne Irritant

school crossing
Westland High School was evacuated Monday morning after a mysterious odor sickened more than a dozen teachers and students. The Prairie Township Fire Department is still investigating the source of the irritant.
4:59PM
February
13, 2012

Classes are expected to resume Tuesday at Westland High School after the school was evacuated this morning following a mysterious odor that sickened multiple students and teachers.

Ohio Moves To Create Second Land-Grant College

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Proposal at the Ohio Statehouse would make Central State University a Land-grant college.
2:44PM
February 13, 2012

A proposal being prepared in the Ohio Senate would convey potentially lucrative land-grant status on a second Ohio university, the historically black Central State University.

AEP Brings Gas-Powered Plant Online

AEP Building
American Electric Power's corporate headquarters in downtown Columbus.
8:24AM
February
13, 2012

The plant uses natural gas instead of coal to make electricity.

Would You Support Defense Cuts That Close Ohio Bases?

6:00AM
February
13, 2012

President Obama releases his budget this week. The defense department faces as much as a one trillion dollar cut. Do you support defense cuts even if it means the closing of Ohio bases?