WOSU News Archives For: March 14, 2012

Judge Accepts Scotts Miracle-Gro Guilty Plea

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March 14, 2012

A judge has accepted a guilty plea by Marysville lawn and garden company Scotts Miracle-Gro to violating federal pesticides law

Man Stabs Four In Downtown Columbus College, Shot By Police

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A detective investigates a stabbing scene at 150 E. Gay St.
March 14, 2012

Columbus Police are still trying to find out what caused a man to enter a downtown office building and allegedly stab four people Wednesday afternoon before police shot him.

Safe Rental Housing Out Of Reach For Many Ohioans

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Study says Ohio rents remain out of reach for many.
March 14, 2012

A new report says safe rental housing in Ohio is cheaper than the national average, but still out of reach for some low-income workers.

Two Natural Gas Plants Coming To Eastern Ohio

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Natural gas processing plants will be built in eastern Ohio.
March 14, 2012

Three natural gas companies are investing $900 million on a natural gas processing plant and another plant natural gas liquids such as propane.

Commentary: Higher Education Is A Choice, Not A Right

OSU students rally on the oval.
14, 2012

Recently Ohio State University students and others held an occupy Wall Street type protest on the Oval. WOSU Commentator Stacia Kock says the “Occupy the Oval” anger was a little misplaced.

What Are Your Final Four Picks?

14, 2012

Which teams do you think will make it to the final rounds in New Orleans and Denver?

Ohio Organics Could Grow With EU Agreement

Heidi's Homemade Organic Dog Treats (2)
Organic dog treats ready for purchase at Heidi's Homemade, Inc.
14, 2012

Organic farming in Ohio could get a boost from a new trade agreement between the United States and European Union. The deal allows organic products to flow more freely between the overseas markets.