WOSU News Archives For: March 22, 2012

President Obama Touts “All Of The Above” Energy Plan At OSU

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8:40PM
March
22, 2012

President Obama ended his four-state energy tour at Ohio State late Thursday afternoon. WOSU reports Mr. Obama touted an “all of the above” energy plan.

Developers To Make Bid For Fifth Ohio Casino

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10:47AM
March
22, 2012

Tow men who’ve made three unsuccessful bids at legalizing gambling say they’re starting a ballot effort for a casino in the Youngstown area.

Lawsuit Claims Salt Companies Bilked Ohio Out Of $50 Million

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Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine says Cargill and Morton Salt colluded to increase the price Ohio paid for road salt.
8:03AM
March 22, 2012

Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine says Cargill and Morton Salt conspired to inflate salt prices.

Cleveland Schools Plan Gets Praise of Lawmakers, Scorn Of Teachers

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From left: Cleveland schools CEO Eric Gordon, State Sen. Peggy Lehner (R-Kettering), Sen. Nina Turner (D-Cleveland), Cleveland Mayor Frank Jackson, Rep. Ron Amstutz (R-Wooster) and Rep. Sandra Williams (D-Cleveland) speak at an event to support the Cleveland schools plan.
7:55AM
March
22, 2012

Lawmakers say giving the district more control of staffing decisions will put more focus on students. Some teachers call the changes a back-door way to install the changes of Senate Bill 5.

What’s Surprised You Most About The NCAA Tournament?

7:25AM
March
22, 2012

What’s shocked you the most: four Ohio schools making it to the Sweet 16, number-two seeds Duke and Missouri losing their first game, or something else?

President Obama To Visit Ohio State About Energy Plan

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5:00AM
March
22, 2012

In the last stop of a four-state stop, President Obama on Thursday will visit Ohio State University, where he’s expected to talk about his energy policy.