95 percent of ancient Ohio was forested. But centuries ago there were also small regions of prairie. Tall grasses and wildflowers were part of the prairie ecology and so were bison. Researchers near Columbus are trying to reestablish a prairie / bison ecosystem.
WOSU News Archives For: May 3, 2012
The Ohio Senate has passed a bill that aims to keep cellphones, iPads or other electronic devices out of the hands of teen drivers when they are behind the wheel.
Five men suspected of plotting to blow up a Cleveland-area bridge have been indicted on three counts each, including a new charge of attempted use of a weapon of mass destruction to destroy property in interstate commerce.
Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine says the U.S. Marshals Service and investigators from his office found more than $981,650 in cash and birth certificates belonging to the fugitive known as Bobby Thompson.
A Cleveland city official says a decision not to renew an Occupy protesters’ permit was already in the works when five members were charged in a bridge bombing plot.
A judge in northeast Ohio says a teenage boy charged in a school shooting is mentally competent to stand trial in the deaths of three students.