WOSU News Archives For: June 13, 2012

Bill Would Ease Way For Many Of Ohio’s Ex-Inmates

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Bill would make it easier for prisoners to reenter the workforce.
11:42AM
June
13, 2012

Ohio would more readily welcome ex-inmates back into the workforce under a bill poised for passage in the state legislature.

DOE Announces $350 Million Uranium Enrichment Project in Piketon

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The U.S. Department of Energy will ensure cost-shared funding in a deal with USEC Inc. for the American Centrifuge Plant in Piketon.
10:34AM
June 13, 2012

The Department of Energy is backing the project at the American Centrifuge Plant near Chillicothe “to move critical research forward while protecting taxpayer dollars.”

Future Unclear For Muskingum Watershed

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With only the southern half seen here, the Muskingum Watershed Conservancy District is by far the largest contained watershed in Ohio.
8:01AM
June
13, 2012

Environmentalists are pleased that managers of the Muskingum Watershed Conservancy District have halted water sales to oil and natural gas drilling companies. But that could mean lost revenue and jobs.

Trial Date Set For Alleged Chardon Shooter

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Police say 17-year-old T.J. has admitted to shooting and killing three students inside Chardon High School in February.
7:46AM
June
13, 2012

The trial for 17-year-old T.J. Lane is scheduled to begin August 14 in Geauga County.