Veteran journalist Carl Hoffman believes he’s solved one of the great mysteries of the 20th century. In 1961 at the age of 23, Michael Rockefeller – son of New York Governor Nelson Rockefeller and a member of one of the richest and most powerful families in America ¬– travelled to remote New Guinea in search of primitive art for his father’s new museum.
WOSU News Archives For: July 6, 2012
Three Licking County residents were found dead in their homes this week from heat related illnesses.
American Electric Power says no cost estimate for repairs is yet available. Four years ago, the bill to restore power after winds from Hurricane Ike blew through totaled more than $41 million. AEP was allowed to recover $28 million of those costs through delayed rate increases.
About 89,000 American Electric Power customers are still in the dark a week after heavy storms hit Ohio.
Speaking to audiences in northern Ohio, President Obama touted his record on jobs and the economy while criticizing policies he said Mitt Romney would implement if elected to the White House.
Just as storm clean-up wanes, Ohio’s disaster response teams Friday will turn to drought preparedness. Despite scattered showers during the last few days, parts of Ohio remain too dry and a string of days with 90-degree plus temperatures are sapping soil moisture.