WOSU News Archives For: July 9, 2012

Police Identify Bystander Shot By Officers, Offer Apology

Columbus Police say the woman was shot near the intersection of Neil Ave. and Spruce St. early Saturday.
9, 2012

Columbus Police say they have apologized to 29-year-old Heather Garrett, but they call her accidental shooting “a cost of doing business.”

New DNA Evidence Won’t Mean New Charges For Logan County Murders

Logan County's prosecutor says constitutional issues may prevent charging 72-year-old Terry Lowe of Lima again.
9, 2012

Prosecutors say newly-examined evidence links a Lima man to the scene of a 1986 double murder. But constitutional issues will likely block new charges.

Road Trip: Zane’s Trace

Downtown Somerset sits on the historic Zane's Trace.
9, 2012

Every week during this travel season, we’ll take you to an interesting but often-overlooked part of Ohio. This week we’re headed to the town of Somerset to explore one of Ohio’s first roads.

OSU Professor Explains “The God Particle”

Richard Hughes (right) has been part of the Compact Muon Solenoid experiment.
July 9, 2012

Ohio State University physicist Richard Hughes is one of the key members of the team that thinks it’s discovered the elusive Higgs boson, considered by many physicists to be a key building block of the universe.