Foreclosures during the Great Recession added to thousands of blighted properties in Columbus. But, a state program helped fund demolition of many of those houses and apartment units.
WOSU News Archives For: August 9, 2012
Officials say there’s been a five-fold increase of cases of a new strain of swine flu that spreads from pigs to people.
The USDA-backed Cooperative Interstate Shipment Program loosens restrictions on Ohio farmers hoping to sell their meat outside of the state.
The right-leaning Employment Policies Institute has released a report saying the Democrat-backed proposal to take the minimum wage for waitresses and other tipped employees from $2.13 $6.86 per hour would cost Ohio at least 11,441 jobs.
Ohio voters will now be able to update their addresses online.
For the second straight year, Ohio State University alumni and students didn’t snap up all the available football tickets.
More than 70 percent of the school levies before Ohio voters this week failed at the ballot box. An education consultant thinks he knows why.
Police say 15-year-old David Phillips III was killed after being ejected from a car during a roll-over crash near Prairie Oaks Metropark.
The proposal to turn state-owned rest stops into privately-operated travel plazas is finally getting some attention…just not the kind state leaders had hoped for.