WOSU News Archives For: August 13, 2012

GOP Names Replacement For LaTourette On Ballot

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David Joyce was introduced as the GOP candidate for Ohio's 14th Congressional District, which sits along Lake Erie in northeast Ohio and is seen as reliably republican.
7:58AM
August
13, 2012

Geauga County Prosecutor David Joyce will replace LaTourette, who’s retiring because of the increasingly-partisan climate in Washington.

State Auditor’s YouTube Video Raises Questions

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Ohio Auditor Dave Yost appearing in a new YouTube video urging Columbus City Schools employees to report any potential wrong-doing.
7:36AM
August
13, 2012

Dave Yost is defending the video asking for tips in the possible rigging of attendance data in Columbus City Schools.

Chillicothe Awaits Romney Visit

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Chillicothe awaits another visit from a presidential candidate this week when Republican Mitt Romney brings his campaign to southern Ohio.
5:00AM
August
13, 2012

Republican Mitt Romney campaigns in Chillicothe Tuesday evening. The city on the edge of Appalachia is a popular campaign stop for presidential candidates. Romney will arrive in a city with a strong political legacy and an engaged electorate.

Road Trip: Hocking Canal

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An artist's rendering of a planting mill and dry dock along the Hocking Canal.
5:00AM
August
13, 2012

Every week this travel season, we’re taking you to an interesting but often-overlooked part of Ohio. This week we’re headed to Logan for a history of the Hocking Canal.