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: September 20, 2012
The Ohio Supreme Court rejected an appeal by an anti-tax group in Westerville to reduce school district property taxes.
Members of an Amish breakaway group in Ohio have been found guilty of hate crimes by carrying out beard- and hair-cutting attacks against fellow Amish in a dispute over religious differences.
Donald Palmer admitted to fatally shooting two people in Belmont County in 1989. In the days leading up to his execution he said he had found God and was ready to die to bring justice to his victims and their families.
Columbus City Schools Superintendent Gene Harris will retire at the end of the current school year.
Muskingum County Sheriff Matt Lutz oversaw the response to a massive exotic animal release near Zanesville last year.
Advocates for the elderly and the poor are denouncing a bill that would let phone companies discontinue landline service in parts of Ohio that offer competitive alternatives.