WOSU News Archives For: November 13, 2012

NASCAR Returning To Ohio

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The race will be held at the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course and will be the first NASCAR-sanctioned event in Ohio since a truck race left a Mansfield course in 2008.
1:53PM
November
13, 2012

The new race will be part of the Nationwide Series and will be held at the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course in Lexington next August.

Northeast Ohio Man Executed For 1997 Murder

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Brett Hartman was convicted in the brutal 1997 murder of Winda Snipes in Akron.
10:40AM
November 13, 2012

The state of Ohio has executed Brett Hartman, the man convicted of brutally killing a Northeast Ohio woman in 1997.

Ohio Companies Banking On Exports Program

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Kimberly Ullner founded her specialty food company, 1-2-3 Gluten Free, eight years ago. She’s since seen interest in gluten-free products flourish, and now wants to move into markets including Europe, South America, and the Middle East.
7:55AM
November
13, 2012

Some Ohio businesses are pinning their hopes to a new federal program that matches companies with potential partners overseas.

Five Found Dead In Toledo In Apparent Murder-Sucide

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7:14AM
November
13, 2012

Police say three children, their uncle, and their grandmother have been found dead inside a Toledo garage in what appears to be a murder-suicide.

Homeless Shelter Raises Concerns At Nearby Day Care Center

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The Community Shelter Board plans to lease the large building (background) for a winter overflow homeless center. Daycare center operators next door are concerned about loitering.
5:00AM
November
13, 2012

As it does each winter, the Community Shelter Board plans to open a winter overflow center for the homeless. This year, the Shelter Board was forced to find a new location after their rental property was sold. The board found a new site, but it has received push back from some residents and businesses near the site.