WOSU News Archives For: November 13, 2012

NASCAR Returning To Ohio

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.
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

Brett Hartman was convicted in the brutal 1997 murder of Winda Snipes in Akron.
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

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.
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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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.
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.