WOSU News Archives For: December 7, 2012

Volunteers Step Up To Save Holiday Tradition

rudolph post office
About 80-thousand cards and letters are sent through the Rudolph, Ohio post office to receive a Rudolph the Red-nosed Reindeer postmark.
7, 2012

Thousands of people bring or send their holiday cards and letters through the little northwest Ohio post office in order to receive a Rudolph postmark.

NHL Labor Optimism Iced

Still no hockey at Nationwide Arena as NHL labor talks fail to end players lockout.
7, 2012

The NHL has rejected the players’ latest offer for a labor deal, and negotiations have broken off at least until the weekend. The talks broke off after just one hour Thursday night.

Ohio Supreme Court Upholds $42 Million Fine Against AEP

AEP was penalized $42 million for making excessive profits in 2009.
December 7, 2012

The Ohio Supreme Court has upheld a state law that keeps AEP and other utilities from earning excessive profits.

Ohio May Have Nation’s Only Online Chorus

OHDELA teacher Diana Newlon teaches chorus from her Akron living room.
7, 2012

One of Ohio’s oldest online schools, the Ohio Distance and Electronic Learning Academy, has added an unusual offering to its course lineup: Chorus.

Seminar Teaches Political Civility To Ohio Lawmakers

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December 7, 2012

Politics can be bitter and disrespectful. That’s what led to a first-of-its-kind conference in Columbus yesterday.