WOSU News Archives For: December 28, 2012

Ohio Medicaid Spending Is Less Than Budgeted

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Ohio Medicaid payments come in below budget projections.
2:05PM
December
28, 2012

Ohio has spent fewer dollars than it expected on Medicaid, the federal-state health program for low-income people. Officials credit the slowdown to changes in how providers are reimbursed and claims are processed, among other reforms.

Year In Review: Presidential Race Spotlights Ohio’s Diverse Electorate

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Throughout 2012, Ohio was the focus of presidential candidates as they sought to win the White House.
1:32PM
December 28, 2012

For the fourth installment of our look back at state government in 2012, Ohio Public Radio’s Bill Cohen takes a look at how presidential candidates criss-crossed the state in search of votes.

Ohio Ski Resorts Celebrating Snow

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Mad River Mountain got about 10 inches of snow Wednesday. That was enough to allow the resort to open all but one of its 24 trails the next day.
12:09PM
December
28, 2012

After a bleak winter for Ohio ski resorts last year, this week’s heavy snowfall is being celebrated as many slopes open for the first time this season.

Orange Township Firefighters Keep Jobs, At Least For Now

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7:29AM
December 28, 2012

Nearly two dozens fire fighters in Delaware County are keeping their jobs for at least another five months.