WOSU News Archives For: January 22, 2013

Columbus City School Board Passes Whistleblower Policy

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Columbus City Schools Board of Education passed a whistleblower policy Tuesday night.
11:21PM
January 22, 2013

Columbus City Schools joins other school districts recently to pass a whistleblower policy amid allegations of attendance manipulation.

Former Ohio Lawmaker Gets 3 Years In Prison

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Former Ohio State Rep. Clayton Luckie is pleading guilty to grand theft and seven other felonies.
11:40AM
January
22, 2013

Former Ohio state Rep. Clayton Luckie has been sentenced to three years in prison after pleading guilty to grand theft and seven other felonies.

State Officials Unconvinced About Expanding Medicaid

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8:20AM
January
22, 2013

A new report says Medicaid expansion could bring Ohio nearly one and a half billion dollars over the next ten years. But state officials are not convinced about the costs involved.

Ohio Restaurants Optimistic About 2013

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The National Restaurant Association says after seeing profits fizzle more than sizzle during the recession, eateries will post record sales roughly four percent higher in 2013 and add jobs at a roughly 2.5 percent rate higher than the overall U.S. job market.
8:03AM
January
22, 2013

The National Restaurant Association says after seeing profits fizzle more than sizzle during the recession, eateries will post record sales roughly four percent higher in 2013 and add jobs at a roughly 2.5 percent rate higher than the overall U.S. job market.

Cold Weather Causes School Delays

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Cold temperatures have caused some local school districts to delay the start of the school day.
7:53AM
January
22, 2013

School delays for January 22, 2013.

Ohio High School Graduation Rate Increasing

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7:24AM
January
22, 2013

A new federal report shows the graduation rate at Ohio’s public high schools is improving.