Several hundred people gathered Tuesday night in east Columbus to protest a Missouri grand jury’s decision not to indict police officer Darren Wilson for shooting and killing Michael Brown in the St. Louis suburb of Ferguson.
WOSU News Archives For: January 29, 2013
A new report from the Ohio EPA shows improved water quality in the Scioto River. The Agency sampled Scioto river water in Delaware, Union, Franklin and Pickaway counties. It found 90% of the river meets federal clean water standards for aqautic life for fish and insects.
The Republican governor is expected this week to lay out his proposals for Ohio’s school funding and other education changes.
Franklin County commissioners today are expected to greenlight a $300,000 grant to help IBM find qualified workers for 30 dollar an hour jobs. That’s a solid middle class wage at a time when economists and community activists say such good-paying jobs have been in short supply.