WOSU News Archives For: February 1, 2013

Groups Look To Sway Ohioans On Medicaid Expansion

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Governor John Kasich is expected to decide soon whether Ohio should opt for the Medicaid expansion under the federal Affordable Care Act.
3:25PM
February 1, 2013

A group of hospitals, insurers and religious organizations are seeking support from state lawmakers to expand Medicaid, even as Ohio’s governor has yet to say whether he’ll push to cover more low-income adults.

OSU Gets Coaches To Help Raise $100 Million For Scholarships

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Ohio State University asks coaches to help raise scholarship money.
3:23PM
February 1, 2013

Ohio State University has enlisted the help of two of its premier coaches to help raise millions of dollars in scholarship money. WOSU reports the announcement was made at Friday’s board of trustees meeting.

Ex-Ohio State Star Indicted In Shooting

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jim Stillwagon started at Ohio State for three years, played on the 1968 national championship team, and was the first OSU player to win the Lombardi Award, given every year to college football's top interior lineman.
3:15PM
February 1, 2013

Former Ohio State football star Jim Stillwagon has been indicted on charges accusing him of firing shots at another driver during a road rage incident last year.

OSU Trustees Approve “Premium Pricing” For Big Games

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Fans hoping to get into Ohio Stadium could have to pay up to $175 to see Michigan, Wisconsin, and other big-name opponents.
12:00PM
February
1, 2013

The OSU Board of Trustees has voted to increase football ticket prices from $70 to $79, and to introduce premium ticket pricing that could push some ticket prices to $175.