WOSU News Archives For: February 20, 2013

Ohio State President Proposes Tuition Freeze

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If approved, tuition at OSU will hold steady at about $10,000 dollars for the 2013-14 school year.
6:03PM
February
20, 2013

Ohio State president Gordon Gee has announced that he plans to recommend holding in-state undergraduate tuition at the 2012-13 level for the upcoming 2013-14 academic year.

President Obama To Give OSU’s Spring Commencement Address

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President Barack Obama will give the commencement address at Ohio State University, May 5th.
1:49PM
February
20, 2013

Ohio State University has announced that President Obama will be returning to campus to be the spring commencement speaker on May 5.

New Albany Doctor Charged With Murder Of Pregnant Woman

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Police have charged Dr. Ali Salim with administering a lethal dose of heroin to Deanna Ballman and her unborn baby last summer.
1:01PM
February 20, 2013

A New Albany doctor has been charged with two counts of murder in the deaths of Deanna Ballman and her unborn child.

Gas Companies Struggle With Lack Of Infrastructure

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Panelmatic employee welds the sides of a remote instrument enclosure, a container that holds gas processing equipment.
8:31AM
February
20, 2013

Ohio’s natural gas industry is still growing, but it’s being slowed down by a lack of companies that can transport and store the gas.

Kasich Touts Job Market, Tax Plan In ‘State Of The State’

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The Governor used the annual address to talk about treatment for the mentally ill, job creation, education funding, and cutting the state income tax. He did not address a plan to apply sales tax to several previously-untaxed services.
7:29AM
February 20, 2013

Ohio Gov. John Kasich used the annual State of the State speech to detail a sweeping budget whose elements he says work closely together to fix taxes, help businesses and the poor and educate the state’s future workforce.