Consumer grade fireworks would be legal to use in Ohio under legislation that barely cleared a House committee over the objections of opponents.
WOSU News Archives For: March 11, 2013
An Ohio Senate panel is considering changes that would increase the state’s maximum speed limit from 65 mph to 70 mph on interstate highways outside of urban areas.
A powerful legislative panel has rebuffed a Democratic state representative’s effort to put a temporary halt to some state development spending amid a dispute involving Gov. John Kasich’s private job-creation entity, JobsOhio.
A top Democratic government official in northeastern Ohio said he’s forming an exploratory committee to consider a bid for governor in 2014.
Ohio Governor John Kasichâ€™s proposals for a new state budget and the biggest tax changes in four decades are in the spotlight again this week as state legislators continue committee hearings.
Analysts say prices could continue to drop as oil prices approach their lowest point of the year.
Investigators have refused to speculate whether drugs or alcohol played a role in one of the deadliest auto accidents in state history.
Wilberforce University is the oldest black owned private university in the country. But the 157 year old school near Xenia faces an uncertain future. Students and faculty members worry the university may close if it cannot get more resources to fix the financial and structural problems on campus. The troubles have increased tensions at the university.