Columbus is host to the National Hockey League All Star game this week-end. The NHL showcase will bring thousands fans and visitors to the city as well as international media attention.
WOSU News Archives For: May 21, 2013
A loaded Glock pistol was confiscated Tuesday morning by a TSA screener at Port Columbus. The gun was found in a carry-on bag of a Loveland, Ohio man.
Former Ohio Attorney General Marc Dann has applied to have his law license reinstated now that he’s served a six-month suspension related to ethics violations.
The latest local unemployment data shows the Columbus region had an April jobless rate one percent below the statewide average.
The Democratic leader in the Ohio House, Armond Budish, says he’s stepping down from his role before his term ends next year.
The Ohio Department of Transportation today unveiled a map designating sections of interstate where the new top speed limit will be 70 miles per hour. 570 miles of interstate highways, outside major cities, will allow drivers to travel faster.
Volunteers with the American Red Cross in Columbus are ready to respond to the tornado disaster in Oklahoma. Spokesman with the local office Royce Wood says he is waiting to hear how many crews are needed in the devastated city of Moore.
Ohio is reportedly one of 15 states where undocumented immigrants are being sent back to their home country after seeking medical care. That controversy and concerns regarding immigrants are sparking discussion about immigration reform all across the political spectrum.