95 percent of ancient Ohio was forested. But centuries ago there were also small regions of prairie. Tall grasses and wildflowers were part of the prairie ecology and so were bison. Researchers near Columbus are trying to reestablish a prairie / bison ecosystem.
WOSU News Archives For: July 11, 2013
Opponents of abortion-related limits inserted into Ohio’s state budget are exploring legal challenges and the possibility of forcing lawmakers to vote again on the provisions, the Democratic challenger to Ohio Gov. John Kasich said Thursday.
One of Ohioâ€™s most outspoken critics of the Affordable Care Act says she thinks Ohioâ€™s Medicaid program should be expanded using federal money made available by the health care law.
The number of reported sexual assault cases in the Ohio National Guard during the fiscal year that ends in September has more than tripled compared to all of 2012
The state budget Governor Kasich signed last week puts more than $19 billion into Ohio schools and makes several other changes to public school funding.
This time a year ago, a small pottery factory in East Liverpool â€“ on the brink of shutting down — made national news when it got a huge order from Starbucks. A return visit to the â€œPottery Capital of the Worldâ€ shows the battered town and pottery industry are rebounding.