WOSU News Archives For: July 18, 2013

Governor Hits Road To Discuss State Budget

John Kasich
Governor Kasich takes a road trip across Ohio to talk about the new state budget.
11:16AM
July
18, 2013

Governor John Kasich plans to stop in a Republican friendly part of Ohio to discuss the state budget as he begins a summer tour on the spending plan.

2 Dead In Outbreak Of Legionnaires At Ohio Retirement Community

Wesley Ridge Retirement Community
Two people are dead after contracting Legionnaires disease.
10:42AM
July 18, 2013

Franklin County Health officials have confirmed that two people have died from an outbreak of Legionnaires’ disease at an eastside retirement community.

Columbus Residents To Protest Zimmerman Acquittal

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George Zimmerman was acquitted in the shooting death of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin.
8:45AM
July 18, 2013

Columbus has been added to the list of cities hosting protests over the acquittal of George Zimmerman in the shooting death of Trayvon Martin.

A New Approach To College Tuition

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Other states, including Oregon and Washington, have similar programs to make college more affordable.
7:30AM
July
18, 2013

With tuition at Ohio colleges increasing sharply in recent years, a Statehouse Democrat is proposing something different: Offer free tuition at public universities and garnish a graduate’s future wages.