WOSU News Archives For: July 24, 2013

Organic Livestock Feed Shortage May Hinder Growth Of Organic Food

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Dairyman Perry Clutts with one of his organic milk producing jerseys
10:27PM
July
24, 2013

More small farmers are turning to the production of organic meat and dairy products. But a looming shortage of organically certified animal feed might be limiting the expansion of the organic market.

OhioGov.: No Clemency Despite DA’s Plea

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FILE - This undated photo provided by the Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Correction shows Billy Slagle.Governor Kasich today refused to grant Billy Slagle clemency in the death of his neighbor.
4:01PM
July 24, 2013

Ohio Gov. John Kasich has rejected clemency for a condemned Cleveland killer despite a prosecutor’s rare plea to commute his sentence to life without parole.

Parents Wanted In Child’s Death Turn Themselves In

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Michael Wilder (left) and Greta Sahatciu are charged with endangering children. Wilder faces a charge of involuntary manslaughter.
10:20AM
July 24, 2013

The Franklin County Sheriff’s Office says a couple wanted on charges related to the death of their 16-month-old daughter has turned themselves in.

Authorities Identify Final Two Victims In East Cleveland

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File photo
7:32AM
July
24, 2013

All three women whose bodies were found wrapped in trash bags in northeast Ohio have been identified.

Report: U.S. Poised To Become Top Oil Producer No Thanks To Ohio

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One of the many natural gas pumps that have sprung up around Ohio in recent years.
7:28AM
July
24, 2013

A recent Harvard University study shows the United States is poised to become the world’s largest producer of oil in the next four years thanks to shale drilling in several states. But Ohio won’t be a significant contributor.