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 29, 2013
Two teens arrested in Dayton during the week-end are being returned to Columbus to face murder charges.
While summer break can mean fun in the sun for kids, it can also mean tighter financial times for some families.
Police say two teens wanted on murder charges in the slaying of a convenience store clerk during a robbery and considered possible suspects in three other shootings have been arrested.
The Ohio State Highway Patrol has reported more drug-related arrests and seizures in Ohio in the first half of this year compared with the first six months of 2012.
Authorities in central Ohio say a 6-year-old boy was killed when he fell off the tractor he was riding on with his father and was run over.
A Columbus mother of four children, 26-year-old Shaniece Briggs has not been seen since June 19, 2013.
People go missing in Columbus every day. You wonâ€™t hear about the majority of the cases. Children and the elderly garner the most attention. But there are dozens of missing adult cases each year, and some of them will not be solved. WOSU talked with a mother who still searches for her son who disappeared more than a year ago.