WOSU News Archives For: August 2, 2013

39th Confirmed Legionnaire’s Case

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Another case of Legionnaire's Disease was confirmed Friday, and health officials say several more could be confirmed as verification continues.
3:54PM
August 2, 2013

Health officials confirmed another case of Legionnaire’s Disease Friday. WOSU reports officials expect the number to rise slightly as verification continues.

City: 75 Cleveland Officers Broke Rules In Chase

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Officials in Cleveland say 75 officers involved in a high speed chase and shooting last fall violated orders and department rules.
2:43PM
August
2, 2013

Cleveland officials say 75 patrol officers last fall violated orders and department rules during a deadly police chase.

Community Uses Green Space To Combat Storm Water

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Tree roots bared by erosion are just one problem that will be solved by new green infrastructure projects to help reduce neighborhood flooding.
8:25AM
August
2, 2013

For the second installment of her series “Drink Fish Swim,” Karen Schaefer reports on what local officials call a revolution in storm water management.

Fitzgerald Calls For Ethics Review Of JobsOhio

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Dem. Ed Fitzgerald is pushing the Ohio Ethics Board to investigate JobsOhio for possible wrong-doing.
7:56AM
August
2, 2013

An investigative report showing two-thirds of the board members for JobsOhio close ties to companies receiving benefits from the job program is getting the attention of a key candidate for governor.