WOSU News Archives For: August 12, 2013

Grand Jury Considering Steubenville Rape Case Meets Again

Lady Justice sits atop the Jefferson County Courthouse in downtown Steubenville. A grand jury will consider whether other crimes occurred in the case.
August 12, 2013

A grand jury meets to consider whether other crimes occurred in the Steubenville rape case.

Westerville Walmart To Open After Years Of Legal Fights

Walmart says the Westerville store will create 200 full- and part-time workers.
August 12, 2013

A Westerville Walmart is preparing to open this week after more than a decade of legal battles.

Hundreds Asking To Be Banned From Ohio Casinos

Roulette wheel
A state survey last year said 250,000 adult Ohioans are either problem gamblers or at risk of gambling problems.
August 12, 2013

About 450 people have asked to be banned from the four casinos in Ohio, where the state plans to spend more than $6 million by the end of this fiscal year to prevent and treat gambling addictions.

Third Murder Suspect Surrenders At Church

Darrell Durham, 18, was arrested Sunday morning on a murder warrant.
August 12, 2013

The third suspect wanted in connection with a string of local shootings reportedly turned himself in at church Sunday morning.

The History Of Legionnaire’s Disease

The Bellevue Stratford Hotel, which was linked to a 1976 Legionnaire's Disease outbreak.
12, 2013

The bacteria that’s been linked to six recent deaths at a Reynoldsburg retirement community was first identified in 1976 after a massive outbreak at a Philadelphia convention.