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: September 12, 2013
The Ohio Supreme Court is taking steps to ensure that non-English speakers and people who are hearing impaired have access to foreign and sign language interpreters.
Ohio’s top judge said the judicial system must cooperate with efforts to reduce the state’s soaring inmate population.
Ohio’s Republican senator said the Obama administration’s long-term strategy for Syria appears “very confused.”
A sci-fi icon beamed down to Cleveland to share his enterprising insights at a major marketing convention.
As state lawmakers continue to disagree whether to expand Medicaid insurance to Ohioans under the Affordable Health Care Act, former Ohio State football star Maurice Clarett is spreading his story supporting the expansion. He spoke today on All Sides with Ann Fisher. Clarett says he battled with mental illness for several years.
The union representing Ohio prison guards says the two corrections officers who have been placed on leave during investigations into the suicide of Cleveland kidnapper and rapist Ariel Castro did nothing wrong.