WOSU News Archives For: October 10, 2013
A state senator in Ohio wants to create a new oversight body to keep growth in check within the Medicaid system.
Ohio officials suggest in a new report it’s possible Cleveland kidnapper Ariel Castro may have died of auto-erotic asphyxiation, not suicide.
An official with the union that represents local federal government employees says more than 5,000 employees at the Defense Supply Center Columbus will not be furloughed as previously planned.
Ohio is using the federal insurance marketplace to allow consumers to sign up for health coverage under the Affordable Care Act. But, the site has experienced technical hiccups and long waits. An analyst with the non-partisan Health Policy Institute of Ohio says its unclear whether Ohio would be better off with its own health insurance exchange.
Wheeling Police Chief Shawn Schwertfeger identified the gunman as Thomas J. Piccard, 55, of Bridgeport, Ohio. He was a former Wheeling police officer.
The group that represents Columbus parents voted this week to not take a position on a tax levy or a proposal to create a new auditor position.