WOSU News Archives For: December 6, 2013

Urban Meyer Leads Period of “Buckeye Rebirth”

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The Ohio State Buckeyes prepare to take on Michigan State tomorrow in Indianapolis
2:09PM
December
6, 2013

Not since 1942 has The Ohio State University football team played another non-bowl game after The Game, the annual matchup with their arch rival University of Michigan.

Saturday, the Buckeyes will face Michigan State in the second-ever Big Ten Championship game at Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis.

Gordon Gee Named Interim President At West Virginia University

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Ohio State University president emeritus Gordon Gee has been appointed interim president at West Virginia University
12:27PM
December
6, 2013

Gordon Gee is returning to West Virginia University as interim president, five months after controversial remarks led to his retirement as president at Ohio State University.

Healthcare Navigators Report Easier Time Helping Clients

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Healthcare navigator Jessica May (right) goes over different plans with Shelby Conrad, 60, of Clintonville. Conrad is on the fence about whether to choose a plan or take a penalty for not having individual health insurance.
5:00AM
December
6, 2013

By all accounts, this week has been better for the Obama administration, the Affordable Care Act and for people looking to buy health insurance. After two months of trouble healthcare.gov seems to be working. That’s a relief to Central Ohioans buying insurance and those trying to help them do it.

Central Ohio Schools Close As Winter Storm Arrives

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A winter snowstorm in 2012 blanketed statehouse square in downtown Columbus. The city is in the path of another winter storm today and tonight. This photo shows war memorial. Building at Third and Broad is in background.
4:29AM
December
6, 2013

Ohio drivers on Friday face treacherous road conditions with a wintry storm forecast for much of the state. Forecasters say the storm will hit most of southwest and central Ohio with 3 to 6 inches of snow by Friday evening.