WOSU News Archives For: December 13, 2013

Fewer Than Half Of Columbus 3rd-Graders Met Reading Target

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Columbus City School officials say half of its third-graders met the new requirements.
4:55PM
December 13, 2013

Local school officials are scrambling to improve third graders reading skills before their next testing cycle in the spring. WOSU reports the test scores released Friday fell below expectations.

Ohio Inspector General Cites 18 Wildlife Officers For Hunting

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Eighteen wildlife officers are under state investigation for illegal hunting.
2:59PM
December
13, 2013

The state watchdog has referred 18 more Ohio wildlife officers for possible criminal prosecution after a follow-up investigation into illegal hunting while on duty uncovered additional cases across the state.

Ohio Man Gets 6 Years For Wife’s Hospital Killing

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2:20PM
December
13, 2013

An Ohio man who fatally shot his ailing wife in her hospital bed has been sentenced to six years in prison.

Former Columbus Cop Pleas To Child Porn Charge

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12:16PM
December 13, 2013

A former Columbus police officer has entered a plea admitting he possessed child pornography.

Ross County Dead After Accidental Shooting By Police

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12:14PM
December
13, 2013

Authorities say a Ross County woman was killed in an accidental shooting by a law-enforcement officer during a drug raid.