Veteran journalist Carl Hoffman believes he’s solved one of the great mysteries of the 20th century. In 1961 at the age of 23, Michael Rockefeller – son of New York Governor Nelson Rockefeller and a member of one of the richest and most powerful families in America ¬– travelled to remote New Guinea in search of primitive art for his father’s new museum.
Court Ruling Clears Way For Wind Farm
An Ohio Supreme Court ruling has cleared the way for an alternative energy company to move forward with a massive wind farm planned for parts of Richland and Crawford counties.
A group of local citizens tried to block the wind farm because they were concerned about noise and decreasing property values. They took their case to the state Siting Board, which ruled in favor of Virginia-based Black Fork Wing Energy.
The group then went to the Supreme Court, arguing the Siting Board wouldn’t let them cross-examine some company staff members.
On Wednesday, the Supreme Court shot down that argument, saying they had plenty of opportunities to convince the board and only disagree with its decision.
The company says the 24,000 acre facility will provide up to 200 megawatts, or about enough electricity to power about 70,000 homes for a year.