WOSU News Archives For: December 30, 2013

2nd Democrat Plans To Enter Race For Ohio Governor

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Hamilton County commissioner Todd Portune, a Democrat, says he plans to run for governor.
5:13PM
December 30, 2013

A longtime Cincinnati-area officeholder says he plans to run for Ohio governor, setting up a Democratic primary with the county leader from Cleveland.

FAA Snubs Ohio As Drone Testing Site

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The above photo, provided by the U.S. Customs and Border Protection, shows one of many possibilities for pilot-less aircraft.
12:34PM
December
30, 2013

The Federal Aviation Administration has rejected Ohio and Indiana’s joint bid to become one of the agency’s six drone test sites.

OSU Eyes New Arts District

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Plans call for Sullivant Hall, Wexner Center for the Arts and Mershon Auditorium to serve as the entrance to the district.
10:22AM
December
30, 2013

Ohio State University wants to spend as much as $200 million over the next decade to create an arts district at the center of campus.

Ohio’s Economic Forecast In 2014 Shows Strength For Some Jobs

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Housing sales in Ohio could improve as more construction gets underway in 2014.
5:00AM
December
30, 2013

One Ohio economist says there will be growth in some job sectors in the coming new year.