With harsh cold and snow forecast for much of the state in the next few days, officials in Ohio’s Department of Aging are urging precautions for older people who could be at increased risk of weather-related problems.
WOSU News Archives For January 2014
Ohio Stateâ€™s newly-named president Michael Drake was formally welcomed today by students and staff at the Ohio Union. As WOSU reports, Drake got a lesson from students on how to be a Buckeye.
A judge will allow a suburban Cincinnati abortion clinic to remain open as it appeals a state closure order.
Ohio Gov. John Kasich has close to $8 million in campaign cash on hand at the start of the election year.
An Ohio Tea Party activist says they will not present a challenger for Gov. Kasich in the Republican primary because Tea Party candidates “are put under such scrutiny by the Republican Party.”
It took six months, but Ohio State University Board of Trustees narrowed the field of presidential candidates down to one man they say has all of the skills necessary to lead one of the nationâ€™s largest public institutions. Trustees, Thursday, tapped University of California Irvine Chancellor Michael Drake as OSUâ€™s 15th president.
Ohio’s political party chairmen have jumped at the chance to highlight vulnerabilities of the gubernatorial contender running on the opposite ticket.
Ohio Gov. John Kasich continues to support the death penalty following the prolonged execution of a condemned killer earlier this month that led to calls for a state moratorium on capital punishment.
The state’s top elections official says online voter registration can be implemented in Ohio as soon as state lawmakers pass it.
A report shows that Ohio’s new effort to find jobs for welfare recipients has fallen short.
A federal judge has sentenced a central Ohio man to 16 months in prison for making Twitter threats to kill President Barack Obama. 37 year-old Daniel Temple of Columbus had confessed to U.S. Secret Service agents to making the threats and pleaded guilty in May.