WOSU News Archives For: March 26, 2014

Columbus Police To Review 3,000 DNA Test Results

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Columbus Police Chief Kimberly Jacobs
3:35PM
March 26, 2014

Columbus Police are going through several thousand old DNA cases because reporting procedures were not followed. Critical information was left out of the DNA reports.

$2.4 billion Construction Budget Clears Ohio House

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The Ohio House today passed a $2.4 billion dollar construction budget to fund a host of projects around the state.
3:30PM
March
26, 2014

The Ohio House has passed a nearly $2.4 billion state construction budget that funds a host of community, school, park and prison projects.

Governor Kasich OKs 4 Extra ‘Snow Days’ For Schools

Snow covered street in Hilliard, Ohio.
Governor Kasich Wednesday signed a bill giving Ohio schools four additional snow days.
12:40PM
March
26, 2014

Gov. John Kasich has signed a bill giving Ohio schools four extra calamity days.

Delaware County Ranked Ohio’s Healthiest

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Delaware has a pedestrian- and bike-friendly downtown, and is home to Ohio Wesleyan University.
10:58AM
March
26, 2014

The annual rankings from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation says Delaware County is the healthiest county to live in in Ohio.

New Albany Company Expands After Quick Approval From Ohio EPA

Workers assemble caps and lids for cosmetic products at Anomatic's New Albany manufacturing plant. (Photo: Tom Borgerding)
Workers assemble caps and lids for cosmetic products at Anomatic's New Albany manufacturing plant.
7:27AM
March
26, 2014

Central Ohio will get more jobs during the next couple of months. A manufacturer for beauty industry products says it will add to its payroll to meet higher customer demand. The New Albany company was aided by speedy action at the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency.