Columbus is host to the National Hockey League All Star game this week-end. The NHL showcase will bring thousands fans and visitors to the city as well as international media attention.
WOSU News Archives For: April 28, 2014
Ohio said it is increasing the dosage of the lethal injection drugs used to put condemned inmates to death.
Students across Ohio are protesting recent tuition increases enacted or proposed at eight of the state’s 14 public universities.
A program to help struggling Ohio homeowners prevent foreclosure is coming to an end this week.
Itâ€™s the most important game in franchise history, as the Columbus Blue Jackets hope to stay alive in their first-round playoff series with Pittsburgh.
The Columbus Zoo levy is up for renewal, and for the first time in recent memory it has organized opposition as some balk at the size of the increase and its permanence.
Franklin County voters have decided to increase property taxes for the Columbus Zoo four times. In 1985, 1990, 1994 and 2004 voters easily passed temporary levies for the zoo. This year the zoo asks voters to approve a new levy – but this one is different. It’s much larger than past levies.
A rain forest tree canopy walkway, down below a crocodile slides along the forest floor, somewhere a Macaw cries out. Below the waterâ€™s surface sharks glide through the waterâ€¦ all of this in a three-story building on an acre along the Scioto River.
Many Franklin County voters have a simple question – why are they paying for something in a different county?