WOSU News Archives For: August 16, 2014

Palm-Sized Spider Found At Southern Ohio Preserve

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A wolf spider
8:47PM
August
16, 2014

A big, hairy, palm-sized spider more common in the South has been spotted in Ohio, reportedly for the first time in six decades.

Ohio Passes 1,000 Mark On Utica Shale Wells

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WOSU Archive
8:34PM
August
16, 2014

State officials say there are now more than 1,000 Utica shale wells around Ohio.

Health Coverage In Jeopardy For 6,000 Ohioans

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Thousands of Ohioans stand to lose health care coverage
8:24PM
August 16, 2014

The federal government says about 6,000 Ohioans who signed up for the new health care law risk losing their taxpayer-subsidized insurance unless they act soon to resolve questions about their citizenship or immigration status.

Ohio Health Department Urges Vaccines As Classes Start

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WOSU Archive
8:10PM
August 16, 2014

The Ohio Department of Health is urging parents to make sure children are up-to-date on vaccinations to protect them and their classmates as they begin a new school year.