WOSU News Archives For: September 1, 2014

Cincinnati Zoo Remembers Last Passenger Pigeon

"Martha" lived and died at the Cincinnati Zoo
September 1, 2014

The Cincinnati Zoo remembers the last known passenger pigeon with a renovated memorial 100 years after the bird’s death at the zoo.

Damaged Insulation Led To Underground Explosions In Columbus

1, 2014

American Electric Power says explosions that sent manhole covers flying in downtown Columbus last February happened when insulation material on electricity cables broke down because of water, salt and other factors

A Driver On Interstate 74 In Hamilton County Hit By Gunfire

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1, 2014

Authorities say a 22-year old man says he was shot by someone in a car that pulled alongside his vehicle on Interstate 74 in Harrison Township, Hamilton County.

Authorities Recover Man’s Body After Boat Sinks

Indian Lake State park
Authorities recover the body of a 22 year old man after a boat sunk.
1, 2014

Authorities recovered the body of a 22-year-old man from a western Ohio lake after responding to a call about a sinking boat.

Ohio Democrats Hit Campaign Trail On Labor Day

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Ohio Democratic nominee for Governor, Ed Fitzgerald hits the campaign trail on Labor Day.
September 1, 2014

Ohio Democrats have their work cut out for them as they try to rally support at Labor Day gatherings.

Rally Held Outside Wal-Mart Where Police Shot Man

1, 2014

A large crowd supporting police rallied outside a Dayton-area Wal-Mart where a young man with an air rifle was fatally shot by police.