Funeral For Former Mayor Buck Rinehart To Be Held Monday

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Dana "Buck" Rinehart
2:46PM
February 20, 2015

The funeral for former Columbus Mayor Dana “Buck” Rinehart will be held Monday.

Ohio Veteran With PTSD Fights To Keep Ducks

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Iraq War Vet Darin Welker with "Beauregard"
9:56AM
February
19, 2015

A small village in eastern Ohio is home to a controversy involving an Iraq War vet, his neighbors and his ducks. The vet suffers from PTSD and says his ducks bring him peace of mind. But officials in West Lafayette, near Coshocton, see it differently.

UA Church Offers Drive Up Ashes To Mark Ash Wednesday

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Sign at Upper Arlington's Advent Lutheran Church
5:31PM
February
18, 2015

An Upper Arlington church has marked Ash Wednesday by offering drive-up ashes in the parking lot.

4 Candidates Likely To Appear On Columbus Mayoral Primary Ballot

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5:41PM
February
4, 2015

The Franklin County Board of Elections says 3 Democrats and one Republican have submitted paperwork to run for mayor of Columbus.

WOSU-TV’s Columbus Neighborhoods Series Profiles Bexley

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The Drexel is a Main Street focal point in Bexley
5:00PM
February
4, 2015

WOSU-TV presents the tenth installment of the Columbus Neighborhoods series. This latest documentary profiles the city of Bexley.

Horizon Program Reduces Recidivism, Proponents Say

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Volunteers from the community -- Outside Brothers -- mentor inmates -- Inside Brothers -- at an Ohio state prison.
10:41AM
February
2, 2015

The national recidivism rate – the number of ex-convicts who return to prison – is about 40 percent. Ohio’s rate is 27 percent. State officials credit Ohio’s relatively low recidivism on community programs that mentor inmates.

Number of Columbus Police Shootings Down

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Columbus Police Chief Kim Jacobs
5:00AM
January 28, 2015

Two years ago, a WOSU investigation found that in 2011 and 2012 Columbus police shot more people per capita than police in New York City. But in the last year the number of police shootings by Columbus officers has dropped.

Yoga Transforms Businesswoman’s Life

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Chan Hemintranont leads a yoga session at Pai Yoga and Fitness
5:00AM
January 20, 2015

Yoga is a centuries-old practice that proponents say enriches the body, mind and spirit. For a central Ohio businesswoman, her encounter with Yoga has been transformational.

Fans Greet Buckeyes As They Return To Ohio State Campus

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Two Buckeyes fans were among hundreds who turned out to welcome the team back to campus.
12:01AM
January
14, 2015

The Ohio State University Buckeyes are home now after their triumphant win over the Oregon Ducks. Buses carrying players and coaches rolled up to the Woody Hayes football complex just before sunset.