95 percent of ancient Ohio was forested. But centuries ago there were also small regions of prairie. Tall grasses and wildflowers were part of the prairie ecology and so were bison. Researchers near Columbus are trying to reestablish a prairie / bison ecosystem.
OSU’s surprising run to the title game is even more stunning because of its quarterback. Cardale Jones began the year as the team’s 3rd-string quarterback.
After a dramatic double hostage standoff with police that lasted hours, the two main suspects in the attack on a satirical magazine in Paris are dead, multiple media outlets are reporting.
Democrat David Pepper will be the new Ohio Democratic Party chairman, according to NPR member station WVXU in Cincinnati.
Stay with this page as we update all the races throughout the night. I’ll be doing my best to keep everything up to date. As always you can follow our coverage on twitter @wosunews.
About 18,000 athletes will flood the streets of Columbus this weekend for the Columbus Marathon and Half-Marathon. WOSU’s Thomas Bradley is an avid runner and wanted to talk to a veteran of the race to see how it’s changed, so we dared him to go for a run with Eric Wygle, who’s competing in his 14th Columbus Marathon this weekend.
Equipped with 2,000 pounds of butter, sculptors spent more than 500 hours sculpting the cow and calf, and 15 other symbols that represent Ohio.
Port Columbus Airport Control Tower â€” Located at 4920 East Fifth Avenue, built in 1920. Clinton Avenue School Annex â€” Located at 10 Clinton Heights Avenue, built in 1895. Elam Drake Farm â€” Located at 2738 Ole Country Lane, built in the 1850s. Gunning House â€” Located at 7495 East Broad Street, built in 1940. [...]
The sport that usually toils in obscurity garners a lot of interest once every four years during the winter Olympics. That’s happening once again in Columbus.
Every neighborhood has its stereotypes, and a lot of them are based on income. Everyone wants to know what their neighbors are making. Well, using census data, WNYC has mapped out median income by area for the entire United States.