Authorities: Columbus Woman Lied About Ebola To Get Treatment

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Crews responded to the home on Champion Avenue while wearing protective gear similar to these full-bodysuits.
7:56AM
October
17, 2014

Authorities say a south Columbus woman who told authorities she was experiencing Ebola-like symptoms after returning from West Africa made up the story to get faster treatment.

State Shale Industry Faces Pressure to Clean Up Methane Emissions

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Ohio's shale drilling industry faces growing pressure to reduce methane emissions.
3:15PM
October
13, 2014

The Environmental Defense Fund says the state’s growing shale industry is a major source of methane emissions.

Ohio Inmates Doing Less Community Service

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12:20PM
October
13, 2014

A new report says Ohio prison inmates are performing less community service.

Reynoldsburg Teachers Threaten To Sue School Board Over Pay

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Fresh from the picket line, Reynoldsburg teachers are threatening to strike over back pay.
4:45PM
October 10, 2014

Fresh from a three week long strike, teachers now threaten to sue the Board of Education.

Columbus Public Health: Mumps Outbreak Officially Over

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Columbus Public Health officials have declared an end to the mumps outbreak in Central Ohio.
2:15PM
October
10, 2014

Local health officials have officially declared an end to mumps outbreak that began at Ohio State earlier this year.

Reynoldsburg Teachers Voting On Tentative Contract Agreement

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Members of the Reynoldsburg Education Association walked picket lines in front of Reynoldsburg High School on Livingston Avenue.
12:30PM
October
9, 2014

Reynoldsburg city school teachers are voting on whether to accept a tentative contract agreement reached late Wednesday night between union representatives and school officials.

Columbus Superintendent Wants Bonuses Returned To District

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8:57AM
October 9, 2014

Columbus City Schools is asking hundreds of staff members to return bonuses that the district says were based on rigged data.

Reynoldsburg School Board, Teachers Reach Tentative Agreement

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Reynoldsburg High School
10:31PM
October 8, 2014

The two-week-old strike by Reynoldsburg’s public school teachers could soon come to an end.

Ohio Casino Revenues Plummet

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Revenues at Ohio four voter-approved gambling casinos dropped by 25-percent from this time last year.
2:24PM
October
7, 2014

Revenues at Ohio’s four voter-approved gambling casinos is down 25 percent from last year’s.