Republicans in the Ohio Senate are pushing for colleges to cut students’ costs by 5 percent and want the state to set up a drug prison where addicted inmates can get treatment.
Ohio farmers are expected to reap a near record harvest of corn and soybeans.
Improved drilling technology and a spike in crude oil prices is driving a mini-oil boom in an area of Eastern Ohio. The region sits atop a geology formation known as Utica shale. Oil and natural gas companies seek new leases from land owners in a bid to capture potential riches.
Residents on the West side either love or hate the idea of a casino in their part of town. They are not shy about expressing their views.