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First Anniversary of $1.2 Billion Hurricane Ike Damage

12:00AM
September
14, 2009

One year ago today, Hurricane Ike swept across Ohio, leaving behind more than $1.2 billion in damage.

Thousands of Central Ohioans Will Lose Health Insurance

12:00AM
August
19, 2009

Thousands of Central Ohioans will lose their health insurance provider in early October. Officials at the Ohio Department of Insurance say Physicians Assurance Corporation is bankrupt.

Columbus Audubon Center/Scioto Metro Park Opening Soon

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12:00AM
July 12, 2009

The new Grange Insurance Audubon Nature Center will open next month on the banks of the Scioto River near downtown Columbus. The center is one of the first that Audubon has built in an urban setting. It’s the centerpiece of the newest Metro Park in Central Ohio – and an important area for migrating and nesting birds.

Nationwide Cuts 480 Jobs In Latest Layoffs

12:00AM
April
3, 2009

A Nationwide Mutual Insurance Co. spokesman says the company is laying off 480 people across the country, the latest round of job cuts by the Columbus-based corporation.

Survey Shows More Ohio Children Insured.

12:00AM
March
16, 2009

A new study shows that, compared to 2004, Ohio now has fewer children without medical insurance. But, more adults lack health coverage. The study was released this morning.

Private Insurance Companies Seek Role in Health Care Debate

12:00AM
July
22, 2008

The health insurance industry is entering the national conversation over how to heal America’s health insurance problems and help the 47 million Americans who are uninsured – including 1.2 million Ohioans.

Insurance Industry Warns Against “Chop Shops”

Mechanics strip a truck in less than 15 minutes
12:00AM
June 25, 2008

You’d think with Lojack, On-star and global positioning satellites, car thievery would be a dying industry. But experts say its not.

Republicans propose health care plan

12:00AM
January
29, 2008

There’s a new bill being considered by Ohio lawmakers that’s meant to help more Ohioans afford health care coverage. In fact, backers of the plan say it would cut the ranks of the uninsured in half over the next few years.

Emergency Rooms Being Flooded With the Uninsured

12:00AM
January
7, 2008

The number of trips to Ohio emergency rooms continues to rise, but almost none of the increase is coming from patients who have private insurance.

Number of Car Thefts Is Changing

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December
14, 2007

There is good news on the car theft front in Ohio,at least it’s good news for car owners.