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.
The state has created a new website aimed at helping Ohioans with disabilities find jobs and work-related resources.
Ohio officials say they’re cracking down on companies that received tax incentives but have failed to create promised jobs.
In what may be the only state candidate debate this election season, the candidates for state auditor tangled over JobsOhio, charter schools and funding local governments, at the City Club of Cleveland.
A new report says the value of incentives grew from $56 million in 2012 to $63 million last year, and will grow to an estimated $65 million in the current fiscal year.
Ohio’s high court has ruled opponents of the private job-creation agency created by Gov. John Kasich don’t have the standing to bring their constitutional challenge.
The state of Ohio has approved part of an incentive package for Fuyao, the Chinese auto-glass company coming to the former GM Moraine plant south of Dayton.
The state says Ohio’s unemployment rate dropped in March to the lowest level in more than six years.
The parent company of Ohio-based GE Aviation is expanding operations in southwest Ohio with a new U.S. Global Operations Center.
Ohio placed second to Texas again last year in an annual survey measuring how states stack up in attracting to companies and getting existing ones to expand.
The state’s private job creation corporation says it helped created nearly 18,000 jobs last year.