Meet artist Amanda Louise Spayd, a sculptor who crafts endearing doll sized creatures.
The state Department of Health says the number of confirmed cases in Ohio now sits at 54, with most involving people who’ve had direct contact with hogs at county fairs.
U.S. Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack is visiting the Ohio State Fair on Friday to discuss the country’s worst drought in decades and his department’s efforts to help producers.
The Ohio State Fair isn’t just fried food, animals and fun and games. One state agency is all business at this year’s Fair.
The 2012 Ohio State Fair opens Wednesday morning with remarks from Gov. John Kasich.
The U.S. Labor Department has released new jobless figures for major metropolitan areas. It pegs Columbus’ unemployment rate at 8.2 percent. As the jobless rate remains stubbornly high, The Ohio Department of Job and Family Services for the first time is hosting private companies in its booth at the State Fair.
This year the Ohio State Fair is selling alcohol for the first time in its 161 year history. Representatives of the state’s beer and wine makers are selling their homegrown potables right next to vendors of Ohio corn, beef, pork, poultry and lamb. WOSU’s Marilyn Smith reports.