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Black Infant Mortality Issue – Ohio 49th of 50 States

Black Infant Mortality Issue – Ohio 49th of 50 States

| May 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

WOSU 89.7 NPR News reporter Mandie Trimble recently tackled the shocking story of Ohio and Franklin County’s high infant mortality rate. Rates are highest among the most vulnerable neighborhoods in central Ohio and the racial disparity is growing.

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Arts Leader discusses impressions of CBus

Arts Leader discusses impressions of CBus

| May 23, 2014 | 0 Comments

I had the pleasure of sitting down with one of our country’s foremost advocates for the arts recently. My interview with Robert Lynch was part of our arts and culture program, Broad & High.

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In The Know wraps up 31 Seasons on WOSU TV

In The Know wraps up 31 Seasons on WOSU TV

| May 5, 2014 | 0 Comments

In the Know, in it’s unprecedented 31st year on WOSU TV, crowned St. Charles Preparatory School as the 2014 champion and Dublin Scioto as the worthy runner up

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Zoo Levy Issue – What Voters Should Know

Zoo Levy Issue – What Voters Should Know

| April 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

WOSU 89.7 NPR News has produced a five part series on the primary issues related to the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium Levy.

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A reason to support WOSU — Our Report to the Community

A reason to support WOSU — Our Report to the Community

| April 5, 2014 | 0 Comments

It’s pledge week on 89.7 NPR News and Classical 101. You might wonder about supporting the top radio news operation in the state of Ohio or the only source for classical music on the radio dial. If you need more information about ALL that WOSU does in the central Ohio community, please spend a minute to review our 2013 Community Report.

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Governor and Mayor Gather At Future Reeb Community Center

Governor and Mayor Gather At Future Reeb Community Center

| April 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

Governor Kasich used the Reeb Elementary School on the South Side of Columbus as his backdrop in signing the Ohio Capital Improvement Bill today.  The 110-year old building will be renovated in the coming year and turned into a new community center designed to change lives in the neighborhood.  State capital funds combined with City [...]

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COSI’s 50th Anniversary!

COSI’s 50th Anniversary!

| March 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

We’d like to give a huge shout out to the COSI Science Center as it celebrates its 50th anniversary. Broad & High will have a feature on COSI’s legacy on its Wednesday, March 26 broadcast and the video will be posted online.

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89.7 FM is a Bluegrass Haven

89.7 FM is a Bluegrass Haven

| February 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

Since 1980 WOSU has been a big part of the bluegrass music scene in central Ohio. Our region has a high concentration of bluegrass music enthusiasts, but sometimes we’re still surprised at the reach of the music.

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Champion of Children Special airs Sunday at 1 pm on WOSU TV

Champion of Children Special airs Sunday at 1 pm on WOSU TV

| February 12, 2014 | 1 Comment

The 21st annual Champion of Children event this year at the Southern Theatre featured former WOSU radio host Fred Andrle in conversation with Paul Tough, author and provocateur. Watch WOSU TV this Sunday, February 16 for this special interview taped live at the Southern Theatre Tuesday night.

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Introducing Ohio State President Michael Drake

Introducing Ohio State President Michael Drake

| January 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

Get used to new OSU President Michael Drake. He came across as a quiet, thoughtful, articulate leader.

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