Wednesday, December 4, 2013 at 9:19 PM
The Democratic candidate for lieutenant governor took on his tax problems head-on in a conference call with reporters today. But as Statehouse correspondent Karen Kasler reports, the call left many with as many questions as answers.
Wednesday, December 4, 2013 at 5:48 PM
As Cuyahoga County embarks on its multimillion-dollar project to build a downtown hotel next to the new convention center, there’s one detail that hasn’t been decided yet: where visitors will park. That’s a question Cuyahoga County council began to puzzle over this week, ideastream’s Nick Castele reports.
Wednesday, December 4, 2013 at 4:59 PM
Recent auto sales are brightening the end-of-year outlook for many car manufacturers, including those with operations in Ohio. ideastream’s Brian Bull reports:
Wednesday, December 4, 2013 at 8:30 AM
Say the word “kudzu” to anyone from the South and they’ll probably know what you’re talking about. That’s because in states like Georgia and Alabama the invasive vine known as kudzu covers roadsides, chokes forests, brings down power lines, and blankets entire buildings.
Wednesday, December 4, 2013 at 6:33 AM
State officials are trumpeting a 30 percent increase in shale jobs over the past two years…roughly 2,000 more jobs in the first quarter of 2013 compared to the same time in 2011. But as ideastream’s Brian Bull reports, at least one group calls the increase overhyped.
Tuesday, December 3, 2013 at 7:41 PM
Cuyahoga County is one step closer to approving how to spend part of the money raised by its health and human services levy, which voters agreed to raise last month. ideastream's Nick Castele reports county council green-lighted an additional millions of dollars for final approval.
Tuesday, December 3, 2013 at 5:44 PM
There’s another bill in the Ohio House of Representatives to abolish the death penalty in the Buckeye State.
Tuesday, December 3, 2013 at 5:24 PM
The state has released a final report on two high profile suicides this summer, one a death row inmate and another a notorious rapist and kidnapper. Statehouse correspondent Karen Kasler reports.
Tuesday, December 3, 2013 at 4:47 PM
The Ohio Supreme Court says JobsOhio can’t be compelled to produce certain documents by the state’s public records law, because state legislators specifically exempted most of JobsOhio's records from that law. Statehouse correspondent Karen Kasler has more.
Tuesday, December 3, 2013 at 7:35 AM
With all the cooking, visiting...and shopping over the Thanksgiving holiday, you may have gotten less than your usual dose of health news. Not to worry. ideastream health reporter Sarah Jane Tribble joins WCPN Morning Edition Host to offer up the latest scoop of must-read health care stories. Her first pick is a national investigation into newborn screenings by the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel.
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