No less than President Obama has been travelling the country telling young people that they should consider technical jobs that don’t require a college education. Both labor unions and construction companies have gotten involved to ensure they’ll have a workforce in coming years. That was in evidence at the 10th Annual High School Masonry Competition held in Akron. State Impact’s Mark Urycki reports
Monday, March 16, 2015 at 3:12 PM
Emergency officials are laying out plans in the case of a catastrophe at a central Ohio lake following a report from the Army Corps of Engineers that says the dam there has serious problems. Our Statehouse reporter Andy Chow has more.
Monday, March 16, 2015 at 2:04 PM
Young people in rural areas are almost twice as likely to commit suicide as their urban counterparts. That’s according to a national study by a group of Ohio mental health researchers. Northeast Ohio reflects the trend, as ideastream’s Joanna Richards reports.
Gov. John Kasich's budget proposal is running into opposition from all sides, with a somewhat surprising group of lobbyists becoming the latest to speak out against it. Statehouse correspondent Karen Kasler reports that time is growing short to reconcile the budget with the mounting number of concerns about it.
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