Columbus, OH – More bad news for Ohio's economy today. The shipping company DHL says it will cut 95-hundred jobs in the US. And though DHL says its hub in Wilmington will continue to operate, this is just the latest in a series of job losses and layoffs to slam Ohio. Statehouse correspondent Karen Kasler has more.
Columbus, OH – Running for office is grueling, for the candidates and their families but also for the men and women who are the ground forces in the campaign - the volunteers and staffers in the campaigns. And in a critical swing state, for the last few months these folks have been knocking on doors, making calls and raising money 24-7. So what happens to these workers now that the campaign is over? Ohio Public Radio's Karen Kasler reports.
Columbus, OH – Nearly 13,000 Ohioans registered and voted at the same time during what was known as the golden week in Ohio. It started at the end of September - the period of time between the beginning of early voting and the voter registration deadline. Ohio's Republican party unsuccessfully fought against that overlap period in court. Now, as Ohio Public Radio's Jo Ingles reports, one leader of the GOP is saying he wants to see legislation that would outlaw it.
Columbus, OH – Voters this week turned control of the Ohio House over to Democrats, delivering upsets to Republican incumbents in some areas and electing Democrats to seats that were up for grabs because of term limits. Ohio Public Radio's Jo Ingles reports.
Columbus, OH – Many of Norman Rockwell's Saturday Evening Post magazine covers come to life for the next four months at the Ohio Historical Society. WCBE took a tour of the exhibit with the Ohio Historical Society's Connie Bodner as our guide.
Columbus, OH – Port Columbus yesterday welcomed a new airline that offers non-stop flights to three cities. It's the 11th airline serving Columbus and a boost to an airport stung by the departure of two carreirs and significant cuts from others. But as Mike Foley reports, officials remain confident this latest airline won't suffer the same fate.
Columbus, OH – No Republican has won the White House without carrying Ohio. No Democrat has won it without Ohio since 1906. Both trends held true last night. Ohio Public Radio's Jo Inglees and Karen Kasler teamed up for this report.