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Ohio Senate Democrat targets 18-and-up bars

Democratic state Sen. Tina Maharath wants the underclassmen off the barstools.  The Senator from Franklin County introduced a bill that would prohibit anyone under 21...

Efforts to curb prevailing wage in Ohio a Republican trend

Republican lawmakers have tried for years to curb prevailing wage law in Ohio, and the most-recent effort calls for removing the law entirely.  The Capital...

What you need to know about Ohio’s prevailing wage law

In addition to the federal prevailing wage law, 26 states and Washington D.C. have their own versions of the legislation. Ohio has a prevailing wage...

$30 million in funding ready for H2Ohio farmers

Farmers in some northwest Ohio counties can get funding to help reduce agricultural runoff and keep algal blooms out of Lake Erie, according to...

Two Republican Ohio House members look to eliminate prevailing wage law

Two Republican legislators have asked their colleagues to support a soon-to-be proposed bill which would eliminate prevailing wage in Ohio. The impending legislative battle is...

DeWine’s leadership role with key Appalachian group welcome news around Ohio

Just how important is the Appalachian Regional Commission? There’s an old line that Andy Kuhn believes sums it all up: “A toilet doesn't flush in...

State data shows 25,600 homeless students in Ohio. That number has...

On any given weekday, about 25,600 homeless students — 1.5% of all enrollees — walked into Ohio’s K-12 schools, according to state data from...

Brown, Portman boast support of new trade agreement

Ohio’s U.S. Senators gave their input on a new trade agreement approved by the Senate Finance Committee this week. Both U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown and...

Search for contractors continues Ohio’s orphan oil and gas plugging efforts

The Ohio Department of Natural Resources is starting a new phase of a process to address idle and orphan oil and gas wells. As part...

Hyperloop-backed study predicts major benefits to Midwest, but skeptics have their...

A new Hyperloop system connecting Chicago, Cleveland and Pittsburgh would require an enormous investment, but would also have an equally large economic impact on...
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