WOSU News Archives For: October 5, 2011

Civil Rights Leader Fred Shuttlesworth Dies

Fred Shuttlesworth
The Rev. Fred Shuttlesworth founded the Greater New Light Baptist Church in Cincinnati in 1966.
October 5, 2011

Civil rights leader the Rev. Fred L.Shuttlesworth, who was hailed by the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. for his courage and energy, has died. He was 89.

Most Ohio Union Workers Affected By SB #5 Insurance Rule

SB 5 protest
Senate Bill 5 Opponents protest
5, 2011

State data reviewed by The Associated Press show eight in 10 unionized government workers in Ohio would pay more toward their health insurance premiums if voters retain a
new collective bargaining law in November.

What’s Your Favorite New TV Show?

5, 2011

The television networks have been debuting their new shows the past couple weeks. What is your favorite new show of the fall TV season?

Powell Woman Killed In Italy

Police suspect 23-year-old Allison Owens was struck and killed by a hit-and-run driver.
5, 2011

23-yea-old Allison Owens was working in Tuscany as a tour guide.

Ohio Expected To Get More “Fracking” Wells

Protests like this one in Manhattan have popped up around the Midwest and Great Lakes region.
5, 2011

The process that’s led to a modern-day gas boom in Ohio and other states is raising concerns over what happens with leftover waste water.