The Columbus Metropolitan Library serves 21 locations in Franklin County, and its operations center in Gahanna serves as a hub for the movement of all the materials that move through the system. We sneak behind the scenes after dark to find out just exactly how the books get onto the shelf.
The widow of an exotic animal owner who released dozens of creatures from their eastern Ohio farm before killing himself has told state officials she relocated the surviving animals to another farm in the state.
Keeping bears, tigers, jaguars or other exotic animals in Ohio will soon require a new state-issued permit.
Petting zoo equipment and ponies will be up for auction from the estate of a suicidal man who released dozens of exotic animals in Muskingum County almost two years ago.
New guidelines regulating exotic animals in Ohio will require owners to meet new caging, safety and caretaking standards.
Several owners of exotic animals in Ohio are telling a federal appeals court that a new state law unreasonably infringes on their right to keep their creatures.
A state agency on Thursday took reporters to a place where few people have been – and even fewer will go in the future: The state’s new exotic animal facility in Reynoldsburg.
Ohio lawmakers debated hundreds of proposals this year and gave approval to dozens. WOSU has this look back at the year’s biggest bills.
A federal judge has upheld Ohio’s new restrictions on exotic animals after several owners sued the state over the law. The judge in Columbus ruled Thursday the owners failed to prove constitutional rights were violated.
A newly formed board created by Ohio’s law on exotic animals is slated to meet this week to discuss caging standards and requirements for dangerous wildlife.
Muskingum County Sheriff Matt Lutz oversaw the response to a massive exotic animal release near Zanesville last year.