Great Dayton Flood of 1913 http://wyso.org en Arthur Morgan’s Simple Yet Elegant Solution http://wyso.org/post/arthur-morgan-s-simple-yet-elegant-solution <p>101 years ago this week, it rained in Dayton. And rained some more. And it kept on raining. It was the Great Dayton Flood. Today though, because of a man named Arthur E. Morgan, communities from Piqua to Hamilton have little to fear from the rising floodwaters of the Great Miami River.&nbsp;</p> Fri, 28 Mar 2014 10:30:00 +0000 Jocelyn Robinson 47622 at http://wyso.org Arthur Morgan’s Simple Yet Elegant Solution WYSO Weekend: May 19, 2013 http://wyso.org/post/wyso-weekend-may-19-2013 <p>Full episode of WYSO Weekend for May 19, 2013 including the following stories:</p><p>- In this week's PoliticsOhio, Jerry Kenney speaks with former Ohio House member Seth Morgan about the recent news that the IRS targeted conservative groups applying for tax-exempt status.</p><p>- <a href="http://wyso.org/post/study-ohio-superintendents-support-common-core">Study: Ohio Superintendents Support the Common Core</a>, by Emily McCord.</p><p>- <a href="http://wyso.org/post/great-flood-out-devastation-comes-innovation">The Great Flood: Out of Devastation Comes Innovation</a></p> Mon, 20 May 2013 14:30:00 +0000 Jerry Kenney 33464 at http://wyso.org The Great Flood: Out of Devastation Comes Innovation http://wyso.org/post/great-flood-out-devastation-comes-innovation <div class="card-content"><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden "><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p></p><p>The May 2013 installment of SOCHE TALKS features Kurt Rinehart from the Miami Conservancy on how the great Dayton food prompted innovation in the Miami Valley.</p> Sun, 19 May 2013 14:45:00 +0000 33463 at http://wyso.org The Great Flood: Out of Devastation Comes Innovation Book Nook: Washed Away, by Geoff Williams http://wyso.org/post/book-nook-washed-away-geoff-williams <p></p><p>One century ago, during the final week of March 1913, severe weather caused death and destruction across a wide swath of the Midwest. In Omaha a tornado outbreak wrecked thousands of buildings and claimed many lives. The bad weather was headed east.</p><p>Rising waters from heavy rains caused severe flooding. In places like Indianapolis, Columbus, Portsmouth, Middletown, and hundreds of other towns the floodwaters breached levees, swept away buildings, and left thousands homeless.</p> Wed, 27 Mar 2013 18:12:00 +0000 Vick Mickunas 30849 at http://wyso.org Book Nook: Washed Away, by Geoff Williams WYSO Weekend: March 24, 2013 http://wyso.org/post/wyso-weekend-march-24-2013 <p>Full episode of WYSO Weekend for March 24, 2013 including the following stories:</p><p>-Jerry Kenney reports on the impending unpaid furlough days for civilian employees of Wright-Patterson Air Force Base</p><p>-Statehouse correspondent Bill Cohen reports on Governor John Kasich's stance on gay marriage.</p><p>-<a href="http://wyso.org/post/wysos-aviation-commentator-wright-brothers-were-first-flight">WYSO's</a><a href="http://wyso.org/post/wysos-aviation-commentator-wright-brothers-were-first-flight"> Aviation Commentator: The Wright Brothers Were 'First In Flight'</a>, by Emily McCord</p> Mon, 25 Mar 2013 14:30:00 +0000 Jerry Kenney 31172 at http://wyso.org