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Education
4:45 pm
Wed June 15, 2011

Ohio State University trustees to comment on NCAA probe

An Ohio State trustee says the university's governing board should be ready to address the school's ongoing football scandal next week.

Members of the 17-person board of trustees, which oversees most Ohio State actions, has consistently refused to comment on the NCAA investigation that led to coach Jim Tressel's forced resignation on May 30.

Music
4:00 pm
Wed June 15, 2011

Live on Kaleidoscope: Starving in the Belly of the Whale

Ricky Terrell of Starving in the Belly of the Whale

Having gained several new members since their last apperance on Kaleidoscope, Starving in the Belly of the Whale returns to the WYSO studios to perform some new songs.  A fluid lineup of players joins frontman Ricky Terrell onstage and on the new album the band just finished recording.  The album is set to be released later this summer and will be free as are the band's previous releases.  Here the band discusses plans for the rest of the year and how their writing and recording process has evolved to accommodate a rotating lineup. 

Miami Valley StoryCorps
9:00 am
Wed June 15, 2011

Dan Carl & Michael Castle

Mike: "That night, at 4:30, as I was getting ready to leave work, I called Dan and I said, 'Dan, I just got the call! Gideon is getting ready to be born.'" Dan: "You greeted me on the phone saying 'daddy', and I about flipped cause I thought, 'No, it can’t happen already.'"

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Statewide News
8:33 am
Wed June 15, 2011

Ohio Probe Sought in Pensions' Currency Dispute

Ohio Treasurer Josh Mandel is requesting an investigation into whether banks overcharged four of Ohio's five pension funds and the state's injured worker insurance fund for foreign currency services.

In a letter Tuesday to Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine, Mandel says banks may have manipulated exchange rates on foreign investments over the past dozen years, costing Ohio pensioners and businesses tens of millions of dollars.

Nature
10:30 am
Tue June 14, 2011

Poor Will's Almanack: June 14 – 20, 2011

Flickr Creative Commons user bunnygoth

Poor Will’s Almanack for the fourth and final week of early summer.

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