Lawmakers seek more funding for Ohio uranium site cleanup

PIKETON, Ohio (AP) — The state's congressional delegation is urging the White House to fully fund the decontamination and decommissioning of a Cold War-era uranium plant in southern Ohio where hundreds of workers feared layoffs last fall amid budget concerns.

  • Written by KANTELE FRANKO, Associated Press

Spot checks find pupils missing from Ohio charter schools

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Unannounced attendance checks at 30 Ohio charter schools uncovered significant under-attendance in about a quarter of cases, Ohio Auditor Dave Yost said Thursday.

  • Written by JULIE CARR SMYTH, AP Statehouse Correspondent