Canada delays decision on nuke waste burial near Lake Huron

TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. (AP) — The Canadian government on Thursday delayed for a second time a ruling on whether waste from nuclear power plants can be permanently stored underground less than a mile from Lake Huron, a proposal that has drawn fierce opposition on both sides of the border.

  • Written by JOHN FLESHER, AP Environmental Writer

State school board member seeks audit of Ohio charter office

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio school board member has asked federal education officials to seek an independent audit of the state Department of Education, although the state board rejected the proposal.

  • Written by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

Ohio group puts marijuana ballot measure campaign on hold

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A group that had gathered signatures to put a marijuana legalization proposal before Ohio voters this year said that effort is on hold after it had trouble fundraising for the campaign.

  • Written by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

EPA: Dangerous pollutants escaped Ohio wastewater plant

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — A southwest Ohio wastewater treatment plant has been told it failed to use proper emissions filtering equipment for the second time in less than two years.

  • Written by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS