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WCBE Stories
11:11 am
Tue August 21, 2007

Unpredictable Weather Makes Rough Season for Farmers

Columbus, OH –

This summer Ohio has seen cold snaps, hot streaks, windstorms, floods, and drought - the weather has been a little more extreme than the typical buckeye summer. Joe Cornely of the Ohio Farm Bureau tells Alison Holm it's been a rough season for farmers.

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WCBE Newscasts
11:04 am
Tue August 21, 2007

7:06 am

Columbus, OH –

Today's stories include:

- Ohio colleges step up campus safety

- Catholic college offers free trial classes

- Factory farm pollution sparks regulation debate

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WCBE Newscasts
12:44 am
Tue August 21, 2007

Noon for Tuesday, August 21

Columbus, OH –

Today's stories include:

- Flooding shuts down highway and prompts evacuations in Northern Ohio

- No rescuers will be sent to look for trapped Utah miners

- Red Cross issues urgent appeal for blood donors

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Ohio Public Radio
11:35 am
Mon August 20, 2007

Attacks on homeless on the rise

Columbus, OH – The killing of a homeless man who was panhandling in Cincinnati recently raises a lot of questions about the plight of homeless people in the buckeye state. Ohio Public Radio's Jo Ingles reports violence against homeless people in Ohio is increasing. A word of warning - some listeners might find parts of this report offensive.

Ohio Public Radio
11:28 am
Mon August 20, 2007

Court puts more responsibility on auto insurance companies

Columbus, OH – A state appeals court has ruled that Ohio auto insurance companies must pay motorists for MORE than just the cost of repairing their damaged vehicles. Consumers advocates are hailing the decision as a victory, but the insurance industry is warning - if the ruling stands, it could force premiums to rise. Ohio Public Radio's Bill Cohen reports.

WCBE Newscasts
11:25 am
Mon August 20, 2007

8:06 for Monday Aug 20

Columbus, OH – Stories you'll hear include:

Central Ohio police officer recovering from motorcycle accident - Home invasion death in Licking County - Indians lose/Reds win

WCBE Newscasts
11:03 am
Mon August 20, 2007

7:33 for Monday Aug 20

Columbus, OH – Stories you'll hear:

Land purchases by Ohio's public universities often OK'd - Use of common painkillers increases - Violence against the homeless escalating in Ohio

WCBE Newscasts
10:56 am
Mon August 20, 2007

7:06 for Monday Aug 20

Columbus, OH – Stories you'll hear include:

Two Newark teens charged with murder - Governor Strickland set to release energy plan - Big Ten Network negotiations -

WCBE Newscasts
1:22 am
Mon August 20, 2007

Noon for Monday Aug 20

Columbus, OH – Stories you'll hear include:

Relatives of trapped miners unhappy with rescue effort - School bus inspections underway in Ohio - Uniforms proposed for Cleveland school district - Study finds coffee benefits women - Lakes Huron and Michigan losing millions of gallons of water each day

Ohio Public Radio
11:32 am
Sat August 18, 2007

Big Ten Network negotiations

Columbus, OH – Two weeks today, the time of year Ohio college football fans have been waiting months for gets underway, as the Buckeyes take on Youngstown State. And though the matchup features two established Ohio football programs, as of right now most Ohioans won't be able to see it. Ohio Public Radio's Karen Kasler reports.

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WCBE Newscasts
2:03 am
Fri August 17, 2007

Noon for Friday Aug 17

Columbus, OH – Stories you'll hear include:

Utah officials react to mine rescue deaths - Powell residents protest Target store - More precincts to open in Franklin County - Mixed results on Ohio's unemployment numbers - Police dog bites officer in the face -

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WCBE Newscasts
1:54 am
Fri August 17, 2007

7:33 for Friday Aug 17

Columbus, OH – Stories you'll hear:

Bob Ney's aide receives probation - Ohio BWC head aims to fix broken system - Autograph session at the Shoe Monday

WCBE Newscasts
1:36 am
Fri August 17, 2007

7:06 for Friday Aug 17

Columbus, OH – Stories you'll hear:

Congresswoman Deborah Pryce chooses family over politics - Animal protest in Butler County

WCBE Newscasts
1:26 am
Fri August 17, 2007

6:33 for Friday Aug 17

Columbus, OH – Stories you'll hear include:

Three killed in rescue efforts in Utah - Holbrook seeks job in Florida - Ohio AG charges Florida company with cheating charities -

WCBE Newscasts
11:42 am
Thu August 16, 2007

9:06

Columbus, OH –

Today's stories include:

- Ohioans now have option of buying energy from renewable resources

- Antioch College faculty says school closure violates contracts

- Former legislative aide asks to be spared from prison

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WCBE Newscasts
11:38 am
Thu August 16, 2007

7:33

Columbus, OH –

Today's stories include:

- Mattel may add more toys to recall list

- Ohio's Asian-owned businesses not suffering backlash for Chinese product recall

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WCBE Newscasts
11:24 am
Thu August 16, 2007

6:33

Columbus, OH –

Today's stories include:

- Congresswoman Deborah Pryce not seeking re-election

- State report card on education fuels charter school debate

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WCBE Newscasts
2:41 am
Thu August 16, 2007

Noon

Columbus, OH – Stories you'll hear include:

Judge okays NY lawsuits against Ohio gun dealers - Popular diabetes drugs to come with warnings - Damaging overnight storm in Central Ohio - Green energy options in Ohio -

Ohio Public Radio
5:28 am
Wed August 15, 2007

Mixed results for Ohio's schools

Columbus, OH – There's good news and bad news in the latest round of report cards that Ohio public schools are being handed. Statehouse correspondent Bill Cohen reports.

Ohio Public Radio
2:09 am
Wed August 15, 2007

Eminent Domain reintroduced

Columbus, OH – A state senator has reworked a constitutional amendment on eminent domain that failed in the House a few weeks ago, and he'll try again to get it past lawmakers and onto the November 2008 ballot. Statehouse correspondent Karen Kasler reports.

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