News

WCBE Newscasts
10:34 am
Wed August 8, 2007

9:06

Columbus, OH –

Today's stories include:

Children may be influenced by fast food marketing at younger age than previously believed - Alleged robbery victim chooses game show over testifying at trial - Extreme heat leads to second school closure of year-round Africentric school; no plans to install air conditioning

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WCBE Newscasts
10:28 am
Wed August 8, 2007

7:06

Columbus, OH –

Today's stories include:

Ohio Department of Transportation begins high profile bridge inspections - Rare coin liquidation should cover funds stolen by former Republican fundraiser - Governor Strickland spends night in state fair dairy barn

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WCBE Newscasts
10:24 am
Wed August 8, 2007

6:33

Columbus, OH –

Today's stories include:

85-year-old man dies in trash chute - $15 million bond set for man accused of raping friends' daughters - Cleveland-based, part-owner of collapsed Utah mine criticized for labor relations

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Ohio Public Radio
4:04 am
Wed August 8, 2007

Frankie Coleman sentenced

Columbus, OH – The wife of Columbus Mayor Michael Coleman has been found guilty of charges that she falsified timesheets while working with a state agency. Ohio Public Radio's Jo Ingles reports.

WCBE Newscasts
3:47 am
Wed August 8, 2007

Noon

Columbus, OH – Stories you'll hear include:

Columbus police identify shooting victim - Free admission at Columbus pools - Toothpaste recall affects Ohio - New poll on Ohio's interest in 2008 presidential race - Historic Ohio arena comes down

Ohio Public Radio
2:56 am
Tue August 7, 2007

Frankie Coleman sentenced

Columbus, OH – The wife of Columbus Mayor Michael Coleman has been found guilty of charges that she falsified timesheets while working with a state agency. Ohio Public Radio's Jo Ingles reports.

Ohio Public Radio
1:12 am
Tue August 7, 2007

More confusion over strip club petition (Part 2)

Columbus, OH – A campaign by Ohio strip club owners has fired a petition circulator who had been working on their drive to wipe out some new limits on the clubs that state legislators had approved. The move follows more evidence that some Ohioans have mistakenly signed the petitions. Here is statehouse correspondent Bill Cohen with the second of his two-part series.

Ohio Public Radio
1:10 am
Tue August 7, 2007

More confusion over strip club petition (Part 1)

Columbus, OH – Some Ohioans who support tough new statewide limits on strip clubs are continuing to mistakenly sign petitions that could lead to those new limits being wiped out. Ohio Public Radio first reported on that development about a month ago. Now, statehouse correspondent Bill Cohen reports it's still happening. Here's part one of a two-part series.

WCBE Newscasts
12:48 am
Tue August 7, 2007

8:06 for Tuesday Aug 7

Columbus, OH – Stories you'll hear include:


- Coleman expected to plead no contest

- Charges against Noe's wife dismissed

- Surcharges at drive-in movies

- Ginn academy to open soon

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WCBE Newscasts
12:46 am
Tue August 7, 2007

Noon for Tuesday Aug 7

Columbus, OH – Stories you'll hear include:

Ohio's first ethanol plants almost ready

Newark's ethanol plant proposal nixed

Groundwater concerns

Ohio company owns mine where six workers are trapped

Carroll kids to stay with grandmother

Former Blue Jackets GM buys Florida team

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Ohio Public Radio
12:20 am
Tue August 7, 2007

Frankie Coleman charged

Columbus, OH – The wife of Columbus Mayor Michael Coleman has been hit with criminal charges following an investigation into timesheets she submitted in her job with a state agency. Ohio Public Radio's Jo Ingles has details.

WCBE Newscasts
11:21 am
Mon August 6, 2007

7:33

Columbus, OH –

Today's stories include:

- Cancer-stricken workers from Ohio plant want more proof of dangerous radiation

- More than 1200 Ohio dams uninspected for five years

- Businesses and local governments discourage bottled water

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WCBE Newscasts
11:11 am
Mon August 6, 2007

7:06

Columbus, OH –

Today's stories include:

-State officials say Ohio overreacted to personal information theft
- Governor Strickland's high ratings attract national attention
- Two men convicted in terrorist cell investigation

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WCBE Newscasts
11:06 am
Mon August 6, 2007

6:33

Columbus, OH –

Today's stories include:

Retired Franklin County Sheriff's Deputy dies in car crash - Dwindling federal funds leave state's drug enforcement teams in danger - City of Columbus looks to add affordable artist spaces

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WCBE Newscasts
12:22 am
Mon August 6, 2007

Noon for Monday August 6

Columbus, OH –

Today's stories include:

Delphi reaches tentative contract agreements with unions - Wisconsin company recalls canned green beans under various brand names sold in Ohio - Minneapolis bridge disaster recalls memories of 1967 bridge collapse over Ohio river

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WCBE Newscasts
12:37 am
Wed August 1, 2007

Noon for Wednesday August 1

Columbus, OH – Stories you'll hear include:

- Convicted stock-broker seeks freedom

- Court rules Strickland's veto invalid

- Other ways to produce biodiesel

- Man sentenced for assaulting judge

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WCBE Newscasts
12:23 am
Wed August 1, 2007

9:06 for Wednesday August 1

Columbus, OH – Stories you'll hear include:

- Governor Strickland finalizes BWC board

- Big dip in earnings for Canton company

- Clarifying maternity leave

- Advice to curb the "freshman 15"

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WCBE Newscasts
12:09 am
Wed August 1, 2007

8:06 for Wednesday August 1

Columbus, OH – Stories you'll hear include:

- Air alert issued for Central Ohio

- Camp volunteer indicted

- Ohio State Fair opens

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Ohio Public Radio
12:04 am
Wed August 1, 2007

Strickland's veto ruled invalid

Columbus, OH – Ohio Governor Ted Strickland did NOT have the authority to veto a product liability bill that state legislators approved before he took office. That's the ruling from the state supreme court. Details now from statehouse correspondent Bill Cohen.

Ohio Public Radio
12:01 am
Wed August 1, 2007

Ohio State Fair

Columbus, OH – The 156th Ohio State Fair opens on Wednesday, and for many people around Ohio, it brings back memories of big-time concerts, rickety rides, hot barns and deliciously bad food. But the State Fair has also been the stage for newsmakers and the backdrop for important events over the last few decades. Ohio Public Radio's Karen Kasler reports.

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