News

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.

Ohio Public Radio
11:58 am
Tue July 31, 2007

Proposal on maternity leave

Columbus, OH – Ohio companies that don't offer adequate time-off to pregnant workers and new mothers can be charged with gender discrimination. And the Ohio Civil Rights Commission is proposing an even tougher rule on that. Women's rights activists are applauding, but a top business group is raising questions. Statehouse correspondent Bill Cohen reports.

WCBE Stories
11:53 am
Tue July 31, 2007

More parking in downtown Columbus

Columbus, OH – Over the past two weeks, Columbus City Council has approved funding mechanisms for two parking garages to be built in the downtown area. Hear all the details from Jim Letizia.

WCBE Newscasts
10:46 am
Tue July 31, 2007

8:30 am

Columbus, OH –

Today's stories include:

- Columbus City Council approves funding for new parking garages

- Ohio shoe company opens new line of comfort shoes to boost profits

- Injured Cleveland Browns cornerback defies doctor

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WCBE Newscasts
10:43 am
Tue July 31, 2007

8:06 am

Columbus, OH –

Today's stories include:

- Major Wendy's shareholder ready to buy hamburger chain

- Man on death row since 1984 granted seventh reprieve

- Power failure at Cincinnati Airport leaves radar system down

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WCBE Newscasts
10:40 am
Tue July 31, 2007

7:33 am

Columbus, OH –

Today's stories include:

- Senator McCain brings presidential campaign to Cincinnati suburb

- Limited Brands officers resign

- State sues asphalt company for pollution

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WCBE Newscasts
12:42 am
Tue July 31, 2007

Noon

Columbus, OH –

Today's stories include:

- Third person charged in pizza delivery murder

- Ohio Democratic Party Chair used campaign money for rent and utilities

- Pregnant workers win rights

- Neighbors of sex offenders living in retirement home not notified

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Ohio Public Radio
12:33 am
Tue July 31, 2007

Relief at Ohio pumps

Columbus, OH – There's some good news for Ohio motorists - at least for the moment, they're now paying the lowest gasoline prices in the country. Ohio Public Radio's Bill Cohen has the numbers and some analysis.

Ohio Public Radio
11:47 am
Mon July 30, 2007

Health insurance hearings

Columbus, OH – Ohio legislators usually meet in Columbus, but two committees on health care are hitting the road instead. They've scheduled five hearings across Ohio over the next two weeks seeking public input on how the state can make health insurance more accessible and affordable. But the ideas that majority Republicans have in mind are not the ideas one activist group wants. Statehouse correspondent Bill Cohen reports.

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