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9:25 pm
Tue January 25, 2011

Former Cuyahoga County commissioner wants new defense team, Ohio to adopt new drug for lethal injection executions, lawmakers to see details of new JobsOhio plan -- these stories and more in this Tuesday afternoon news.

Columbus, OH – Stories include:

  • Officials say no air toxins from Middletown fire, but keep shelter order in place

  • Former Cuyahoga County commissioner wants new defense team
  • :38

  • Ohio to adopt new drug for lethal injection executions
  • 1:09

  • lawmakers to see details of new JobsOhio plan
  • 4:29

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    WCBE Newscasts
    12:33 pm
    Tue January 25, 2011

    Police shoot then charge local man, 2-thousand SW Ohioans told to stay indoors. These and other stories in this Tuesday noon newscast.

    Columbus, OH –

  • CPD charges man shot by officers last week:00

  • CPD investigating overnight wounding of local teen:25

  • 2-thousand Butler County residents told to stay indoors:43

  • Cause of Fairport fires remain under investigation1:09

  • JC Penny expects to add 150 jobs in Columbus2:02

  • Cedar Point's parent company chooses new board chair2:29

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    WCBE Newscasts
    10:04 am
    Tue January 25, 2011

    Gas Leak closes schools at Fort Hayes today, police identify body found in parking garage. These and other stories in this Tuesday morning newscast.

    Columbus, OH –

  • Gas leak closes schools on the Fort Hayes campus today:00

  • CPD identifies body found in Vine Street Garage:20

  • Pickerington Schools cut 100 jobs, 13 million dollars from budget:36

  • SUPCUS: State prison officials did nothing to prevent inmate rape1:04

  • Former top-ranked enlisted man at Wright-Patt pleads guilty2:29

  • Kasich to tour Lordstown factory today2:57

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    WCBE Stories
    9:35 am
    Tue January 25, 2011

    Council approves Mayoral budget cutting plan, money for downtown split.

    Columbus, OH – Columbus City Council approves budget amendments submitted by the Mayor, sets aside money to help rebuild the downtown split. Jim Letizia reports.

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    WCBE Newscasts
    9:19 pm
    Mon January 24, 2011

    Kasich faces challenges on two fronts for employment protection order, some lawmakers anticipate redistricting woes by looking for new districts, charter schools flourish as public schools struggle -- these and more in this Monday afternoon news.

    Columbus – Stories include:

  • Jurors in Cleveland arson trial visit scene of the crime

  • State senator challenges Kasich's cabinet diversity
  • :32

  • Kasich faces challenges on two fronts for orientation protection order
  • 1:08

  • Some lawmakers anticipate redistricting woes by looking for new districts
  • 2:47

  • Charter schools are flourishing as public schools struggle
  • 3:32

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    WCBE Stories
    1:10 pm
    Mon January 24, 2011

    Keeping arts accessible to kids

    Columbus, OH – Increasingly, cash-strapped school districts are shifting funds from arts instruction to academic preparations. But in central Ohio, there are several arts organizations that are stepping up to keep arts accessible to kids. WCBE intern Nicole Hennessy has more.

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    WCBE Newscasts
    1:00 pm
    Mon January 24, 2011

    Marion man hit by train, gas line problems lead to evacuations near Mentor and a search for a Civil War soldier's family ends in Columbus. These stories and more in this Monday noon newscast.

    Columbus, OH – Stories you'll hear include:

  • 70-year-old Marion man dies after being hit by train :00

  • Gas line pressure causes fires, evacuations in Fairport Harbor near Mentor :24

  • US Supreme Court reinstates fine against prison officials for inmate's sexual assault 1:10

  • Search for Civil War relative ends in Columbus 7:00

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    WCBE Newscasts
    12:32 pm
    Mon January 24, 2011

    Three people arrested in Mansfield standoff. That story and more in this Monday morning newscast.

    Columbus, OH – Stories you'll hear include:

  • Mansfield standoff :00

  • Plain Dealer review finds problems in Cleveland police department's handling of rape cases :33

  • Kasich executive order regarding gay people in state government 1:29

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    WCBE Newscasts
    7:15 pm
    Fri January 21, 2011

    Unemployment rate drops again. This story and more in this Friday afternoon newscast.

    Columbus, OH – Stories you'll hear include:

  • Parole board recommends no clemency for Spisak :00

  • Ohio's unemployment rate drops for ninth straight month :38

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    On The Marquee
    3:55 pm
    Fri January 21, 2011

    January 23, 2011 On the Marquee

    New Releases No Strings Attached and Nora's Will, New DVDs Stone and Takers, and More

    On the Marquee highlights the week's movie releases?both in theaters and on DVD and Blu-ray. It airs on WCBE every Sunday morning at 9:01.

    For more updates and reviews, find us on Facebook.

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    Listener Requests
    2:42 pm
    Fri January 21, 2011

    Mother sentenced in rare school boundary case

    Kent, OH – With a touch of irony, a Summit County judge has sentenced an Akron mother to 10 days in jail after she was convicted of records tampering so that her children could attend Copley-Fairlawn Schools. For Ohio Public Radio, WKSU's M.L. Schultze has more on what's believed to be one of the few such cases in the country.

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    It's Movie Time
    12:57 pm
    Fri January 21, 2011

    January 21, 2011 It's Movie Time: The Green Hornet, The Dilemma

    Films reviewed: The Green Hornet, The Dilemma

    It's Movie Time has won numerous national awards including Silver Microphone, Communicator, MarCom, Hermes Creative, and LA Press Club honors.

    Listen to On the Marquee, our weekly broadcast about new releases on the screen and DVD: Sundays at 9:01 AM or on demand at WCBE.org

    And, for the latest updates, become a fan of It's Movie Time on Facebook.

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    WCBE Newscasts
    12:38 pm
    Fri January 21, 2011

    Indictments in 2009 Brinks robbery, Parole Board reschedules hearing for man who took hostages at a Columbus hospital. These stories and more in this Friday noon newscast.

    Columbus, OH –

  • Trio indicted for robbing Brinks' Columbus facility:00

  • Parole Board rethinking a local case:34

  • Ohio's unemployment rate declines1:15

  • Senator Brown blames wall street for higher gas prices1:57

  • Fracking debate draws nearly 3004:22

  • Boehner meets with Chinese President5:08

  • Boehner speaks at JFK gala6:11

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    WCBE Newscasts
    10:00 am
    Fri January 21, 2011

    Marine private sentenced for killing Ohio colleague, Red Cross reports critical need for blood. These and other stories in this Friday morning newscast.

    Columbus, OH –

  • Sentencing in death of Ohio Soldier:35

  • Weather causes blood drive cancellations, Red Cross asking for help:29

  • New poll shows President Obama's popularity with Ohioans growing1:52

  • Fewer Central Ohio homes sold in 20093:24

  • Kasich cabinet lacks diversity4:43

  • Kasich creating new private economic development panel5:23

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    WCBE Newscasts
    9:00 pm
    Thu January 20, 2011

    Teen sentenced in alpaca killing, former SCLC leader pleads guilty to thefts, Kasich threatens special interests -- these stories in this Thursday afternoon news.

    Columbus, OH – Stories include:

  • Teen sentenced in alpaca killing

  • Former SCLC leader pleads guilty to thefts
  • :32

  • Kasich threatens special interests
  • :54

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    Movie Reviews
    4:47 pm
    Thu January 20, 2011

    Nora's Will

    It'll make you think about the end ...

    "Death hath so many doors to let out life." Beaumont and Fletcher

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    Cinema Classics
    3:16 pm
    Thu January 20, 2011

    January 20, 2011 Cinema Classics: Favorite Scenes from 2010

    A Cinema Classic: Favorite Scenes from 2010

    Award-winning Cinema Classics discusses great movies then and now. From films, genres, directors, and actors to everything else in between, the hosts don't always agree, but they are always fun and informative.

    Cinema Classics is regularly broadcast at 8:01 pm Thursday and 2:01 pm Saturday on WCBE 90.5 FM and streaming at WCBE.org.



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    WCBE Newscasts
    12:50 pm
    Thu January 20, 2011

    Owners of Beulah Park consider moving, US House continues health care repeal work. These and other stories in this Thursday noon newscast.

    Columbus, OH –

  • Penn National considering moving Beulah Park :00

  • Cleveland Police shoot, kill suspect :22

  • STUDY: Citizens review board of Cleveland Police symbolic1:02

  • Ohio Joins Florida's Health Care Lawsuit1:35

  • US House directs committees to begin health care repeal3:02

  • Health care law gives nursing mothers more workplace protections3:42

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    WCBE Newscasts
    9:47 am
    Thu January 20, 2011

    Ohio soldier killed in non-combat incident, U.S. House passes health care repeal. These and other stories in this Thursday morning newscast.

    Columbus, OH –

  • Ohio soldier killed in Iraq:00

  • Ohio woman urges lawmakers to keep provisions of health care law in place:15

  • Man convicted of animal cruelty facing weapons charge1:40

  • Coronor: Wayne County man decapitated after he was shot to death2:08

  • Cincinnati Police take over Mariemont homicide probe2:39

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    WCBE Newscasts
    1:33 pm
    Wed January 19, 2011

    Guards unlikely to face criminal charges from inmate's suicide, better handwashing in hospitals showing results and a central Ohio coach gets nominated for NFL award. These stories and more in this Wednesday noon newscast.

    Columbus, OH – Stories include:

  • Guards could face more discipline, but likely no criminal charges :00

  • Ohio State Medical Association supports repeal of health care law 1:53

  • Improved handwashing making a difference according to study 3:56

  • Upper Arlington football coach among 28 nominated for new Don Shula award 5:11

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