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WCBE Newscasts
1:11 pm
Mon March 8, 2010

Father jailed after house fire killed his two sons--and--Ohio inmate scheduled to be executed Tuesday may have attempted a drug overdose in jail, plus more in this Monday afternoon newscast.

Columbus, OH – Stories include:

  • Father jailed after house fire killed his two sons :00

  • Ohio inmate scheduled to be executed Tuesday may have attempted a drug overdose in jail :23

  • Study shows Ohio patients in nursing homes and assisted living facilities are fairly satisifed with care 1:13

  • Multimillion dollar paint job begins for bridge linking Cincinnati to Covington 2:06

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    WCBE Newscasts
    12:21 pm
    Mon March 8, 2010

    Ohio inmate scheduled to be executed Tuesday found unconscious--and--potential candidate in primary race for Senate seat fails to make ballot, plus more in this Monday morning newscast.

    Columbus, OH – Stories include:

  • Ohio inmate scheduled to be executed Tuesday found unconscious :00

  • Potential candidate in primary race for Senate seat fails to make ballot :34

  • Proposal to make texting while driving illegal moves to state legislature this week 1:10

  • Recession pushes families across Ohio to live apart to make ends meet 2:41

  • New state website launch celebrates Women's History Month 3:20

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    WCBE Newscasts
    7:59 pm
    Fri March 5, 2010

    Columbus police file charges in early morning shooting, and the latest unemployment numbers in this newscast

    Columbus, OH – Columbus police file charges in early morning shooting, and the latest unemployment numbers in this newscast.

    Ohio Public Radio
    7:54 pm
    Fri March 5, 2010

    The Last Truck

    Dayton, OH – The Last Truck has been nominated for an Oscar. The short film by local filmmakers Julia Reichert and Steve Bognar documents the final days during the closure of the General Motors Moraine Assembly Plant outside of Dayton. The Academy has extened invitations to several of the former autoworkers to attend the ceremony. From member station WYSO, Emily McCord has the story.

    Ohio Public Radio
    7:47 pm
    Fri March 5, 2010

    John Kasich interview with Cohen and Kasler

    On The Marquee
    3:59 pm
    Fri March 5, 2010

    March 7, 2010 On the Marquee

    New Releases Alice in Wonderland and Brooklyn's Finest, New DVDs 2012 and Where the Wild Things Are, 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, become a fan on Facebook.

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    It's Movie Time
    3:56 pm
    Fri March 5, 2010

    March 5, 2010 It's Movie Time: Brooklyn's Finest, Alice in Wonderland

    Films reviewed: Brooklyn's Finest, Alice in Wonderland

    It's Movie Time has won numerous national awards including Silver Microphone, Communicator, MarCom, 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
    12:40 pm
    Thu March 4, 2010

    Ohio lauded for buinesses startups, former AG's aides plead guilty to ethics charges, Wright-Pat officer faces sexual harassment charges -- these stories and more in this Thursday noon news.

    Columbus, OH – Stories include:

  • Economy in hard-hit Celevland picking up slightly
  • :31

  • For fourth year, state recognized for buiness startups
  • 1:16

  • Former AG's aides plead guilty to ethics charges
  • 2:24

  • Ohio advances to second round for "Race to the Top" funds
  • 3:06

  • Quarter of the state facing school levies in May
  • 3:43

  • Wright-Pat officer charged with sexual harassment
  • 4:39

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    WCBE Newscasts
    11:30 am
    Thu March 4, 2010

    Jury convicts cop in d-u-i fatal, Ohio native shot in Alabama moved to Georgia for treatment. These and other stories in this Wednesday morning newscast.

    Columbus, Oh –

  • Franklin County jury convicts former Columbus Reserve officer in d-u-i fatal crash.:00

  • Circleville native shot in Alabama moved to Georgia for care:26

  • Oil and Gas pipemaker opening Ohio plant:53

  • Feds attempt to reign-in Oil and Gas companies getting mixed results1:25

  • Columbus Schools Approve labor deal5:12

  • Odot says falling bridge concrete due to weather5:38

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    Cinema Classics
    2:21 pm
    Wed March 3, 2010

    March 4, 2010 Cinema Classics: Pre-Oscars for 09

    A Cinema Classic: Pre-Oscars for 09

    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
    1:09 pm
    Wed March 3, 2010

    Study headed by OSU researcher identifies the cost of food-borne illnesses. That story and more in this newscast

    Columbus, OH – Stories include:


  • Ohio Supreme Court ruling on hearing impaired juror :00


  • Legislative panel in shambles :45


  • OSU professor chronicles high cost of food-borne illness in the U.S. 1:28


  • O-DOT to repair potholes earlier and better this summer 4:41
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    WCBE Newscasts
    12:33 pm
    Tue March 2, 2010

    Parents of runaway teen say they want a reasonable chance for reconciliation--and--Official says production of jet fighter with Cincinnati-built engine may be delayed two years, plus more in this Tuesday afternoon newscast.

    WCBE Newscasts – Stories include:

  • Parents of teen who ran away after religious conversion say they want a reasonable chance for reconciliation :00

  • Air Force Secretary says production of jet fighter with Cincinnati-built engine will probably be delayed two years :42

  • Republican Jim Bunning of Kentucky again blocks Senate from extending unemployment and health benefits for the jobless 1:32

  • Ohioans who accidentally invested in 2007 Hollywood flop are upset 3:35

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    WCBE Newscasts
    11:58 am
    Tue March 2, 2010

    Columbus SWAT officers surrounded a north side building for several hours after officer shot by suspect--and--Ross County sheriffs say they've captured an inmate who escaped a prison farm job, plus more in this Tuesday morning newscast.

    Columbus, OH – Stories include:

  • Columbus SWAT officers surrounded a north side building for several hours after officer shot by suspect :00

  • Ross County sheriffs say they've captured an inmate who escaped a prison farm job :38

  • Federal bankruptcy judge approves Chrysler's planned auction of Twinsburg stamping plant 1:07

  • Union for many Ohio University workers approves three-year contract 1:27

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    WCBE Newscasts
    1:05 pm
    Mon March 1, 2010

    Prosecutors' closing arguments say there's overwhelming evidence an Ohio doctor killed his wife with cyanide--and--police officer who stopped to help motorist sent flying by out-of-control vehicle, plus more in this Monday afternoon newscast.

    Columbus, OH – Stories include:

  • Prosecutors' closing arguments say there's overwhelming evidence an Ohio doctor killed his wife with cyanide :00

  • Cleveland police officer who stopped to help motorist sent flying by out-of-control vehicle :40

  • Inmates work at Governor's house through program 1:17

  • Radio-station operator Regent Communications files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection 2:41

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    WCBE Newscasts
    12:54 pm
    Mon March 1, 2010

    Crime Stoppers group offers $2,000 for information about fatal shooting of Columbus minister--and--central figure in a 2006 investment scandal says he wasn't a thief, just a bad bookkeeper. Those plus more in this Monday morning newscast.

    Columbus, OH – Stories include:

  • Crime Stoppers group offers $2,000 for information about fatal shooting of Columbus minister :00

  • Central figure in a 2006 investment scandal says he wasn't a thief, just a bad bookkeeper :26

  • State legislature scheduled to consider more than 50 proposals this week 1:18

  • Duke Energy says billing glitch led to overcharge for 7% of its customers 2:25

  • Ohio gasoline prices up six cents this week 3:10

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    Movie Reviews
    2:39 pm
    Sat February 27, 2010

    Alice in Wonderland

    Mad as a Hatter

    "There is a place. Like no place on Earth. A land full of wonder, mystery, and danger! Some say to survive it: You need to be as mad as a hatter." The Mad Hatter (Johnny Depp)

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    It's Movie Time
    4:55 pm
    Fri February 26, 2010

    February 19, 2010 It's Movie Time:The Last Station and its Oscar Nominees

    Films reviewed: The Last Station and its Oscar Nominees

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

    Be sure to listen on Sunday mornings at 9:01 to On the Marquee, John and Kristin's weekly broadcast covering the latest movie releases, both on the screen and on DVD and Blu-ray.

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    WCBE Newscasts
    4:44 pm
    Fri February 26, 2010

    Judge rules Ohio youth detention programs can't withhold food from inmates who miss meals, and a record number of state concealed carry permits were issued last year. These stories and more in Friday's afternoon newscast.

    Columbus, OH – Stories include:

  • Report shows sales of existing homes fell in January to lowest level since last summer. :00

  • Judge rules Ohio youth detention programs can't withhold food from inmates who miss meals. :57

  • Record number of concealed carry permits issued last year since the law passed in 2004. 1:35

  • Federal government allowing guns in national parks creates conflicts with some state gun laws. 3:06
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    On The Marquee
    3:47 pm
    Fri February 26, 2010

    February 28, 2010 On the Marquee

    New Releases Cop Out and The Last Station, New DVDs The Informant! and The Damned United, 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, become a fan on Facebook.

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    WCBE Newscasts
    12:37 pm
    Fri February 26, 2010

    U.S. House Ethics Committee finds Ohio Congresswoman didn't violate House ethics rules, and Ohio Representative Dennis Kucinich grills Obama administration for leaving Ohio out of mortgage foreclosure program. This and more in Friday's noon newscast.

    Columbus, OH – Stories include

  • U.S. House Ethics Committee finds Ohio Congresswoman didn't violate House ethics rules. :00

  • Laurelville man will serve 18 years to life in prison for February 2006 murder. :45

  • Ridgefield town meeting addressed Akron-based First Energy ending discount for all-electric homes. 1:08

  • National Association of Realtors says January sales of existing homes fell to last summer's levels. 2:07

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