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Ohio Public Radio
10:49 am
Wed March 30, 2011

"Heartbeat Bill" scheduled to come out of House committee

Columbus, OH – A bill that would ban abortions after a fetal heartbeat is detected would be the most restrictive ban on abortion in the country, and it could come out of an Ohio House committee today. But as Ohio Public Radio's Karen Kasler reports, the bill highlights a big split in the anti-abortion community.

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WCBE Newscasts
10:40 am
Wed March 30, 2011

Logan police say they've found missing woman's body, "Heartbeat bill" could come out of an Ohio House committee, Cavs beat LeBron's Heat. These stories and more in this Wednesday morning newscast.

Columbus, OH – Stories you'll hear include:

  • Logan investigators say they've found the body of Summer Inman :00

  • "Heartbeat bill" could be headed to full Ohio House 1:11

  • Five state incentive packages to benefit central Ohio operations 3:48

  • Cavs beat Heat in Cleveland 6:11

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    WCBE Newscasts
    9:17 am
    Wed March 30, 2011

    Ohio House committee narrowly approves restrictive abortion bill, backers and critics of SB 5 claim to speak for majority of Ohioans, Danish company will not pull lethal injection drug -- these stories and more in this Wednesday afternoon news.

    Columbus, OH – Stories include:

  • Body of missing southern Ohio woman discovered in church septic tank

  • Ohio House committee narrowly approves restrictive abortion bill
  • :43

  • Backers and critics of SB 5 claim to speak for majority of Ohioans
  • 1:27

  • Code violations force 24 fire-watch at Chillicothe fire station
  • 3:25

  • Danish company will not pull lethal injection drug from U.S. market
  • 4:06

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    WCBE Newscasts
    12:32 pm
    Tue March 29, 2011

    Police ID predawn shooting victim, Dems deliver petitions opposing SB 5. These and other stories in this Tuesday Noon newscast.

    Columbus, OH –

  • Man critical following home invasion :00

  • Police identify man found dead on East side :15

  • Dems deliver 65-thousand petition signatures opposing SB 5 :35

  • Legislative groups fighting SB 5 1:10

  • SB 5 leads to rush of new collective bargaining agreements 2:06

  • Feds cite Massey with dozens of safety violations 2:44

  • Home prices falling 3:20

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    Ohio Public Radio
    10:53 am
    Tue March 29, 2011

    Collective bargaining bill ready for House floor vote

    Columbus, OH – At the Ohio statehouse, it was a day of partisan bickering, protest, and political theatrics. The action focused on Republican lawmakers as they recommended that the full Ohio House of Representatives okay a bill to slash union power in collective bargaining for public employees. Statehouse correspondent Bill Cohen reports.

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    WCBE Newscasts
    9:59 am
    Tue March 29, 2011

    Columbus man sentenced for killing his sibling, Ganley due in court. These and other stories in this Tuesday morning newscast.

    Columbus, OH –

  • Local man sentenced in double shooting :00

  • Former congressional candidate due in court today :20

  • Long-running Ohio factory to close, jobs moving to Canada :48

  • Bexley schools approve contract with teachers union 1:34

  • Hilliard schools say newly-approved cuts contingent on fate of May levy 2:07

  • Schools preparing for cuts in state aid 2:38

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    WCBE Newscasts
    9:18 am
    Tue March 29, 2011

    Former prison director and attorney ask for clemency for Clarence Carter, collective bargaining bill passes from committee to full House, 750K additional funds found for Grand Lakes St. Mary cleanup -- in this Tuesday afternoon news.

    Columbus, OH – Stories include:

  • Former prison director and attorney ask for clemency for Clarence Carter

  • Collective bargaining bill passes from committee to full House
  • :41

  • 750K additional funds found for Grand Lakes St. Mary cleanup
  • 4:59

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    Ohio Public Radio
    3:22 pm
    Mon March 28, 2011

    Questions about prison privatization

    Columbus, OH – There are a lot of questions about how Ohio will privatize its prisons. Ohio Governor John Kasich wants to sell five prisons to private companies. But that plan has its share of critics. Ohio Public Radio's Jo Ingles reports.

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    Ohio Public Radio
    3:20 pm
    Mon March 28, 2011

    Another plan to boost private school vouchers

    Columbus, OH – Governor John Kasich has proposed lifting the cap on the creation of new charter schools. He's also proposed quadrupling the number of vouchers the state hands out each year to help Ohio parents pay private school tuition bills for their children. Now, there's yet another idea to expand what supporters call "school choice." Statehouse correspondent Bill Cohen files this report.

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    WCBE Newscasts
    12:30 pm
    Mon March 28, 2011

    Train derailment prompts neighborhood evacuation, Honda expects production disruptions soon, poll finds support for Tressel. These stories and more in this Monday noon newscast.

    Columbus, OH – Stories you'll hear include:

  • Freight train derailment in Newton Falls :00

  • Honda expects production interruptions due to lack of parts from Japanese suppliers :31

  • Medals finally reach Ohio veteran 3:12

  • Loans available for Ohio counties hit by flooding 4:26

  • Poll on Tressel 5:04

  • UD basketball coach to take Georgia Tech job 6:24

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    WCBE Newscasts
    9:27 am
    Mon March 28, 2011

    House committee chair says substantive changes made to collective bargaining bill, Kasich proposes dramatically increasing vouchers program, Feds study of Blanchard River flooding delayed due to lack of funding -- in this Monday afternoon news.

    Columbus, OH –

  • House committee chair says substantive changes made to collective bargaining bill

  • Kasich proposes dramatically increasing vouchers program
  • :37

  • Feds study of Blanchard River flooding due to lack of funding
  • 4:45

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    Ohio Public Radio
    3:16 pm
    Fri March 25, 2011

    School districts seek specifics on state funding

    Columbus, OH – School districts are learning what they'd get under Gov. John Kasich's two year state budget. And Ohio Public Radio's Karen Kasler says there are plenty of questions about how much money they will actually get.

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    WCBE Newscasts
    12:29 pm
    Fri March 25, 2011

    Region's jobless rate lowest in Ohio, relatives of missing woman ordered held without bond. These and other stories in this Friday noon newscast.

    Columbus, OH –

  • Central Ohio's jobless rate lowest in the state :00

  • Judge orders Inman family members held without bond :41

  • Prisons Department wants to team with OSU to buy food 1:13

  • Akron businessman indicted in Ponzi scheme 1:43

  • Newark man denies role in Ponzi scheme 2:29

  • Newark City Council rejects labor deal with workers 2:52

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    It's Movie Time
    12:27 pm
    Fri March 25, 2011

    March 25, 2011 It's Movie Time: Limitless, Paul

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    WCBE Newscasts
    9:55 am
    Fri March 25, 2011

    Relatives charged with kidnapping Hocking County woman, Columbus murderer charged with two deaths in Cleveland. These and other stories in this Friday morning newscast.

    Columbus, OH –

  • Logan Police charge three relatives in woman's kidnapping :00

  • Man charged in cold-case slayings in Cleveland :33

  • Poll has more bad news for GOP :58

  • Ohio soldier killed in Afghanistan 2:13

  • Governor Kasich proposes funding cuts for most school districts 2:36

  • Former budget writers review Kasich budget plan 3:24

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    On The Marquee
    9:46 am
    Fri March 25, 2011

    March 27, 2011 On the Marquee

    New Releases Sucker Punch and Certified Copy, New DVDs The Tourist and Yogi Bear 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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    Ohio Public Radio
    3:12 pm
    Thu March 24, 2011

    Former budget gurus analyze Kasich's proposal

    Columbus, OH – In the week since Gov. John Kasich's budget was released, there have been a lot of questions raised about it. But the governor's office has said it's complicated and hard to explain, though they'll attempt to do that in the next few weeks. In the meantime, Ohio Public Radio's Karen Kasler sat down with two experts who've put together state budget plans and asked them for their reviews.

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    WCBE Newscasts
    12:39 pm
    Thu March 24, 2011

    Man found dead in burning trailer, search continues for missing Hocking County woman. These and other stories in this Thursday noon newscast.

    Columbus, OH –

  • Coshocton County man killed in trailer fire :00

  • Logan Police searching for missing woman :19

  • 10-year-old charged in gang-related beating :45

  • Hospital patient indicted in death of another patient 1:32

  • Boehner demands POTUS outline goals in Lybia 1:56

  • Proposed state budget cuts funding for Air Quality Development Authority 3:34

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    Cinema Classics
    12:35 pm
    Thu March 24, 2011

    March 24, 2011 Cinema Classics: Eli Wallach

    A Cinema Classic: Eli Wallach

    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
    12:30 pm
    Thu March 24, 2011

    Former Cuayhoga county judge charged with lying to FBI, Cleveland Catholic diocese priest suspended for tax fraud, and Govenor Kasich proposes plan to sell state prisons to private companies. All this and more in this Thursday afternoon newscast.

    Columbus, OH –

  • Former Cuayhoga county judge on trial on charges of lying to FBI

  • Cleveland Catholic diocese priest suspended for tax fraud:23

  • Stark County official appeals for former job claiming unfair dismission:48

  • Govenor Kasich proposes plan to sell state prisons to private companies3:10

  • Former govenor Strickland isn't discussing being next chair for Democratic National Committee.4:48
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