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Ohio Public Radio
4:43 pm
Fri August 28, 2009

New Columbus park brings nature to the urban landscape.

Columbus, OH – Most cities have parks and greenspace, but a new park opened here in Columbus hopes to bring a lot more nature into the urban landscape. Ohio Public Radio's Karen Kasler reports.

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It's Movie Time
3:14 pm
Fri August 28, 2009

August 28, 2009 It's Movie Time; Taking Woodstock, Motherland, Adam

Films reviewed-- Taking Woodstock, Motherland, Adam

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

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WCBE Newscasts
12:35 pm
Fri August 28, 2009

Two state officials step down from Gov. Strickland's administration, and police identify a body found in a lake Erie marina earlier this week as a Toledo woman. These stories and more in today's noon newscast.

Columbus, OH – Stories include:

  • Two state officials step down from Gov. Strickland's administration. :00

  • Police identify body found in a lake Erie marina. :24

  • Cincinnati police chief says officer used unnecessary force in taser incident. :50

  • Columbus hospital study shows high costs for child stroke victims. 1:21

  • Cleveland-based Aero Instruments gets boost from in-demand aircraft speed sensors. 2:48

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    Ohio Public Radio
    11:47 am
    Fri August 28, 2009

    Taxpayer group advocates for 2010 back-to-school tax holiday.

    Columbus, OH – Ohio parents have been spending millions on school supplies and equipment, plus an extra six percent or so for state and local sales taxes. A newly formed taxpayer group is hoping there will be a three-day sales tax holiday before the start of next school year. Statehouse news correspondent Bill Cohen reports.

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    WCBE Newscasts
    11:40 am
    Fri August 28, 2009

    FBI arrests Ohio man in multi-state drug trafficking ring, and Ohio Department of Transportation approves additional $17.5 million for I-70/71 reconstruction.These stories plus more in this morning's newscast.

    Columbus, OH – Stories include:

  • FBI arrests Ohio man in multi-state drug trafficking ring. :00

  • Columbus Council on World Affairs discusses U.S.-Iran relations. :33

  • ODOT approves additional $17.5 million for I-70/71. 5:28

  • Ohio State tells fans to expect traffic delays on game days. 6:20

  • Two central Ohio men indicted on shooting London man. 8:53

  • Whitehall police looking for hit and run driver. 9:21

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    On The Marquee
    11:33 am
    Fri August 28, 2009

    August 30, 2009 On the Marquee

    New Movies Taking Woodstock and Adam, New DVDs Duplicity and Goodbye Solo, 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.

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    WCBE Stories
    7:02 am
    Fri August 28, 2009

    Iran's Nuclear Capability

    WCBE Stories
    6:55 am
    Fri August 28, 2009

    OSU Football Traffic

    Columbus, Oh – Ohio State University is warning football fans to expect extended delays in leaving the campus area on game days. Jim Letizia reports.

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    WCBE Newscasts
    4:54 pm
    Thu August 27, 2009

    State health department reports Ohio's first human West Nile case, and Columbus police search for a witness to last month's I-70 shooting. These stories plus more in today's afternoon newscast.

    Columbus, OH – Stories inlcude:

  • Columbus police searching for a witness to last month's I-70 shooting.
  • :00

  • Ohio's first human West Nile case is an 11-year-old boy.
  • :27

  • Law for preventing school hazards repealed over implementation cost.
  • 1:30

  • Taxpayer group works for back-to-school tax holiday.
  • 2:12

  • Stimulus plan boosted Ohio construction jobs in July.
  • 3:40

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    Cinema Classics
    4:39 pm
    Thu August 27, 2009

    August 27, 2009 A Cinema Classic:Food in Movies

    A Cinema Classic: Food in Movies

    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
    4:54 pm
    Wed August 26, 2009

    Authorities target mortgage fraud in Cleveland and schools across the country prepare for possible cases of H1N1 this fall. These stories and more in this afternoon's newscast.

    Columbus, OH – Stories include:

  • State and national authorities target mortgage fraud in Cleveland.
  • :00

  • A report from The Ohio State University shows lags in indications of women's advancement in the state.
  • :40

  • The Center for Disease Control issues new recommendations for controlling H1N1 at school.
  • 1:26

  • Companies that clean up meth labs have plenty of Ohio business.
  • 3:36

  • Ohio State urges fans to cheer their opening day football opponents.
  • 4:16

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    WCBE Newscasts
    1:01 pm
    Wed August 26, 2009

    Female body found in Lake Erie marina, Frontier Telephone buying up Ohio's Verizon landlines, and Ohio congressmen remember Sen. Ted Kennedy. These stories and more in today's noon newscast.

    Columbus, OH – Stories include:

  • Female body found in Lake Erie marina
  • :00

  • Youngstown vicious dog ordinance upheld by Ohio supreme court
  • :25

  • Ohio prison could abandon guard towers
  • 1:05

  • Safety tips for children heading back to school
  • 1:45

  • Preventing overweight backpacks and back pain for schoolchildren
  • 3:04

  • Frontier Telephone buying up Ohio's Verizon landlines
  • 3:44

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    WCBE Newscasts
    11:42 am
    Wed August 26, 2009

    Department of Education grades Ohio schools' performance, sixteen charter schools shut down, and the CDC develops new strategies for dealing with H1N1. These stories and more in this morning's newscast.

    Columbus, OH – Stories include:

  • Department of Education grades Ohio schools' performance
  • :00

  • Sixteen charter schools shut down
  • 1:26

  • Ohio's class of 2009 beats average SAT scores
  • 2:46

  • CDC develops new H1N1 containment strategies
  • 3:25

  • A Kentucky superintendent goes to court over living out of state
  • 4:52

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    WCBE Newscasts
    7:10 pm
    Tue August 25, 2009

    Cincinnati woman arrested in child's death, casino revenue taxes, mixed grades for Ohio schools -- these stories and more in this Tuesday afternoon news.

    Columbus, OH – Stories include:

  • Cincinnati woman arrested in child's death

  • Casino revenue taxes
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  • Mixed grades for Ohio schools
  • 2:17

  • Seniors score well on SAT
  • 3:26

  • Destroyers co-owner to run in 16th district
  • 4:12

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    WCBE Newscasts
    4:21 pm
    Tue August 25, 2009

    Columbus police investigate two fires, and report cards for school districts are in. Those stories and more in this newscast.

    Columbus, OH – Stories include:

  • Columbus police investigate two east side fires

  • Newark police identify fatal stabbing victim :27

  • Report cards come in for the state's school districts 1:01

  • Columbus Destroyers owner sets stage for congressional run 5:45

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    WCBE Newscasts
    4:08 pm
    Tue August 25, 2009

    Columbus police identify body found in Linden, and Senator Brown's stance on troop levels in Afghanistan. Those stories and more in this newscast.

    Columbus, OH – Stories include:

    Columbus police identify body found in North Linden

    Gahanna police officer fired, state trooper reassigned :21

    U.S. Senator Sherrod Brown on troop levels in Afghanistan 1:26

    Ohio Legislative Black Caucus questions State Senator Ray Miller's removal from key panels 2:40

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    WCBE Newscasts
    3:56 pm
    Tue August 25, 2009

    Arson ruling in Madison County, and auto thefts decline in Ohio. Those stories and more in this newscast

    Columbus, OH – Stories include:

  • Fatal fire in Madison County ruled arson

  • Columbus teen sentenced for role in multiple house fires :25

  • Auto thefts showing downward trend in Ohio :52

  • UD to link freshmen with coaches 3:53

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    WCBE Newscasts
    3:41 pm
    Mon August 24, 2009

    Former Dann aide enters pleas, and details on the design plans for the City Center property. Those stories and more in this newscast.

    Columbus, OH – Stories include:

  • Gutierrez pleads guilty to most charges and agrees to cooperate with Dann investigations

  • Auto thefts in Ohio down according to preliminary numbers 1:41

  • Design plans for City Center property 3:23

  • Algae surveillance 5:52

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