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WCBE Newscasts
11:20 am
Tue March 3, 2009

Tuesday morning news

Columbus, OH – Stories include:

  • Ohio is retraining employees at Marion Juvenile Correctional Facility after report questions staff preparedness - :32

  • Republican state auditor Mary Taylor says she can't perform the 2008 audit because the Democratic governor is withholding information - 1:34

  • Columbus Dispatch to lay off 45 newsroom employees beginning April 3rd - 4:09

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    Ohio Public Radio
    11:17 am
    Tue March 3, 2009

    Ohio Attorney General brings Antioch College closer to re-opening

    Columbus, OH – Ohio's Attorney General is being asked to take action that could pave the way for Antioch College in Yellow Springs to re-open its doors. Ohio Public Radio's Jo Ingles reports.

    Ohio Public Radio
    11:04 am
    Tue March 3, 2009

    Training centers bridge gap between employee skills and employer needs

    Columbus, OH – Ohio continues to lose jobs. But there are thousands of existing positions that go unfilled due to a mismatch between what employers need and what the available talent pool offers. David C. Barnett of member station WCPN in Cleveland reports.

    WCBE Newscasts
    9:45 am
    Tue March 3, 2009

    Tuesday afternoon news

    Columbus, Ohio – Stories include:

  • ODOT charged with promotion denial and coverup

  • Stae auditor debates running for Voinvovich's seat 1:07

  • Ohio House and Senate work on tax credits for filmmakers 1:42

  • City council approves annual hotel-tax collection 4:41

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    WCBE Newscasts
    12:31 am
    Tue March 3, 2009

    Developing Tuesday afternoon

    Columbus – Stories include:

  • U.S. Coast Guard says a man rescued in Florida following a weekend boating accident is an Ohio native - :49

  • AP source says General Motors may buy back a steering operation from its former parts arm - 1:37

  • New study shows 1 in 25 Ohio adults is in prison, on parole, or probation - 2:06

  • Annual report shows more Ohioans obtaining concealed weapons permits - 2:36

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    WCBE Newscasts
    11:10 am
    Mon March 2, 2009

    Monday morning news

    Columbus, OH – Stories include:

  • Authorities say a Cleveland man escaped from the city's jail by climbing through a vent until the ceiling collapsed - :19

  • Ohio hospitals object to fees proposed by Governor Ted Strickland - 2:11

  • Associated Press reports daughter of former Ohio governor is Obama's choice for Secretary of Health - 5:15

  • Ohio and Pennsylvania counties share job training resources under a new workforce development program - 6:42

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    Ohio Public Radio
    11:07 am
    Mon March 2, 2009

    Government agencies fight back against consumer rip-offs

    Columbus, OH – Consumer rip-offs are on the rise again. That's the word from Ohio's Attorney General, but he says his office and other government agencies are fighting back. Statehouse Correspondent Bill Cohen has details.

    Ohio Public Radio
    10:55 am
    Mon March 2, 2009

    Mobile food pantry offers choices to recipients

    Columbus, OH – Advocates for the needy in Ohio say as the economic crisis drags on, they fear not only for the populations they work with, but also that the charities and agencies that help them are increasingly vulnerable. But at least one agency says it's not too down to reach out to others--and it's taking its mission on the road. Ohio Public Radio's Karen Kasler reports.

    WCBE Newscasts
    7:39 am
    Mon March 2, 2009

    Monday afternoon news

    Columbus, Ohio – Stories include:

  • Timken cuts 400 salaried jobs

  • National College to open branch in Columbus 1:20

  • Toledo electricity plant ducking fish kill fines 3:12

  • Cuyahoga River gets poor pollution score 4:52

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    WCBE Newscasts
    7:06 am
    Mon March 2, 2009

    Monday afternoon news

    Columbus, Ohio – Stories include:

  • Timken cuts 400 salaried jobs

  • National College to open branch in Columbus 1:20

  • Toledo electricity plant ducking fish kill fines 3:12

  • Cuyahoga River gets poor pollution score 4:52

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    WCBE Newscasts
    7:06 am
    Mon March 2, 2009

    Monday afternoon news

    Columbus, Ohio – Stories include:

  • Timken cuts 400 salaried jobs

  • National College to open branch in Columbus 1:20

  • Toledo electricity plant ducking fish kill fines 3:12

  • Cuyahoga River gets poor pollution score 4:52

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    WCBE Newscasts
    7:06 am
    Mon March 2, 2009

    Monday afternoon news

    Columbus, Ohio – Stories include:

  • Timken cuts 400 salaried jobs

  • National College to open branch in Columbus 1:20

  • Toledo electricity plant ducking fish kill fines 3:12

  • Cuyahoga River gets poor pollution score 4:52

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    WCBE Newscasts
    12:43 am
    Mon March 2, 2009

    Developing Monday afternoon

    Columbus, OH – Stories include:

  • PNC Financial Services Group plans to cut its quarterly dividend 85% to save a billion dollars a year - :35

  • Ohio's Attorney General Office improves its consumer protection website - 1:07

  • Authorities in Cleveland capture an inmate who escaped from jail by climbing through a vent - 2:03

  • Evaluation says Cleveland-area river that caught fire 40 years ago is improving environmentally - 2:32

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    WCBE Stories
    12:35 am
    Mon March 2, 2009

    Library job help system provides aid in tough times

    Columbus, OH – As the economy has fallen on hard times, the Columbus Metropolitan Libraries have seen an increase in the number of patrons walking through the door. Despite having their own budgetary concerns, the libraries have a new job help program to aid people in their search for work. WCBE's Casey Best reports.

    It's Movie Time
    3:38 pm
    Fri February 27, 2009

    February 27, 2009 It's Movie Time: Danny Boyle

    Films reviewed: Danny Boyle's 28 Days Later, Trainspotting, Millions

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


    Kristin Dreyer Kramer is editor-in-chief of NightsAndWeekends.com. Read her reviews at

    NightsAndWeekends.com

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    WCBE Stories
    11:33 am
    Fri February 27, 2009

    Mayor Coleman delivers tenth State of the City speech

    Columbus, OH – FULL TEXT OF 2009 STATE OF THE CITY ADDRESS:
    Thank you Dr. Harris for your introduction and for the wonderful work you're
    doing on behalf of our kids at Columbus City Schools. Thank you also to
    Representative Weddington for hosting us here in your district and for your
    work at the Statehouse. I also want to thank Principal Monique Jacquet for
    allowing us to be here tonight at East High School. Thanks to the Columbus
    Police Honor Guard and the Fort Hayes Metropolitan Singers for that wonderful

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    WCBE Newscasts
    11:17 am
    Fri February 27, 2009

    Friday morning newscast

    Columbus, OH – Stories include:

  • Worthington man sentenced yesterday to 20 years in prison over allegations he joined Al Qaeda - :00

    Columbus-based Limited Brands says lower-than-expected holiday sales means 400 workers will be laid off - 5:25

    More than 10,000 applications have been submitted to the website established to help the state spend its $8.2 billion share of the federal economic stimulus package - 6:36

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    Ohio Public Radio
    11:08 am
    Fri February 27, 2009

    Ohio alters process for youth detention facilities

    Columbus, OH – The Ohio Department of Youth Services is changing the process for determing how long kids are held in state detention centers. The changes are designed to give kids more opportunities for community based treatment and less time in youth detention. Ohio Public Radio's Jo Ingles reports.

    WCBE Newscasts
    12:26 am
    Fri February 27, 2009

    Developing Friday afternoon

    Columbus, OH – Stories include:

  • White House says President Obama to attend graduation ceremony for the 27 Columbus police recruits whose jobs were spared with stimulus money - 1:17

  • President Obama's first federal budget proposal sparks howls of protest from Republicans - 1:37

  • Ohio's unemployment rate rises to 8.8% in January - 3:02

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    Cinema Classics
    2:49 pm
    Thu February 26, 2009

    February 26, 2009 Cinema Classics #18 Kate Winslet

    A Cinema Classic: Kate Winslet

    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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