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9:01 am
Wed January 7, 2009

January 8, 2009 Cinema Classics #11 Westerns

A Cinema Classic: Westerns

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
1:55 am
Wed January 7, 2009

Wednesday morning news

Columbus, OH –

Stories include:

  • Unemployment claims systems in Ohio buckle under the onslaught of people who lost their jobs in 2008 - 3:31

  • More than 160 community-based organizations are asking president-elect Barack Obama and Ohio's congressional delegation to support economic stimulus - 6:11

  • Mid-Ohio Foodbank says demand for food was up 14% in 2008 over the last year - 7:11

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    WCBE Newscasts
    1:17 am
    Wed January 7, 2009

    Developing Wednesday afternoon

    Columbus, OH –

    Stories include:

  • Ohio joins multistate investigation to find the source of salmonella bacteria that has sickened at least 50 people since October -

  • Ohio's teen pregnancy rate ranks just below national average in new report based on 2006 numbers -

  • Despite controversial system of funding education, Ohio gets good marks when it comes to financing schools -

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    Ohio Public Radio
    12:51 am
    Wed January 7, 2009

    Strickland vetoes election reform bill

    Columbus, OH – An election reform bill passed by the former Ohio General Assembly will not become law. Ohio Public Radio's Jo Ingles explains why.

    Ohio Public Radio
    12:48 am
    Wed January 7, 2009

    Governor signs booster seat bill

    Ohio Public Radio
    12:44 am
    Wed January 7, 2009

    Legislature begins work

    Columbus, OH – Lawmakers arrived at the Statehouse for their first day of work in the new General Assembly. The swearing-in ceremonies marked a major change in power in the House and business as usual in the Senate, and that might create problems in dealing with the state's economic challenges. Statehouse correspondents Karen Kasler and Jo Ingles filed this tag-team report.

    Movie Reviews
    12:08 pm
    Tue January 6, 2009

    Defiance

    A powerful reminder

    Jews have had a difficult time countering the opinion that they did not resist the Nazis enough, even in the face of Casablanca's hero, Victor Laslow, and the heroics of Escape from Sobibor, a challenge of conscience as all German guards had to be killed in order for 600 Jews to escape. Defiance needs to be added to the list of powerful reminders that Jews defied the Nazis in numbers and spirit.

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    WCBE Newscasts
    4:33 am
    Tue January 6, 2009

    Developing Tuesday afternoon

    Columbus, OH –

    Stories include:

  • Columbus police have made an arrest in case of man wounded this morning at an east side tavern -

  • U.S. House minority leader John Boehner says he worries new economic stimulus package could include wasteful spending -

  • President-elect Obama chooses Ohio University photojournalism professor to be official White House photographer -

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    WCBE Newscasts
    4:27 am
    Tue January 6, 2009

    Tuesday morning news

    Columbus, OH –
    Stories include:

  • Columbus schools may soon have several seats to fill, as Alison Holm reports - :23

  • Members of Ohio Senate were sworn into office on Monday, as Jo Ingles reports - 1:26

  • Source says former board member of Cincinnati-based Proctor and Gamble to run for California governor - 3:25

  • Ohio State loses third consecutive bowl game at the Fiesta Bowl - 7:22

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    WCBE Newscasts
    4:13 am
    Tue January 6, 2009

    Tuesday morning news

    Columbus, OH –
    Stories include:

  • Columbus schools may soon have several seats to fill, as Alison Holm reports -

  • Members of Ohio Senate were sworn into office on Monday, as Jo Ingles reports -

  • Source says former board member of Cincinnati-based Proctor and Gamble to run for California governor -

  • Ohio State loses third consecutive bowl game at the Fiesta Bowl

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    Ohio Public Radio
    1:25 am
    Tue January 6, 2009

    Calls for at least some tax hikes

    Columbus, OH – Ohio's top political leaders keep insisting they won't raise taxes to help plug an estimated 7 billion dollar state government budget shortfall ....but that's alarming some social welfare activists. They're worried that without at least SOME tax hikes, government programs will have to be slashed too much and Ohio's most vulnerable citizens will suffer. As the new year dawns, the advocates are mounting a campaign to save their pet programs....as Statehouse correspondent Bill Cohen reports.

    12:30 am
    Tue January 6, 2009

    Videogames are a drain on some home energy bills

    Columbus, OH – While video games are popular, many users don't know about what they can do to one's home energy bill. The Environment Report's Mark Brush has details.

    WCBE Newscasts
    11:17 am
    Mon January 5, 2009

    Monday morning news

    Columbus, OH –

    Stories include:

  • Today is "swearing in" day for members of Ohio legislature - 3:30

  • Columbus police report 2008 had fourth-highest homicide total since 1990 - :42

  • Governor Ted Strickland joins with other governors to tell federal government stimulus must include money for individual states - 2:14

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    4:32 am
    Mon January 5, 2009

    Green Tip 2 - Sack the Bag

    HOCKING HILLS, OH –

    "It's time to sack the bag"! It's time to "sack" the bag the plastic grocery bag, that is.

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    4:27 am
    Mon January 5, 2009

    Green Tip 1 - Waste Reduction

    Hocking HIlls, OH –

    What is waste reduction? It is simply trying not to use and throw away as much "stuff". How do we do this? Well, most people think recycle. But, this is really only part of the answer. Waste reduction and recycling really has 3 words that begin with the letter "R" Reduce, Reuse, Recycle.

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    4:26 am
    Mon January 5, 2009

    Green Tip 3 - A Step Back In Time

    HOCKING HILLS, OH –

    This week's green tip doesn't cost you a dime. In fact, implementing these simple steps (the sooner the better, please), will not only save a lot of dimes on your energy bills, but will help make giant leaps towards putting the brakes on climate change.

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    Ohio Public Radio
    1:22 am
    Mon January 5, 2009

    Energy grants for homeowners

    Columbus, OH – Install a wind turbine or a solar heater in your house.....and get the state government to HELP pay the bill. That's the deal that Ohio's Energy Office is offering. Statehouse correspondent Bill Cohen has details.

    Ohio Public Radio
    1:21 am
    Mon January 5, 2009

    Ohio Senate leaders look ahead to 2009 challenges

    Columbus, OH – Things may be a bit chaotic in the Ohio House in the new session, as majority control shifts to the Democrats for the first time in 14 years. It'll be quieter in the Senate, which stays in Republican hands. But lawmakers there still have challenges ahead. Statehouse correspondent Karen Kasler talked to the leaders of the Senate.

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