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Ohio Public Radio
5:43 am
Wed July 25, 2007

Black bears in Ohio

Columbus, OH – Black bear sightings always peak in the month of July. That's the height of the breeding season. And this year, there's a better chance than ever that Ohioans will see black bears. In an interview with Ohio Public Radio's Jo Ingles, the Ohio Division of Wildlife's Dan Kramer explains black bears are becoming more common in Ohio.

Ohio Public Radio
1:15 am
Wed July 25, 2007

Foodbanks warn of tainted food

Columbus, OH – The Ohio Association of Second Harvest Foodbanks has an important warning for Ohioans who have received food from their local food banks, pantries, and some county offices. In an interview with Ohio Public Radio's Jo Ingles, the foodbank's director, Lisa Hamler Fugitt, says don't eat the Castlebury chili.


Also included in the recall are Castleberry's hot dog chili sauce, Austex Hot Dog Chili Sauce, or Kroger Hot Dog Chili Sauce. Anyone who has received these products in a food pantry box since mid March should immediately throw those cans away.

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WCBE Newscasts
12:54 am
Wed July 25, 2007

Noon

Columbus, OH – Today's stories include:

- Court rules domestic violence laws and gay marriage ban not in conflict

- Data-losing intern claims Governor Strickland used him as scapegoat

- Number of idle teens increases

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WCBE Newscasts
11:59 am
Tue July 24, 2007

7:06

Columbus, OH – Stories you'll hear:

Head of OSU Medical Center leaving - Scrap metal theft ordinance passes unanimously

WCBE Newscasts
11:55 am
Tue July 24, 2007

6:33

Columbus, OH – Stories you'll hear include:

Child who had rare transplant in Columbus has died - Two teens formally charged in Newark man's death - Key group of people left out of blood drives

WCBE Newscasts
12:32 am
Tue July 24, 2007

Noon

Columbus, OH – Stories you'll hear include:

Arrests made in Columbus arson and shooting - Study on streetcar system for Columbus continues - 13 Wendy's restaurants close - Millions spent to overturn recently passed limits on strip clubs - Ash borer emerges in Cincinnati - Common cold prevention tips

WCBE Stories
12:19 am
Tue July 24, 2007

Cutting scrap metal thefts in Columbus

Columbus, OH – Columbus City Council unanimously approved a new scrap metal ordinance, placing new regulations on scrap yards that officials hope will reduce the number of local metal thefts. Hear the details from Jim Letizia.

Ohio Public Radio
12:11 am
Tue July 24, 2007

Blood drives and the military

Columbus, OH – Groups throughout Ohio often organize blood drives to help with certain causes. But as Ohio Public Radio's Jo Ingles reports, there's a group that cannot directly benefit from blood drives and that has some people seeing red.

Ohio Public Radio
12:09 am
Tue July 24, 2007

Recruiting strategy for poll workers sparks controversy

Columbus, OH – It's recruitment season for boards of elections, and they're trying many ideas to persuade people to spend all of election day - dawn to long after dusk - at the polls. But one idea has sparked sharp words over what poll workers can wear. Ohio Public Radio's Karen Kasler reports.

WCBE Newscasts
12:04 am
Tue July 24, 2007

7:33

Columbus, OH – Stories you'll hear include:

Judge gives the okay for convicted terrorist to testify in suspected terrorist's case - Recruiting poll workers - Cleveland Brown looks to make it through training camp

Ohio Public Radio
10:05 am
Mon July 23, 2007

New strategy to curb drunk driving

Columbus, OH – Ohio legislators are looking at yet ANOTHER way to crack down on drunk drivers. This latest twist is based on technology. Statehouse correspondent Bill Cohen reports.

WCBE Newscasts
10:00 am
Mon July 23, 2007

7:33

Columbus, OH – Former Columbus Clipper coaching in the minor leagues dies after being hit by a ball - Couple not seriously hurt in last night's plane crash in Columbus - Indians on a roll, Reds continue slump

WCBE Newscasts
9:56 am
Mon July 23, 2007

7:06

Columbus, OH – Stories you'll hear include:

Moms file complaint against Columbus condo manager - Montgomery County Elections officials rethink attire propoal - Ohio lawmakers consider new technology to curb drunk driving

WCBE Newscasts
9:52 am
Mon July 23, 2007

6:33

Columbus, OH – Stories you'll hear include:

Ambulance driver may have been at fault in fatal crash - Ohio and other states consider truck-only lanes - Columbus City Council set to pass scrap metal theft measure - Investment freezes with tuition - Big bonus for Holbrook

Movie Reviews
9:35 am
Mon July 23, 2007

Talk to Me

Talking to Each Other

Barely a scene overplayed

"I'll tell it to the hot, I'll tell it to the cold. I'll tell it to the young, I'll tell it to the old. I don't want no laughin', I don't want no cryin', and most of all, no signifyin'. This is Petey Greene's Washington." Petey Greene

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WCBE Newscasts
12:37 am
Mon July 23, 2007

Noon

Columbus, OH – Stories you'll hear include:

Officials near Cleveland find the body of second swimmer missing since Thursday - Columbus man recovering from funeral procession accident - Fostering better farmer-government relationships - Big indoor marijuana-growing operations showing up in Northeast Ohio - Overweight trend in kids continues - Meet the Tiger Woods of horseshoes

Movie Reviews
4:59 pm
Sun July 22, 2007

Rescue Dawn

We're outta here!

Some are better than others.

Rescue Dawn earns an "A" by almost any standard of cinematic criticism, except for the rating exclusively judged against the brilliant director, Werner Herzog, with his own films. Then it earns a "B."

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WCBE Newscasts
9:48 am
Fri July 20, 2007

7:33

Columbus, OH – Stories you'll hear include:

Macy's dress code draws lawsuit - Some state legislators want a profits tax on oil companies - Indians/Reds report

WCBE Newscasts
9:41 am
Fri July 20, 2007

7:06

Columbus, OH – Stories you'll hear include:

Search for two swimmers in Lake Erie - Suspected terrorist wants to call convicted terrorist for testimony in his defense - The Akron Alligator

WCBE Newscasts
9:38 am
Fri July 20, 2007

6:33

Columbus, OH – Stories you'll hear include:

Three Hamilton County child services workers suspended for poor case handling - Athens woman charged in death of OU student - Strip club owners and activists who favor limits on the businesses battle over group names - Ohio vets receive lowest disability pay

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