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WCBE Newscasts
10:48 am
Wed February 21, 2007

8:30 newscast

Columbus, OH – Stories you'll hear:

Sherrod Brown tours the state asking cities how Congress can help them grow and retain jobs...New measure would make it easier for workers to form unions...

WCBE Newscasts
10:40 am
Wed February 21, 2007

8:06 newscast

Columbus, OH – Stories you'll hear include:

Toledo police officer dies in shootout...Social worker admits negligence in caged kids case...IRS unveils top scams of the tax season...Blues beat Blue Jackets...

WCBE Newscasts
1:03 am
Wed February 21, 2007

Noon newscast

Columbus, OH – Stories you'll hear include:

Toledo police make an arrest in this morning's fatal shooting of a detective...Delphi agrees to sell Columbus facility...Students at Ohio University dubbed as the top illegal music downloaders...Will politics hinder efforts to solve Ohio's school funding problem...

WCBE Stories
1:30 am
Tue February 20, 2007

Columbus, AEP launch Scioto Mile campaign

Columbus, OH – The City of Columbus has big plans to make downtown's riverfront a beautiful, modern park. Hear Columbus Mayor Michael Coleman talk with WCBE about the plans for the Scioto Mile.

WCBE Newscasts
1:26 am
Tue February 20, 2007

Noon newscast

Columbus, OH – Stories you'll hear include:

JetBlue tries to recover from mishaps...Roofing problems might arise in Ohio...Gypsy Moth control continues...Doctors say eat those veggies...

WCBE Newscasts
1:15 am
Tue February 20, 2007

8:06 newscast

Columbus, OH – Stories you'll hear include:

Details of former Columbus parks director revealed...Strickland clarifies remarks on Iraqi refugees...Does Ohio lack quality workers...Who's number one in men's college hoops...

WCBE Newscasts
12:40 am
Mon February 19, 2007

Noon newscast

Columbus, OH – Stories you'll hear include:

Kenyon College swimmer dies...Southwest Ohio pastor sentenced...Panel recommends math and science awareness...Cockfighting ring broken up in Medina County...Insurance claims from winter storms begin...

Movie Reviews
1:25 pm
Sat February 17, 2007

The Astronaut Farmer

Silo Envy

Slow

"If we don't have our dreams, we have nothing" Charles Farmer

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It's Movie Time
2:16 pm
Fri February 16, 2007

It's Movie Time, February 16, 2007 On-Demand

Films reviewed: Breach, Children of Men


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


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Movie Reviews
12:10 pm
Fri February 16, 2007

Ghost Rider

Enjoyable junk

Ghost Rider is comic book set to film, with all the silliness and adolescent horror characteristic of the genre. I am not a fan of the GR comic, as the star Nicholas Cage is reported to be, but I got a big kick out of the cycling blazing skeleton.

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10:31 am
Fri February 16, 2007

Cameras making Columbus safer according to police

Columbus, OH – Opponents of the cameras Ohio cities like Columbus are using to catch red-light runners and speeders have claimed the sytems are simply a way to raise revenue. But Columbus officials say the cameras are protecting public safety. Newly released figures from the Columbus Division of Police show that crashes in the city have dropped since the camera system was put in place at various intersections about a year ago. Listen to WCBE's interview with Columbus Police Sergeant Kevin Corcoran.

WCBE Newscasts
10:16 am
Fri February 16, 2007

6:33 newscast

Columbus, OH – Stories you'll hear include:

Couple that put kids in cages sentenced to two years in prison...Reporters won't have to give up interview notes, but might testifty in Liz Carroll trial...Five heart attack deaths in Northern Ohio caused by shovelling snow...Sidewalk snow liabilities...OSU women's basketball team wins again...

WCBE Newscasts
12:27 am
Fri February 16, 2007

9:06 Newscast

Columbus, OH – Stories you'll hear include:

Akron-based Goodyear suffers millions in losses from recent strike...Chrysler downsizing will be felt in Ohio...More state budget concerns...Ohio among states with salmonella outbreak related to peanut butter...Governor Strickland criticizes President Bush's plan for Iraq refugees...

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WCBE Stories
3:33 am
Thu February 15, 2007

Foodbanks want program for seniors to continue

Columbus, OH – For the second straight year, President Bush has proposed cutting the Commodity Supplemental Food Program, which provides monthly boxes of food for the poor - primarily seniors. The Republican-controlled Congress restored a planned cut last year, and foodbanks across the country hope the Democratic-led legislature does the same this year. Hear reaction from the Mid-Ohio Foodbank in this WCBE story.

WCBE Newscasts
12:37 am
Thu February 15, 2007

Noon newscast

Columbus, OH – Stories you'll hear include:

Thousands of Ohioans still without electricity...Airport delays likely to continue through the weekend...City of Columbus service line receives hundreds of calls and emails...Establishing wildlife habitat a trend on corporate grounds...Bowling Green game under review...

12:18 am
Thu February 15, 2007

City working to clear streets

Columbus, OH – The City of Columbus has hired more private contractors yesterday and teamed up with Franklin County snow removal crews to clear major streets and begin working in residential areas. Officials say clearing all city streets will take a few more days. Hear about the city's progress in WCBE's interview with Assistant Public Service Director Mary Carran Webster.

WCBE Newscasts
12:00 am
Thu February 15, 2007

6:33 newscast

Columbus, OH – Stories you'll hear include:

A detailed update on the progress in Columbus to clear the roads...Ohio teen okay after being buried in the snow by a plow...

Movie Reviews
10:11 am
Tue February 13, 2007

Breach

Who's watching whom?

Drive a truck.

"That the spy will fabricate his information is a mere commonplace. But in the sphere of political and revolutionary action, relying partly on violence, the professional spy has every facility to fabricate the very facts themselves, and will spread the double evil of emulation in one direction, and of panic, hasty legislation, unreflecting hate, on the other. However, this is an imperfect world --" Joseph Conrad, The Secret Agent

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WCBE Newscasts
10:42 am
Mon February 12, 2007

9:06 Newscast

Columbus, OH – Stories you'll hear include:

Comair/pilots contract deadline nears...Jury selection begins in murder trial of Liz Carroll...More stolen items showing up on internet auction sites...TV viewers see house design and building process for Whitehall's Jason Thomas...Blue Jackets scolded by coach...

WCBE Newscasts
10:34 am
Mon February 12, 2007

6:33 newscast

Columbus, OH – Stories you'll hear include:

Student arrested for bomb threats at Northeast Ohio high school...Report finds school districts get limited information when conducting criminal background checks...Ohio lawmaker wants to crack down on repeat drunk drivers...Concern over possible Strickland appointee...College town considers beer tax for safety enforcement...

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