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Broadcast Bits
12:05 pm
Sun August 17, 2014

Reveal 3


PRX joins The Center for Investigative Reporting to reveal stories on the politics and influence around the U.S.'s drinking water...the extensive record of accidents and equipment failures in the Coast Guard...and how billions in taxpayer dollars meant for military veterans are flowing to private companies who fail our soldiers.

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Mobile Streaming
1:00 pm
Wed August 13, 2014

WCBE on iTunes Radio

Did you know WCBE is now available for streaming in iTunes Radio? We're joining a number of public radio stations around the country in the platform this month!

To start listening to WCBE and the programming you love, simply search WCBE inside iTunes Radio, and be sure to "add" our station to your personal "My Stations" list for future listening.

Fresh Air
9:20 am
Tue August 12, 2014

Robin Williams Remembered, Tuesday on Fresh Air

The Associated Press

On the next Fresh Air, we'll hear a tribute to actor and comedian Robin Williams, and listen back to an interview he recorded with Terry Gross in 2006.

Join us for Fresh Air, this Tuesday afternoon at 3pm, on 90.5 FM WCBE, Columbus.

Broadcast Bits
1:31 pm
Sun August 10, 2014

State of the Re:Union - Contested

Sports are unquestionably America's favorite pastime. We like to think they bring us together...but they are just as likely to tear us apart. We'll explore the good, the bad, and the ugly about sports in the United States.

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Ohio Amber Alert
4:14 pm
Sat August 9, 2014

Amber Alert Canceled 8/9/2014: Children Found Safe

Last updated 6:04 pm 8/9/2014


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Broadcast Bits
1:29 pm
Sun August 3, 2014

State of the Re:Union - The Sorting of America

Is a Utopia possible? We'll hear stories of people who think it is, learning about people moving to different corners of America to build or find themselves a haven.

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Broadcast Bits
1:05 pm
Tue July 29, 2014

Small Change Day is Coming Thursday August 31st!

Do you stash pennies, nickels, dimes and quarters somewhere in your home, car, or on your desk at work? Those little coins come in handy - for the meter, in the store, or as a helping hand!

Central Ohio hopes you give it a helping hand on Small Change Day, Thursday afternoon on July 31st. Stop by Fort Hayes to drop your change in our orange bucket, and if a lunchtime donor, enjoy a Velvet Ice Cream Treat or Destination Donuts treat! 

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Upcoming VIP Concerts
3:57 pm
Mon July 28, 2014

VIP Concerts: August & September 2014

 Thanks for supporting WCBE at our VIP membership level. The following tickets are available to current VIP members in August & September!

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Broadcast Bits
1:17 pm
Sun July 27, 2014

State of the Re:Union - Hawai'i - The Legacy of Sugar

Tina Antolini http://stateofthereunion.com/

Most people picture Hawai'i as a land of surfing and beaches. But in the state's past is a deep legacy of sugar, and that sweet industry's lasting effect on the islands.

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Newport Folk Festival 2014
10:49 am
Thu July 24, 2014

NPR Music Presents: Ryan Adams Live in Concert Fri. July 25th @6pm on wcbe.org

Julia Brokaw NPR Music

NPR Music, WFUV in New York City and FolkAlley.com are headed to the 2014 Newport Folk Festival this month, and we'll be gathering some great music listeners On Friday, July 25, we'll broadcast and webcast Ryan Adams LIVE from 6pm-7:30pm ET on wcbe.org!

Listen to the stream.

Broadcast Bits
11:26 am
Wed July 23, 2014

State of the Re:Union - Comics - With Great Power Comes Great Responsibility


Stories of real-life battles between good and evil in the world of comic books...including creators, whistleblowers, and the folks who bring comic books to life...plus people who fight for justice in their own cities.

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1:25 pm
Mon July 21, 2014


From artists like Fela Kuti to styles like samba, there’s an Afropop episode connecting the sounds of pop to the deep currents of history. And with Afropop’s podcast, you’ll get those stories, culture, and the best music in the world at your fingertips, available for your listening pleasure wherever YOU want it.
Hey Everybody, I wanted to take a minute to tell you about some really exciting changes starting at Afropop, namely, the (re)-launch of the Afropop Podcast. Starting today, every new episode of our award-winning program will be available in FULL as a free download in the "Podcast" section of the iTunes store , or through whatever podcaster you prefer.
Broadcast Bits
12:00 pm
Sat July 19, 2014

Intelligence Squared - Does Affirmative Action on College Campuses Do More Harm Than Good?

Illustration by Thomas James Intelligence Squared

Affirmative action in college admissions is meant to foster diversity, and provide equal educational opportunities. But critics claim it doesn't end up helping with either goal. Is it time to overhaul the way colleges think about affirmative action?

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Monthly Music & More
11:28 am
Wed July 16, 2014

Monthly Music & More : Rich Robinson Band Package Giveway!

Congratulations to Victor Elman and Steve Gall who are the winners of the Rich Robinson Band Giveaway!

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9:40 am
Fri July 11, 2014

Traffic Upadate 7/11/2014 9:40AM

There was  an accident earlier this morning on US-33 westbound at I-270. US-33 westbound is now reopened at I-270. 

Membership News
12:44 pm
Wed July 9, 2014

SOLD OUT - Michael Feldman's Whad'Ya Know? Live at Otterbein August 2!

This event has been SOLD OUT. Michael Feldman’s Whad’Ya Know? is live radio at its  best. Host Michael Feldman entertains and amuses with his own brand of humor and comic asides as he enlightens with “All The News That Isn’t”, interviews guests, trades quips with members of the live studio audience and quizzes two lucky contestants vying for unique prizes. Come on down and be a part of our live audience, talk to Michael on air and play the quiz – your fifteen minutes of fame are waiting for you! Columbus' own Lydia Loveless and Liz Lessner will also be on the the show!

11:48 am
Thu June 19, 2014

New Hall Of Fame Exhibit Honors 100th Anniversary Of Babe Ruth’s MLB Debut

In anticipation of the 100th anniversary of Babe Ruth’s first appearance in Major League Baseball, the Baseball Hall of Fame in Cooperstown opened a new exhibit this week, “Babe Ruth, His Life and Legend.” The Hall of Fame is also celebrating its 75th Anniversary. Bill Littlefield has more on the story...
The Baseball Hall of Fame opened a new exhibit on Babe Ruth in honor of the 100th anniversary of his MLB debut. Baseball Hall of Fame president Jeff Idelson joins Bill Littlefield to talk about the Babe and preview what the Hall has in store for its own anniversary.
Teacher Talk
12:00 pm
Wed June 18, 2014

Teacher Talk, June 17th, 2014: Sue Misiak's Final Show

Since Sue Misiak is retiring as host of Teacher Talk, CEA President Rhonda Johnson turns the table and hosts this program with Sue as guest. They will discuss Sue's teaching career, her position as host of Teacher Talk since 1987, most memorable guests, and her future plans. 

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Teacher Talk
12:00 pm
Wed June 4, 2014

Teacher Talk, June 3rd, 2014: Dr. Dan Good - State of the Schools

Recently new CEA officers Tracey Johnson and Phil Hayes appeared on this program to discuss some of the big issues currently facing the district. On this edition of Teacher Talk, Superintendent Dr. Dan Good joins host Sue Misiak to give his viewpoints on similar topics, such as school closings, the 3rd Grade Reading Guarantee, and a future levy. He'll also weigh in on the choice of CEA President Rhonda Johnson being selected as Education Director by Mayor Michael Coleman.

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Missing Adult Alert
1:12 pm
Tue June 3, 2014

Canceled: Missing Adult Alert 6/3/2014: Milton Alderman, Pike Co.

Milton Alderman

Update 6/3/2014 4:06pm: This alert has been canceled. The missing person has been found. A Missing Adult Alert has been issued by the Pike County Sheriff's Office statewide.

Information as of: June 3, 2014 at 12:13 PM

Be on the lookout for a missing adult. On June 3, 2014 at 6:45 AM, Mr. Alderman left his residence and hasn't returned.

The incident took place in Pike County, OH Denver Road in the city of Waverly.

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