Jim Letizia

Reporter, News Anchor

Jim has been with WCBE since 1996. Before that he worked as a reporter at another Columbus radio station, and for three newspapers in Southwest Florida.

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12:24 pm
Fri July 26, 2013

Cyclospora Outbreak Hits Ohio

A 63-year-old Lucas County woman is among at least 285 people sickened in an outbreak of Cyclospora in Ohio, Georgia and nine other states.

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12:19 pm
Fri July 26, 2013

Hover Cart Offered At Clark County Golf Course

A Clark County golf course is now offering a new type of cart for its players.

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12:15 pm
Fri July 26, 2013

Oberlin Ranked As Ohio's Best College

Forbes Magazine has named Oberlin College as the best in Ohio.

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12:00 pm
Fri July 26, 2013

Boil Alert In Ashville

The Ashville Water Department has issued a boil alert for residents and businesses until 9 p.m. Saturday.

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11:59 am
Fri July 26, 2013

Police ID South Linden Shooting Victim

Columbus police have identified the man shot and killed in South Linden on Wednesday night.

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11:57 am
Fri July 26, 2013

Ohio Man Pleads Not Guilty To White House Security Breach

A Kettering man has pleaded not guilty to federal charges of crashing his SUV into steel barriers near the White House last month.

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8:24 am
Fri July 26, 2013

Police Break Up Newark Gang

Newark police say they have broken up a violent gang.

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8:17 am
Fri July 26, 2013

Local Builder Releases 2Q Results

Columbus-based builder M/I Homes says second quarter profit rose as compared with the same period last year.

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8:16 am
Fri July 26, 2013

More Nursing Home Deaths Blamed On Legionnaires' Disease

The death toll from a Legionnaires' Disease outbreak at a Reynoldsburg nursing home is rising.

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8:14 am
Fri July 26, 2013

Burning Body Found In Morgan County

Morgan County sheriff's deputies are awaiting autopsy results on the body of a man found burning along a rural road yesterday.

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8:13 am
Fri July 26, 2013

Man Convicted Of Assaulting Columbus Cop

A homeless, wheelchair bound man was convicted yesterday of assaulting a Columbus police officer.

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8:04 am
Fri July 26, 2013

Fire Damages Local Business

Fire officials are investigating the cause of last night's blaze at a Delaware County recreational vehicle business.

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7:55 am
Fri July 26, 2013

House Committee Holds Hearing On IRS Scandal

The Ohio House Policy and Legislative Oversight Committee met in Cincinnati Thursday to hear from conservative and progressive groups who claim they were targeted by the IRS.

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7:46 am
Fri July 26, 2013

Two Counties May Seek Disaster Aid

Lake and Cuayhoga counties are assessing damage from last week's heavy rains and flooding, in the hope of seeking state and federal disaster aid.

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7:33 am
Fri July 26, 2013

Officials Seek More Funding For Blanchard River Study

Findlay officials who are pushing for the completion of a flood control study got less money than they wanted from the federal government.

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7:31 am
Fri July 26, 2013

Police Chief Seeks Termination For Officer In Overtime Probe

Columbus Police Chief Kim Jacobs says she will ask the safety director to fire a narcotics lieutenant who falsified overtime slips.

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7:27 am
Fri July 26, 2013

Haslam Upbeat About Outcome Of Federal Investigation

Cleveland Browns owner Jimmy Haslam says he's very optimistic about the outcome of a federal investigation of Pilot Flying J, his family's truck-stop chain.

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7:16 am
Fri July 26, 2013

Legal Experts Differ On East Cleveland Triple Murder Case

A legal scholar says an indictment should be issued soon in the East Cleveland triple homicide case.

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7:03 am
Fri July 26, 2013

Ohio Gun Rights Group Gives Money To Zimmerman

The Buckeye Firearms Foundation has raised more than 12 thousand dollars to buy guns or a security system for George Zimmerman, who was recently acquitted in the fatal shooting of unarmed teen Trayvon Martin in Florida.

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6:57 am
Fri July 26, 2013

Sutton Getting Job In Obama Administration

President Obama says he plans to appoint a longtime Ohio lawmaker to a position within his administration.

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