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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7:37 am
Tue May 21, 2013

Franklinton Warehouse To Become Business Incubator

Plans are in the works to renovate a former warehouse in Franklinton for use as a place to launch new businesses.

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7:30 am
Tue May 21, 2013

Food Truck Program On Hold

Rules designed to govern Columbus' growing food truck scene are on hold.

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7:26 am
Tue May 21, 2013

Pillich To Challenge Mandel

Democratic State Representative Connie Pillich says she is running for State Treasurer.

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7:17 am
Tue May 21, 2013

Program Helps Former Foster Youth Transition To College Life

Research shows only 2 percent of former foster care youth earn a college degree.

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7:12 am
Tue May 21, 2013

Woman Sentenced For Killing Teen

A Logan County woman was sentenced yesterday to eight years in prison for killing a teenager while driving drunk.

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7:02 am
Tue May 21, 2013

Police Official Charged With Falsifying Records

Columbus police have filed departmental charges against a lieutenant for falsifying overtime records.

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6:57 am
Tue May 21, 2013

Man Charged With Injuring Cop

The State Highway Patrol has filed charges against a Mount Vernon man accused of hitting a Danville police officer after leading officers on a chase across Knox County early Sunday.

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6:55 am
Tue May 21, 2013

Sequestration Hits Summer Meal Program Workers

The fallout from the Federal sequestration cuts continues.

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6:51 am
Tue May 21, 2013

Ending Wall Street Subsidies

Democratic U.S. Senator Sherrod Brown of Ohio is co-sponsoring bi-partisan legislation calling for the end of federal subsidies for big banks.

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6:43 am
Tue May 21, 2013

JPMorgan Chase Gets State Tax Break

The Ohio Tax Credit Authority has approved a tax break for JPMorgan Chase to set up shop in a facility near the Tuttle Crossing mall, bringing 500 jobs to Dublin.

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6:41 am
Tue May 21, 2013

Fatal Fall In Hocking Hills Region

The Ohio Department of Natural Resources says the second fatal fall in three days in the Hocking Hills region occurred near a waterfall.

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6:31 am
Tue May 21, 2013

Peregrine Falcon Chick Tagged Today

Ohio wildlife officials this morning are scheduled to band the first peregrine falcon chick in three years that was hatched atop the Rhodes State Office Tower in downtown Columbus.

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6:27 am
Tue May 21, 2013

ID Cards For Veterans Offered

Franklin County Recorder Terry Brown says veterans who file their military discharge papers will get a laminated identification card proving their status.

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6:26 am
Tue May 21, 2013

Amish Prisoners Protesting Education Requirements

Some of the Amish sentenced in beard-cutting attacks on fellow Amish in Ohio are upset with federal prison education requirements.

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6:17 am
Tue May 21, 2013

Local Attorney Charged With Sex Crimes

A Columbus defense attorney has been indicted on sexual assault charges after a woman reported being fondled during a meeting at his office.

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12:36 pm
Fri May 17, 2013

McCarthy Nomination Clears Senate Committee

President Obama's choice to head the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has cleared one procedural hurdle, but another remains.

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12:28 pm
Fri May 17, 2013

University Of Akron Cop Kills Man Brandishing BB Gun

Akron police say a University of Akron officer shot and killed a 64-year-old man during a traffic stop last night after he produced what later was determined to be a BB pistol.

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12:24 pm
Fri May 17, 2013

Fog Causes I-70 Pileup

The State Highway Patrol says as many as 20 vehicles crashed early this morning in the eastbound lanes of Interstate 70 near the Route 41 exit east of Springfield.

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12:22 pm
Fri May 17, 2013

Charges Filed In Amber Alert Slayings

Putnam County prosecutors have filed delinquency murder charges against a teen arrested in Columbus last week.

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12:20 pm
Fri May 17, 2013

Ohio Hosting Two Running Events This Weekend

The annual Komen Race for the Cure takes place tomorrow, starting on the Statehouse lawn.

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