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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News
9:27 am
Tue October 9, 2012

Double Murder Victims Identified

Ashtabula police say they are investigating the slaying of a woman and her daughter.

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News
9:25 am
Tue October 9, 2012

UA Bans Texting While Driving

Upper Arlington City Council last night approved a measure banning texting while driving.

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Election Coverage
9:23 am
Tue October 9, 2012

Voter Registration Deadline Today

Political campaigns and community organizers are making their final push to register people to vote today, the last day of registration.

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Election Coverage
9:21 am
Tue October 9, 2012

Presidential Candidates To Stump In Ohio This Evening

President Obama and Republican challenger Mitt Romney are scheduled to speak in Ohio this evening.

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News
7:55 pm
Mon October 8, 2012

Columbus upgrades 911 system

The city of Columbus is spending $1.9 million on new technology for the municipal 911 call system, allowing people to send videos, text messages and photos during an emergency.  

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Election Coverage
9:27 am
Fri October 5, 2012

POTUS To Stump At CSU

Final preparations are have been made for President Obama's visit to Cleveland State University today.

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Election Coverage
9:24 am
Fri October 5, 2012

Elections Panel Approves Issue 2 Deal

The Ohio elections commission has now approved a settlement between backers of the group pushing the redistricting issue on the November ballot, the Ohio Republican Party, and another opposition group.

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News
8:17 am
Fri October 5, 2012

Police Find Body Of Missing Columbus Man

Columbus police say the body of a man has been found a week after his co-workers reported him missing.

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8:04 am
Fri October 5, 2012

"Hilltop Creeper" Indicted

The man Columbus police have dubbed the "Hilltop Creeper" was indicted by a Franklin County grand jury yesterday.

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8:02 am
Fri October 5, 2012

"Sweetheart Swinder" Heading To Prison

The Fairfield County woman authorities are calling the "Sweetheart Swindler" is headed back to prison.

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News
7:57 am
Fri October 5, 2012

Resource Officer To Remain In Jail

The former Columbus police officer accused of sexual misconduct with teenage girls will stay in jail until his trial.

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Election Coverage
7:55 am
Fri October 5, 2012

Labor Group Registers Thousands For POTUS

The AFL-CIO says it has registered more than 450-thousand new voters from union households, including 68-thousand in Ohio, in a bid to help President Obama win re-election.

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7:53 am
Fri October 5, 2012

NHL Lockout Extends Into Regular Season

The first five games of the Columbus Blue Jackets' season have been scrapped because of the National Hockey League lockout.

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News
12:30 pm
Thu October 4, 2012

Ohio Unemployment Insurance Claims Rise

The Labor Department says the number of claims for unemployment insurance benefits in Ohio rose by nearly 2-thousand last week due to layoffs in the auto industry.

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12:29 pm
Thu October 4, 2012

Retailers Report September Sales Figures

Many of the nation's major retailers are reporting sales gains for the month of September.

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12:27 pm
Thu October 4, 2012

Clark County School District Reaches Deal With Feds

A Clark County school district will adopt an anti-discrimination policy as part of an agreement with the federal government.

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12:25 pm
Thu October 4, 2012

Westerville Man Charged In California With Sex Crimes

A Westerville man has been charged with traveling to California and sexually assaulting a 15-year-old girl he met online.

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12:24 pm
Thu October 4, 2012

Wrench Wiedling Man Shot By Police

Cleveland police are investigating an officer-involved shooting that happened late Tuesday night.

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12:23 pm
Thu October 4, 2012

Full Animal Shelter Needs Adoptive Caregivers By Week's End

The Ashtabula County Animal Shelter is full, so officials are hoping to find good homes for 60 dogs that could be put down if they're not adopted.

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9:36 am
Thu October 4, 2012

Gas Company Using New Meter-Reading Technology

Columbia Gas customers in Central Ohio will no longer receive estimated bills.

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