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.
The Thurber Prize for American Humor has been awarded to Calvin Trillin for his collection of writings entitled "Quite Enough of Calvin Trillin: Forty Years of Funny Stuff."
The Ohio Department of Health says the number of abortions performed last year was nearly 24-thousand-8-hundred.
Republican Ohio Secretary of State Jon Husted is asking a federal judge to dismiss a lawsuit filed by two Democratic Montgomery County Board of Elections officials who claim he unjustly fired them in August.
Defense attorneys for the teen charged with killing three Chardon High School students last February have entered a not guilty by reason of insanity plea on their client's behalf.
Federal Marshals in Ohio say a former fugitive suspected of running a 100 million dollar cross-country scam collecting donations for Navy veterans is in fact a Harvard-trained attorney.
Connie Gardner of Medina is the nation's best female endurance runner.
A new law designed to remove some roadblocks for ex-felons looking for jobs takes effect today.
Health officials say Ohio has one of the highest rates of Sudden Infant Death Syndrome in the nation.
Columbus Fire officials say a vacant house fire on the west side is a case of arson.
Columbus Police are searching for suspects in last night's shooting and wounding of a 15-year-old boy.
New York State Police say a whitewater rafting guide was drunk when a Columbus woman fell out of his raft and drowned during an outing on a river in the Adirondacks Thursday morning.
The Centers for Disease Control says more than two-thirds of those hospitalized after contracting the swine flu virus at county fairs were from Ohio.
Nearly a century after they died when their floating lighthouse sank in Lake Erie during a violent storm, six American servicemen are being honored by a Canadian community.
The Cleveland man sentenced to death for killing 11 women whose remains were found in and around his home wants his conviction overturned.
Thursday was a painful day for fans of three of Ohio's pro sports teams. Jim Letizia Reports.
The City of Columbus plans to spend nearly 11-point-7 million dollars in voter-approved bond money to repair curbs and resurface roads. Jim Letizia reports.
Gahanna police say a man who targeted runaway boys for sex is due to appear in court today.
Columbus is at the halfway point of its new household recycling initiative.
Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine says his office is putting a new emphasis on solving more than 5-thousand cold-case homicides.
Federal prosecutors say a Columbus business owner has pleaded guilty to defrauding the IRS out of 1-point-3 million dollars.