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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Election Coverage
12:23 pm
Tue October 30, 2012

Storm Changes Ohio Schedules For Presidential Candidates


Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney is in the Dayton area today, urging supporters to help victims of the stormy weather.

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News
9:26 am
Tue October 30, 2012

BWC Premiums Cut


Schools, cities, counties, townships and libraries must make payments to the Ohio Bureau of Workers Compensation.

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Election Coverage
9:21 am
Tue October 30, 2012

Presidential Campaign Updates

Vice President Joe Biden and former President Bill Clinton have criticized GOP presidential candidate Mitt Romney for saying  Chrysler is shifting Jeep production from Ohio to China.

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News
9:15 am
Tue October 30, 2012

2 More Fungal Meningitis Cases Reported

The State Health Department says two more fungal meningitis cases have been reported, bring Ohio's total to 13 illnesses linked to recalled steroid injections for back pain.

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News
9:04 am
Tue October 30, 2012

One Injury In House Explosion

Columbus firefighters are investigating the cause of a home explosion on the East side.

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News
9:03 am
Tue October 30, 2012

Missing Boy Killed By Hit-And-Run Driver

A 15-year-old Bellefontaine boy missing since Thursday has been found dead in an apparent hit-and run incident.

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News
8:58 am
Tue October 30, 2012

Deliberations Continue In Job-Postings Murders

A fourth day of jury deliberations resume today in the case of a teenager accused of participating in the slayings of three men lured by phony on-line job offers.

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News
8:56 am
Tue October 30, 2012

Suspects In Whitehall Slaying Arrested

Two additional suspects are in custody in connection with the murder of a Whitehall man.

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8:53 am
Tue October 30, 2012

Storm Knocks Out Power For Thousands Of Ohioans

250-thousand Ohioans are still without power and some schools are closed or delayed as the remnants of Hurricane Sandy brought high winds and snow to some parts of the state overnight. Columbus-based American Electric Power says three-thousand Central Ohio customers were without service overnight, with no word on when it would be restored.

News
12:32 pm
Fri October 26, 2012

Wilberforce University Responds To Student Protest

Wilberforce University officials say they're listening to students' complaints and trying to make changes.

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News
12:28 pm
Fri October 26, 2012

Dorm Fire Ruled Arson

The State Fire Marshal's office says arson is the cause of a blaze Wednesday night at the Beaver Hall dormitory at Denison University.

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News
12:27 pm
Fri October 26, 2012

Pedestrian Killed On Far West Side

Franklin County Sheriff's deputies say a woman was killed early this morning while attempting to cross West Broad Street in Prairie Township.

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News
12:24 pm
Fri October 26, 2012

No Arrests In Early Morning Shooting

Columbus police are searching for suspects in an early morning shooting.

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Election Coverage
12:22 pm
Fri October 26, 2012

Super PAC Has Ties To Brown

Operators of a Super PAC that's spent more than 300-thousand dollars against Republican U.S. Senate candidate Josh Mandel have past ties to Democratic incumbent Sherrod Brown.

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Election Coverage
12:20 pm
Fri October 26, 2012

Bar Association Wants Cupp Ad Pulled

The state Bar Association says Ohio Supreme Court Justice Robert Cupp must go beyond distancing himself from an ad accusing his opponent of sympathizing with rapists

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News
10:18 am
Fri October 26, 2012

Local Park Has New Features

A new feature is open to visitors at the Battelle Darby Creek Metro Park.

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News
10:17 am
Fri October 26, 2012

Bond Set For Alleged Newark Rapist

Bond is set at 1-million dollars for the man charged with raping a 15-year-old girl who said she was attacked while walking to Newark High School earlier this month.

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News
10:13 am
Fri October 26, 2012

Arts Building Gets Reprieve

The owner and residents of the Milo Arts Complex on East Third Avenue have gotten a temporary reprieve from eviction.

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News
10:11 am
Fri October 26, 2012

Name Of Late Toy Store Worker Released

Dublin Police have identified the toy store worker who died Wednesday night after falling from a ladder and hitting his head on the floor.

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Election Coverage
10:08 am
Fri October 26, 2012

Finance Reports - SUPCO

Campaign finance reports show Ohio's only Democratic Supreme Court justice raised 2.6 million dollars for her re-election bid, dwarfing the fundraising of both Republicans defending their seats.

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