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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7:12 am
Fri September 13, 2013

Preparing For Implementation Of Health Navigators

The federal health care marketplace is scheduled to open on October 1st. And Ohio organizations are busy preparing.

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7:00 am
Fri September 13, 2013

Lawmaker Says Pension Fund Board Deceiving Members

Officials are arguing over one of the state's pension system's plan and whether or not it meets state funding requirements.

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6:47 am
Fri September 13, 2013

Rain Shortens First Round Of Local Golf Tournament

Jim Herman shot a 7-under 64 Thursday to take a two-shot lead over Sean O'Hair and Danny Lee in the rain-delayed opening round of the Nationwide Children's Hospital Championship at Ohio State.

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6:45 am
Fri September 13, 2013

Missing Powell Teen Found Safe

A missing Powell teenager was found safe in Kentucky on Wednesday.

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6:44 am
Fri September 13, 2013

Lawsuit Seeks End Of Columbus' Traffic Camera Program

A Franklin County judge is being asked to shut down Columbus' traffic enforcement cameras.

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6:41 am
Fri September 13, 2013

AG Investigating Mud Run Promoters

The Ohio Attorney General's office is investigating the promoters of the abruptly canceled Great American Mud Run in Hocking County.

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6:37 am
Fri September 13, 2013

Alleged Serial Rapist Arrested

Columbus police say they have arrested a suspect in a series of rapes.

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6:36 am
Fri September 13, 2013

Alleged Bank Robber Pleads Guilty

Sentencing is pending for the man federal prosecutors have dubbed the "Bad Beard Bandit."

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6:32 am
Fri September 13, 2013

Student Allegedly Made Threats At Local School

Charges are pending against a Northridge High School student accused of threatening classmates online.

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6:29 am
Fri September 13, 2013

Ohio In Running For Missile Site

The Pentagon says a facility in Ohio is among five places being considered for an anti-ballistic missile launch site.

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6:26 am
Fri September 13, 2013

Racially-Charged Comment Costs Fire Chief His Job

Pleasant Township trustees have dismissed Fire Chief Jeff Mathias for allegedly assaulting a firefighter during a fight in December and making a racially-charged comment in May.

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6:24 am
Fri September 13, 2013

Lytle Gets 27 Year Prison Sentence

A Lockbourne man has been sentenced to 27 years in prison for masterminding a murder-for-hire plot targeting his ex-wife.

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6:21 am
Fri September 13, 2013

State School Board President Backtracks From Remarks About Book

Ohio School Board president Debe Terhar says her characterization of Ohio native Toni Morrison's Book "The Bluest Eye" as "pornographic" was a personal opinion not a board position.

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11:48 am
Thu September 12, 2013

Cincinnati Mayoral Primary Facing Criticism

Nearly non-existent voter turnout is leading to calls to scrap Cincinnati's non-partisan mayoral primary.

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11:45 am
Thu September 12, 2013

More Medina School Board Members Resigning

Two more Medina School Board members plan to resign following a public dispute over the superintendent's contract and payments of more than 250 thousand dollars for his college loans.

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11:43 am
Thu September 12, 2013

Union Appeals Fire Investigator's Suspension

The union representing a Columbus arson investigator is appealing the 80 hour suspension he served last month for ordering a motorist out of a car at gunpoint and putting him in handcuffs.

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11:41 am
Thu September 12, 2013

Columbus Cop Under Investigation

A Columbus police officer has been placed on desk duty pending the outcome of an internal investigation into allegations he verbally assaulted a woman and held her at gunpoint.

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11:40 am
Thu September 12, 2013

Columbus Cop Charged With Drunken Driving

A Columbus police sergeant is scheduled for arraignment Friday after being charged with drunken driving.

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11:38 am
Thu September 12, 2013

Delaware County Resident Contracts Lyme Disease

Delaware County health officials say a Lewis Center resident recently contracted Lyme Disease after being bitten by a blacklegged tick.

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8:11 am
Thu September 12, 2013

Threat Found In Local School Building

Teays Valley school officials are investigating a threat left in a high school's bathroom.

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