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Local News
11:04 am
Fri April 13, 2012

Cincinnati Police and Other Law Enforcement Agencies Nab Weapons and Make Arrests

Cincinnati Police, along with federal ATF officers and the Ohio Parole Authority are announcing major results from a collaborative crackdown on violent crime in the city. WNKU's Steve Hirschberg reports.

Local News
12:02 pm
Thu April 12, 2012

Christ Hospital Tests Surgical Treatment for High Blood Pressure

The Christ Hospital says it's the first medical center in the Cincinnati region to test a new surgical treatment for high blood pressure.  The hospital is also recruiting new patients to take part in the surgical trial.  Dr. Eugene Chung is Director of Outcomes at The Christ Hospital's Heart and Vascular Center. He tells WNKU's Steve Hirschberg that high blood pressure is an almost universal problem, especially as we age. He says, in many patients, it's very difficult to control.

Local News
5:29 pm
Wed April 11, 2012

Cincinnati Magazine Lists City's Hidden Treasures

The cover story in the April edition of Cincinnati Magazine lists and describes 65 of the city's hidden treasures. WNKU's Steve Hirschberg asked Deputy Editor Amanda Boyd Walters how she and the magazine's staff came up with the hidden gems highlighted in the article.

Local News
5:15 pm
Wed April 11, 2012

Mallory Says State of City is Upbeat

Cincinnati is on the move and must continue to build for the future.  That was the theme of Mayor Mark Mallory's 7th State of the City Address last night.  WNKU's Steve Hirschberg reports.

Local News
2:53 pm
Thu April 5, 2012

Cincinnati Reds and 1st Baseman Joey Votto Agree to a Very Big Deal

It’s Opening Day in Cincinnati. After the traditional parade the Reds will take on the Miami Marlins at Great American Ball Park.It’s a big deal to baseball fans in this region.Another big baseball deal is the one with Red’s First Baseman  Joey Votto.

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Local News
11:10 am
Thu April 5, 2012

Portman Holds Ohio Aerospace Summit at GE Evendale

Yesterday at GE Aviation in Evendale, Ohio's Republican U.S.  Senator Rob Portman convened a job summit and technology showcase for the state's aerospace industry. WNKU's Steve Hirschberg reports.

Local News
11:15 am
Fri March 30, 2012

Sirens in Region to Sound Only When There is Tornado Warning

Hamilton County officials say 12 counties in the Cincinnati region  have reached agreement on when to sound storm-warning sirens. WNKU's Steve Hirschberg reports.

Local News
10:54 am
Fri March 30, 2012

Coca Cola Memorabilia Museum in KY Closes, Auctions Off Collection

In Elizabethtown, Kentucky, a family that owned a Coca Cola bottling franchise established a Coca Cola Memorabilia Museum. But the museum has been closed and its collection is being auctioned off.  In this Postcard story, WNKU's Steve Hirschberg talked with Larry Schmidt, the son of the museum's founders.

Local News
10:42 am
Fri March 30, 2012

FBI, Cincinnati Police Cooperate to Round Up Most Violent Criminals

Arrests by FBI agents and Cincinnati Police have resulted in felony drug and gun indictments against five people described by authorities as violent, local gang members.   WNKU's Steve Hirschberg reports.

Local News
5:30 pm
Tue March 27, 2012

Veterans Job Fair to be Held in Northern Kentucky

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce’s “Hiring Our Heroes” is partnering with the Northern Kentucky Tri-County Economic Development  and the Northern Kentucky Career Center, March 28, 2012 at the Drawbridge Inn to host the NKY Veterans Job Fair.

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