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7:59 pm
Mon July 16, 2012

Conrad's Corner: July 16, 2012

Conrad Balliet reads Gary Pacernick's poems, "Cell Phone Blues" and "Accident"

Around the Miami Valley
2:23 pm
Mon July 16, 2012

Greater Springfield Chamber of Commerce named award finalist

SPRINGFIELD - The Greater Springfield Chamber of Commerce has been named one of three finalists for the 2012 Chamber of the Year Award. The honor is the only one in the country to recognize chambers for their efforts to create business and lead communities.

Mike McDorman of the Springfield Chamber, says winners of the award are selected from four categories based on revenue size. Applicants were asked to submit examples of marketing and other initiatives that showed efforts to better the community they serve.

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Around the Miami Valley
10:30 am
Mon July 16, 2012

WYSO Weekend: July 15, 2012

Full episode of WYSO Weekend for July 15, 2012 containing the following stories:

-Jerry Kenney spoke with Marcy Sidell of the Drug-Free Action Alliance about a new drop-box program in Ohio for prescription pills.

-Ohio Public Radio's Bill Cohen reports on the Ohio Attorney General's concern over prescription pill theft in the state's nursing homes.

-New Ohio Guide: Maria Stein, by Aileen LeBlanc

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Election 2012
9:44 am
Mon July 16, 2012

President Obama to Visit Cincinnati Monday

President Barack Obama is visiting Cincinnati today.  His campaign says that the President will speak this afternoon at 2:20 at Cincinnati Music Hall , located at 1241 Elm Street.

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Origins Podcast
11:40 am
Sun July 15, 2012

Russia and the Race for the Arctic

In 2007, Russia planted a titanium flag in the chilly arctic depths at the North Pole. "Our task is to remind the world that Russia is a great Arctic and scientific power," said the leader of the expedition.

Global climate change has caused unprecedented changes to the Arctic environment, especially a rapid decrease in the summer sea ice sheet. While perilous to the survival of the iconic polar bear, many humans are watching these changes with an eye to what riches an open Arctic Ocean might bring forth: in oil and gas, mining, and open-water transportation. Five countries can lay claim to the potential wealth of the Arctic Ocean: Canada, Denmark, Norway, Russia, and the United States.

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