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Film
8:38 am
Fri January 27, 2012

Excursions hosts Aaron Rourke of Rivers Unlimited

Niki Dakota was joined by Aaron Rourke of Rivers Unlimited on Excursions to talk about the film Call of the Scenic River: an Ohio Journey. It tells the story of Ohio's scenic rivers, non-point source pollution and the ecological and economic impacts of water quality. Ohio Rivers Unlimited is the oldest rivers conservation organization in the nation. Wright State University documentary film maker Tom Mayer journeys to fifteen of Ohio's scenic rivers to learn about river conservation and its rich history here in Ohio.

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Arts & Culture
7:59 pm
Thu January 26, 2012

Conrad's Corner: January 26, 2012

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Julie Moore reads Barbara Astor's poem, "Junction"

Military
5:39 pm
Thu January 26, 2012

Defense Secretary Propose Military Spending Cuts, Base Closures

The Pentagon today announced military spending cuts at a news conference which is part of the military's efforts to trim 487 billion dollar from their budget over the next 10 years. In addition to by shrinking U.S. ground forces, slowing the purchase of a next-generation stealth fighter and retiring older planes and ships, Defense Secretary Leon Panetta also asked Congress to consider closing some military bases.

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Music
12:35 pm
Thu January 26, 2012

Live on Kaleidoscope: Red Hot Rebellion

Red Hot Rebellion live in Dayton, OH

It was Craigslist that brought Andris Devine, Doug Spencer and Jim Tramontana together, but as Red Hot Rebellion was formed, the trio found instant musical compatibility.  After performing their mix of punk, garage rock and blues on stage, the band is now gearing up for the release of their debut album on vinyl and cd with a comic book companion.

Red Hot Rebellion will perform at the Dayton Does Dayton music festival on February 3rd and 4th at Canal Street Tavern.  They'll celebrate the release of their album on February 10th at Blind Bob's.

Health
4:38 pm
Wed January 25, 2012

State Board Approves Medical Marijuana Petition

The Ohio ballot board says there’s no reason to split a proposed constitutional amendment that would allow medical marijuana into more than one part. Ohio Public Radio’s Jo Ingles has details.

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