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Election 2012
5:57 pm
Mon February 20, 2012

Union Law Draws Contenders into Ohio primaries

On the heels of the 2011 fight over the limits of public employee unions, Democrats hope to regain seats in the Republican-dominated Legislature that passed the measure.

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Education
5:54 pm
Mon February 20, 2012

Ohio to Seek Freedom From No Child Left Behind

The system of evaluating progress in Ohio schools would change significantly under a plan the state will submit as it seeks a waiver to the federal No Child Left Behind requirements. 

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Around the Miami Valley
12:36 pm
Mon February 20, 2012

Bowlers Bringing Tournament and Money to Springfield

Springfield is preparing to host for the first time in 10 years, the Ohio Women's Bowling Association's state tournament and convention. It is estimated that the 13 week event will generate nearly one million dollars to the city's economy.

Springfield has hosted the Ohio Women's Bowling tournament every 10 years since 1952. Vickie Sibole is the president of the Springfield District Bowling Association.

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Books
11:43 am
Mon February 20, 2012

Book Nook: William Henry Harrison, by Gail Collins

William Henry Harrison was elected president just over 170 years ago.  Harrison had an unusual career. He was a war hero who had fought in the wars against American Indians as the United States continued to surge westward. His campaign slogan, "Tippecanoe and Tyler, too" was a salute to his military victories.

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Around the Miami Valley
10:30 am
Mon February 20, 2012

WYSO Weekend: February 19, 2012

Full episode of WYSO Weekend for February 19, 2012 containing the following stories:

-The latest installment in the SOCHE Talks: Putting the Amish Back in Amish Country

-Jerry Kenney speaks with FilmDayton's new executive director, Megan Cooper about her first few months on the job and what's ahead for the organization

-Community Voices producers Kristen Wicker and Amelia Robinson report on Dayton Knockout VIP Fight Night

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