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Around the Miami Valley
8:18 am
Fri November 18, 2011

Ohio Mom Charged in Death of 28-Pound Teen Girl

A prosecutor says an Ohio mother and three nurses have been charged in the death of her 14-year-old daughter,
who had cerebral palsy and weighed 28 pounds when she died.

Montgomery County Prosecutor Mathias Heck Jr. says they ignored or failed to care for the Dayton girl who was totally dependent upon them.

The county coroner's office ruled that Makayla Norman died March 1 from nutritional and medical neglect complicated by her chronic condition. She died minutes after paramedics rushed her to a hospital.

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Around the Miami Valley
10:36 am
Mon November 14, 2011

WYSO Weekend: November 13, 2011

Full episode of WYSO Weekend for November 13, 2011 containing the following stories:

-Jerry Kenney reports on a comic book project focused on local veterans.

-Emily McCord interviews Antioch University Chancellor Toni Murdock.  On November 3, 2011 Antioch University announced that Murdock is retiring, effective June of 2012.

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Around the Miami Valley
12:50 pm
Fri November 11, 2011

What's Great in Dayton: November 11 - 17, 2011

Norman Rockwell's Christmas Homecoming
courtesy of the Dayton Art Institute

The Dayton Philharmonic has three gigs this weekend and Saturday they are with Three Dog Night…..check it out at

And tonight our hockey team the Dayton Gems are honoring American veterans. They are doing a special ticket offer and tributes during the game.

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Around the Miami Valley
5:40 pm
Tue November 8, 2011

Several Glitches Reported At The Polls

As usual, there are a few glitches and problems being reported on this election day. Ohio Public Radio’s Karen Kasler reports on some of them.

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Around the Miami Valley
5:39 pm
Mon November 7, 2011

Supporters Of Parks Levy Refine Message In Clark County

Tuesday, there's an issue on the ballot to support the parks district in Clark County. Last year when voters were asked to approve the 1.62-mill levy, it failed. WYSO's Wayne Baker reports that supporters of the levy are attempting to make the levy more palatable to voters.

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