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7:35 am
Fri March 8, 2013

47 Jobs To Be Cut at Springfield Base in Ohio

Forty-seven jobs are set to be cut at the Springfield Air National Guard Base.

Ohio National Guard spokesman James Sims says there's no definite timeline for the cuts to the 47 intelligence and reconnaissance positions, but that they could come as early as October. Sims says the cuts are a result of the Department of Defense's fiscal 2013 budget but are separate from those taking effect because of the recent automatic budget cuts.

Military
8:35 am
Mon February 18, 2013

Legal Aid for Ohio Veterans Seen as Possible Model

A call center to start this month in central Ohio will help low-income veterans and active military personnel and their families find free legal assistance.

The joint project of the Ohio/Military Veterans Legal Assistance Project and Capital University Law School will pair up those who are eligible with volunteer lawyers to represent them free of charge in noncriminal cases such as divorces and landlord-tenant disputes. Legal experts say the center is part of a growing effort across the United States to meet the legal needs of those who have served their country.

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Military
5:45 pm
Fri February 15, 2013

PoliticsOhio: State Of The State Preview

Governor Kasich will give his State of the State speech Tuesday night in Lima. Kasich has said there won't be much new in his speech, but it will be his chance to defend his newly proposed budget and set the gears in motion for reelection. Ohio Public Radio's Karen Kasler joins Emily McCord for this week's PoliticsOhio for a preview.

Military
2:57 pm
Thu January 24, 2013

Air Force Cuts Could Impact Dayton Air Show

USAF Thunderbirds headline the 2013 Vectren Dayton Air

The Air Force announced cuts at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base this week to address budget uncertainty at the federal level. AS WYSO’s Emily McCord reports reductions to non essential flying could impact the popular Dayton Air Show.

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Military
3:36 pm
Wed January 23, 2013

Air Force Announces Cuts At Wright-Patterson Air Force Base

The Air Force has announced budget cuts at Wright Patterson Air Force Base. WYSO’s Emily McCord reports the measures will take effect immediately to address the Defense Department’s budget uncertainty.

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