Jim Tarbell: 'I have nothing to lose'
One month into his campaign as a write-in candidate for Hamilton County Commissioner, Jim Tarbell has one regret.
High court puts off start of early voting in OH
A divided Supreme Court has put off the start of early voting in Ohio, which had been set to begin Tuesday.
Councilman calls for change to marijuana law
As much of the nation moves toward acceptance when it comes to marijuana, a local councilman thinks it’s time for punishments levied by…
The 'untapped potential' of Mt. Airy Forest
By the end of the year, Mayor John Cranley wants the city to begin soliciting proposals from investors interested in sparking a…
Local boards of elections ready for early voters
Even as the date of early voting remains in limbo - pending a possible weigh-in by the U.S. Supreme Court - election officials in…
A look at who's buying into Obamacare
An WCPO analysis of federal data out this week reveals varied buy-in to Obamacare's new insurance offerings across Ohio, Kentucky…
Appeals court upholds ruling on OH early voting
A federal appeals court on Wednesday upheld an order from an Ohio judge that expands the swing state's voting schedule this fall.
ACLU urges court to block Ohio from reducing vot
Civil rights attorneys are urging a federal appeals court to uphold expanded early voting in Ohio.
Who is Cincinnati's 'Commissioner of Fun'?
In his “State of the City” address Thursday, Cincinnati Mayor John Cranley announced big plans for the Queen City. One of those…
Cranley outlines priorities, big projects ahead
In his first "State of the City" address Thursday, Cincinnati Mayor John Cranley outlined a lengthily list of priority projects and…
RECAP: Cranley's State of the City address
Cincinnati Mayor John Cranley delivered his State of the City speech Thursday at 6 p.m.
How city collects garbage could change
In his first State of the City address, Cincinnati Mayor John Cranley on Thursday will outline projects for the year ahead – including…
Sherrod Brown: Easier to get heroin than help
U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown has a plan for increasing access to treatment services for those addicted to heroin and prescription opioids.
9 facts about Obamacare's plan for small biz
Ohio will be a testing ground for the early launch of the federal government’s health insurance website for small businesses.
Tracie Hunter trial heads into second week
The trial of high-profile, controversial and suspended juvenile judge Tracie Hunter, accused of nine felonies, enters its second week Monday.…
New rules would 'kill' Mt. Adams, residents say
Homeowners in Mount Adams say they’re concerned a citywide effort will “kill the character” of their hillside neighborhood.
New city manager has big plans for big data
In the future, tracking the city of Cincinnati’s overtime pay, budget overruns or even the backlog of business permits could be…
Cranley gets flak over OTR parking fee idea
Mayor John Cranley is under fire again for streetcar-related comments after suggesting a new parking permit fee for Over-the-Rhine residents.
Kroger under fire: Moms decry open carry policy
A national gun control advocacy group recently launched a provocative ad campaign aimed at forcing Kroger to change its corporate policies.
Should mayor be able to hold council proposals?
Should Cincinnati’s mayor be able to intentionally hold back proposals from council agendas in order to thwart plans he is against?
Streetcar for weekends, special events only?
Mayor John Cranley says if streetcar supporters can't meet operating costs it might mean keeping it in the garage most of the time.
Birth control rules affect big employers here
Some of the region's largest employers are among those affected by new rules for religious nonprofits that don't want to offer birth control…
Is Price Hill poised for a renaissance?
Could Price Hill become Cincinnati’s next Mount Adams or experience a renaissance the likes of Over-the-Rhine?
Ohio to mail voters absentee ballot applications
Ohio's elections chief will soon mail absentee ballot applications to all registered voters with up-to-date addresses ahead of the fall…