This week on Hear Cincinnati, host Maxim Alter, digital reporter Lucy May, digital editor Meghan Wesley and 9 On Your Side anchor Katherine Nero discuss Fiona's upcoming birthday, the death of a local man who experienced homelessness, Puerto Rico's status since the storms that ravaged it, a concert venue at The Banks, a basketball team that caused a stir with racist jerseys, a Tide Pod joke that's gone too far and is causing headaches for Procter & Gamble and more.
Maxim then talks with Lucy about a sharp increase in the number of Tri-State residents who were diagnosed with HIV in 2017 after having injected drugs.
Later, Max chats with WCPO traffic reporter Jaclyn DeAugustino about her year as a Cincinnati Ben-Gal cheerleader.
1:50 - The panel discusses Fiona, Puerto Rico, The Banks, racist jerseys, Tide Pods and more.
20:00 - Reporter Lucy May breaks down a sharp increase in the number of Tri-State residents who were diagnosed with HIV in 2017 after having injected drugs.
32:30 - Traffic reporter Jaclyn DeAugustino discusses her year as a Cincinnati Ben-Gal cheerleader.
WCPO Insiders can read more about these stories at wcpo.com/hear.
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Hear Cincinnati is back for the new year. This week, host Maxim Alter, digital editor Meghan Wesley, digital reporter Lucy May and 9 On Your Side anchor Kathrine Nero talk President Donald Trump, the Cincinnati Zoo's new baby hippo, the film "Hidden Figures," Adam Jones and much more. Photographer Emily Maxwell also walks us through covering the historic women's march in D.C. and I-Team reporter Hillary Lake gives us an exclusive look inside a local heroin treatment center.