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The Cuyahoga Valley National Park approved a deer-culling program.

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Cuyahoga Valley National Park OK's sharpshooters to thin deer herds
Later this year, sharpshooters will be entering sectioned off areas of Ohio’s only national park. It is part of a 15-year, $4 million deer-culling plan for the Cuyahoga Valley National Park. It was approved yesterday by regional administrators. For Ohio Public Radio, WCPN's Brian Bull reports the plan is ambitious and controversial but aims to bring natural balance back to the park.
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Goodell tells Canton the NFL has gotten its house in order
The Pro Football commissioner also suggest a draft road show that may come to Canton
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Heinen's is betting on a continued rebirth of downtown Cleveland
The store in the old Ameritrust rotunda will compete with Constantino's for customers
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Terry Pluto warms up to the Indians' chances this season
Pluto says the Indians have a good chance at a Central Division title this season, backed by good pitching and other teams struggling
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Ohio Gov. Kasich talks taxes, charters and courage in his State of the State
Governor gives no hint, though, of his presidential ambitions
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Cleveland Mayor Jackson applauds reduction in Cleveland PD use-of-force
Calls for service and arrests are also down 22 percent since Jackson took office in 2006
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PUCO rules against AEP plan to subsidize coal plants
Spokesperson Matt Schilling says there was too much uncertainty with the proposed plan
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Many Clevelanders want police mini-stations back in their neighborhoods
The community policing tool is now in the mix of suggestions for a police-reform agreement
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Cleveland councilwoman delivers petition to re-open mini police stations - Other morning headlines: Cavaliers working to fund Quicken Loans Arena renovations; About 61,000 Ohioans to lose Medicaid Saturday
 
Ohio Supreme Court's decision on fracking won't deter the city of Mansfield - City law director says Mansfield's measures take a different form than the ones the court dealt with
 
Food safety scientist calls for unity in the fight for a better food system - Doug Gurian-Sherman of the Center for Food Safety says foodies and farmers need to get on the same page
 
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WKSU Event: Previewing the Cleveland International Film Festival at a Special Event in Akron

WKSU and the Cleveland Film Society present a sneak peek of the 39th Cleveland International Film Festival at the Akron Civic Theatre on Wednesday, March 4, from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Click through for more information and to RSVP for the event.

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Hot Picks: This Week's Smart Stuff

This week is full of events for the entire family, ranging from Shakespeare's classic tale "Hamlet," and the Price is Right game show, happening in Akron; The Charlie Daniel's Band and "Dial 'M' for Murder," performed in Cleveland; and a theater performance of Bonnie & Clyde, at Kent State.

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Download a Pass for 'The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel'

WKSU listeners can download a pass to a preview screening of the new film The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel at the Cedar Lee on Wednesday, March 4 at 7 p.m. Use a special Ticktbox code to download the pass.

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2015 Spirit of Women in Business Conference

The Spirit of Women in Business Conference returns to Kent State University on Wednesday, March 4. This year's theme is Choice & Strategy and the keynote speaker is Sheena S. Iyengar, Ph.D.

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WKSU Discount for Great Lakes Theater

WKSU members can purchase half-priced tickets for Great Lakes Theater productions - Dial M for Murder on Feb. 27 and The Tempest on April 10. Other performances also discounted.

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Folk Alley.com--All Folk Music! All The Time!FolkAlley.com is all folk, all of the time. Listen to the music you love when it best fits your busy schedule.

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