Hamilton County Probate Court http://wvxu.org en Howard Wilkinson's Monday morning politics chat http://wvxu.org/post/howard-wilkinsons-monday-morning-politics-chat-4 <p>WVXU politics reporter Howard Wilkinson talked this morning with Jay Hanselman about some of the most competitive races voters in Hamilton County will decide in this fall's election.</p><p></p><p></p> Mon, 12 May 2014 12:56:46 +0000 Howard Wilkinson 26607 at http://wvxu.org Howard Wilkinson's Monday morning politics chat Luken, Winkler to battle for probate court judgeship http://wvxu.org/post/luken-winkler-battle-probate-court-judgeship <p>A showdown this fall between two of the most potent political names in Hamilton County is coming this fall when Democrat Charlie Luken takes on Repubican Ralph E. "Ted" Winkler for a probate court judgeship.</p><p>Both come from families with decades-long track records of winning elections in Cincinnati and Hamilton County.</p><p>Luken - a former Cincinnati mayor and one-term congressman - filed petitions with the Hamilton County Board of Elections Tuesday to run for the probate court seat of Judge James Cissell, who can't run for re-election because of Ohio's judicial age limit law.</p> Tue, 14 Jan 2014 18:57:44 +0000 Howard Wilkinson 21843 at http://wvxu.org Luken, Winkler to battle for probate court judgeship