No injuries after a nitrogen leak at Queen City Steel Treating Co. on Spring Grove Avenue. The Cincinnati Fire Department reports a Medic Unit discovered the leak after returning from taking a patient to the hospital. The leak created a vapor cloud that covered Spring Grove Avenue in Camp Washington and nearby residents were evacuated or sheltered on upper floors.
The Cincinnati Police worked with the Fire Department to isolate the area and allow the nitrogen to evaporate. Spring Grove and nearby streets were closed until 6:00 A.M.
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WVXU Political Reporter Howard Wilkinson talks with Maryanne Zeleznik about what the fiscal cliff talks could mean to House Speaker John Boehner and about some of the many races coming up in elections in 2014.
Metro will sell its last bus tokens today. They're being replaced by the 10-ride ticket that works with Metro's new fareboxes.
"Metro started selling the paper tickets at the end of November, and so far sales have been very good. People who have bought them seem to really like them as an alternative," said spokeswoman Sallie Hilvers. "Of course there are people who really like their tokens; they've been used to them for many years."