Mark Heyne

Cincinnati Edition Host

Mark Heyne hosts Cincinnati Edition Monday through Friday at 1:00 pm.

Heyne's journalism experience in Greater Cincinnati spans more than 20 years and includes positions with WLW, WHIO, WMOH and Traffic Watch/News Watch. He has received awards from the Ohio Associated Press, Ohio Society of Professional Journalists, The Press Club of Ohio, and the Cincinnati Society of Professional Journalists.

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In just one week this summer, there were more than 175 heroin overdoses reported in the Cincinnati area. 

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As the heroin crisis continues across the country and here in Greater Cincinnati, news and media organizations have been trying to explore and expose the many aspects of drug abuse, the individuals fighting addiction and community response to the epidemic.

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Greater Cincinnati restaurants provide a variety of great options, whether you’re looking for a quiet, romantic evening, a fun night out for the entire family, or the perfect place to take out-of-town guests. 

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From football and basketball rankings to who was the worst or best in any particular category, many of us love to rate things. 

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While traditional Christmas gifts are still in demand –- clothes, toys, jewelry, Big Mouth Billy Bass  & more -people are giving, and hoping to get, tech gifts this year.

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In 2009, Dylan Thuras and Joshua Foer created Atlasobscura.com, an online resource for explorers, those who like to seek out the curious and unusual. 

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Each Friday on Cincinnati Edition we present an in-depth discussion of the developments behind the headlines.

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Marine Lt. Col. Amy McGrath knew from a young age that she wanted to be a fighter pilot.  But, at that time, the military prohibited women from flying in combat. 

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Like something from a Food Network show, Findlay Kitchenan incubator located in Findlay Market is a dream come true for food entrepreneurs. 

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Seventy-five years ago today, Japanese forces attacked the U.S. Naval Base at Pearl Harbor, Hawaii

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There’s more to getting rid of headaches than just using painkillers; researchers at the University of Cincinnati confirmed there is a link between diet and migraines. Eliminating triggering processed foods high in nitrates, MSG, coffee and alcohol can ease migraines. Following a diet designed to prevent headaches, such as one low in carbohydrates, can also help.
 

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With hosting parties, visiting family and preparing holiday meals, December can be a busy month. Probably the last thing you want to think about this time of year is your finances. But with the December 31st deadline looming for certain financial activities, tax and financial experts say the time you spend now will reap benefits in the New Year and beyond.

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Pete Rose has a downtown street named after him, but there are many once-famous Cincinnatians who have been all but forgotten. For example, our city is home to the first black Olympic champion, the artist who created the comic strip and the inventor of the Magic 8 Ball. Cincinnati Enquirer librarian and history writer Jeff Suess uncovers details about these individuals, as well as some of the many forgotten events that took place here, in his book, “Hidden History of Cincinnati” – which goes back to a time before Cincinnati was even Cincinnati. 

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Operating for thirty years, Price Hill’'s Imago is an environmental grassroots organization that helps individuals connect to the natural world around them. 

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With 50 years of land and habitat management experience, the Cincinnati Nature Center is establishing the Center for Conservation & Stewardship

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