Mark Heyne

Reporter and Host of Cincinnati Edition & All Things Considered

Mark 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.

Heyne hosts Cincinnati Edition Wednesday afternoons at 1:00 pm and All Things Considered Monday through Friday.

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Local News
12:07 pm
Fri March 1, 2013

Zoo names baby gorilla

Gladys hails from the Gladys Porter Zoo in Texas.
Cincinnati Zoo

The Cincinnati Zoo has named its newest arrival.  This is from the Zoo's announcement today:

Cincinnati Casino
4:00 am
Fri March 1, 2013

Training for the big night

Tana Weingartner WVXU

The saying goes, "Preparation is the key to success."  In part five of our Casino series,  WVXU's Mark Heyne says Horseshoe Cincinnati is taking that to heart as it readies its workers for the casino's opening.  Employees have been training for weeks,  in some cases months, to be ready for the big night and beyond.

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Local News
4:26 pm
Wed February 27, 2013

Communities mark one year since tornado hit

FEMA workers survey the damage in Moscow, Ohio from a tornado last March.

It's another sign of the recovery and rebuilding that's been going on since a large tornado ripped through communities in Southwest Ohio and Northern Kentucky about a year ago.  The Moscow, Ohio Post Office is officially reopening for business at 8 a.m. Thursday.

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Interview
5:01 pm
Tue February 26, 2013

Interview with Eleanor Kluszewski

Credit www.crosley-field.com

WVXU Reporter Mark Heyne interviews Eleanor Kluszewski, wife of one of the greatest Cincinnati Reds ever, first baseman Ted Kluszewski, for the special program Saluting Big Klu.


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Business
12:35 pm
Thu February 21, 2013

Winning streak continues for local home sales

Cincinnati home sales reached a six-year high last month.  The Cincinnati Area Board of Realtors  says January closings rose 30 percent compared to a year ago.  

Board president Kevin Kelly says the continued upward momentum of Cincinnati home sales is a strong indicator the local economy is recovering.  He says mortgage rates are maintaining their historic lows, the inventory of homes remains low and the number of buyers looking for a home is increasing, all factors that will help the local housing market. 

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