Tana Weingartner

Reporter / Digital News Editor

Tana Weingartner earned a bachelor's degree in communication from the University of Cincinnati and a master's degree in mass communication from Miami University. Most recently, she served as news and public affairs producer with WMUB-FM. Ms. Weingartner has earned numerous awards for her reporting, including several Best Reporter awards from the Associated Press and the Ohio Society of Professional Journalists. She served on the Ohio Associated Press Broadcasters Board of Directors from 2007 - 2009.

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Tana Weingartner / WVXU

Northern Kentucky hasn't had a road construction worker killed in a work zone since 2003; and the Kentucky Transportation Department would like to keep it that way.

Holly Yurchison / WVXU

The Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County is holding a series of public forums as it looks to set a path for the next five years.

Ann Thompson / WVXU

Music Hall supporters filled Cincinnati's Council Chambers Monday to lobby for and against planned upgrades to the historic building. Ultimately the Cincinnati Historic Conservation Board approved a certificate of appropriateness allowing the project to go forward.

Tana Weingartner / WVXU

Cincinnati's newest professional sports team made its inaugural debut Saturday night. FC Cincinnati defeated Charlotte Independence 2-1 before a crowd of 14,658 at Nippert Stadium.

Provided / United States Air Force

Wright-Patterson is getting a new leader. 88th Air Base Wing commander Col. John Devillier is moving on to a position at the Pentagon.

Tana Weingartner / WVXU

Being in the Commonwealth, Ric Urban says the newest exhibit at the Newport Aquarium just makes sense.

"Everything about Kentucky is horses, and now we have seahorses on display, with their relatives, in "Seahorses: Unbridled Fun," says the chief conservation officer.

Thomas More

The Thomas More women's basketball team has won back-to-back national championships.

The Saints won the Division III NCAA Basketball championship game Monday night in Indianapolis. Top-ranked Thomas More defeated Tufts University 63-51, extending its undefeated streak to 33 games this season and 66 games overall.

Senior Sydney Moss was named the tournament's Most Valuable Player. Sophomore Abby Owings was named to the All-Tournament Team.

Tana Weingartner / WVXU

Opening Day is Cincinnati's favorite, unofficial holiday.

Roland Halbe, 2003

The first woman to design a museum in the United States has died. Iraqi-born Zaha Hadid  created The Lois & Richard Rosenthal Center for Contemporary Art in Cincinnati - a feat the New York Times called "the most important American building to be completed since the cold war."

Hadid was 65.

Tana Weingartner / WVXU

Thousands of faithful are marking Good Friday by "praying the steps" at Holy Cross/Immaculata Church in Mt. Adams to mark the death of Jesus.

It's also the second and last time this century that Christ's conception - or the annunciation - and his death line up on the same calendar day, according to Father Raymond J. de Souza, editor of the Catholic magazine Convivium. De Souza wrote about how the two dates line up in a commentary in the National Catholic Register.