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Bevin Appointee To UofL Board Declines Position

Jul 12, 2016
Associated Press

A recent appointee to the University of Louisville board of trustees has declined the position, and Republican Gov. Matt Bevin has appointed someone to replace him.

Josh James / WUKY

Kentucky Education Commissioner Stephen Pruitt is responding to Freedom From Religion Foundation mailers sent to public school districts in the region warning them against organizing field trips to the state’s new Noah’s ark theme park.

Greg Davis

Researchers in the University of Kentucky's School of Art and Visual Studies are looking for volunteers to participate in a study gauging the effect of creative arts on people with mild to moderate dementia, as well as their caregivers.

AP / Steve Helber

Presumptive GOP presidential nominee Donald Trump touched down again in Lexington Monday – this time for a private fundraiser hosted by a high-level coal executive and his wife.

Josh James / WUKY

It’s been a decade since the Southern Legislative Conference was held in Kentucky, but the annual meeting of state legislators, lobbyists, and policy experts is in Lexington this week.

LRC Public Information

Kentucky's state treasurer is seeking to intervene in a lawsuit filed by the former state retirement systems chairman against Gov. Matt Bevin.

Morris Book Shop, Coliseum Plaza, East Main & Vine This Week On The Business Side

Jul 11, 2016
Morris Book Shop

After a bit of a hiatus we've got a fresh Business Side with Alan Lytle and Business Lexington editor David Nichols talking about the potential sale and/or closure of Morris Book Shop in Chevy Chase, plus changes are coming to a busy corner of the UK campus, and the latest on the East Main and Vine development project.

Kentucky Artisan Center

The Kentucky Artisan Center will be setting up a satellite store in the Lexington Convention Center as part of the Southern Legislative Conference this weekend.  As Mackenzie Clark reports visiting lawmakers will get an idea of what else the state has to offer other than bourbon and horses.

slcatlanta.org

About 1,500 government officials from 15 Southern states will meet in Lexington beginning Saturday for the Southern Legislative Leadership conference.

Bill Nye Visits New Noah's Ark Attraction He Criticized

Jul 8, 2016
AP / Dylan Lovan

Bill Nye is touring a new Noah's Ark attraction in Kentucky that he has called a danger to the nation's science education.

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