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8:01 am
Thu February 4, 2010

Stumbo Hints Service Contracts Could Receive Scrutiny

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UK Perspectives
1:06 pm
Tue February 2, 2010

P-20 Initiative

Lexington, KY – This week, Dr. Todd discusses Kentucky's new P-20 Initiative with Mary O'Hair, Dean of the UK College of Education.

Local/Regional News
8:24 am
Tue February 2, 2010

Rand Paul Wins Endorsement From Sarah Palin

Bowling Green – Former Alaska Governor Sarah Palin has endorsed Rand Paul For His Bid To Replace Jim Bunning In The U-S Senate. Lisa Autry Has Details.

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Local/Regional News
4:29 am
Tue February 2, 2010

Taking Switchgrass To The Next Level

Lexington, KY – Twenty farmers in Northeastern Kentucky continue to grow five acres each of switchgrass as part of a four year project from the UK College of Agriculture. Jeff Franklin has this update.

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Local/Regional News
7:45 am
Mon February 1, 2010

Amanda's Bill To Get More Attention This Week

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Local/Regional News
1:19 pm
Fri January 29, 2010

Texting While Driving Could Soon Be Banned

Frankfort, KY – Late last year, Gov. Steve Beshear issued an executive order banning state workers from texting while driving government vehicles. Beshear says distracted driving annually claims more than 200 lives in Kentucky, and his Eyes on the Road initiative can save lives.

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Local/Regional News
8:02 am
Fri January 29, 2010

Threatening Winter Weather Chases Lawmakers Out of Frankfort

Frankfort, KY – With a winter storm fast approaching the commonwealth, Kentucky lawmakers aren't taking any chances. Legislative leaders are calling it a week, and sending everyone home. House Majority Leader Rocky Adkins says it's the safe thing to do. "We don't know yet exactly how much snow we're gonna to get, but we do know the pattern of this storm, if it moves a little bit further north, could be very devastating to Kentucky."

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Local/Regional News
11:00 am
Thu January 28, 2010

New UK Pharmacy Building The Largest Classroom In the State

Lexington, KY – UK Pharmacy students now have a state of the art facility to learn their craft. Find out more about it in this week's Focus on UK.

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Local/Regional News
7:59 am
Thu January 28, 2010

State Senate Taking Up "Accountability in Government" Bill

Frankfort, KY – Sponsor, Damon Thayer says internet information would include the type of expenditure, the amount and the name of the person who requested the purchase.

Under the bill, the information must be available on line by January of next year. Kentucky's public universities must make financial data available to the state so it too can be posted on the internet.

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Local/Regional News
7:53 am
Thu January 28, 2010

State Lawmakers Continue To Debate Over Food's Role In Prison Riot

Frankfort, KY – Rep. Brent Yonts believes lousy food was the primary cause of last year's riot at Northpoint Training Center near Danville. Yonts believes the state, not private vendors like Aramark, can do a better job of feeding thousands of state inmates. "There's money being made on this contract, or there wouldn't be a contract here. The inmates are the ones who are starving."

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