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8:51 am
Thu November 12, 2009

Pre-filed Bills Represent A Mixed Bag For Next Session

Frankfort, KY – So far, 114 bills have been pre-filed for the 2010 session, which begins January 5th. Senators have filed 18 bills, including legislation by Sen. Joey Pendleton to legalize the growing of hemp.

Sen. John Schickel will again try to limit media access to 911 calls. And Sen. Damon Thayer wants to amend the constitution to allow casino gambling in counties with horse tracks.

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Tonic
10:53 am
Wed November 11, 2009

artist John Lackey

when the music moves you so much you can paint it

Artist John Lackey is inspired by music. His fluid style shows it.

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Local/Regional News
4:44 pm
Tue November 10, 2009

LIHEAP Signups Way Up

Lexington, KY – Jack Burch says last year over 47-hundred people enrolled in the LIHEAP subsidy program; in the first week of eligibility this year, he says over 28-hundred have already signed up.

(The numbers are quite high we are a bit surprised, we have approved 2827 households and have already expended about 325 thousand dollars income.)

Burch says different types of individuals and families are filling out applications this year.

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Local/Regional News
4:33 pm
Tue November 10, 2009

City Amps Up Crackdown On Properties Near UK Campus

Lexington, KY – On Monday, Fayette Circuit Judge Ernesto Scorsone granted the city a temporary injunction concerning a house on Woodland Avenue that was found not up to code. Newberry signified just last month that property owners would either comply or find themselves taken to court.

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UK Perspectives
10:48 am
Tue November 10, 2009

Chandler Hospital Update - Part 2

Lexington, KY – This week WUKY's Tom Godell continues his conversation about UK Chandler Hospital with President Lee Todd.

Local/Regional News
4:47 pm
Mon November 9, 2009

KY To Mark Homeless Awareness Week

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Local/Regional News
4:42 pm
Mon November 9, 2009

Remembering The Fall Of The Wall

Lexington, KY – Even though most students were still in diapers at the time of the fall, German club president John Conaway says he hopes today's demonstration makes it a little more real for his generation.

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Tonic
2:27 pm
Mon November 9, 2009

The Band of Heathens

Austin's Band of Heathens stops by WUKY for a chat and a couple of live songs from the their new record, One Foot in the Ether.

Tonic 2009

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Local/Regional News
8:54 am
Thu November 5, 2009

Big Blue Sports Archives Preserves Memory Of "The Shot"

Big Blue Sports Achives

Lexington, KY – On the cusp of another UK basketball season, we visit with the school's archivists and revisit a Memorial Coliseum Magic Moment featuring the 1958 National Championship Team.

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Local/Regional News
5:45 pm
Wed November 4, 2009

Ohio Voters Approve Casino Gambling Is KY Next?

Louisville, KY – Ohio voters approved casinos in Columbus, Cleveland, Toledo and Cincinnati. Just across the river from Cincinnati is Turfway Park, whose president, Bob Elliston, says it wasn't surprising to watch the returns come in on the measure, but it is frustrating to a Kentucky horse track owner.

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