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11:28 am
Mon June 8, 2009

Kurtz Handicaps Beshear's Big Gamble

Lexington, KY – One Week From Today, Lawmakers Will Return To Frankfort For A Special Session On The Budget, Expanded Gaming, And Other Economic Incentives. Our Political Analyst / Commentator Ken Kurtz Talks With Alan Lytle About The Drama Likely To Unfold. Ken Kurtz Is A Former News Director At WLEX And WKYT Television, And A Member Of The KY Journalism Hall Of Fame.

Local/Regional News
10:17 am
Mon June 8, 2009

Gas "Fracking" In Appalachia

Capitol News Connection – At a Capitol Hill hearing, energy executive Mike John said his company is exploring the Marcellus Shale. It's a layer of rock under New York, Pennsylvania, West Virginia, and a small portion of Kentucky. John says it holds one of the world's largest natural gas deposits.

"The shale gas revolution has made greater energy independence and significantly cleaner environment attaina! ble goals today."

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Dr. Greg Davis on Medicine
10:13 am
Mon June 8, 2009

National Stroke Awareness Month

Lexington, KY – Learn the warning signs of a stroke and what you can do to avoid them.

Dr. Greg Davis on Medicine
10:12 am
Mon June 8, 2009

Understanding H1N1 (Part 2)

Lexington, KY – Dr. Greg speaks with his guest about the H1N1 (Swine) flu.

Dr. Greg Davis on Medicine
10:10 am
Mon June 8, 2009

The Importance of Being Nice

Lexington, KY – Dr. Greg talks with his guest about the importance of being nice in a medical setting.

Local/Regional News
10:07 am
Mon June 8, 2009

Special Session One Week Away

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Tonic
11:51 am
Sun June 7, 2009

A Brand New Day

After 53 years the Lexington Art League is brand new again

A Brand New Day

Executive Director Allison Kaiser and board VP LeTonia Jones talk about how and why the LAL changed and examines some of the new programs they've created

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Local/Regional News
11:24 am
Fri June 5, 2009

Mayor Newberry Comfortable With Centrepointe Update

Lexington, KY – Mayor Jim Newberry says he is encouraged by Centrepointe developer Dudley Webb's comments to the Lexington Forum Thursday that the project WILL move forward soon. Webb told the group that a Plan "B" and a Plan "C" are in place should the project's original investors back out. Mayor Newberry says regardless of where the funding comes from, it's time for the city to look past the controversy.

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Local/Regional News
4:34 pm
Thu June 4, 2009

Beshear Adds Slots To The Call - Says Horse Industry Needs It To Survive

Frankfort, KY – Governor Beshear says Kentucky is in danger of losing its signature horse industry, which he says is in crisis. The problem? The commonwealth is losing horses to other states that offer lucrative race day purses subsidized by video slots. Beshear says Kentucky must follow suit and he's willing to take the political heat if the effort fails. "For too long, people have been afraid to act on this issue. The unknown, my friends, cannot be an excuse for timidity or inaction."

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Local/Regional News
12:56 pm
Thu June 4, 2009

Oral Histories Dept. Revisits Exploits Of Jockey Legend Arcaro

Lexington, KY – As The Racing World Waits To See If Calvin Borel Will Become The First Jockey To Win The Triple Crown Aboard Different Horses, We Recall The Life And Times Of Superstar Jockey Eddie Arcaro. Doug Boyd With The Nunn Center For Oral History At UK Libraries Stops By And Plays Some Clips.

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