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8:24 am
Fri April 3, 2009

Beshear Taking Heat For Mongiardo Endorsement

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Local/Regional News
3:55 am
Fri April 3, 2009

Community College Faculty Vote No Confidence in State Regents

Frankfort, KY – More than half of the faculty members at a community college in southeast Kentucky say they have no confidence in the state board of regents. Kentucky Public Radio's Tony McVeigh has the story.

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UK Perspectives
10:16 am
Thu April 2, 2009

For the Benefit of the UK Orchestra

Lexington – This week, UK Symphony conductor John Nardolillo discusses an exciting new collaboration between the orchestra, UK athletics, Maker's Mark, and Keeneland.

Local/Regional News
8:45 am
Thu April 2, 2009

UK Arts & Sciences Ready To Roll Out Another "Geek Week"

Lexington, KY – In this edition of Focus On UK, we talk with an organizer of the annual Arts And Sciences Showcase.

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Local/Regional News
7:28 am
Thu April 2, 2009

Churchill Wants To Try Night Racing

Louisville, KY – Churchill Downs officials say they want to experiment with night racing
during the track's
upcoming spring meet.
Spokesperson John Asher says Churchill will seek approval next week from
the Kentucky
Racing Commission for three evening dates.

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Local/Regional News
7:20 am
Thu April 2, 2009

KY Board of Ed. Wants New Commish In Place By August 1

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Local/Regional News
3:28 am
Wed April 1, 2009

Calipari Kentucky's Top Cat

Lexington, KY – The University of Kentucky has formally introduced John Calipari as the school's 22nd basketball coach. Alan Lytle has more on the story.

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Local/Regional News
9:24 am
Tue March 31, 2009

How Do Lawmakers Assess This Session?

Lexington, KY – Senator Kathy Stein spent 12 years in the Kentucky House, including chairing the powerful Judiciary Committee before seeking higher office. The 2009 session was the Lexington Democrat's first taste of Senate life, and she has mixed emotions. She says it's been a good learning experience, but there's one thing she did not enjoy.

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Local/Regional News
1:16 am
Tue March 31, 2009

NY Times Journalist Discusses New Book

Lexington, KY – Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and University of Kentucky graduate, Dana Canedy, returned to her alma mater recently to discuss her poignant memoir, "A Journal for Jordan: A Story of Love and Honor". Here is her extended interview with WUKY's Bryan Bartlett.

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Local/Regional News
1:10 am
Tue March 31, 2009

NY Times Journalist Returns to UK for Book Tour

Lexington, KY – A Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and UK graduate returns to her alma mater recently to discuss her poignant memoir that chronicles the loss of her soldier fiance through letters he'd written to their infant son. Bryan Bartlett has more.

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