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10:46 am
Mon March 16, 2009

Lawmakers Off This Week

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Local/Regional News
2:01 am
Mon March 16, 2009

KY Attorney General's Office Releases Opinion On Private Corporations And Open Records Requests

Frankfort, KY – James Adkins wanted copies of his cell phone records for January 2006. So, he made an Open Records Act request to AT&T Mobility, which responded, but to the wrong address.

Not hearing from the company, Adkins appealed to the attorney general's office. But the attorney general's office says AT&T was not even legally bound to respond to Adkins under the Open Records Act because the company is not a public agency.

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Local/Regional News
4:16 am
Fri March 13, 2009

Loss To LSU Likely Sends Cats To N.I.T.

Lexington, KY – Kentucky Loses To The Tigers 67 to 58 today in Tampa.

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12:57 pm
Thu March 12, 2009

Shemekia Copeland

Harlem's own Grammy-nominated soul songstress Shemekia Copeland sits down for a one on one with Mike Graves.

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11:17 am
Thu March 12, 2009

John Wray

You heard John Wray's new novel "Lowboy" reviewed on All Things Considered. Now hear John Wray talk about his own work with Tonic's Tiffany Reisz.

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Local/Regional News
10:09 am
Thu March 12, 2009

House Speaker Taking Heat From His Own Party

Frankfort, KY – In January, former Kentucky Attorney General Greg Stumbo was elected Speaker of the House, heralding a new era in state politics. Two months later, it looks like the honeymoon for Speaker Stumbo's leadership skills is over. Kentucky Public Radio's Tony McVeigh has the story.

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Local/Regional News
9:20 am
Thu March 12, 2009

Student Reporter Provides Behind The Scenes View Of Dance Blue

Lexington, KY – Each year UK students, faculty, and staff lace up the shoes, ingest as much caffeine as possible, and hit the dance floor for a charitable cause. WUKY Student Reporter Ashley Westerman was at this year's Dance Blue Marathon, and files this report.

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9:18 am
Thu March 12, 2009

Filmmaker Peter Rosen

Filmmaker Peter Rosen's latest project takes an in-depth look at a public radio icon. "Garrison Keillor: The Man on the Radio in the Red Shoes" opens at the Kentucky Theatre in downtown Lexington on Friday March 13 and runs through the 20th. Rosen discusses the film and his mercurial subject with WUKY's Tom Godell.

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6:09 am
Thu March 12, 2009

Disaster Days Legislation Passes

Frankfort, KY – A bill granting disaster days to school districts that lost instructional time to this winter's destructive ice storm has won final Kentucky General Assembly approval. Kentucky Public Radio's Tony McVeigh has more.

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Local/Regional News
4:12 am
Thu March 12, 2009

Newberry Confirms He Wants Second Term

Lexington, KY – The announcement sets up a re-match between Newberry and former Mayor Theresa Isaac, the woman he unseated in 2006. She announced her intention to get her old job back last month. Vice Mayor Jim Gray is also said to be considering a mayoral run.

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