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WUKY In Depth
2:01 am
Thu October 9, 2008

Negative Campaigns Nothing New In KY

Lexington, KY – Doug Boyd with the Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, and Tracy Campbell of the Wendell H. Ford Public Policy Research Center recall one of the nastiest political races in Kentucky history.

WUKY In Depth
1:48 am
Thu October 9, 2008

VP Picks In the Spotlight

Lexington, KY – With audio courtesy of the Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History at the University of Kentucky, hear how one influential Kentucky politician contemplated accepting an offer of becoming Harry Truman's running mate.

WUKY In Depth
1:43 am
Thu October 9, 2008

Remembering The Original "Veep"

Lexington, KY – Hear Doug Boyd with the Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History at the University of Kentucky relate the little known tale of how the office of the vice president became "the veep".

WUKY In Depth
1:38 am
Thu October 9, 2008

Recalling The Early Days Of KY's Frontier Nursing Service

Lexington, KY – Doug Boyd with the Louie B. Nunn Center For Oral History at The University of Kentucky chats with Alan Lytle about an important healthcare initiative that's still going strong in Kentucky.

WUKY In Depth
1:32 am
Thu October 9, 2008

Kentucky Senator John Sherman Cooper Remembered

Lexington, KY – Doug Boyd from the Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History shares an interesting clip of former First Lady Jackie Kennedy and her friendship with the influential Senator.

WUKY In Depth
1:26 am
Thu October 9, 2008

Kentucky WW2 Vet Recalls D-Day

Lexington, KY – Hear a powerful, first-hand account of the Normandy Invasion by Kentuckian Jess Beasley. Special thanks to Doug Boyd, with the Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History at the University of Kentucky.

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Local/Regional News
1:04 am
Thu October 9, 2008

Beshear Creates "Economic Action Team"

Frankfort, KY – Governor Beshear says despite the gloomy national economy, his administration is using every tool at its disposal to run government efficiently, find savings and stimulate economic growth. He says we can't sit here, wring our hands and do nothing. These challenges will also provide us with a lot of opportunities. We need to be thinking about how to position our state to succeed when this economy does turn around and get better.

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Tonic
12:01 pm
Wed October 8, 2008

Electing Over the Rhine

Linford Detweiler, half of Over the Rhine's core songwriting team, talks about the group's evolution, the tour, and what an Over the Rhine administration would look like.

Tonic 2008

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UK Perspectives
10:47 am
Wed October 8, 2008

Getting a Kick Out of Ian Collins

Lexington, KY – A conversation with UK Men's Soccer Coach, Ian Collins.

Local/Regional News
2:14 am
Wed October 8, 2008

Carnegie Center To Host Inaugural Young Writers' Workshop

Lexington, KY – The conference brings students and Kentucky authors together to write and share their work. Lexington's Carnegie Center for Literacy and Learning hosts the inaugural event. Carnegie Center Executive Director Jan Isenhour says, while schools do a good job teaching writing, this workshop is a chance to work on creative writing.

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