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7:55 am
Thu August 28, 2008

Memorial Held for Flight 5191 Victims

Lexington, KY – Two years ago, ComAir Flight 5191 crashed while attempting to take off from Lexington's Bluegrass Airport. Forty-nine people were killed, and the lives of their families and friends were altered forever. A memorial service was held Wednesday evening. Roger Chesser has more.

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Local/Regional News
5:35 am
Thu August 28, 2008

Lawmakers Get Final Tab Of Louisville Arena

Frankfort, KY – Final cost projections for the Louisville Arena project have been presented to the Kentucky General Assembly's Appropriations and Revenue committee. Kentucky Public Radio's Tony McVeigh has the story.

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UK Perspectives
10:13 am
Wed August 27, 2008

Athletics Outlook

Lexington, KY – This week, Dr. Todd discusses the UK football team and the prospects for the university's other sports teams this fall with Athletic Director Mitch Barnhart.

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Local/Regional News
6:10 am
Wed August 27, 2008

Lawmakers Putting Retirement System Under Microscope

Frankfort, KY – Kentucky lawmakers studying state pension systems want to know more about the kind of money the systems are losing to bad investments. We get more from Kentucky Public Radio's Tony McVeigh.

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Local/Regional News
5:37 am
Wed August 27, 2008

State Fair Attendance Down This Year

Louisville, KY – Attendance at this year's Kentucky State Fair was down by about three thousand

from last year. Rick Howlett reports.

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Local/Regional News
1:47 am
Wed August 27, 2008

KY Delegates React To Hillary Speech

Denver, CO – Last night at the Democratic National Convention Senator Hillary Clinton threw her full support behind Barack Obama. The Kentucky delegation praises her for her effort to consolidate the party behind her former rival. Elizabeth Wynne Johnson reports from Denver.

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Local/Regional News
1:44 am
Wed August 27, 2008

Circuit Judge To Decide Fate Of Early Release

Pulaski County, KY – Kentucky's new law allowing early release for some non-violent inmates goes before a circuit court judge today. Lisa Autry has more.

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Local/Regional News
11:05 am
Tue August 26, 2008

Commentator Scott Winkler Says Destroying Weapons At Depot Transcend Party Lines

Lexington, KY – A recent joint tour of Richmond's Bluegrass Army Depot by Republican Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell and Democrat Congressman Ben Chandler, did raise few eyebrows around Central Kentucky. But, as commentator Scott Winkler points out, destruction of the deadly chemical weapons being stored there should be the highest priority. Scott Winkler is a member of the Fayette Equity Council, and pastor of the Old Union Christian Church in Lexington.

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Tonic
9:41 am
Tue August 26, 2008

A Musical Navigator

He's known as "the sixth Rolling Stone" and has played with the greats from Clapton to the Crowes. Now he can add Adult Rock to the resume. Keyboardist Chuck Leavell drops by for a chat with Mike Graves.

Tonic 2008

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Local/Regional News
9:14 am
Tue August 26, 2008

Race Fans Weigh In On Keeneland's Master Plan

Lexington, KY – Keeneland is working on a Master Plan for the renovation of the historic racetrack. Last night, they held a forum to talk about the plan and get public input. Roger Chesser has details.

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