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8:25 am
Fri August 15, 2008

Kentucky Caves Vulnerable to Human Traffic and Pollution

Horse Cave, KY – Throughout Kentucky, human traffic and pollution have damaged caves and sinkholes. And that, in turn, has polluted the groundwater many end up drinking. Although some of the sensitive ecosystems are making a comeback, as Kentucky Public Radio's Kristen Espeland reports, the caves remain vulnerable.

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Local/Regional News
4:40 am
Thu August 14, 2008

Lexpark Releases On-Street Numbers

Lexington, KY – An initial report from Lexington's Parking Authority shows that the city's "meter readers" have been very busy writing out warnings and citations for downtown parking scofflaws.

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WUKY In Depth
2:47 am
Thu August 14, 2008

Garden Project Breaks Down Barriers

Russell Springs, KY – In this edition of "Focus On UK" we visit a new hispanic garden project. Special thanks, University of Kentucky Agricultural Communications Department.

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Local/Regional News
1:14 am
Thu August 14, 2008

Nightbert Target Of Probe

Frankfort, KY – The top man at the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet confirms former Transportation Secretary Bill Nighbert is the target of an internal cabinet investigation. We get more from Kentucky Public Radio's Tony McVeigh.

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Local/Regional News
1:11 am
Thu August 14, 2008

City-UK Working To Curb Gameday Hooliganism

Lexington, KY – With the beginning of U-K's fall semester only two weeks away, city and university officials today addressed game day concerns that have long plagued neighborhoods surrounding the school.

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Local/Regional News
9:41 am
Wed August 13, 2008

Kurtz: Judge's Ruling Puts Governor And Gen. Assembly On Notice

Lexington, KY – As predicted by Kentucky Journalism Hall of Famer Ken Kurtz, a recent ruling striking down Kentucky's road plan could trigger even more legal action.

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Local/Regional News
6:24 am
Wed August 13, 2008

Survey Shows Fewer Kentuckians "Feeling Healthy"

Louisville, KY – REsults of a survey conducted by the State Department for Public Health paint a bleak picture of Kentuckians' well-being. Rick Howlett reports.

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Local/Regional News
6:15 am
Wed August 13, 2008

Train Safety Analyzed

Frankfort, KY – The Federal Railroad Administration says 338 people died in train-vehicle, grade crossing accidents last year in the U-S. That's down from more than 11-hundred fatalities in 1976. But what's the trend in Kentucky? Kentucky Public Radio's Tony McVeigh went looking for the answer.

Local/Regional News
4:27 am
Wed August 13, 2008

Beshear Talks Road Plan At Louisville Forum

Louisville, KY – Kentucky Governor Steve Beshear today (Wed) defended his plan to cut costs on some state road projects. Stephanie Sanders reports.

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Local/Regional News
4:13 am
Wed August 13, 2008

Encouraging News On KY students And The ACT

Louisville, KY – Kentucky's ACT scores are steadily on the rise and more students are taking the college-prep test than ever before. Stephanie Sanders reports.

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