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4:56 am
Fri July 18, 2008

Newberry Continues To Tout STEM For Lexington Students

Lexington, KY – Even though Urban County Council members rejected it in the city's new budget, Lexington Mayor Jim Newberry is steadfast in his committment to forming a Science Technology Engineering and Math Program for Fayette County High School Graduates. Kentucky Public Radio's Stu Johnson has the story.

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Local/Regional News
4:39 am
Fri July 18, 2008

TIF Commission Holds First Meeting

Lexington, KY – A City Commission Studying the Pros and Cons of Tax Increment Financing Has Convened For It's Initial Meeting. Alan Lytle reports.

Local/Regional News
5:41 am
Thu July 17, 2008

Talk Of Patterson Dominates Gillispie Presser

Lexington, KY – In nearly 50 minutes spent chatting with assembled media today, much of UK Coach Billy Gillispie's comments centered around his talented forward.

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Local/Regional News
5:24 am
Thu July 17, 2008

Downtown Fire Shuts Down Parts Of Lexington

Lexington, KY – As Kentucky Public Radio's Stu Johnson reports,the blaze at the Star, Light, and Magic building on Jefferson Street caused evacuations over a three block area.

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UK Perspectives
1:11 am
Thu July 17, 2008

Saving Shughni

Lexington, KY – With only about 60,000 speakers left in the world, the language known as "Shughni" is considered endangered. But, as WUKY general manager Tom Godell reports, some at the University of Kentucky are working to save the little-known Language.

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Tonic
2:26 pm
Wed July 16, 2008

Up For Renewal

What magazines taught author Cathy Alter about sex, love, and starting over

...all that and more in Alter's latest memoir

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Local/Regional News
4:54 am
Wed July 16, 2008

Beshear Announces Energy Plan

Frankfort, KY – Kentucky Governor Steve Beshear says he's determined to make the state the Energy Capital of the World. Kentucky Public Radio's Tony McVeigh has more on the governor's plan.

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Local/Regional News
4:22 am
Wed July 16, 2008

Lawmakers Question Nursing Contracts

Frankfort, KY – Kentucky lawmakers are questioning the expenditure of hundreds of millions of dollars for contract nurses at state mental health facilities. We get more from Kentucky Public Radio's Tony McVeigh.

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Local/Regional News
1:19 am
Wed July 16, 2008

Kentucky American Water Awards 20K To Two Environment Groups

Lexington, KY – Innovative ideas and a commitment to improving water quality have earned two Central Kentucky environmental organizations some hefty corporate grant money. Bryan Bartlett has details.

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Local/Regional News
10:37 am
Tue July 15, 2008

Beshear Rolls Vehicle Enforcement into a Division of Kentucky State Police

Frankfort, KY – Kentucky Governor Steve Beshear is putting two state law enforcement agencies under one umbrella. We get details from Kentucky Public Radio's Tony McVeigh.

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