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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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Election 2008
10:16 am
Tue July 15, 2008

Cross: McConnell Likely To Be Outspent By Opponent

Lexington, KY – The race between Kentucky Republican Senator Mitch McConnell and Democratic challenger Bruce Lunsford is already off to a nasty and expensive start. A recent decision by the U-S Supreme Court clears the way for what could be the most expensive senatorial race in Kentucky history. Joining us to talk about this is Al Cross, the director for UK's Institute for Rural Journalism and Community Issues.

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UK Perspectives
8:59 am
Tue July 15, 2008

Shughni Mother Tongue Poem

Lexington, KY – A Shughni poem entitled "Mother Tongue" (with translation).

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UK Perspectives
8:58 am
Tue July 15, 2008

Shughni Love Poem

Lexington, KY – Hear a recitation of a Shughni love poem (with translation).

UK Perspectives
8:55 am
Tue July 15, 2008

Speaking Shughni

Lexington, KY – WUKY general manager Tom Godell speaks with members of UK's linguistics program, as well as three native Shughni speakers, about their efforts to understand a little known language.

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Local/Regional News
12:45 am
Tue July 15, 2008

State Government Launches New Carpooling Website

Frankfort, KY – The high price of gasoline has Kentucky Governor Steve Beshear searching for ways to help lessen the financial burden on state employees. We get more from Kentucky Public Radio's Tony McVeigh.

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Tonic
1:02 pm
Mon July 14, 2008

In the Twilight Zone

The Twilight series by Stephenie Meyer has captured the imagination of teens, twentysomethings, and adults of all ages. Why exactly? Tonic's Tiffany Reisz explains.

Tonic 2008

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Tonic
11:35 am
Mon July 14, 2008

Coldplayer

Tonic's Josh James comes to terms with his love of Coldplay.

Tonic 2008

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Local/Regional News
5:12 am
Mon July 14, 2008

New Law Tackles Meth Lab Cleanup

Frankfort, KY – Most new laws approved by the 2008 Kentucky General Assembly go into effect Tuesday. One, dealing with the cleanup of illegal meth labs, gets a closer look from Kentucky Public Radio's Tony McVeigh.

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Local/Regional News
5:09 am
Mon July 14, 2008

Call Before You Dig Gets More Teeth

Lexington, KY – A new law going into effect today strengthens protections for underground utility lines.

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