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7:01 am
Sat February 16, 2008

Homeland Security Grant

Lexington, KY – President Todd interviews Dr. Michael Jay, professor of Pharmaceutical Sciences at UK and a recipient of a $4M grant from the National Institutes of Health to address issues of homeland security and nuclear terrorism.

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Local/Regional News
9:42 am
Thu February 14, 2008

Fundraiser For Sick Toddler To Take Place This Weekend

Lexington, KY – The family and friends of a seriously-ill central Kentucky toddler are hoping a fundraiser planned for this weekend will offset medical expenses not covered by insurance. Kathleen Adams has more on the story.

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Local/Regional News
11:23 am
Wed February 13, 2008

State May Issue 'In God We Trust' Specialty Plate

Lexington, KY – A bill that garnered unanimous approval Tuesday in the Kentucky House Transportation Committee will allow residents of the Commonwealth to purchase "In God We Trust" license plates. As Kathleen Adams reports, a group representing Atheists doesn't like the measure.

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Local/Regional News
9:38 am
Wed February 13, 2008

League Of Women Voters Of Kentucky Celebrates Milestone

Lexington, KY – The League of Women Voters of Kentucky is celebrating a milestone this week. Kathleen Adams has details.

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Local/Regional News
4:42 am
Wed February 13, 2008

General Assembly Pays Tribute To Lincoln Legacy

Frankfort, KY – Inclement weather may have put a damper on official Lincoln Commemoration Ceremonies, but as Kentucky Public Radio's Tony McVeigh reports, the Kentucky General Assembly honored the Commonwealth's most famous native son in a unique way.

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Local/Regional News
11:26 am
Tue February 12, 2008

McConnell Ads Causing Controversy

Lexington, KY – The blurring of the line between free speech and political endorsement is stirring up a controversy over a series of political ads for U.S. Senator Mitch McConnell. As Kathleen Adams reports, some believe the advertisements push the legal limits.

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Local/Regional News
9:54 am
Tue February 12, 2008

Few Highway Accidents In Central Kentucky

Lexington, KY – The wintry mix of weather that blanketed much of Kentucky beginning Monday afternoon produced dangerous driving conditions. But as Kathleen Adams reports, state police report few accidents along central Kentucky highways.

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Local/Regional News
10:15 am
Mon February 11, 2008

Growth Battle Heads Downtown

Lexington, KY – With land beyond Lexington's urban service boundary off-limits to developers, the battle over growth may be coming to a neighborhood near you. Josh James explains.

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Local/Regional News
8:31 am
Mon February 11, 2008

Starbucks Author Coming To Lexington

Lexington, KY – WUKY's Kathleen Adams interviews Michael Gates Gill author of "How Starbucks Saved My Life: A Son Of Privilege Learns How To Live Like Everyone Else."

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Local/Regional News
9:43 am
Thu February 7, 2008

Kentucky Division Of Forestry Helps Out With Texas Wildfires

Lexington, KY – Ten employees from the Kentucky Division of Forestry are in Texas to help assist firefighters there contain wildfires that have consumed nearly 32,000 acres. Kathleen Adams has details.

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