Local/Regional News
8:26 am
Thu April 3, 2014

New Ky. Travel Map Widely Available

Travelers can now find the 2014 Kentucky Official Highway Map at rest areas, welcome centers, local convention and tourism offices and state parks.

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Local/Regional News
8:00 am
Thu April 3, 2014

Students flock to National Conference on Undergraduate Research

Students from across the country are attending the National Conference on Undergraduate Research at the University of Kentucky.

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Local/Regional News
4:55 pm
Wed April 2, 2014

Healthcare Industry Tops Lobbying List

The Kentucky Legislative Ethics Commission has released a report detailing the scope of lobbying efforts during the legislative session in Frankfort.

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Local/Regional News
4:41 pm
Wed April 2, 2014

Keeneland, Red Mile Next In Line For Instant Racing

Keeneland and the Red Mile successfully made the case for instant racing before the state Horse Racing Commission Wednesday.

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1:52 pm
Wed April 2, 2014

Keeneland Dumping Polytrack After Spring Meet

Keeneland installed the polytrack surface in 2006. The track will return to a primarily dirt surface following the Spring Meet.
Credit USA Today

Officials at Keeneland are confirming that this will be the last meet to feature polytrack.

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Local/Regional News
10:53 am
Wed April 2, 2014

Rising Local Star Will Pitch For The Legends

When the Lexington Legends take the field for their first game of the 2014 season, a Kentucky native will be among them. 

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Local/Regional News
10:12 am
Wed April 2, 2014

Ky. Appeals Order To Release Child Abuse Records

The Kentucky Cabinet for Health and Family Services has filed an appeal in a long-running dispute with the state's two largest newspapers.

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10:05 am
Wed April 2, 2014

Gonzo Journalist Hunter S. Thompson Heads Latest Class Of Hall Of Fame Inductees

Hunter S. Thompson committed suicide in 2005. He will be posthumously inducted into the Kentucky Journalism Hall of Fame at UK later this month.
Credit www.mirror.co.uk

The late gonzo journalist and Louisville native Hunter S. Thompson is being inducted into the Kentucky Journalism Hall of Fame.

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Local/Regional News
9:54 am
Wed April 2, 2014

Coach Stoops To Appear On Commemorative Makers Mark Bottle

UK Coach Mark Stoops is pictured doing the Y during the Kentucky-Tennessee basketball game at Rupp Arena.
Credit photo provided

The face of UK football's revitalization efforts will grace the label of Makers Mark bourbon as part of a benefit drive for the Gill Heart Institute.

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Local/Regional News
6:41 pm
Tue April 1, 2014

UK Continues Dining Privatization Talks, Students Protest

Student protesters unfurl a banner in UK's Patterson Office Tower.
Credit Josh James / WUKY

Discussions between the UK and companies interested in providing dining services for the school continue – as do protests from student activists.

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