Dr. Greg Davis on Medicine
9:44 am
Thu April 7, 2011

Dr. Greg Chats With Macy Foundation Director George Thibault

Lexington, KY – In this week's edition of Dr. Greg Davis on Medicine learn more about the efforts of the Macy Foundation.

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Local/Regional News
9:22 am
Thu April 7, 2011

Top Obama Administration Official Brings Civility Message To Central Kentucky

Lexington, KY – A top Obama Administration official will be spending the next couple of days in Lexington as part of a fifty-state civility tour. Jim Leach is the Chairman of the National Endowment for the Humanities. He says his "Words Do Matter" campaign has taken on added significance in the wake of the finger-pointing by many on the left and right following the shooting of Arizona Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords.

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Farmer's Market Report
11:08 am
Wed April 6, 2011

LFM 0408-09

Lexington, KY – What's in season at the local Farmer's Markets and tips for how to prepare it in you garden and kitchen.

Local/Regional News
10:08 am
Wed April 6, 2011

Special Session Officially Over

FRANKFORT, Ky. -- – Kentucky's special session on Medicaid officially ended Wednesday evening. Adjournment came after Senate Republicans approved resolutions symbolically overriding Gov. Beshear's line-item vetoes of the Medicaid bill. Eleven Democrats in the chamber, including Rep. Robin Webb of Grayson, refused to support the resolutions.

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Local/Regional News
8:57 am
Wed April 6, 2011

Lawmakers Return To Frankfort Wednesday... Sort Of

FRANKFORT, Ky. -- – The Kentucky Senate returns to Frankfort today to resume the special session on Medicaid. But the House of Representatives won't be participating.

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Local/Regional News
8:51 am
Wed April 6, 2011

Where To Cut? Mayor Making Final Decisions for Budget Proposal

LEXINGTON, Ky. – Officials at Lexington's City Hall are making final decisions about the mayor's budget plan. Finance Commissioner Jane Driskell says the spending proposal will be presented to the public and the Urban County Council next Tuesday April 12.

"I think that you will see some changes in the level of filled positions. So the expectation that there'll be changes in the number of folks employed is one the Mayor's made quite clear. I think you'll see the results of that analysis."

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Local/Regional News
3:12 pm
Tue April 5, 2011

Legends Ready for 11th Season

Lexington, KY – The Lexington Legends begin their 11th season of professional baseball this week. Opening night is Thursday in the newly-christened Whitaker Bank Ballpark. On Tuesday the club held its annual media day luncheon and Legends President and CEO Alan Stein made one of his now famous opening day guarantees.

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UK Perspectives
10:52 am
Tue April 5, 2011

UK's Heart and Lung Transplant Program

Lexington, KY – Dr. Todd speaks with Dr. Charles Hoopes, the new director of UK's Heart and Lung Transplant program.

Local/Regional News
10:41 pm
Mon April 4, 2011

UK Hopes To Hire New President In Early May

Lexington, KY – Top University of Kentucky officials said Monday they're in the final stages of the school's presidential search and set out a timetable that would reveal the preferred candidate two days before school trustees hope to make the decision final.

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Local/Regional News
6:14 pm
Mon April 4, 2011

Toyota Plant Shutdowns "Likely"

Louisville, KY – A Toyota Motor Company spokesperson says reports from earlier Monday about impending plant shutdowns were not entirely accurate.

Jim Wiseman says North American Toyota manufacturers will likely face a shortage of parts from Japan, and that will likely lead to some or all of the 13 factories halting production until new parts arrive, but no further decisions have been made.

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