Local/Regional News
11:09 am
Fri January 8, 2010

Anti-Stalking Legislation On Fast Track In Frankfort

Frankfort, KY – A bill allowing electronic monitoring of some domestic violence offenders has cleared its first hurdle in the Kentucky General Assembly. Kentucky Public Radio's Tony McVeigh has details.

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Local/Regional News
8:42 am
Thu January 7, 2010

Businesses Needed To Help with Entrepreneur Program

Lexington, KY – Bobby Clark, President of the Kentucky Student Ventures Corporation, says the Green Entrepreneurs Program is designed to teach green business principles to young people.

Clark stresses participating employers don't have to pay for the extra help.

Funding for the program comes from a grant from the Bluegrass Area Development District. Complete information on the Green Entrepreneurs program is available at the Kentucky Student Ventures Corporation's website.

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Local/Regional News
8:33 am
Thu January 7, 2010

Beshear Touts Accomplishments Warns Of Tough Decisions Ahead In Address

Frankfort, KY – In a 36-minute speech interrupted at least 29 times by applause, Gov. Beshear outlined a litany of accomplishments and charted a course for the future. He says the challenges will be difficult. "In two weeks, I will return to this chamber with a proposed two-year budget with stark numbers that leave little room for maneuvering. We're facing a huge deficit that will require us to make painful decisions about where we spend money. It will require sacrifice and restraint."

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Dr. Greg Davis on Medicine
10:23 am
Wed January 6, 2010

Blood Thinners

Lexington, KY – Dr. Greg Davis and his guest explain blood thinners.

Dr. Greg Davis on Medicine
10:22 am
Wed January 6, 2010

Saddle Up Safely

Lexington, KY – Dr. Greg Davis talks with his guest about the "Saddle Up Safely" program.

Dr. Greg Davis on Medicine
10:20 am
Wed January 6, 2010

Oral Health

Lexington, KY – Oral health is the topic of this week's installment of Dr. Greg Davis on Medicine.

Dr. Greg Davis on Medicine
10:19 am
Wed January 6, 2010

Managing Football Injuries

Lexington, KY – Dr. Greg Davis talks with his guest about head injuries in football players.

Local/Regional News
5:10 am
Wed January 6, 2010

2010 Session Under Way

Frankfort, KY – "House will come to order!" House Speaker Greg Stumbo, bringing the 2010 session to order. It's a 60-day session that will be dominated by debate over a new two-year budget. And with lawmakers still looking for new revenue sources, Speaker Stumbo intends to again offer legislation allowing video slots at horse tracks. "You never know what might happen, but I don't see any reason for the House to take that up unless we know that there's going to be a different outcome in the Senate."

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Local/Regional News
7:43 am
Tue January 5, 2010

Beshear Plugs Budget Holes

Frankfort, KY – This is the second time this fiscal year and the sixth time since he took office in 2007 that Gov. Beshear has been forced to cut spending. He needs to raise 108-million dollars and to get there, most state agencies will see three-percent cuts. "Initially we thought we might have to cut another six percent. The revision means impacted agencies will only see cuts of three percent."

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Local/Regional News
12:40 pm
Mon January 4, 2010

UK Coach Announces His Retirement

Lexington, KY – Coach Brooks makes it official and announces he's stepping down from the post he's held for seven seasons. Click to hear audio from Monday's news conference.

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