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9:41 am
Thu May 14, 2009

Beshear Still Contemplating Calling A Special Session

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4:35 pm
Wed May 13, 2009

KY Legislator Says Horse Tracks Need Slots To Prosper

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4:26 pm
Wed May 13, 2009

Coach Cal Holds Court

Lexington, KY – New University of Kentucky Coach John Calipari says he's somewhat surprised, but very happy, that star forward Patrick Patterson has decided to return the Wildcats instead of entering the NBA Draft. Coach Cal says in the short time he's worked with the big man, he knows he can help Patterson raise his game even higher. Calipari talked about Patterson, and other returning players, plus UK's new recruits during a press conference Wednesday.

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4:14 pm
Wed May 13, 2009

Beshear Says He Will Ask Feds For Disaster Aid

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9:48 am
Wed May 13, 2009

Lexington Unveils New Building Inventory

Lexington, KY – Lexington now has a building-by-building inventory covering some 34 blocks downtown. The Lexington Division of Historic Preservation has compiled a Downtown Lexington Building Inventory. About three hundred structures are described in some detail and ranked for historical significance.

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5:27 pm
Tue May 12, 2009

Churchill To Cut Race Days From Schedule

Louisville, KY – Track officials say without gaming options like slot machines, they can't offer large enough purses to remain competitive with other tracks.

Measures to legalize expanded gaming have twice failed in the Kentucky General Assembly. But Thoroughbred Times News Editor Ed DeRosa says it's not just the lack of slot machines that's keeping horses out of races. Rather, he says, there are simply too many races and not enough horses.

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5:24 pm
Tue May 12, 2009

Beshear Tours Storm Ravaged Parts Of KY

Kirksville, KY – It was a day of looking and listening Tuesday as Governor Beshear toured central and eastern Kentucky areas hit hard storms and flooding.

Ron Smith was in Madison County when the Governor arrived and files this report.

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9:46 am
Tue May 12, 2009

State Auditor Says Many "Lessons Learned" From Airport Spending Scandal

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5:41 pm
Mon May 11, 2009

UK's Patterson Explains Why He's Coming Back To Play For Wildcats

Lexington, KY – The 6 foot 9 standout also said he was having too much fun living the college lifestyle and that "the NBA will always be there. Hopefully it will always be there for me". With Patterson back in the fold, the eyes of big blue nation now turn to UK's other outstanding
underclassman, Jodie Meeks, who's still in the draft. He has until
June 15th to either stay in or get out.

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9:20 am
Mon May 11, 2009

Governor And Lawmakers Await Economic Forcast

Frankfort, KY – With talk of a possible special session as early as June, legislative leaders are anxious to see the latest revenue figures. House budget chairman Rick Rand isn't optimistic.

"I haven't seen the numbers, but I can only anticipate that they will not be great. I'm hopeful that if the numbers don't pan out and it looks like we need to come in, it would be my preference to do it sooner, rather than later."

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