Local/Regional News
3:53 am
Wed October 1, 2008

UK Students Participate In Mock Election

Lexington, KY – Student groups and the Secretary of State's office are hosting a series of mock elections on Kentucky college campuses. and Today/Wednesday UK students got a chance to pull the lever for their favorite candidates. Students cast ballots for U-S Senate as well as President. Derek Hall with the Secretary of State's office says the mock elections provide a very tangible civics lesson especially for first-time voters.

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3:48 am
Wed October 1, 2008

Lexington Announces "Second Sunday" Events

Lexington, KY – The city of Lexington says it plans to participate in the state-wide Second Sunday initiative, a day long event designed to improve the health of citizens while promoting family fun. On Sunday, October 12th, Limestone Street will be closed to traffic from 2 to 6 p-m
between the Avenue of Champions and Third Street. Lexington Mayor
Jim Newberry says families are encouraged take part in a variety of physical fitness activities.

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2:32 am
Wed October 1, 2008

Kentucky Atty. Gen. Challenges Early Release

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2:15 am
Wed October 1, 2008

Kentucky Atty. Gen. Challenges Early Release Program

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9:03 am
Tue September 30, 2008

Kentucky Lawmakers Not On Board With Bailout Plan

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Local/Regional News
7:13 am
Tue September 30, 2008

Kentucky Banks Not Likely To Suffer From Wall Street Crisis

Louisville, KY – Conservative business practices have protected most Kentucky banks from being damaged by the Wall Street financial crisis. As Gabe Bullard reports, that means they're able and willing to extend credit to eligible customers.

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7:08 am
Tue September 30, 2008

Health Department To Hold Drive-Thru Flu Shot Clinic

Lexington, KY – Hard to believe, but another flu season is just around the corner, and the Fayette County Health Department is hosting a free drive-thru flu clinic to encourage folks to get that shot early enough so it can do some good. Spokesman Kevin Hall says people aged nine and older can get a free shot at the Lexmark campus Saturday morning from 8 to 11. This year, health officials recommend all children six months and older get a flu shot.

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5:36 am
Tue September 30, 2008

New Auto Parts Supplier Coming To Central Kentucky

Frankfort, KY – Fuel Total Systems of California, a subsidiary of FTS Company of Japan, will build a 140-thousand square foot facility on 20-acres in Marion County. Governor Beshear says the plant in Lebanon, which will manufacture automotive fuel tank systems, will provide 100 full-time jobs for Kentuckians. Average wages and benefits for these jobs will exceed 20-dollars an hour. I met with officials with Fuel Total Systems in June, during my visit in Japan.

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5:26 am
Mon September 29, 2008

Important Electoral Date Looming

Frankfort, KY – Monday, October 6th is the voter registration deadline for Kentucky's November 4th Presidential Election. Secretary of State Trey Grayson says county clerks across the commonwealth will accept voter registration cards until the close of business Monday. If you have moved, please make sure you check to see that you are registered at your current address. Kentucky law requires you to vote where you actually live.

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3:10 am
Mon September 29, 2008

2009 Session Schedule Released

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