Local/Regional News
5:41 am
Thu July 17, 2008

Talk Of Patterson Dominates Gillispie Presser

Lexington, KY – In nearly 50 minutes spent chatting with assembled media today, much of UK Coach Billy Gillispie's comments centered around his talented forward.

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Local/Regional News
5:24 am
Thu July 17, 2008

Downtown Fire Shuts Down Parts Of Lexington

Lexington, KY – As Kentucky Public Radio's Stu Johnson reports,the blaze at the Star, Light, and Magic building on Jefferson Street caused evacuations over a three block area.

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UK Perspectives
1:11 am
Thu July 17, 2008

Saving Shughni

Lexington, KY – With only about 60,000 speakers left in the world, the language known as "Shughni" is considered endangered. But, as WUKY general manager Tom Godell reports, some at the University of Kentucky are working to save the little-known Language.

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Tonic
2:26 pm
Wed July 16, 2008

Up For Renewal

What magazines taught author Cathy Alter about sex, love, and starting over

...all that and more in Alter's latest memoir

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Local/Regional News
4:54 am
Wed July 16, 2008

Beshear Announces Energy Plan

Frankfort, KY – Kentucky Governor Steve Beshear says he's determined to make the state the Energy Capital of the World. Kentucky Public Radio's Tony McVeigh has more on the governor's plan.

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Local/Regional News
4:22 am
Wed July 16, 2008

Lawmakers Question Nursing Contracts

Frankfort, KY – Kentucky lawmakers are questioning the expenditure of hundreds of millions of dollars for contract nurses at state mental health facilities. We get more from Kentucky Public Radio's Tony McVeigh.

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Local/Regional News
1:19 am
Wed July 16, 2008

Kentucky American Water Awards 20K To Two Environment Groups

Lexington, KY – Innovative ideas and a commitment to improving water quality have earned two Central Kentucky environmental organizations some hefty corporate grant money. Bryan Bartlett has details.

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Local/Regional News
10:37 am
Tue July 15, 2008

Beshear Rolls Vehicle Enforcement into a Division of Kentucky State Police

Frankfort, KY – Kentucky Governor Steve Beshear is putting two state law enforcement agencies under one umbrella. We get details from Kentucky Public Radio's Tony McVeigh.

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Election 2008
10:16 am
Tue July 15, 2008

Cross: McConnell Likely To Be Outspent By Opponent

Lexington, KY – The race between Kentucky Republican Senator Mitch McConnell and Democratic challenger Bruce Lunsford is already off to a nasty and expensive start. A recent decision by the U-S Supreme Court clears the way for what could be the most expensive senatorial race in Kentucky history. Joining us to talk about this is Al Cross, the director for UK's Institute for Rural Journalism and Community Issues.

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UK Perspectives
8:59 am
Tue July 15, 2008

Shughni Mother Tongue Poem

Lexington, KY – A Shughni poem entitled "Mother Tongue" (with translation).

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