Local/Regional News
4:03 am
Fri July 11, 2008

Lextran Stands To Gain From Fed. Appropriations Bill

Lexington, KY – If the U-S Senate approves an appropriations bill sponsored by its Minority Leader, Lextran could get some federal help in replenishing its fleet of buses.

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Local/Regional News
4:44 am
Thu July 10, 2008

Governor Beshear Hopes Justices Can Solve High Cost Of Incarceration

Lexington, KY – Governor Beshear Hopes the state Supreme Court will offer some relief to county officials who must wrestle with high jail costs. Stu Johnson reports...

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Local/Regional News
3:04 am
Thu July 10, 2008

State Economy Doing A Tad Better

Frankfort, KY – There's a little bit of good news on the revenue front for Kentucky, as revenue receipts rise in June. We get more from Kentucky Public Radio's Tony McVeigh.

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1:50 am
Thu July 10, 2008

Anti-Smoking Group Reports Toxic Air In Bingo Halls

Lexington, KY – Smoking in bingo halls has long been a sore spot for the people who helped champion Lexington's public smoking ban in 2004. Four years later, that group is out with a report on the indoor air quality of those establishments. Bryan Bartlett has details.

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Local/Regional News
11:04 am
Wed July 9, 2008

Parking Scofflaws Be Ye Warned!

Lexington, KY – In an effort to free up some parking spaces in downtown Lexington, the Urban County Government's Parking Authority has rolled out a new enforcement program called "Lexpark". Alan Lytle has the details.

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Local/Regional News
9:19 am
Wed July 9, 2008

Distillery District Discussed

Lexington, KY – Preliminary plans for a downtown distillery district have been brought before Lexington's Urban County Council. Kentucky Public Radio's Stu Johnson reports.

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9:15 am
Wed July 9, 2008

Lawmakers Cleared Of Ethics Allegations

Frankfort, KY – Ethics complaints against four members of the Kentucky House have been dismissed for lack of evidence. We get details from Kentucky Public Radio's Tony McVeigh.

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Local/Regional News
4:42 am
Wed July 9, 2008

Junior League Doles Out 50K To Area Non-Profits

Lexington, KY – As part of its 72nd annual horse show, the Junior League of Lexington has presented checks totaling 50-Thousand dollars to seven different Central Kentucky Agencies.

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4:35 am
Wed July 9, 2008

Some Kentucky Lawmakers Logging Frequent Flyer Miles This Summer

Frankfort, KY – Every year about this time, many of Kentucky's 138 lawmakers pack their bags and head for legislative conferences in distant cities. The National Conference of State Legislatures, this month in New Orleans, draws the biggest crowd. Kentucky Public Radio's Tony McVeigh has the story.

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9:09 am
Tue July 8, 2008

Despite Cuts Schools Judged Safer

Frankfort, KY – Despite a precipitous decline in funding, school safety programs in Kentucky are still getting the job done. That's the opinion of the man who oversees them. We get more from Kentucky Public Radio's Tony McVeigh.

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