Local/Regional News
4:25 am
Thu August 21, 2008

Energy Issues Dominate State Fair Ham Breakfast

Louisville, KY – The high cost of energy was a common theme in remarks from the state's top elected

officials during the annual Kentucky Farm Bureau country ham breakfast today.

Rick Howlett reports.

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2:57 am
Thu August 21, 2008

Talk About Pork Barrel Spending!!!

Louisville, KY – The grand champion ham at the Kentucky State Fair fetched a six figure price at a charity auction this morning. Rick Howlett reports.

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6:03 am
Wed August 20, 2008

McConnell-Lunsford Make Joint Appearance At Farm Bureau Forum

Louisville, KY – U. S Senate candidates Mitch McConnell and Bruce Lunsford squared off today in Louisville. As Stephanie Sanders reports, the Meet the Candidates Forum at the Kentucky Farm Bureau was their first debate-style meeting.

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5:02 am
Wed August 20, 2008

Speaker Stumbo?

Frankfort, KY – Leadership races in the Kentucky House are still nearly five months off, but speculation over the Speaker's race continues to mount. We get more from Kentucky Public Radio's Tony McVeigh.

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4:53 am
Wed August 20, 2008

UK Gets 2 Mil From EPA To Study Nanoparticles

Lexington, KY – The STAR grant is the largest single award for the study of nanotechnology.

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6:09 am
Tue August 19, 2008

Legislative Panel Approves Bonding Plan

Frankfort, KY – A plan to use private bond proceeds to finance student loans in Kentucky has cleared its final hurdle. We get the latest from Kentucky Public Radio's Tony McVeigh.

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4:43 am
Tue August 19, 2008

Unemployment Up Again In KY

Louisville, KY – Kentucky's unemployment rate jumped to 6.7% (six-point-seven percent) in July,

up from 6.3% (six-point-three percent) in June. Rick Howlett reports.

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4:35 am
Tue August 19, 2008

Kentucky Citizens Getting Fatter

Louisville, KY – Kentucky's obesity rate has gone up in each of the last
three years, according to a report released today by Trust for
America's Health. Stephanie Sanders has more.

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4:16 am
Tue August 19, 2008

Parole Provisions Face Court Challenge

Frankfort, KY – In an effort to reduce the state's prison population and save money, Kentucky lawmakers this year altered inmate parole provisions. But as Kentucky Public Radio's Tony McVeigh reports, a court challenge to the changes is now being mounted.

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9:28 am
Mon August 18, 2008

Chandler Says U-S Can't Afford To Be Fighting Two Wars Anymore

Lexington, KY – Sixth District Representative Ben Chandler Discussed The War and other topics at a recent Commerce Lexington public affairs luncheon.

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