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6:22 pm
Tue May 21, 2013

Richie Farmer's Sister Resigns From Kentucky Registry Of Election Finance

FRANKFORT, Ky. - Former Agriculture Commissioner Richie Farmer's sister has resigned as assistant executive director of the Kentucky Registry of Election Finance.

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3:51 pm
Fri May 17, 2013

Tourism Secretary Sparrow Stepping Down

FRANKFORT, Ky. -- A member of Gov. Steve Beshear's cabinet, Tourism, Arts and Heritage Secretary Marcheta Sparrow, is retiring at the end of May.

A statement from Beshear's office on Friday said Sparrow plans to spend more time with her family, pursue new interests and become more involved in her hometown of Harrodsburg.

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4:43 pm
Wed May 8, 2013

Ky. Officeholders Join Chorus Denouncing Urban Outfitters

FRANKFORT, Ky. - U.S. Rep. Hal Rogers is calling on Urban Outfitters to
stop selling flasks, shot glasses and pint glasses that look like prescription
pill bottles.

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4:26 pm
Wed May 8, 2013

Murray State Board Of Regents Chair Requests New Vote On Dunn Contract

Randy Dunn

MURRAY, Ky. - The chairman of the Murray State University board of regents
is asking the board to vote again on extending President Randy Dunn's contract,
which expires next year.

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4:23 pm
Tue May 7, 2013

Independent Joins State House Race In 56th District

John-Mark Hack
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FRANKFORT, Ky. - Anti-gambling advocate John-Mark Hack has filed candidacy
papers to run as an independent for a vacant legislative seat in central
Kentucky.

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4:16 pm
Tue May 7, 2013

Farmer Attorney Requests Trial Delay

FRANKFORT, Ky. - University of Kentucky basketball icon Richie Farmer is
asking that his trial on charges of misappropriating government resources while
serving as agriculture commissioner be postponed until early next year.

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1:30 pm
Mon May 6, 2013

Jefferson County Prosecuters Working To Expunge Dismissed Felony Cases

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Prosecutors in Jefferson County are seeking to expunge felony cases that have been dismissed.

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2:30 pm
Fri May 3, 2013

Black Onyx Scratched From Derby

LOUISVILLE, Ky. - Long shot Black Onyx is a late scratch for the Kentucky Derby, leaving 19 horses to vie for the roses.

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9:52 am
Fri May 3, 2013

Sarah Palin, Husband Attending Fundraiser in Ky.

Sarah Palin - photo by Associated Press

LEXINGTON, Ky. - Former vice presidential candidate Sarah Palin and her husband, Todd Palin, will be in Kentucky this weekend, attending a museum fundraiser in Lexington on the day after the Kentucky Derby.
 
The annual Brunch and Bibelots party is a fundraiser for the Headley-Whitney Museum in Lexington, and the $150-a-seat, sold-out event will be held on the museum's grounds on Sunday. About 200 people are expected.
 
The Palins will be guests of socialite and museum supporter Marylou Whitney and her husband, John
Hendrickson, at the party.
 

Local/Regional News
3:56 pm
Thu May 2, 2013

Lawmakers Question DEA On Hemp Regulations

FRANKFORT, Ky. - Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell was joined by most of Kentucky's federal delegation in a letter to the Drug Enforcement Administration seeking clarification on the industrial hemp issue.

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