Local/Regional News
12:45 pm
Mon June 16, 2014

Council To Consider Lifting Election Day Alcohol Ban

Urban County Council members will soon be considering whether to do away with an Election Day law that the Vice Mayor is calling “antiquated.”

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WUKY In Depth
9:26 am
Thu October 25, 2012

Why Vets Drink: Improving Treatment for Alcohol & Substance Abuse

The VA Medical Center (Cooper Campus) in Lexington, Ky.

LEXINGTON, Ky. - This year nearly 400 veterans will seek help for alcohol dependence and drug abuse at the VA Medical Center in Lexington.

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WUKY In Depth
9:23 am
Tue October 23, 2012

Why Vets Drink: Alcohol and Substance Abuse in the Military

A military vehicle hit by an improvised explosive device. - photo courtesy Sgt. Matt McKenzie

LEXINGTON, Ky. - The U.S. military is no stranger to alcohol.

Ryan Donahue, a 27-year-old Louisville native, worked as an aircraft mechanic on the USS Eisenhower during Operation Enduring Freedom. The “party hard” mindset helped break up the monotony of constant training and work.

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Local/Regional News
12:16 pm
Thu July 19, 2012

Ky. Alcohol Laws Outdated, Task Force to Recommend Changes

FRANKFORT, Ky. - A new task force aims to improve Kentucky’s antiquated laws on alcoholic beverages.

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Local/Regional News
8:44 am
Mon July 9, 2012

The Push to Allow Election Day Alcohol Sales

Rep. Arnold Simpson - photo courtesy LRC Public Information

COVINGTON, Ky. - A Kentucky state representative wants to allow alcohol sales on elections days.

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