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Local/Regional News
1:01 am
Wed August 20, 2014

Dr. Cornel West To Address LexEndPoverty Event

Dr. Cornel West
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Lexington’s Community Action Council is bringing noted author and professor Dr. Cornel West to town for the LexEndPoverty event in September.

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6:13 pm
Tue August 19, 2014

Grimes Campaign Reacts To Contribution Questions

Democratic U.S. Senate candidate Alison Lundergan Grimes is responding to a report that raised questions about possible campaign violations.

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4:37 pm
Tue August 19, 2014

Officials Fighting Fort Knox Cutbacks

Central Kentucky officials are in the final stages of a letter-writing campaign to oppose potential cuts at Fort Knox.

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4:27 pm
Tue August 19, 2014

Newly Created Office Of Affordable Housing Has A Director

Newly nominated Office of Affordable Housing director, Richard McQuady
Credit photo provided by the city

Mayor Jim Gray has selected a director for the city’s newly created Office of Affordable Housing.

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3:09 pm
Tue August 19, 2014

Engineers Recommend Extra Fencing Around Deteriorating Courthouse

Early reports from engineers tasked with assessing Lexington’s old courthouse building could result in new  fencing around the building.

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1:26 pm
Tue August 19, 2014

State Auditor Recommends Overhaul Of Airport Board

Kentucky Auditor Adam Edelen is recommending an overhaul of the board that oversees the Cincinnati-Northern Kentucky International Airport.

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4:55 pm
Mon August 18, 2014

McConnell, Grimes Agree To Debate On KET

They have to sort through multiple invitations, but Republican Mitch McConnell and Democrat Alison Lundergan Grimes will debate one another on KET October 13.

U-S Senate candidates Mitch McConnell and Alison Lundergan Grimes have agreed to debate each other on Kentucky Educational Television.

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12:35 pm
Mon August 18, 2014

Documentary Featuring UK Organ Transplant Recipients Wins Emmy

And the Emmy goes to…“Body Maps: Transplantation Inside and Out.” 

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12:33 pm
Mon August 18, 2014

Grimes And McConnell To Share The Stage In Louisville This Week

A Louisville TV station is reporting that a senatorial showdown will take place in the Derby City this week.

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12:24 pm
Mon August 18, 2014

Timber Sale Proposed For Daniel Boone National Forest

Daniel Boone National Forest
Credit photo provided

The National Forest Service has proposed allowing more commercial logging in the Daniel Boone National Forest than it has in over a decade.

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