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8:30 am
Fri February 12, 2010

Hundreds Rally In Frankfort Against Mountaintop Removal

Frankfort, KY – For the fifth year in a row, environmental activists demonstrate at the State Capitol for "I Love Mountains" Day.

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11:14 am
Thu February 11, 2010

Oral Histories Department Provides Lasting Audio Legacy of Dr. William Markesbery

Lexington, KY – As the UK campus community and the world of medicine mourn the loss of William Markesbery, the Louie B. Nunn Center For Oral History has just released some never before heard interviews with the long-time Director of the Sanders Brown Center on Aging.

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1:07 pm
Wed February 10, 2010

"Billboard Bill" Angers Environmental Groups

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8:03 am
Wed February 10, 2010

How School's Choose Principals Could Soon Change

Frankfort, KY – Under the Kentucky Education Reform Act of 1990, school-based councils choose principals. But legislation sponsored by Rep. Kent Stevens, would let superintendents make the final choice if, within three weeks, school councils are unable to reach agreement on a finalist. "I just feel, in my opinion, that the superintendent sees the total picture and knows what's best for the school system. And you'd be crazy not to want the best person."

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Local/Regional News
7:43 am
Mon February 8, 2010

Budget Front & Center Again In Frankfort This Week

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1:01 pm
Fri February 5, 2010

Stumbo - Williams Show Little Concern For Webb's Complaint

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Local/Regional News
12:58 pm
Fri February 5, 2010

Will Persistence Pay For This Legislator?

Frankfort, KY – In the last three legislative sessions, Rep. Jesse Crenshaw has sought passage of a constitutional amendment allowing automatic restoration of voting rights for felons who have done their time. Each year, by increasingly wider margins, the Lexington Democrat's bill has sailed through the House, only to quietly die in the Senate. But Crenshaw's not giving up. He's back with the bill again.

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8:04 am
Fri February 5, 2010

Texting While Driving Bill Passes House - Moves To Senate

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8:01 am
Thu February 4, 2010

Stumbo Hints Service Contracts Could Receive Scrutiny

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Local/Regional News
8:24 am
Tue February 2, 2010

Rand Paul Wins Endorsement From Sarah Palin

Bowling Green – Former Alaska Governor Sarah Palin has endorsed Rand Paul For His Bid To Replace Jim Bunning In The U-S Senate. Lisa Autry Has Details.

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