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5:12 am
Tue April 14, 2009

A Candid Conversation With Journalist Howard Fineman

Lexington, KY – Each year the University of Kentucky's School of Journalism invites a distinguished member of the national media to deliver the Joe Creason Lecture. This year's headliner is Howard Fineman of Newsweek, NBC, and MSNBC.com. He also wrote for the Louisville Courier Journal before going national. Bryan Bartlett caught up with Mr. Fineman earlier today.

Local/Regional News
4:52 am
Tue April 14, 2009

Midnight Deadline Looms

Lexington, KY – As the clock continues to wind down on another tax season, last minute filers, (and you know who you are), need to be aware of some different postal service protocol this year. Alan Lytle reports.

Local/Regional News
3:10 am
Tue April 14, 2009

Session By The Numbers

Lexington, Ky – Seven-hundred-34 bills were introduced during the session, 190 in the Senate and 544 in the House. That compares to 795 bills introduced in 2007, which was also a short session. One-hundred-one bills, or 18-point-five percent of all bills introduced this year, were approved and signed into law.

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Local/Regional News
2:22 am
Mon April 13, 2009

More Help On The Way For KY Vets

Louisville, KY –

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Local/Regional News
1:12 am
Fri April 10, 2009

UK Mourning Loss Of Wildcat Great - Staff Trustee

Lexington, KY – Former University of Kentucky Wildcat Great, Mike Casey died of heart complications at Vanderbilt Medical Center. He was 60. Casey was the leading scorer at UK as a sophomore in the 1967-68 sason. A car accident sidelined him for the 1969-70 campaign, but he returned a year later and finished his Kentucky career with over 1,500 points; making him the thirteenth all time leading scorer at UK. Funeral arrangements for Mike Casey are pending.

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Local/Regional News
9:09 am
Thu April 9, 2009

Diehard UK Fans Lining Up For Long Night At Keeneland

Lexington, KY – They snapped up the commemorative UK Maker's Mark bottles in record time,now many diehard fans will be lining up Thursday night at Keeneland to get them autographed early Friday morning. In this extended interview with Maker's Mark President Bill Samuels, we discuss the annual event that always draws a crowd.

Local/Regional News
9:00 am
Thu April 9, 2009

KY Author Describes Life In A "Toxic Closet"

Lexington, KY – Growing up gay, lesbian, or transgender can be difficult for anyone, but a Kentucky author says doing so in the bible belt brings unique challenges. In this edition of Focus On UK, Ashley Westerman reports on a recent event on the topic which was held at the UK Student Center.

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Local/Regional News
3:27 am
Wed April 8, 2009

Scholarship Money Available In Central KY To Teach Kids Meditation

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Local/Regional News
12:46 am
Tue April 7, 2009

LexPark Study Shows Plenty Of Parking In Chevy Chase

Lexington, KY – The study is in response to complaints by local business owners that want more convenient parking for their customers.

LexPark Executive Director Gary Means says the perception that there is a limited amount of parking in Chevy Chase is actually a myth.

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Local/Regional News
9:45 am
Mon April 6, 2009

Commentator Calls Organ Donation The Ultimate Unselfish Act

Lexington, KY – Contributing Commentator Scott Winkler has this essay in conjuntion with National Donate Life Month. Scott Winkler is pastor of the Old Union Christian Church in Lexington, and member of the Fayette Equity Council.

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