Local/Regional News

Local/Regional News
10:45 am
Mon November 12, 2007

Hope Center Welcomes Media & Public

Lexington, KY – In an effort to focus attention on the plight of the homeless in Fayette County, the Hope Center is inviting members of the media and the public to meet their homeless neighbors. Kathleen Adams has details.

Read more
Local/Regional News
3:24 am
Mon November 12, 2007

New Poll Shows Majority Favor Cigarette Tax Increase

Lexington, KY – A new poll shows 60 percent of Kentucky voters favor upping the state tax on cigarettes. As Josh James reports, the coalition of health groups responsible for the poll made their case Monday at Embassy Suites in Lexington.

Read more
Local/Regional News
9:52 am
Fri November 9, 2007

LexTran Hits Another Record

Lexington, KY – HOST LEAD: LEXTRAN OFFICIALS ARE CITING SERVICE IMPROVEMENTS AS WELL AS THE HIGH PRICE OF GASOLINE FOR THE RECENT RISE IN RIDERSHIP. KATHLEEN ADAMS HAS DETAILS.

Read more
Local/Regional News
4:14 am
Thu November 8, 2007

Some Support Newberry's Stand on Immigration Commission Report

Lexington, KY – Disenchantment with Lexington Mayor Jim Newberry's Immigration Commission Report has spawned protests and a dissenting opinion from one member of the Immigration Commission itself, but other Lexington groups are rallying around the document.

Read more
Local/Regional News
2:20 am
Wed November 7, 2007

One Immigration Panelist Reacts To Newberry's Rejection Of Recommendations

Lexington, KY – After Lexington Mayor Jim Newberry announced he would not support two recommendations put forth by members of an immigration commission, at least one panelist says the mayor is acting hastily. Kathleen Adams has more on the story.

Read more
Local/Regional News
2:15 am
Wed November 7, 2007

No Sweep For Dems

Lexington, KY – While Governor-Elect Steve Beshear's Coattails Proved Lengthy, Some Democratic Hopefuls Will Not Be Going With Him to Frankfort.

Read more
Local/Regional News
1:26 am
Wed November 7, 2007

Equine Group Hopes Beshear Keeps His Word On Expanded Gambling

Lexington, KY – Kentucky Governor-elect Steve Beshear ran on a platform that includes support for expanded gambling. And as Kathleen Adams reports, one equine organization that endorsed Beshear's run for office hopes he stays true to his word.

Read more
Local/Regional News
1:03 am
Wed November 7, 2007

Fletcher Fails To Mount Effective Challenge

Lexington, KY – Despite a concerted final push by his campaign, Governor Ernie Fletcher failed to mount an effective challenge to Democratic candidate Steve Beshear. As Josh James reports, voters left no room for doubt - giving Beshear an 18 point advantage.

Read more
Local/Regional News
1:03 am
Wed November 7, 2007

Republicans And Democrats Weigh Election Aftermath

Lexington, KY – Democrats and Republicans alike hailed their victories Tuesday night as harbingers - setting the stage for future local and national races. Josh James explains

Read more
Local/Regional News
3:29 pm
Tue November 6, 2007

Fletcher Fails To Mount Effective Challenge

Lexington, KY – Despite a concerted final push by his campaign, Governor Ernie Fletcher failed to mount an effective challenge to Democratic candidate Steve Beshear. As Josh James reports, voters left no room for doubt - giving Beshear an 18 point advantage.

Read more

Pages