Local/Regional News

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4:14 am
Tue November 20, 2007

Citizens Pummel Student Housing Proposal

Lexington, KY – Controversy over a student housing proposal that would limit non-related residents to three per unit made for a lively planning meeting downtown Tuesday. Josh James explains.

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10:50 am
Mon November 19, 2007

Following Fire, Stewart Home School Plans To Rebuild Riding Program

Lexington, KY – Two weeks ago, a barn fire in central Kentucky killed nearly all of the horses used in a therapy program for intellectually disabled students.But as Kathleen Adams reports, officials at Stewart Home School still have plenty to be grateful about.

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10:33 am
Mon November 19, 2007

FBI Says Georgetown College Student's Death Not A Hate Crime

Lexington, KY – The Federal Bureau of Investigation has responded to a request from the Kentucky Commission on Human Rights to look into the death of a Georgetown College. Kathleen Adams has details.

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12:26 am
Fri November 16, 2007

Wanted: Border Patrol Agents

Lexington, KY – The U.S. Customs and Border Protection Agency is trying to fill some 6,000 openings for border patrol agents. As Kathleen Adams reports, the agency is holding a recruiting event this weekend in Lexington.

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12:13 am
Fri November 16, 2007

State's First Confirmed Flu Case Is In Fayette County

Lexington, KY – Kentucky has its first confirmed case of flu. And as Kathleen Adams reports, it's somewhere in Fayette County.

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9:41 am
Wed November 14, 2007

Hearing To Restore Voting Rights To Take Place Next Week

Lexington, KY – Supporters of a proposed state constitutional amendment that would restore the voting rights of convicted felons plan to attend a hearing on the matter next week in Louisville. Kathleen Adams has more on the story.

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2:58 am
Tue November 13, 2007

Charitable Givers Put Stronger Emphasis On Accountability

Lexington, KY – Charitable citizens of all stripes were honored Tuesday at the 21st Annual National Philanthropy Day ceremony in Lexington. As Josh James reports, givers tend approach their charity with a more critical eye these days.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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