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9:50 am
Thu June 7, 2007

Exhibit Honoring Triple Crown Winner Affirmed Opens at Horse Park

Lexington, KY – A semi-permanent exhibit honoring the accomplishments of 1978 Triple Crown winner Affirmed opened Thursday at the Kentucky Horse Park. Kathleen Adams was there and filed this report.

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6:44 am
Tue June 5, 2007

Rethinking Environmental Oversight

Lexington, KY – Lexington Mayor Jim Newberry's plan to restructure the city's environmental divisions faced no opposition from the Urban County Council Tuesday. As Josh James reports, the reorganization comes up for a first reading later this week.

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6:43 am
Tue June 5, 2007

Lexington Renevue Exceeds Projections

Lexington, KY – Lexington's city coffers may be filling up faster than expected. As Josh James reports, city leaders are being told to expect a surplus in the millions.

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9:48 am
Mon June 4, 2007

Bicyclists to Descend on Five County Area

Lexington, KY – Motorist in five Eastern Kentucky counties need to prepare for an influx of bicyclists this weekend as the region plays host to the 2nd annual Pedals and Blooms Festival. Kathleen Adams has details.

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5:08 am
Mon June 4, 2007

Visitors From Azerbaijan Tour Bluegrass

Lexington, KY – Ten visitors from Azerbaijan are touring Central Kentucky this week to learn more about American media. Josh James caught up with the group at Kentucky Educational Television.

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2:36 am
Sun June 3, 2007

Domestic Partner Benefits Declared Unconstitutional

Lexington, KY – While the University of Kentucky prepares to offer domestic partner benefits to unmarried same-sex and opposite-sex couples, the state Attorney General's office is questioning the constitutionality of the insurance. Josh James has more.

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1:12 am
Fri June 1, 2007

Bush's Pick For Surgeon General Under Fire

Lexington, KY – The University of Kentucky professor tapped by President Bush to be U.S. surgeon general is coming under attack from gay rights advocates who claim he is anti-gay. Kathleen Adams has details.

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7:52 am
Wed May 30, 2007

Disaster Aid Headed To Eastern Kentucky

Lexington, KY – President Bush has signed a federal disaster declaration that provides aid for nine Eastern Kentucky counties that were hit hard by spring flooding. Kathleen Adams has details.

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1:39 am
Wed May 30, 2007

UK Officials Break Ground on Hospital

Lexington, KY – University of Kentucky officials took the first step today toward construction of the largest capital project in the university's history. Josh James reports.

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8:03 am
Tue May 29, 2007

Mayor's Night In

Lexington, KY – Lexington citizens got a chance to chat one-on-one with Mayor Jim Newberry Tuesday night. Josh James has this report on the Mayor's Night In.

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