Local/Regional News

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3:17 am
Tue February 27, 2007

House Funding Cut Could Delay Arena

Lexington, KY – A top official at the Kentucky Horse Park is reacting to reports that a bill amending the state budget will strip all additional funds for an outdoor arena, which will be used during the 2010 World Equestrian Games. Josh James has more.

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11:52 am
Mon February 26, 2007

Backcountry Adventures

Lexington, KY – The Kentucky Department of Parks has designed a series of backcountry adventures that offers participants an opportunity to explore remote regions of the state. Kathleen Adams has details.

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11:10 am
Fri February 23, 2007

Kentucky Fairness Alliance

Lexington, KY – The Kentucky Fairness Alliance will receive assistance with electioneering and legal advice from a national political action committee. Kathleen Adams has details.

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10:49 am
Wed February 21, 2007

HPV Vaccine

Lexington, KY – It will be a month before the Lexington-Fayette County Health Department receives the vaccine to prevent the human papilloma virus, but as Kathleen Adams reports, the department is already scheduling appointments for those seeking innoculation.

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11:57 am
Tue February 20, 2007

Forgotten Black Horsemen

Lexington, KY – An exhibition honoring the contributions of black horsemen opened last weekend at the American Saddlebred Museum. Kathleen Adams recently toured the exhibits and filed this report.

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7:47 am
Tue February 20, 2007

Frankfort Infighting Threatens Boni Bill

Lexington, KY – Gubernatorial hopefuls House Speaker Jodi Richards and Governor Ernie Fletcher are trading accusations over the fate of a bill that would boost protections for state safety workers. Josh James explains.

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2:35 am
Mon February 19, 2007

Vatican Official Visits Lexington

Lexington, KY – The man known as the Billy Graham of Catholicism is in Lexington for a speaking tour of several area churches. As Josh James reports, the Vatican official wants to see more dialogue between Catholics and Protestants.

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12:49 am
Mon February 19, 2007

Be Through with Chew

Lexington, KY – All this week the Kentucky Department for Public Health is encouraging Kentuckians to be through with chew. As Kathleen Adams reports, smokeless doesn't mean harmless.

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5:33 am
Tue February 13, 2007

Lexington Fire Dept Urges New Stations

Lexington, KY – Lexington Fire Chief Robert Hendricks says Lexington's fast-growing development is in danger of outstripping expansion of the city's fire department. Josh James has more.

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2:55 am
Tue February 13, 2007

Midway Stockyards Controversy 2

Midway, KY – In part two of our series on the Midway Stockyards controversy, Kara Keeton explains why many area residents say the relocation of Bluegrass Stockyards makes economic sense.

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