Regional
10:04 am
Tue September 26, 2006

Computer system is helping Ky track prescription drug abuse

Frankfort, Ky – In Frankfort, Kentucky lawmakers have gotten an update on the computerized system that is helping the state track prescription drug abuse. Kentucky Public Radio's Tony McVeigh reports.

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Regional
10:50 am
Mon September 25, 2006

WKU expert: Several reasons behind falling gas prices

Bowling Green, Ky – If you drive an automobile, you've no doubt noticed the falling gas prices in the past few weeks. WKU Economics Professor Dick Cantrell tells Western's Public Radio there are several reasons behind the decreasing costs.

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Regional
9:53 am
Mon September 25, 2006

WKU expert: Several reasons behind falling gas prices

Bowling Green, Ky – If you drive an automobile, you've no doubt noticed the falling gas prices. WKU Economics Professor Dick Cantrell says there are several factors behind the drop in fuel costs. Dan Modlin recently spoke to Prof. Cnatrell in the studios of Western's Public Radio.

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Regional
9:43 am
Mon September 25, 2006

Judge will rule soon on purging of Ky voters from rolls

Attorney General Greg Stumbo

Frankfort, Ky – A Frankfort judge will soon rule on the Kentucky Attorney General's lawsuit challenging the purging of thousands of names from the state's voter rolls. Kentucky Public Radio's Tony McVeigh reports.

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Health
8:13 am
Fri September 22, 2006

Innovative Program Gives At-Risk Kids in Kentucky the Skills to Succeed

Fort Mitchell, Ky – A unique public-private partnership in Kentucky and Ohio is being credited with changing the lives of at-risk mothers. The "Every Child Succeeds" program provides intensive home visits for moms who are pregnant with--or who have just had--their first child. Kevin Willis of Western's Public Radio visited one Kentucky town where the program works.

Regional
8:01 am
Fri September 22, 2006

Laurel County native dies in Iraq

Frankfort, Ky – The Kentucky National Guard is reporting the non-combat death of a Laurel County native. Kentucky Public Radio's Tony McVeigh reports.

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Regional
8:26 am
Thu September 21, 2006

New head of Oakwood promises change is coming

Frankfort, Ky – Kentucky lawmakers have been updated on changes underway to end neglect and abuse problems at the state's largest facility for mentally handicapped adults. Kentucky Public Radio's Tony McVeigh reports.

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Regional
7:48 am
Thu September 21, 2006

WKU debates a move up to 1-A football

WKU quarterback Justin Haddix

Bowling Green, Ky – The WKU campus community is debating whether or not the school's football program should make a move up to Division 1-A. The program is currently a member of the 1-AA ranks. We hear from WKU Senate Committee Chairman Andrew McMicael and WKU Athletics Director Wood Selig.

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Regional
8:17 am
Wed September 20, 2006

Warning: Watch out for scams dealing with free gas, airline tickets

Bowling Green, Ky – The Better Business Bureau of Kentucky and Southern Indiana is warning consumers to beware of new scams that claim to offer free gas and airline tickets. Dan Modlin has this interview.

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Regional
7:27 am
Wed September 20, 2006

Effort underway to engage Ky youth in civics, voting

Frankfort, Ky – Kentucky's Secretary of State says more young people in the Commonwealth need to be exposed to civics education. Tony McVeigh has this story from Frankfort.

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