Regional
1:49 am
Mon July 17, 2006

Fletcher grand jury meets with judge

Frankfort, KY – The grand jury investigating the hiring practices of Governor Fletcher's administration has met privately with the circuit judge overseeing the case. Kentucky Public Radio's Tony McVeigh reports.

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Regional
1:47 am
Mon July 17, 2006

Obscene graffitt gone from KY Capitol building

Frankfort, KY – The obscene graffiti that for three days marred the limestone front of Kentucky's historic Capitol building is now gone. Kentucky Public Radio's Tony McVeigh reports.

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Regional
9:06 am
Fri July 14, 2006

KY lawmaker fights Fletcher move to block access to blogs

Frankfort, KY – A Kentucky lawmaker is planning to file legislation reversing Governor Fletcher's decision to block state employee access to political web logs, or "blogs." Kentucky Public Radio's Tony McVeigh reports.

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Regional
9:04 am
Fri July 14, 2006

Fletcher dealt setback in latest court hearing

Governor Ernie Fletcher

Frankfort, Ky – Attorneys for Governor Fletcher lost a round Thursday at the latest court hearing in the ongoing state merit system probe. Kentucky Public Radio's Tony McVeigh reports.

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Regional
3:59 am
Fri July 14, 2006

Second District Democrat asking for image to be pulled from DCCC spot

Bowling Green, KY – The Democratic candidate in Kentucky's Second District House race says he will ask the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee to remove his image from a controversial ad appearing on the internet. The ad features photos of flag-draped coffins carrying the bodies of American war dead. Kevin Willis reports.

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Regional
3:41 am
Fri July 14, 2006

Ky's Capitol building defaced by graffiti

Frankfort, Ky – The front entryway of Kentucky's historic Capitol building has been marred by obscene graffiti. Kentucky Public Radio's Tony McVeigh reports.

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Regional
11:37 am
Thu July 13, 2006

KY doing better at recycling, but still room to improve

Frankfort, KY – Kentuckians are doing a better job of recycling some of their garbage, but a new report from state environmental officials indicates there is still plenty of room for improvement. Kentucky Public Radio's Tony McVeigh reports.

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Regional
12:09 am
Thu July 13, 2006

Web Exclusive: Hear about groundbreaking research in autism field

Bowling Green, Ky – This is an expanded, unedited interview with Dr. Raymond Romancyzk, an autism researcher at the State University of New York in Binghamton. He explains his use of a state-of-the-art eye tracking device in new research into the causes and effects of autism-related disorders. You can hear a special two-part series on autism on Tuesday and Wednesday, July 18 and 19, on Western's Public Radio.

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Regional
10:43 am
Wed July 12, 2006

In Ky, Governor signs order banning smoking in state buildings

Frankfort, KY – Governor Fletcher has signed an executive order banning smoking in all state office buildings. Kentucky Public Radio's Tony McVeigh reports.

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Regional
10:39 am
Wed July 12, 2006

Gov. Fletcher looking into creation of legal defense fund

Frankfort, KY – Faced with mounting legal bills, Governor Fletcher is looking into creating a legal defense fund. Kentucky Public Radio's Tony McVeigh reports.

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