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4:08 pm
Thu December 3, 2009

Kentucky misses out on Harley-Davidson plant

Frankfort, Ky – Harley-Davidson won't be moving its Pennsylvania motorcycle assembly plant to Kentucky. Kentucky Public Radio's Tony McVeigh tells us why.

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Regional
10:53 am
Thu December 3, 2009

Special Senate race could have big impact on legislature

Frankfort, Ky – All eyes will be on five central Kentucky counties Tuesday for a special election to fill a vacant state senate seat. Kentucky Public Radio's Tony McVeigh says the election results could have deep repercussions.

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Regional
4:40 pm
Tue December 1, 2009

Capitol rotunda getting facelift

Frankfort, Ky – Scaffolding now completely fills the rotunda of the Kentucky State Capitol, where extensive renovation and repair work is underway. Kentucky Public Radio's Tony McVeigh gives us an exclusive view from the top.

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Regional
10:09 am
Tue December 1, 2009

Deadline passes for agencies to inform of budget cuts

Frankfort, Ky – Monday was the deadline for state agencies to tell Kentucky Gov. Steve Beshear how they intend to further trim their budgets. Kentucky Public Radio's Tony McVeigh reports.

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Regional
10:03 am
Mon November 30, 2009

Tennessee group aims to give shoes to anybody in the world who needs them

Nashville, TN – The head of a Nashville-based charity known as "Soles for Souls" says their mission is simple--give shoes to people anywhere in the world who need them. Since Wayne Elsey got that idea five years ago, his group has given away millions of pairs of footwear to the needy and victims of natural disasters. Joe Corcoran has more on the charity's efforts.

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Regional
5:15 pm
Tue November 24, 2009

Kentucky census worker's death ruled a suicide

Frankfort, Ky – State and federal authorities in Kentucky are convinced a census worker found hanging from a tree in September killed himself. Kentucky Public Radio's Tony McVeigh reports.

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Rising Cost of Health Care
3:58 pm
Tue November 24, 2009

Kentucky Chamber Wants Public Workers to Kick in More for Health Coverage

Bowling Green, Ky – The Kentucky Chamber of Commerce wants state employees to start paying part of their health insurance premiums. The state-wide business group says these payments would help to offset revenue shortfalls that could threaten a number of state programs, including funding for education. But, the Kentucky Education Association says the Chamber's proposal is a step in the wrong direction.

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Health
9:28 am
Tue November 24, 2009

New Methadone Clinic in Hardin County Causing Controversy

Elizabethtown, Ky – A new business is open in Elizabethtown, but city and county leaders aren't exactly rolling out the red carpet. In fact, the opening of a methadone clinic in Hardin County is causing quite a bit of controversy. Lisa Autry traveled to Elizabethtown and has our report.

Regional
9:25 am
Tue November 24, 2009

A familiar name new WKU head football coach

WKU President Gary Ransdell, head football coach Willie Taggert, and Athletics Director Wood Selig
Clinton Lewis/WKU

Bowling Green, Ky – Former Hilltopper quarterback Willie Taggert has been named WKU's new head football coach. Taggert, who has been the running backs coach at Stanford, says he's looking forward to getting the WKU program "back on track." Dan Modlin reports.

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Regional
11:46 am
Thu November 19, 2009

Lindsey Wilson to host performance by mezzo-soprano

Laura Atkinson, performing in South Korea

Bowling Green, Ky – Lindsey Wilson College in Colombia is hosting a recital by mezzo-soprano Laura Atkinson that will feature opera arias, as well as spirituals and Broadway tunes. Lee Stott has this preview.

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