Gilbertsville, KY – Kentucky's U.S. Senate race has garnered national attention as polls show the race tightening to almost dead even. Republican incumbent Mitch McConnell and his Democratic challenger Bruce Lunsford met at Kentucky Dam Village on Thursday for a final battle of wits before the November 4th election.

Gilbertsville, Ky – Republican Mitch McConnell finds himself in a suddenly tight re-election battle against Democrat Bruce Lunsford. Thursday morning in western Kentucky, the two squared off at their final face-to-face meeting before the November 4th election. The candidates clashed on almost every issue brought up. Lisa Autry was there, and has this report.

Bowling Green, Ky – The WKU campus was a tense place Wednesday as several incidents led to rumors of gunfire and hostages. When the smoke cleared, all that was left was a series of physical altercations. WKU President Gary Ransdell addressed the situation at a news conference Thursday. Kevin Willis has more.

Frankfort, KY – Their names won't appear on the ballot, but so far, at least six people have qualified to be write-in candidates for president in Kentucky's November 4th election.

Among them are conservative Alan Keyes of Maryland and Keith Judd, a federal prison inmate in Beaumont, Texas.

At least three Kentuckians have qualified as write-ins, including Billy Mills of Morgantown, Shelley Upchurch of Ft. Thomas and Leonard Habermehl of Frankfort.

Frankfort, Ky – A 25-member panel appointed by Kentucky Governor Steve Beshear will look for ways to make college in the commonwealth more affordable and accessible. Kentucky Public Radio's Tony McVeigh has more.

Frankfort, Ky – Two of Kentucky's constitutional officers are teaming up to prevent voter fraud in the November 4th presidential election. We get more from Kentucky Public Radio's Tony McVeigh.

Frankfort, Ky – A burgeoning prison population, and the human and financial costs associated with it, has Kentucky lawmakers considering a major overhaul of the state's penal code. Kentucky Public Radio's Tony McVeigh has the story.

Frankfort, Ky – Kentucky Senator Joey Pendleton of Hopkinsville and Murray State University are rebutting fraud allegations leveled against Pendleton by the state Republican Party. Kentucky Public Radio's Tony McVeigh has the story.

Frankfort, Ky – A Frankfort judge says the Commonwealth of Kentucky may continue to seek forfeiture of the domain names of 141 Internet gambling sites. Kentucky Public Radio's Tony McVeigh is tracking the lawsuit's progress.

Frankfort, KY – Kentucky's new voter registration numbers are out, and they're record-setting.

Four years ago, there were nearly 2.8 million registered voters in Kentucky. That rose to more than 2.8 million for the May primary.

But even that number has now been eclipsed, said Les Fugate, of the Secretary of State's office.

"We have a record number of registered voters who will be able to participate in this fall's election, with 2.9 million voters," said Fugate.