Bowling Green, Ky – Nick Clooney visited WKU to discuss his visit to the Darfur region of Sudan, where an estimated 400,000 people have been slaughtered by government-backed militias. In eastern Chad, Clooney and his son, George, met hundreds of refugees who had fled the violence in Darfur. Here is the complete, unedited version of his conversation with WKU Public Radio.
Bowling Green, Ky – A competition between WKU and EKU is designed to increase public awareness of organ donation issues. Kim Botner of the WKU School of Nursing says many people are unaware that donors can have an impact on people with a variety of health problems. Dan Modlin has our report.
Bowling Green, Ky – A new 3 billion dollar coal gassification plant is coming to Kentucky. Peabody energy company has announced its new facility will be built in one of five northwestern counties: Henderson, Muhlenberg, Ohio, Union, or Webster. Kevin Willis reports on the potential economic impacts of the new plant.
Bowling Green, Ky – The US Senate has yet to take up the issue of extending a moratorium that prevents state and local governments from levying taxes on internet access. The Senate's actions could have an impact on every American that logs on to the web. Kevin Willis reports.