Frankfort, KY – Kentucky Gov. Steve Beshear has issued an executive order banning state employees from text messaging while driving government-owned vehicles. We get more from Kentucky Public Radio's Tony McVeigh.
Bowling Green, Ky – December 16th marks the 65th anniversary of a pivotal World War Two battle. The Battle of the Bulge began when German troops went on the offensive against Allied forces in western Europe. Dan Modlin spoke with WKU military historian Dr. Jack Thacker about the battle, and it's impact on WWII.
Frankfort, Ky – Kentucky lawmakers continue preparations for the 2010 legislative session, which begins in less than three weeks. During a budget briefing in Frankfort, Kentucky Public Radio's Tony McVeigh says not too many people were smiling.
Frankfort, Ky – Kentucky is joining a national public service campaign on the importance of swine flu vaccines, especially for children. Kentucky Public Radio's Tony McVeigh says the TV ad features two familiar faces.
Frankfort, Ky – Experts in the field say embarrassment is keeping too many people from getting screened for colon cancer. In the first of a two-part series of reports on colon cancer, Dan Modlin reports on the widespread impact this disease has on the Commonwealth and nation.
Frankfort, Ky – H1N1, or swine flu, cases in Kentucky continue to decline, but state health officials say the recent development is no cause for complacency. Kentucky Public Radio's Tony McVeigh explains.
Bowling Green, Ky – It's been a year many dairy farmers would like to forget. Low milk prices have contributed to reduced income, and some have found that the value of their dairy herds has declined. Dan Modlin reports on how Kentucky dairy farmers are being impacted.