Bowling Green, Ky – Progressive Farmer magazine recently named Barren County the top rural area to live in the US. Joe Corcoran recently spoke with Barren County Judge-Executive Davie Greer and the editor of the publication about the honor.
Bowling Green, Ky – WKU is developing a doctoral program which could become the first Doctor in Education degree offered by a comprehensive university in Kentucky. Dan Modlin discussed the proposed program with Dr. Sam Evans, Dean of the College of Education and Behavioral Sciences at WKU.
Bowling Green, Ky – With ten candidates running for the Governor's office in Kentucky, fundraising will be tight around the state. WKU Political Science Professor Scott Lasley talked with Western's Public Radio about the fundraising and campaigning challenges facing the ten candidates.
Bowling Green, Ky – In part of our ongoing coverage of the 2007 election season, Western's Public Radio offers these candidate profiles of Steve Henry and Jody Richards. Both Democrats have officially declared they are running for the Governor's office.
Bowling Green – The U-S Army Corps of Engineers announced this week that Wolf Creek Dam in Russell County is at high risk of failure. The dam impounds Lake Cumberland, which is a multi-million dollar tourist destination. Lisa Autry has more on the potential fallout and what mitigation efforts are underway.
Bowling Green, Ky – The federal government has released its report on the August Comair crash in Lexington that killed 49 people. Dan Modlin spoke with Bowling Green aviation attorney Steve Hixon about the report, which shows several instances of unprofessional behavior by the Comair pilots aboard flight 5191.
Bowling Green, Ky – With US relations with China growing in importance by the day, Western's Public Radio sat down with three members of our listening area who recently visited the Asian nation. They offer their unique perspectives on the Chinese people and culture.
Bowling Green, Ky – Officials with Hospice organizations across the state and nation are waiting too long to contact their organization. Dan Modlin spoke with Gary Bohannon, the director of the Elizabethtown-based Hospice and Palliative Care of Central Kentucky.