Regional
12:09 am
Tue July 10, 2007

Ky Democrats outraged by phone calls by GOP

Frankfort, Ky – Kentucky Democrats are expressing anger over a series of automated phone calls placed by the state Republican party. Kentucky Public Radio's Tony McVeigh has the story.

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Regional
9:24 am
Mon July 9, 2007

History made: A look back at historic week in KY General Assembly

Frankfort, Ky – History was made in Frankfort recently when the Kentucky House refused to participate in Governor Ernie Fletcher's special session on energy incentives. Watching the drama and political intrigue unfold was Kentucky Public Radio's Tony McVeigh.

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Regional
9:23 am
Mon July 9, 2007

History made: A look back at historic week in General Assembly

Frankfort, Ky – History was made in Frankfort recently when the Kentucky House refused to participate in Governor Ernie Fletcher's special session on energy incentives. Watching the drama and political intrigue unfold was Kentucky Public Radio's Tony McVeigh.

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Regional
4:17 am
Mon July 9, 2007

WKU journalism instructor reports on lingering impact of Katrina

Bowling Green, Ky – WKU Jounalism instructor Sara Shipley Hiles is one of seven reporters who have compiled a book on Hurricane Katrina and the lingering problems that are impacting New Orleans. In an interview with Dan Modlin, she said decisions made by local officials regarding the city's levee system added greatly to the environmental damage.

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Regional
2:37 am
Mon July 9, 2007

Update: Speaker Richards still a "no" on session

Frankfort, KY – A conference call between Governor Fletcher and House leaders has failed to revive the governor's special session on energy incentives. Kentucky Public Radio's Tony McVeigh reports from Frankfort.

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Regional
11:20 am
Fri July 6, 2007

Region's farmers still battling impact of freeze, drought

Bowling Green, Ky – The farmers in our listening area are contending with a one-two weather-related punch: last April's unexpected freeze, and the current drought. Lisa Autry has this update on how some in the agriculture business are doing in the face of such challenges.

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Regional
9:05 am
Fri July 6, 2007

Ky House adjourns; special session to continue

Frankfort, Ky – The Kentucky House has adjourned and gone home, but the special legislative session called by Governor Fletcher continues. House Speaker Jody Richards appears to be taking a tough stand against the Governor. Kentucky Public Radio reports from Frankfort.

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Brescia University
11:59 am
Thu July 5, 2007

New Leader at Brescia Pushing Idea of "Education for Education's Sake"

Father Larry Hostetter, President of Brescia University in Owensboro

Owensboro, Ky – Father Larry Hostetter has been on the job as President of Brescia University for just a few weeks, but he's keenly aware of several challenges facing the Owensboro school. Father Hostetter wants to increase the enrollment and regional visibility of Brescia. As Kevin Willis reports, part of the plan is to sell prospective students on the concept of a liberal arts education.

Regional
1:06 am
Thu July 5, 2007

House Democrats still unsure about taking part in session

Frankfort, Ky – All eyes are on the Kentucky House, where Democrats say they're still unsure about going along with the idea of a special legislative session called by Governor Fletcher. Kentucky Public Radio's Tony McVeigh reports from Frankfort.

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Regional
10:14 am
Tue July 3, 2007

Ky House, Senate leaders divided on need for special session

Frankfort, Ky – Kentucky House and Senate leaders remain divided on the need for a special legislative session that will begin Thursday. Kentucky Public Radio's Tony McVeigh has this story from Frankfort.

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