4:47 am
Mon July 16, 2007

Firefighters Contract

www.iafflocal168.org

Murray, KY – For 18 months now International Association of Firefighters Local 168 and the city of Paducah have been in contract negotiations. Now, the city's Professional Firefighters are working without a contract.

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Local Features
2:45 am
Mon July 16, 2007

Public Outcry

www.ohvec.org

Murray, KY – A group of Kentucky writers and musicians performing as Public Outcry call attention to the environmental dangers of mountaintop removal mining at Murray State Thursday, July 19th. Kate Locthe interviews musician Kate Larkin.

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4:06 am
Fri July 13, 2007

Executive Inn Sale

JR's Executive Inn

Murray, KY – Now that the Executive Inn sale is final, city officials are hoping for a good working relationship with the new owner.

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4:01 am
Fri July 13, 2007

Gang Violence Forum

www.ocregister.com

Murray, KY – Clarksville, Tennessee residents fed up with a recent rash of gang violence spoke out at a community forum last night.

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Local Features
4:40 am
Thu July 12, 2007

Chris Thile

www.centripetalnotion.com

Murray, KY – Paducah's Carson Center hosts an evening with Nickel Creek (7/12) as part of their Farewell for Now tour. Music From the Front Porch host John McMillen spoke with mandolin player and singer Chris Thile about the band's plans, the upcoming show, and what the future holds for him.

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Local Features
3:38 am
Thu July 12, 2007

Robert Olen Butler Pt. 1

www.thackermountain.com
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Local Features
1:32 am
Thu July 12, 2007

Maiden Alley - "A Mighty Heart"

www.thehollywoodnews.com

Murray, KY – In 2002, Wall Street Journal reporter Daniel Pearl was kidnapped and later killed by terrorists in Pakistan. Film director Michael Winterbottom's latest picture "A Mighty Heart" profiles the events leading up to Pearl's death. Chad Lampe speaks to Maiden Alley Cinema's Larry Thomas about the film.

Click the "Listen" icon above to hear Lampe's interview with Thomas. For show times and rating information visit MaidenAlleyCinema.com.

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Commentary
5:12 am
Wed July 11, 2007

I Remember Ray Brown

Dr. Brian Clardy

Murray, KY – Dizzy Gillespie said "Ray Brown played the strongest, most fluid and imaginative bass lines in modern jazz." A quote such as this summarizes Brown's expansive, nearly six-decade career, collaborating with superstars like Charlie Parker, Ella Fitzgerald, Frank Sinatra, any many others. Dr. Brian Clardy remembers his first hand experience with Ray Brown, days before Brown's sudden death in 2002.

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4:19 am
Wed July 11, 2007

Smoking Ban Challenge

www.sidepockets.com

Murray, KY – Lawyers for the Paducah pool hall owner who is challenging the city's smoking ban were back in front of a McCracken County judge this afternoon.

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3:50 am
Tue July 10, 2007

Ballard Road Funds

Personnel Cabinet Secretary Brian Crall
governor.ky.gov

Murray, KY – Frankfort opened up the state check book this morning and gave Ballard County nearly 800 thousand dollars, mostly for road work.

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