tulip poplar http://wkms.org en the morning cram [only good thing about being wounded in the buttocks is the ice cream edition] http://wkms.org/post/morning-cram-only-good-thing-about-being-wounded-buttocks-ice-cream-edition <p><strong>Today on NPR:</strong> We visit Ben and Jerry&#39;s &quot;<a href="http://www.npr.org/2012/05/28/153602928/the-graveyard-of-shelved-ice-cream-flavors">Flavor Graveyard</a>&quot; in Waterbury, Vt. Here, ice cream flavors that the company has killed off are memorialized.</p><p><strong>Around the Commonwealth:</strong></p><p>Traffic is restricted along the Tennessee River at Ledbetter as several <a href="http://wkms.drupal.publicbroadcasting.net/post/crane-barge-sink-near-ledbetter-bridge">sinking barges threaten to topple a construction crane</a> into the water.</p> Mon, 28 May 2012 15:17:23 +0000 Rose Krzton-Presson 18139 at http://wkms.org the morning cram [only good thing about being wounded in the buttocks is the ice cream edition] Tulip Poplars Threatened by Insect http://wkms.org/post/tulip-poplars-threatened-insect <p>The past two years of mild winters have led to an outbreak of pests in the Ohio River Valley. Tulip Poplar trees in the region are being threatened by usually large numbers of the tulip scale insect- which attaches to twigs on tulip poplar trees, sucks sap out of the bark and releases a clear, sticky sugary substance that&rsquo;s commonly called &ldquo;honeydew.&rdquo;</p> Mon, 28 May 2012 15:14:50 +0000 Erica Peterson (KPR) 18138 at http://wkms.org Tulip Poplars Threatened by Insect