Traffic Safety http://wkms.org en Summer enforcement project nets Ky. arrests http://wkms.org/post/summer-enforcement-project-nets-ky-arrests <p>After three months of stepped-up enforcement on Kentucky's highways, police say the project resulted in apprehension of 41 fugitives as well as thousands of drunken-driving and drug arrests.&nbsp; The effort, called Operation B.L.U.E. Lights, began June 1<sup>st</sup> and ended Labor Day. Kentucky State Police held over 1,600 safety checkpoints across the Commonwealth to draw attention to unsafe driving and reduce traffic deaths.&nbsp; Over 2,000 D-U-I arrests and almost 1,500 hundred drug arrests were made. Fri, 07 Sep 2012 13:23:30 +0000 Todd Hatton & The Associated Press 21825 at http://wkms.org Summer enforcement project nets Ky. arrests the morning cram [killer coal edition] http://wkms.org/post/morning-cram-killer-coal-edition <p><strong>From NPR:</strong> Cases of Black Lung surge as an investigation by NPR and CPI uncovers regulators&#39; inability to control <a href="http://www.npr.org/2012/06/29/155978300/as-mine-protections-fail-black-lung-cases-surge">a deadly disease.</a></p> Mon, 09 Jul 2012 12:26:10 +0000 Shelly Baskin 18946 at http://wkms.org the morning cram [killer coal edition] Illinois Traffic Safety Campaign Starts Today http://wkms.org/post/illinois-traffic-safety-campaign-starts-today <p>Illinois transportation officials are working to curb the rising number of roadway fatalities with the help of the state&rsquo;s digital message boards. Mon, 09 Jul 2012 11:57:11 +0000 AP 18944 at http://wkms.org Illinois Traffic Safety Campaign Starts Today